Staff Accountant


World Gospel Outreach, Inc.

Hattiesburg, MS United States

Staff Accountant – Hattiesburg, MS

World Gospel Outreach, Inc. (WGO), is a protestant, non-denominational, evangelical church ministry that was founded in 1984 and now has ministry operations in both Honduras and Belize. Our Vision Statement is “Impacting the faith of Christ followers through serving and evangelizing children and the poor.” This vision is based on the biblical mandates to care for the poor, widows and orphans; to be fishers of men and to share the gospel of Jesus Christ with the lost and to be accountable before God for how we meet the needs of others. We accomplish this through lifeline ministry outreaches, serve teams, Children’s Ministry and the knowledge that the North American believer will be impacted.

We are searching for the right candidate residing in the Hattiesburg, MS area to fill our full-time exempt Staff Accountant position. The primary role of this position is to handle all assigned U.S. based accounting functions and responsibilities with oversight and support for all Honduras and Belize accounting activities and functions. Key areas of direct responsibility and oversight include but are not limited to monthly payroll processing, retirement plan management, insurance plan upkeep, banking, audits, fixed assets and online software QuickBooks.

Candidates with a bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance are required with a minimum of three years’ experience in management and accounting or equivalent. Knowledge in non-profit accounting is preferred. Microsoft computer experience preferred.

Christian Life:
World Gospel Outreach is a Christian organization, and it is necessary that employees possess and maintain a lifestyle that is above reproach.
All WGO employees must unreservedly:
1. Be a current and active member and/or regular attendee of a like-minded local church that aligns doctrinally with World Gospel Outreach, Inc.
2. Be able to fully support World Gospel Outreach’s mission, vision, core values, statement of faith and ministry philosophy.
3. Be able to follow all policies and procedures set forth in World Gospel Outreach’s Policy & Procedure Manual and Missionary Orientation Guide.

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