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Accounting Manager

AOK - Oklahoma City, OK 1001 N. PENNSYLVANIA 73107, 1001 N. PENNSYLVANIA, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America Req #9336
Sunday, February 23, 2020

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has an opening for an Accounting Manager for the Central Oklahoma Area Command, located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.



Job Summary


Plans, coordinates, supervises, monitors, and participates in all phases of daily accounting functions for the Central Oklahoma Area Command including Oklahoma, Cleveland and Canadian counties; supervises and evaluates the performance of accounting and bookkeeping staff; ensures that bookkeeping transactions are performed in a timely manner and in compliance with established policies and procedures and verifies the accuracy and integrity of books; prepares various routine and complex budgets and financial reports; attends monthly Advisory Board and Finance Committee and staff meetings; responsible for counting funds raised from the Christmas Kettle Program and various other fund raising activities.



Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities


Knowledge of basic double-entry bookkeeping principles and practices and of applications to accounting transactions.


Knowledge of modern data entry methods as they pertain to bookkeeping functions.


Knowledge of modem office methods, procedures, and practices.


Knowledge of Great Plains accounting system and other similar financial accounting systems and procedures.


Ability to plan, develop and initiate effective and efficient bookkeeping practices and methods in order to increase accuracy and timeliness of financial recording and reporting.


Analytical ability to plan work schedules, evaluate work performances, and provide input on budget planning.


Ability to examine the bookkeeping work performed by subordinates in order to detect errors or omissions.


Ability to effectively lead subordinates, resolve minor complaints, and deal with day to day occurrences.


Ability to prepare complex financial reports and records.


Ability to accept fiscal responsibility of all functionalized accounts.



Education and Experience


Two-year college or technical school degree in accounting, bookkeeping, business or related field, AND four years’ experience in the performance of all phases of modem bookkeeping and related work with at least one year in a supervisory capacity, OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.



Physical Requirements/Working Conditions


Ability to meet attendance requirements.


Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language. Ability to type and keypunch information into a computer.


Ability to perform routine and complex mathematical calculations repeatedly, rapidly and accurately.


Ability to operate various general office equipment including a computer and 10-key calculator.


Ability to effectively and efficiently work on multiple projects at the same time without becoming frustrated or disorganized.


Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail for up to 60% of work time when reading reports, preparing budgets or researching financial transactions.


Ability to manage mental and visual fatigue due to sustained periods of concentration, working under pressure of deadlines and continual interruptions in concentration.


Duties are usually performed seated. Sitting may be relieved by brief or occasional periods of standing or walking.


Limited amount of physical effort required associated with walking, standing, lifting and carrying light objects (less than 25 lbs.) 5-10 % of time.



Additional Comments:
All employees recognize The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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Other details

  • Job Family AOK-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Finance
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Min Hiring Rate $53,000.00
  • Job Start Date Wednesday, February 12, 2020
  • AOK - Oklahoma City, OK 1001 N. PENNSYLVANIA 73107, 1001 N. PENNSYLVANIA, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America