Twelve years experience as Payroll Accountant with over 25 years of office and bookkeeping expertise. Background includes accounts receivable and accounts payable. Proficient in the operation of office equipment and computers with strong computer skills in MS Office (Word, Excel). Very detail oriented - works together as a team player but also independently with or without little supervision
Excellent writing skills
Attention to detail
Human resources understanding
General ledger accounting skills
Great Plains software
Successfully coordinated the payroll migration from a PC based software to the Cloud based version of ADP Workforce Now.
McLean Bible ChurchVienna, VAPayroll Accountant08/2005 to Current
Meets mandatory deadlines in processing payroll for over 350 staff using ADP Workforce Now
Record payroll journal entries using Great Plains Accounting
Responded to employee inquiries regarding payroll and timekeeping.
Processed rehires, transfers, terminations, garnishments and withholdings.
Maintain and transmit employee pension funds
Administer company medical reimbursement plan
National Religious BroadcastersManassas, VAAdministrative Assistant12/2004 to 08/2005
Handled Accounts Receivable, including processing dues from 1,400 members
Performed member relations duties.
Prepared new member applications and various correspondence.
Regular communications with membership.
First Baptist ChurchAlexandria, VAFinancial Records Manager / Ministry Assistant06/2003 to 09/2004
Maintained payroll, donations records, journal entries and posting to General Ledger
Handled Accounts Payable and bank deposits & reconciliation
Maintained employee benefits, enrollment & terminations
Conducted regular communication with staff and church members.
Wycliffe Bible TranslatorsComputer Programmer and Support / Administrative Assistant05/1992 to 01/2003
Email Administrator for 200-member Cameroon Branch
Assisted in computer programming
Handled computer support and training for field translators, branch office staff and nationals within Cameroon
Worked as the Administrative Assistant to the Creative Services Director
Designed and layout for an award-winning video instructional book, Simply Good Video, 2001.
Millar College of the BibleBookkeeper and Secretary04/1990 to 04/1992
Performed all duties related to Payroll, Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable
Prepared financial statements for the college
Handled charitable donations and bank deposits & reconciliation.
ADP Training Modules
Coursework included Payroll, HR and /BenefitsDeVry Institute of Technology
B.S:Computer Information Systems1989Computer Information Systems Graduated summa cum laude 3.97 Presidential Honor Society
Dean's List Besides Computer Programming, coursework included Accounting, Business Writing and Public Speaking
Community Volunteer Work
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Accounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Administrative Assistant, ADP, Benefits, book, Business Writing, Computer Programming, computer support and training, Email, financial statements, funds, General Ledger, Great Plains Accounting, HR, layout, Director, office, Payroll, processing payroll, Public Speaking, Video