We are looking for an experienced full-time Sr. Staff Accountant and Financial Analyst with Nonprofit experience. In this role, you will be responsible for the following:
Prepare and examine accounting records, financial statements, taxes, and other monthly financial reports
Assist with reporting for business operations and budgets
Complete bank reconciliations for multiple accounts
Monthly closing to include journal entries for all activities
Perform audits, ensuring adherence to standard requirements
Invoicing, Accounts Receivable
Create new processes to improve financial efficiency
Report analysis and findings to management team
Other projects, as assigned
Five (5) years of experience desired
Strong organizational skills
Computer skills - MS Office (strong Excel skills)
Clear communication skills, written and verbal
Fundamental knowledge of GAAP
Detail and deadline-oriented
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Blackbaud Financial Edge experience is a plus --- Nonprofit Cloud Fund Accounting Software
Blackbaud Raiser's Edge experience is a plus --- Fundraising and Donor Management Software
About Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
MISSION, VISION AND VALUES ---
The mission of the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, a seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, is to form visionary leaders to bear witness to the good news of Jesus Christ.
We seek to build up the Body of Christ and work for a world of peace and justice that cares for the whole creation.
LSTC is Christ-centered, responsive to its context, attentive to diversity and committed to excellence.
A COMMUNITY TO FORM LEADERS TO FORM COMMUNITY ---
We believe that our communities cannot be restored without leaders who are able to nurture the gifts of those who gather, organize them for shared purpose, and guide them in a sustained vision.
Such leaders do not happen automatically but must be formed in communities that model faithful living in all of its complexity and promise.