Employment OpportunitiesBookkeeper

General Statement of Duties

The bookkeeper is a member of the Church staff and is responsible for the financial record-keeping of the parish. Duties include but are not limited to processing payroll, reconciling bank statements, accounting for deposits and payment of bills, submitting reports to the Diocese and federal/state govts, monitoring and analyzing accounts and coordinating employee benefits.


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field of study or possess equivalent understanding through work experience
  • At least 3 years of work experience in non-profit accounting preferred
  • Involvement working with the community or in a fast-paced environment a plus


Other Requirements

  • Proficient in accounting systems and Microsoft Office suite
  • An understanding of standard bookkeeping procedures
  • Organizational, time management and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to maintain accuracy while managing multiple requests and priorities while meeting deadlines
  • Ability to preserve confidentiality in all transactions
  • Ability to exercise good judgment in handling difficult and/or sensitive situations with the pastor, staff members and parishioners
  • Strong interpersonal skills are essential


To apply, complete an application:

http://www.diobr.org/images/Eapps_Employment_Application_formfields.pdf and submit a letter of interest, resumé and any salary requirements to mzylicz@staloysiusparish.com. This position will remain open until filled.