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Explore the list of opportunities for short term mission below. From medical electives and internships to being a working visitor, there are lots of options for you to consider. When you see something that takes your interest just click enquire, fill out a form and we’ll be back in touch with you to talk about the next steps.

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Eternal Impact - Romania

Radio and video production for local ministry Find out more...

Cost: £2500 + Airfare (TBC)

Application deadline: ongoing

Want to learn how to use your passion for media to engage non-Christians for Christ?  Want to experience how other cultures use media to be ambassadors to the lost? Interested in interacting with other cultures?

Then this 4-week internship is for you! Taking place in Romania in summer 2018, you will learn from Reach Beyond and other media professionals to:

  • Use media to creatively engage non-Christians
  • Create and manage media content for radio, internet and video, including production and technical applications
  • Write and produce compelling stories for both audio and video formats
  • Learn how to discover and target an audience
  • Utilise social media to further connect and engage with your audience

This unique internship opportunity will give you a wide range of media experiences. The training is conducted in English and through it you will have an unparalleled opportunity in media training, cross-cultural experiences and spiritual development.

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Akoma Ntoso (linked hearts)(29 June 2018 - 28 July 2018)

Nursing, Pre-Med, Medical students, Children’s ministry. Find out more...

Cost: £2000 + Airfare

Application deadline: ongoing

Travel with Reach Beyond on a summer missions internship to Accra, Ghana for learning, serving, and being discipled in medical missions in an immersive atmosphere. Enjoy the beauty of culture through training and working with the local people. Develop a heart for medical missions and ministry as you work to touch the lives of others for Christ's Kingdom.

You will actively participate in medical clinics and children’s ministry in several rural communities and community outreach projects with local partners. Throughout your time in Africa, you will experience Christ in new ways through ongoing spiritual development.

Link your HANDS to others through healthcare, children’s ministry and community development.

Link your LIFE with Africans by living and working with them.

Link your SOUL to the African culture.

This summer missions trip will give you a new perspective on God's heart as you apply your medical and nursing skills with compassion to help make a long-lasting Kingdom impact in Africa.

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Engage

Seeing God use imperfect people in incredible ways through water projects, hygiene, drama, education, healthcare experience and so much more. Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

Our programme in Ecuador is designed for mission-minded students who desire to apply the knowledge they have learned in the field. Come and experience first-hand the joy of serving in an ever-changing world. We do not offer the clean shirt "office" experience; we are the hands and feet on the ground in the communities. 

Engineering, Healthcare, Education, Intercultural Studies, Accounting, Chemistry, Physics, Cosmetology and many more majors will be used by God to advance the Kingdom. If you know you are a missionary where God has placed you and want to advance His Kingdom and yourself, our programme is the one for you.

Multidisciplinary teams will work together to use the skills God has given you to impact each other’s lives and the lives of Ecuadorians. Come and be a part of what God is doing in Ecuador!

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ESL Teacher / Mentor

Do you have a desire to use your English as a Second Language skills to help prepare Latin American Christians to serve as cross-cultural missionaries? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

Would you enjoy working with a multi-national team dedicated to equipping new missionaries with skills to thrive on the mission field?

Corrientes is a missionary training program located in Quito, Ecuador. Corrientes provides individualised mentoring and equipping for Latin Americans who are called to national and cross-cultural missions work. We urgently need a dedicated ESL teacher who is eager to teach English language acquisition to these Latin American missionary candidates. Many of them will be working with international teams or serving in countries where the national language is only taught through English, so learning English is vital to their missionary preparation.

An ideal ESL teacher would have a degree in ESL or a TESOL certificate, teaching experience, cross-cultural experience and some proficiency in Spanish. This person could work as a long-term or short-term ESL teacher/mentor and would be required to raise their own support.

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Maintenance Worker

Are you a jack-of-all-trades with a desire to serve other missionaries? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

In Quito, Ecuador Reach Beyond has an apartment building, temporary missionary housing, and our radio compound to maintain and manage. We often could use an extra pair of hands to fix things, paint, and work on small construction projects or other odd jobs.

If you think you would have the ability, patience, and compassion to work with our missionaries and often alongside a national worker, we would love for you to apply!

Do you have:

  • Proficiency in Spanish or a willingness to learn the language.
  • Handyman skills.
  • A servant heart to do whatever is needed.
  • A willingness to be open to how things are done in the Latin American culture.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Latin America

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Mobile Medical Clinic Manager

Reach Beyond's Community Development team in Ecuador requires a manager to lead the mobile medical clinic ministry. Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

This ministry addresses the physical and spiritual needs of the local people as it seeks to be the voice and hands of Jesus.

Core responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Liaising and planning with community leaders, church leaders, and partner missions for the mobile clinic service.
  • Liaising with medical and dental professionals who will staff the clinics.
  • Developing contacts and relationships with Ecuadorian health service providers and health professionals.
  • Logistical and technical support for the clinics, including re-stocking of medicines and supplies.
  • Leadership and supervision when the clinic is on site.
  • Filing of documentation and records and other administrative tasks.
  • Helping to oversee the budget.
  • Maintaining and developing donor relationships and ministry partners through regular and relevant communication via blogs, websites and newsletters.

Job qualifications include:

  • Fluency in Spanish.
  • Good interpersonal skills and leadership ability.
  • Experience in a medical environment (clinic, hospital, or pharmacy).
  • Reach Beyond is a faith mission, and all missionaries raise their own financial support.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Latin America

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Hospital Chaplain

Are you a pastor with a heart for comforting the sick and discipling their carers? Are you passionate about sharing God’s comfort, love, and truth in a cross-cultural setting? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

Would you enjoy serving patients and their families and also ministering to hospital staff?

Do you have:

  • A high level of integrity, confidentiality and fairness.
  • Experience in counseling and the ability to respond to pastoral needs.
  • Experience in conflict resolution.
  • A willingness to learn Spanish.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

If these qualities describe you, this may be the perfect opportunity for you to be the voice and hands of Jesus with Reach Beyond.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Latin America

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Guest House Manager

Are the gifts of hospitality and service your strong points? Have you ever dreamed of running a Bed and Breakfast? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

We have guest houses in several regions that need a manager. If you enjoy using your gifts to minister to others, this position may be for you.

Do you have:

  • Willingness to learn a language.
  • A servant’s heart.
  • An eye for detail.
  • Good organisational skills.
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision.
  • Ability to coordinate repairs as needed.
  • Physical ability to clean the house.
  • Physical ability to change 60 pound gas tanks.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

If these qualities describe you, this may be the perfect opportunity for you to be the voice and hands of Jesus with Reach Beyond!

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Asia Pacific, Europe/Eurasia, Latin America

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Clinic Administrator

Do you have experience in administration and a desire to lead a medical team in a cross-cultural community clinic setting? Do you passionately serve those less fortunate than you to show them the love of Jesus? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

If you are a self-starter, detail-oriented, gifted in leadership, and able to implement short- and long-term plans, this may be the job for you!

Candidates will:

  • Supervise day-to-day operations.
  • Oversee doctors, nurses, and staff.
  • Lead recriuting and training.
  • Organise budgeting and financial management.
  • Implement community health planning.
  • Raise their own financial support or have the capacity to be self-funded.
  • A willingness to learn the local language if required.

If you have a desire to use your administrative gifts on the mission field, this may be the perfect opportunity for you to be the hands of Jesus with Reach Beyond!

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Latin America

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Audio Engineers / Technicians

Do you feel led to use your RF engineering skills to help start radio stations around the world broadcasting the gospel of Jesus Christ? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

Do you have:

  • A degree in electrical engineering or related field.
  • 3-5 years experience in radio.
  • The technical knowledge and ability to install and maintain radio equipment.
  • Above-average usability of Windows and Mac operating systems.
  • The ability to communicate technical concepts in understandable, non-technical ways.
  • Willingness to learn a local language.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

If you love working on the technical side of things, using radio as a tool in spreading the gospel of Jesus Christ on the mission field and starting new projects and stations, this is a perfect opportunity for you to become the voice of Jesus! 

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Latin America

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Agricultural Workers

Will you refuse to watch people, for whom Christ died, suffer in pain and poverty when you can help restore them in His name? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

Can you use your agricultural knowledge to spread the Gospel? Do you have a servant’s heart and the desire to work in community settings?  This may be the career for you!

A ministry partner has developed an Agricultural Support Project (ASP) to support indigenous farmers through training and provide extension services in animal husbandry and growing of crops.  The goal of the project is to improve farming practice leading to a more profitable and sustainable agriculture and a better livelihood for farmers.

Candidates should have:

  • Experience in agriculture.
  • Teaching experience in agriculture is an advantage.
  • Openness to work in other cultures.
  • Ability to build cross cultural relationships.
  • Educational Requirements.
  • University degree in agriculture with a teaching qualification preferred.
  • Willingness to learn a local language may be needed.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Europe/Eurasia, Latin America

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Water and Sanitation Engineers

Civil, environmental and/or sanitation engineers are needed to assist rural communities with the construction, maintenance, administration and follow-up of appropriate sustaining water supply and sanitation. Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

Candidates should have: 

  • Technical preparation and experience.
  • Willingness to learn and adapt their skills to the needs of rural communities. 
  • Bible knowledge and biblical orientation for holistic community development.
  • Design ability.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Hands-on building skills 
  • Project funding communications and follow-up. 
  • A willingness to work and travel in remote isolated areas.
  • An ability to collaborate with a multi-cultural team of professionals with varied skills. 
  • Desire to learn the local language if needed.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Europe/Eurasia, Latin America

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Teachers / School Administrators

If you have the gift of administration or teaching and a passion to help students achieve their God given potential, this position may be for you! Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

The successful applicant should possess the following:

  • Experience in school evaluation.
  • Minimum of a degree or masters in administration highly desired.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in the education system
  • May need local language
  • Will raise their own financial support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

URGENT NEED - teachers for Kindergarten, Grade 2, and middle school science  for the 2017-2018 school year

If your desire is to invest in the lives of students and see them excel academically and spiritually, this may be the perfect opportunity for you to be the voice and hands of Jesus with Reach Beyond!

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Europe/Eurasia, Latin America

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Physicians / Nurses / Health Workers /Health Educators

Are you energised working internationally as part of a team, using your knowledge of healthcare or community development to spread the Gospel? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

Do you passionately serve those less fortunate than you, to show them the love of Christ?  Are you innovative, independent and able to work in community settings with little or no supervision?  This may be the position for you!

This is a full-time position and the successful applicant is required to:

  • Raise their own financial support or have the capacity to be self-funded.
  • Have a willingness to learn a local language.

Get in touch with us to discuss how you could use your skills through this role.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Europe/Eurasia, Latin America

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Pastor - Media Ministries

Are you a pastor who would enjoy providing leadership and spiritual formation to our international ministry team? Are you passionate about serving God in a cross-cultural setting? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

 If you are committed to discipling and equipping others, this position may be for you.

Do you have:

  • A good command of written and spoken Spanish.
  • A high level of integrity, confidentiality and fairness.
  • Experience in conflict resolution.
  • Experience in counselling desired, but not required.
  • The ability to respond to the pastoral needs of listeners, the ministry team and media personnel. 
  • Leadership skills to supervise a team of counsellors.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

If these qualities describe you, this may be the perfect opportunity for you to be the voice and hands of Jesus with Reach Beyond!

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Latin America

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Media & Communications Coordinators / Interns

Are you seeking internship experience in media and communications? Are you self-motivated, media-savvy and passionate about communicating the gospel through different venues to the unreached peoples of the world? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

Do you have:

  • Some knowledge and experience (1-4 years) in communications, digital media, media production or related field.
  • Skills in photography, video production, journalism and web communications.
  • The ability to work closely with a multi-cultural team on the mission field.
  • The ability to write and speak or willingness to learn Spanish & English.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

If you excel in different communication resources and are passionate about using media to reach the world for Christ, this internship opportunity is perfect for you to be the voice of Jesus!

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Latin America

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Human Resources Generalists / Specialists / Mobilisers

Are you comfortable dealing with people, details and policies? Do you have a passion for helping others spread the Gospel? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

If you have a zeal for missions, serving others, and promoting a healthy, enjoyable work environment, this may be a great match for you!

People are our greatest asset. Human Resources staff are needed to work with our wonderful missionaries, employees, volunteers and short-term workers. This individual will oversee the effective implementation of mission-wide and local human resource policies, as well as taking an active role in promoting a healthy, enjoyable and productive work environment based on Christ-centered principles. 

This is a full-time position and the successful applicant is required to:

  • Raise their financial support or have the capacity to be self-funded.
  • Have a willingness to learn the local language.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Global, Latin America, Ministry Service Centre

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Facilities Manager

Are you a jack-of-all-trades with a desire to serve other missionaries? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

In Shell, Ecuador, Reach Beyond owns 16 housing units, an office building and approximately 20 acres of property that all need to be maintained.

If you think you would have the ability, patience, and compassion to work with our missionaries and often alongside a national worker, we would love for you to apply!

Do you have:

  • Proficiency in Spanish or a willingness to learn the language.
  • Handyman skills.
  • A servant heart to do whatever is needed.
  • A willingness to be open to how things are done in the Latin American culture.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Latin America

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Crisis Management Coordinator

Do you have experience in crisis management and a heart for keeping a multi-cultural group of missionaries and staff safe in an emergency? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

If you would enjoy using your experience to prepare for and handle crises, this may be a great opportunity for you!

Do you have:

  • Experience in emergency management and planning, and possibly experience in safety and fire or police work.
  • The ability to build a multi-cultural crisis response team.
  • The ability and willingness to build relationships with local emergency agencies (police, fire, and ambulance).
  • The ability to train missionaries in emergency procedures.
  • A willingness to learn the local language.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

If you desire to serve God on the mission field with practical skills and experience, this may be the perfect opportunity for you to be the voice and hands of Jesus with Reach Beyond.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Latin America

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Community Development Technicians

Are you an outstanding individual who loves developing initiatives, pioneering work and training people on the mission field? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

Are you passionate about building teams and equipping indigenous people to be more effective in community health and development reaching those who have never heard about Jesus Christ?  This may be what you are looking for!

Get in touch with us to find out where your skills could be used.

Proficiency in a local language may be needed.  The successful applicant is required to raise their support or have the capacity to be self-funded. This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Asia Pacific, Europe/Eurasia, Latin America, North Africa/Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa

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Administrators / Senior Managers / Executive Assistants

Do you love serving others and providing vital support functions? Are you consistent and interested in effective processes? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

If you have administrative giftings, an eye for detail and love missions, this may be just the job for you!

Office Administrators attend to operational functions that require consistency and can be handled by just one individual. You will have significant experience in managing people (staff and volunteers) including the ability to develop strategic partnerships in the local community. Experience in project management would be an advantage but not essential.

This is a full-time position and the successful applicant is required to:

  • Raise their own financial support or have the capacity to be self-funded.
  • Have a willingness to learn a local language.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Asia Pacific, Europe/Eurasia, Latin America, Ministry Service Centre, North Africa/Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa

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Digital Media Trainers / Specialists

Would you love using internet media development with ministry initiatives to reach those who have never heard about Jesus Christ around the world? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

If you can bring new initiatives designed to build fresh tools and strategies in new media, then we may have just the position for you!

Do you have:

  • The desire and skills to coordinate media development among the regional partners and ministry initiatives.
  • The skills and ability to help bring innovative approaches to new media into the regions. 
  • The desire to work in close collaboration with the Regional Director, global staff, regional and national partners.
  • Above-average communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Willingness to learn a local language.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

Use your skills in new media on the mission field to tell people worldwide about the gospel of Jesus Christ, be the voice and hands of Jesus through this role with Reach Beyond.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Asia Pacific, Europe/Eurasia, Latin America, Ministry Service Centre, North Africa/Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa

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Staff Care Coordinators for Adults & Children

This individual is proactively involved in caring for the needs of those overseas; offering them a safe and secure environment to voice problems and concerns. Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

This position plays a supportive role in all member care.

Requirements:

  • A committed Christian with a heart for service.
  • Willingness to communicate effectively with families to help solve any issues.
  • The successful applicant raise their own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Asia Pacific, Europe/Eurasia, Latin America, Ministry Service Centre, North Africa/Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa

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Social Media Writers / Content Creators

Are you a creative thinker who enjoys working on the cutting edge in a fast-paced environment? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

Do you have:

  • Experience in writing scripts.
  • Basic web design knowledge.
  • Basic use of social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.).
  • Knowledge of youth popular culture.
  • Audio and video skills in filming and editing.
  • Willingness to learn a local language.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

If you enjoy using your creativity to reach others for Christ, this may be the perfect opportunity for you to be the voice and hands of Jesus with Reach Beyond!

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Latin America, Ministry Service Centre

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Radio Producers

Does the idea of using relevant radio programmes and creative content to reach those who have never heard of Christ, on the international mission field, energise you? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

Do you have:

  • A degree in communications, media, radio production or related field.
  • The availability to work either part or full time.
  • The skills to develop and produce creative Christian-based content for mainstream commercial radio stations.
  • Above-average communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Willingness to learn a local language if needed. (Specific need for Arabic speaker/translator in some regions.)
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

If you desire to use radio programmes as a tool for spreading the gospel on the mission field and want to write high-quality content to challenge millennial thinking, this is a wonderful opportunity for you to serve as the voice Jesus!

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Latin America, Ministry Service Centre, North Africa/Middle East

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Radio Planters / Technicians / Engineers

Do you have a desire to research the latest computer hardware, satellite/studio equipment, and radio automation software? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

Are you capable of troubleshooting hardware/software problems and assembling audio harnesses/equipment?

If you have a passion to increase the number of radio stations globally so others can hear the good news of the Gospel, this may be the perfect opportunity for you!

Do you have:

  • Experience in FM transmitters and antennas.
  • Familiarity in troubleshooting and repairs on transmitters
  • The ability to provide engineering support for a line of locally-produced transmitter and antenna products being used by worldwide ministry partners around the globe.
  • A desire to serve as a consultant for global ministry partners who may experience a broad variety of technical challenges with their broadcast installations.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

If you have a passion to increase the number of radio stations globally so others can hear the good news of the Gospel, this may be the perfect opportunity for you!

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:
Asia Pacific, Europe/Eurasia, Sub-Saharan Africa

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IT Technicians / Helpdesk / Generalists

Do you enjoy assisting others with technical questions and troubleshooting? Are you detail-oriented? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

If you have a passion for missions and information technology, this position may be for you!

Do you have:

  • Experience in maintaining networks and servers.
  • Ability to operate computer programmes and standard office equipment.
  • A willingness to help with installation or maintenance of computers.
  • Desire to learn the local language.
  • Determination to raise your own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:

Asia Pacific, Europe/Eurasia, Latin America, Ministry Service Centre, North Africa/Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa

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Financial Analysts / Accountants / Bookkeepers

Do you value accuracy and consistency? Are you familiar with QuickBooks and inventory control software? Find out more...

Application deadline: ongoing

 If you love missions, have a servant's heart and embrace living in a foreign land, this may be the job for you!

Requirements:

  • Must be comfortable using MS Quickbooks software.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to travel from time to time as part of the job.
  • Experienced accountant who is comfortable managing a small national support staff of clerks and bookkeepers.
  • Proficiency in English and a foreign language may be required depending upon location.
  • The successful applicant will raise their own support or have the capacity to be self-funded.

This opportunity is available to both short and long term applicants.

Available in:

Latin America, Ministry Service Centre, North Africa/Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa

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