Employment Opportunity Saint John the Baptist/Sacred Heart Parishes

Temporary – 24 hours/week 

Position: Bookkeeper
Practicing Catholic: Preferred
Date: December 11, 2017
Deadline: December 29, 2017 

Qualifications for the position: The ideal candidate must be selfmotivated to complete the responsibilities of the job with minimum supervision; ability to multi-task and establish priorities; ability to maintain flexible attitude and approach towards assignments and successfully operate under appropriate guidelines; ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, write short correspondence, and memos; ability to effectively communicate with staff, parishioners, and other visitors to the parish; ability to exercise discreet judgment in maintaining all information highly confidential; ability to be flexible but meet deadlines when required; establish good organizational skills and priorities; exhibit initiative and responsibility. To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook) and QuickBooks systems. 

Education/Experience: A college degree is preferred with a degree in a related field or comparable bookkeeping experience. 2 years of previous accounting experience is required or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Offer of position is contingent upon successful completion of a mandatory background screening and the VIRTUS “Protecting God’s Children” program. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Benefits are according to Diocesan policy. 

For complete job Description, please contact parish office or Father Robert Kitsmiller. Send cover letter, résumé, and references by Friday, December 29, 2017 to Father Robert Kitsmiller, Pastor (rkitsmiller@ columbuscatholic.org).