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Nashville Rescue Mission


Nashville Rescue Mission


Job Summary

Hope Lives Here! At Nashville Rescue Mission, you’ll be empowered to influence and impact lives. Join our team today!

Nashville Rescue Mission is actively seeking a temporary, part-time Accountant/Bookkeeper who will assist, hands-on, the Vice President of Finance with maintaining accounting records for the Mission.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Performs general accounting and other related duties in the accounting department.
  2. Maintains the general ledger.
  3. Ensures financial data is entered correctly and accurately.
  4. Codes invoices, sets up new accounts, reconciles accounts, and assists with closing the monthly books.
  5. Reconciles bank accounts at least monthly, verifies deposits, and addresses inquiries from banks.
  6. Assists in posting and reconciling donations.
  7. Manages accounts payable and ensures payments are charged to the appropriate accounts.
  8. Gathers necessary account information and documents to perform annual audit.
  9. As appropriate, coordinates with software vendor to maintain accounting software system; recommends updates to enhance the accounting software.
  10. Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related discipline preferred.
  • Three to five years of accounting experience required.
  • Extensive knowledge of general financial accounting.
  • Understanding of and ability to adhere to generally accepted and non-profit accounting principles.
  • Highly proficient with accounting software. Experience with Blackbaud Financial Edge and Raiser’s Edge a plus.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or similar software.

Additional Information


Part-Time employees are eligible for Social Security, Workers Compensation Insurance, and 403(b)(7) retirement plan.

When life is getting difficult, it can help to talk with a professional. That’s why we have a Chaplain on staff as well as offer free counseling and referral services through the Employee Assistance Program.


How to Apply

Nashville Rescue Mission is a Christ-centered community dedicated to providing hope for today, hope for tomorrow, and hope for eternity to the hungry, homeless, and hurting in Middle Tennessee.

We are always looking for extremely talented individuals to join our growing team of men and women who are focused on helping the homeless and hungry in our community.

To apply, please click here.


  • Date Posted: October 10, 2022
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Accounting / Financial Management
  • Service Area: Other
  • Salary Range: $22.61 - $28.26
  • Working Hours: Up to 24 hours per week, Monday - Friday, between 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Onsite preferred)