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Samaritan's Purse

Finance Coordinator, Mission Aviation Services (1817)

Samaritan's Purse
Soldotna, Alaska, United States

Date Posted: 09/20/2013
Categories: Accounting - Administrative - Church/Ministry - Missions/Domestic
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Opportunity exists for a motivated candidate with at least two years of accounting or finance experience and able to work well on a dynamic team.

Position is first point of contact for all financial and budgetary aspects of SP aviation and North American Ministries in Alaska.   These are specialized operations with a unique financial culture.  In addition to bookkeeping duties, will also help with general office and administrative duties including answering phones/email, maintaining files, assist with reports, coordinating travel, monitoring aircraft, ordering & purchasing supplies, and keeping the office clean. 

Two or four year college degree and at least two years related bookkeeping or accounting experience and/or training; or equivalent preferred.  CPA is a plus.  Non-profit or Public Accounting is desirable.  Must maintain a personal relationship with and be a consistent witness for Jesus Christ.
The ideal candidate will be detailed oriented, able to multi-task and work under deadline pressure, work independently and in groups, and act as a liaison to a wide range of critical stakeholders.

Full-time position with benefits.

Mission Statement: Samaritan's Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan's Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease, and famine with the purpose of sharing God's love through His Son, Jesus Christ.  The organization serves the Church worldwide to promote the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Distinct Objectives: The work of Samaritan’s Purse is marked by five distinct objectives, grounded in Scripture and biblical principles:

PROCLAIM THE GOSPEL - EXALT Christ and share the Gospel while working in His Name around the world

SERVE WITH EXCELLENCE - EXCEED the world’s standard while serving the purposes of God’s kingdom

RESPOND WITH COMPASSIONATE ACTION - EXPEDITE our response to needs as the Lord reveals opportunities to minister

DEMONSTRATE BIBLICAL INTEGRITY - EXHIBIT character and integrity personally, at home and work WALK IN BOLD FAITH - EXPECT God to do the impossible-- “God Room”


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