Now Hiring Accounting Generalist

Accounting Generalist

Christ Presbyterian Church is seeking a generalist to conduct the church’s accounting functions.  This is a part-time position.


  • Verifies and posts details of business transactions such as receipts and disbursements to appropriate general ledger accounts.
  • Prepares payable checks, parishioner account statements, expense reports, etc.
  • Reconciles general ledger accounts with supporting information.
  • Reconciles bank statements
  • Prepares and issues paychecks.
  • Keeps records of salaries, wages and various types of leave pay.
  • Reconciles and summarizes all cash receipts.
  • Reviews and processes all approved vendor invoices, check requests and expense reports for payment in a timely manner.
  • Prepares monthly financial statements and supporting schedules.
  • Semi-annual giving notices to parishioners.
  • Meet monthly with CPC finance committee to discuss previous month’s results.
  • Work with church committees to construct the annual budget.
  • Records journal entries

Knowledge and Skills

  • Familiarity with Shelby software a plus
  • Knowledge of fund accounting
  • Detail orientation
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to think analytically and apply the “reasonableness test” to results and suggest improvements to processes

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a few days/times that you are available for an interview to Rev. Dr. Jessica Patchett, Senior Pastor and Head of Staff: