Augustana Lutheran Church is a congregation of the ELCA that actively works with local service organizations and global partners. Augustana in known in West St. Paul and surrounding communities for its great generosity and financial stability. The church seeks an experienced professional to provide accounting functions in support of Augustana and its ministries. Primary responsibilities of the Accountant include preparation of financial statements, payroll and reporting, and processing of accounts payable. The position also prepares financial and analytic reports, assists in the administration of employee benefits and Worker’s Compensation insurance, and administers software tools necessary to carry out bookkeeping and benefits administration. The Accountant works closely with Augustana’s Business Administrator, Pastors, and program staff in a collegial work environment. The position averages 16-20 hours per week with compensation commensurate with skills and experience. Minimum qualifications are a relevant degree and two years of experience in the areas of responsibility, with experience in church accounting and reporting preferred. Work hours are flexible subject to reporting and processing timelines.