Senior Accountant

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Job Description

The position will primarily be responsible for supporting fund accounting and analysis for non-cash (complex) assets contributed to and held by The Signatry. Specifically, this position will manage the accounting and bank transactions, perform accruals and reconciliations, and assist with the tax returns and the annual audit related to non-cash gifted assets. This position must understand and apply sound accounting principles but also learn and understand the ministry to effectively support the organization.

Primary Responsibilities

  1. Prepare the Summary of Activity (SOA) statements for Complex Asset donors.
  2. Support month end closing for complex assets and donor advised funds, including preparing and recording journal entries, consolidation entries, completing account reconciliations and developing variance analysis. Complete bank reconciliations for supporting organization and complex asset accounts.
  3. Maintain the complex asset portion of the monthly Finance management reporting package for The Signatry. This will include learning the ERP system and how to develop reports using the software.
  4. Complete analysis for key real estate asset holdings and working with 3rd party property management companies.
  5. Perform accounting and investment analysis functions for supporting organizations.
  6. Coordinate with internal legal team to complete complex asset gift intakes and sales and ensure appropriate documentation is in place.
  7. Manage alternative investments held within donor funds by tracking and facilitating capital calls and examining statements to update investment values.
  8. Develop and maintain documentation for Complex Asset accruals, cash reconciliations and other journals to comply with Signatry accounting policies, internal controls and to support the annual external audit and the 990-tax return. Work directly with the Auditors as part of completing a successful annual audit.

Key Qualifications and Skills

  • Alignment with The Signatry values and statement of faith
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance with 4-6 years of experience preferred
  • Strong Excel skills and financial analysis capabilities. Strong working knowledge of MS Office
  • Effective communication skills required to convey information and analysis clearly
  • Ability to complete research and develop recommendations
  • Ability to work independently and move projects and assignments to successful completion
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in a fast- paced environment and react quickly to changes in direction
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and meet deadlines

Work Location: This position is full time and located in our Corporate office in Overland Park, KS. This position can be a hybrid position combining work from home and in office.

Salary Range: TBD

Benefits

  • Medical, dental, vision, basic life and disability insurance coverage is 100% for covered for the employee. Voluntary enrollment for medical, dental and vision for family; Voluntary enrollment for supplemental life, accident and critical illness
  • 401(k) with 4% employer match
  • Fee-less donor advised fund at The Signatry
  • Flexible “Take as You Need It” paid time off policy
  • Stipends/reimbursements towards fitness club memberships, cell phone service, and home internet

About The Signatry

The Signatry seeks to inspire and facilitate revolutionary biblical generosity across generations. Through donor advised funds and other innovative tools and resources, families are empowered to live generously, modeling biblical values for future generations and making a greater impact for causes that align with their passions. Since its founding in 2000, The Signatry has facilitated sending over $3.5 billion to organizations around the world that are dedicated to solving the world’s greatest problems.

Apply Now

To apply for a position, submit the following information to careers@thesignatry.com.

  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Answer the questions, "How do you live out the mission and values of The Signatry?"
  4. Put the name of the position you are applying for in your email subject line.

Notice

Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws:

Equal Employment Opportunity

Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA)

Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

The Signatry is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization and a religious organization that has not waived any exceptions to any federal, state, or local legislation, including, but not limited to Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

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