A Community of Faith in the Jupiter, Tequesta and Hobe Sound Area



The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd

"We Have A Place For You."

Position: Part-time Business Manager

Position Description
The Part-time Business Manager will work under the supervision and direction of the Parish Administrator by providing general bookkeeping and limited human resource assistance services for Good Shepherd, including receivables, payables, general ledger maintenance, payroll, and quarterly and year-end payroll tax reporting.  The Business Manager will maintain the books on the ACS Financials module, maintain files for payables and accounting records, conduct bank reconciliations, provide monthly reports to the Treasurer, and assist with the annual Parochial Report.  

We are looking for someone who has:

  •  A college degree with applied experience in business, and preferably, non-profit organizations
  • 3-5 years previous accounting experience with church and fund accounting preferred
  • Strong interpersonal and professional skills
  • The ability to work collaboratively with others
  • Impeccable attention to detail with good organization skills
  • Respect for confidentiality requirements
  • A friendly and approachable demeanor for parishioner inquiries
  • A familiarity with pension and benefits management, and payroll administration

Core Competencies

  • Accounting and budgeting skills
  • Use of Microsoft Office software
  • Familiarity with accounting software (ACS), online giving, and membership database (Realm)

A.A. or B.S. in accounting, bookkeeping, or business office management

This position is part-time

15-19 hours per week

Interested Applicants
Submit a cover letter and resume to Merike Seely – mseely@goodsheponline.org

Posted on:  July 25, 2019

The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd is a growing faith community located in northern Palm Beach County, Florida, in the seaside village of Tequesta.  Our life of faith is grounded in our worship in the Eucharist, and we know that we are called by God. Our statement of faith is that Jesus Christ taught us to live life with two great purposes:  Love God and each other greatly, and bring others into God's community of faith, the Church. 

Good Shepherd is currently seeking qualified professionals for the following positions: