SIM USA

Treasurer

SIM USA
Monrovia, Monrovia, Liberia


Date Posted: 01/23/2018
Categories: Missions/Int.
Job Type: N/A

Job Description:

SIM & ELWA Ministries

 

Background and Summary:   The purpose of SIM Liberia is to make disciples where Christ is least known. SIM Liberia ministries and projects cover a wide range of fiscally intensive activities, including the ELWA Ministries of Healthcare, Radio, Education, and campus Utilities. These activities require the services of a well-qualified, experienced Treasurer in order to maintain sustainability, fiscal soundness and growth. The presence of such Treasurer provides SIM Liberia team members with a fiscal platform to carry out their ministries. The Treasurer is also a mentor and role-model to Liberia staff and missionaries in biblical patterns of fiscal integrity, work ethic, and vocational excellence.

 

Responsibilities:   Responsibilities: • Management and oversight of financial operations as the Chief Financial Officer of SIM Liberia, reporting to the Country Director to achieve strategic goals and objectives. • Supervise the work of the SIM Liberia Administration and other SIM Liberia staff associated with the Finance Office to ensure adherence to SIM Principles and Practices in the carrying out of their duties • Provide for the collection, capture, posting, processing, reconciliation of accounts, and reporting of all financial transactions on a monthly basis, using current SIM Liberia Accounting Systems. • Coordinate with Project Coordinator and Project Managers in preparing budgets, periodic financial reports, disbursements, reconciliations, or other fiscal responsibilities. • Assist and advise missionaries in managing their personal field accounts, reviewing and approving ministry expense claims and SIMMED insurance claims. • Liaise with SIM International Finance and other SIM Offices to ensure financial matters are in compliance with all Policies and Practices.

 

Other Ministry Possibilities:   Discipleship, Bible teaching or local church involvement, all undergirded by the development of personal relationships.

 

Experience:   5 Years of financial management and accounting experience. MS Excel, MS Access and other financial and accounting software.

 

Language Requirements:   English (Fluent); OTHER LANGUAGE: Liberian English -- Basic knowledge. Acquired through combination of methods over 2 - 3 months time. Liberian English is spoken in the market place and is appreciated when used in communicating.

 

Compensation:   SIM personnel are volunteers and rely on God’s provision for their living and ministry needs. Support requirements are based on length and location of service, family size, and ages of children.  Support raising training is provided through SIM.

 

 

*There are needs for this type of position in many locations. 

 

Learn More: For more information about this opportunity please contact andrea.wilson@sim.org or visit http://simusa.org

 

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