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Staff Accountant 

Position Accountant  
Category Business Office  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Description

Full Time Year Around Position  |  Non-Exempt  |  Monday to Friday 40 hours Per Week Mininum 

Salary Range: $65,000 to $95,000 - Negotiable but must meet requirements below

Paid Leave: Vacation, Holidays, Sick Days, Personal Day and Professional Days 

Benefits Offered: Major Medical, Dental, and Vision  |  403(b) Retirement Plan  |  Life Insurace

Income Protection: Short-Term Disability and Long Term Disability 

Position Summary:  Denver Christian is growing and adding another Accountant to the Business Office.  The role of the Accountant team member will work closely with the Director of Finance and the other Business Office personnel to accurately and efficiently manage all funds that are received and disbursed at Denver Christian School.

General Employee Expectations: The staff at Denver Christian School are exemplary with respect to the following Denver Christian School Non-Faculty Core Competencies:

 

Spiritual Life

Denver Christian School employees model an active, vibrant faith in Jesus Christ that is especially evident in daily performance of their responsibilities and in their interaction with others.

 

Commitment

Denver Christian School employees demonstrate commitment to the DC mission statement, to a healthy staff climate and culture, to community, and to high quality performance through their work.

 

Professional Excellence

Denver Christian School employees model professional excellence because they are qualified in their area of expertise, committed to continual improvement, and intentionally engage others with an attitude of customer service.

 

Manage Objectives

Employees take a proactive approach to the responsibility of managing tasks, completing work as assigned and on time, and to sharing creative ideas and overall adding value to the community.

 

Leadership

Denver Christian School employees are valuable contributors to the community who build trust within others and display competence and integrity in their work.

 

Professional Expectations: In addition to the Employee Handbook and the Faculty Procedures Handbook, the Expectations of the Accountant team member include but are not limited to the following:

 

  • Perform month-end closing and generate reports for the School and its Foundation

  • Process and manage tuition and fee payments and plans through the FACTS system

  • Reconciliation through Quickbooks each Month and produce reports

    • Cash and Investment Accounts

    • Credit Card Accounts

    • Deferred Revenue and Accounts Receivable - Tuition

    • Pledges Receivable and Donations

    • Debt Loan Balance

    • Fixed Assets (Annually)

    • Restricted Net Assets

  • Produce Department reports

  • Produce Financials and additional analytics as needed and directed

  • Assist the Director of Finance with annual audit prep work

    • Year End Closing and Internal Financials

    • Annual Completion of the IRS 990 - School & Foundation

  • Assist the Admissions office in the FACTS system - enrollments/withdraws

  • Assist Director of Finance with annual budget preparation, analysis, and research

  • Provide support and tracking of the Financial Aid process

  • Provide support and tracking of the Scholarships - internal and external

  • Provide support and tracking of all donations and pledges. 

  • Manage several cash boxes for events and activities within the school 

    • Cash deposits made and cash drawers balanced and filled. 

  • Daily email and phone coorespondance with families regarding tuition accounts - billing, financial aid, etc. 

  • Internal Control process improvement

  • Non-Tuition Revenue recordkeeping and full-cycle financial system creation 

 
Position Requirements

Degree in Accounting required (CPA preferred)

Stable and consistent work history required 

+10 years of full time accounting experience preferred, +5 years full time accounting experience required

Non-profit accounting and audit experience is highly preferred 

Passionate learner, especially in the accounting industry

Very detailed with superior work ethic and internal drive for excellence

Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal

Creative Thinker and Team Player 

Personal faith in Jesus Christ with active involvement in your church

 
Hiring Manager(s) Brant Epperhart  
About the Organization Denver Christian School is a preschool through high school college preparatory Christian school serving the entire Denver metro area. DC is committed to educating 21st century students, encouraging them to grow in their own strengths, uniqueness, and talents.

Since 1916, Denver Christian School has been educating children: mind, body, and spirit. The preschool through high school program focus has always been inspired from the Lord who said 'Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.'


Our Mission
To inspire and equip students of Christian families to engage the world with Christ's transforming power and love.
At Denver Christian, we aspire to educate students in a diverse, faith-based community. DC nurtures and develops students' personal gifts and prepared them to engage the world as leaders. Our faculty and staff guide students through a process of learning that focuses on knowledge enriched with the arts, technology, athletics, and is rooted in our Christian perspective on education.

Denver Christian School nurtures the individual student. Encouraging students to grow in their own strengths, uniqueness, and talents.

After conducting competitive market analysis, Denver Christian continues to be a clear leader in the Denver-area market for private education value and excellence. We believe that God is excellent and so therefore we strive for excellence in all that we do. From academics to faith formation, life skills, community, and communication, Denver Christian is committed to becoming the standard in educational excellence for Christian families.
 
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to http://DenverChristianSchool.appone.com



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