Accounting Clerk I
The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for an Accounting Clerk for the Palm Beach County Area Command, located in West Palm Beach, FL.
Performs a variety of routine and complex clerical accounting functions including financial recordkeeping and reporting; processes billings, invoices, purchase orders, requisitions, checks, check requests, tax reports, payments and/or deposits.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of the practices and procedures of basic accounting and/or bookkeeping. Knowledge of general office practices and procedures. Ability to organize and maintain files of accounting records. Ability to apply attention to detail and to perform assigned work at a level of proficiency that will limit the impact of errors. Ability to process financial documents in compliance with established policies and procedures.
Education and Experience
High school diploma or G.E.D., and Two years progressively responsible experience working in a general office with accounting and bookkeeping responsibilities.
Licenses and Certifications
Approved background check required
Physical Requirements and 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 mathematical calculations. Ability to sort and file documents alphabetically and numerically. Ability to operate various general office equipment including a telephone, typewriter, computer, and adding machine. Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail with constant breaks in concentration associated with answering phones or speaking in person to clients requiring assistance.
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 work time.
All employees recognize that 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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Application Submittal Period: 04/09/2021 – 04/13/2021
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.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with The Salvation Army!
- Job Family FL-NON-EXEMPT
- Job Function Finance
- Pay Type Hourly
- Hiring Rate $14.63
- Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
- Job Start Date Friday, April 9, 2021
- Job End Date Wednesday, April 6, 2022
- West Palm Beach, FL 2100 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd. 33409, 2100 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd, West Palm Beach, Florida, United States of America