Accounting Clerk  (Mississippi United Methodist Foundation, Inc.)


Accounting Clerk  This position is integral to the core of our service to United Methodist churches in Mississippi. Responsibilities include a variety of accounting, bookkeeping and financial tasks. Accuracy is of utmost importance. Successful candidate will be responsible for calculating and recording of day to day accounting transactions for company operations as well as deposits, withdrawals, and disbursements for underlying client accounts. Candidate will support the Treasurer in accounting for transactions involving Foundation investments.


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Duties of Accounting Clerk: 

 Verifies and posts details of business transactions, such as: funds received and disbursed 

 Reconciles accounting records to supporting documentation 

 Recommends actions to resolve discrepancies 

 Investigates questionable data 

 Extracts general ledger information and compiles accounting reports and account statements 

 Assists Treasurer with monthly, quarterly, and annual transactions, statements, and reports 

 Responds to customer inquiries verbally and in writing 

 Performs related or similar duties as required or assigned. 


Required Qualifications: 

 Work well with others 

 3 years experience in accounting 

 Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook 

 Comfortable learning new accounting and trust software applications 

 Organizational, verbal and written communication skills 

 Attention to detail and ability to multi-task 

Desired Qualifications: 

 Knowledge of financial services industry 

 Trust accounting experience 

 Comfortable operating a variety of office equipment 

Qualified individuals interested in working in a small office environment send a cover letter and resume to or the above address by February 1, 2019.

Contact: Mississippi United Methodist Foundation, Inc.

Address: P. O. Box 2415 Ridgeland MS 39158



320 Briarwood Drive
Jackson, MS 39206
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