Accounts Payable Bookkeeper
Stanwood, WA Administration
Job Type
Full-time
Description

SUMMARY

The primary purpose of this position is to provide accurate financial information regarding the expenses of the Camp by receiving, processing, verifying invoices and receipts for expenses and reconciling vendor and statements. The person in this position is expected to have common sense, discretion, accuracy, high attention to detail, and the ability to prioritize duties and adhere to deadlines. The Accounts Payable Bookkeeper is part of the Business Office Team that processes all financial data for the three locations within the Warm Beach Camp Ministries. The person in this position shall, at all times, demonstrate cooperative behavior towards colleagues, guests and supervisors. Regular attendance is essential for this position. Adherence to a published, departmental schedule is expected and required.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Includes the following. Other duties may be assigned.


1. Work with Management Team to get all invoices/receipts approved before entry into accounting software.

2. Post transactions into Accounts Payable.

3. Reconcile credit card statements and utilize software for receival of backup and approvals.

4. Answer all vendor inquiries.

5. Analyze and reconcile vendor statements each month.

6. Work with HR & Business Manager and C.O.O. in managing cash flow.

7. Prepare accounts payable checks.

8. Maintain check registers for AP and all bank related activity on the accounts.

9. Maintain capital projects and/or restricted funds worksheets.

10. Document and maintain all accounts payable files.

11. Prepare analysis and reconciliation of accounts, as required.

12. Monitor sales tax and use tax on all transactions as needed and submit to state monthly records.

13 Assist with mailroom and other Business Office duties as needed.

14. Provide Business Office support during The Lights of Christmas, as assigned.


SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This position is not a regular supervisory position.


MINISTRY STATEMENT

Warm Beach Camp Ministries exist to share the hope and love of Christ through camping ministries and experiences in the Pacific Northwest.


At Black Diamond Camp, we exist to inspire Christ-like change through outdoor adventure, authentic relationships and biblical truth. 


At Rainier Camp and Retreat Center, we exist to provide Christ-centered hospitality to groups seeking adventure in God's wild creation.


At Warm Beach Camp and Conference Center, we exist to provide Christ-centered environments, experiences and resources to draw people to God through camping ministries, conferences and events.  


POSITION CLASSIFICATION

This is a full-time, year-round position.

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

 

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.


REASONING ABILITY

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

 

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

None.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to stand; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.


WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

CROSS TRAINING

This Employee will be available to be cross-trained into other areas of the ministry as needs arise.