published 1/3/2023

Start: Immediate

Messiah UMC in Plymouth is seeking a part-time bookkeeper. This position averages 10 hours/week, with flexible hours. The bookkeeper is responsible for maintaining and safeguarding all finances and financial records, including financial reports, payroll, vendor invoices, and year-end statements.


  • Provide pastors, finance representative, operations director, and program directors with monthly and annual reports. 
  • Provide insights on any significant financial impacts.
  • Reconcile all bank accounts monthly. 
  • Process vendor invoices. 
  • Responsible for ensuring proper internal controls and audit trails regarding financial transactions. 
  • Prepare annual reports consisting of receipts and disbursements. 
  • Process payroll. 
  • Responsible for proper withholding and reporting of taxes. 
  • Process year end earnings statements. 
  • Execute most of the financial decisions made by the finance committee


  • BA/BS degree or 5+ years experience in bookkeeping or accounting. 
  • Working knowledge of Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Knowledge of CDMplus accounting software or aptitude and willingness to learn. 
  • Maintain confidences
  • Effective listening and communication skills



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Contact: Bethany Nelson

Address: Messiah United Methodist Church, 17805 County Road 6, Plymouth, MN 55447

Phone: (763) 473-6968

Email: Click to email


Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

(612) 870-0058