We are looking for team members
 
 

Current Employment Opportunities:

Would you like a job that is also a ministry?

Amazing Discoveries™, an international Christian media ministry, is seeking a new member of our team for the following positions:

Video Editor / Motion Graphics Designer

Video Editor needed for film and TV editing of lengthy programs, creating trailers, commercials, filming and editing presentations, interviews, etc.

Skills Needed:

  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe Premiere a must. Final Cut optional.
  • Graphic design and motion experience also required - Adobe After Effects, Motion, and Photoshop and Illustrator preferred.
  • Experience with sound editing an asset.
  • Familiarity with lighting and use of cameras
  • Valid Driver's License and Vehicle
  • Canadian citizen or Canadian Work Visa

Qualities Desired:
creative, self-motivated, strong work ethic, willing to ask questions and receive feedback, ability to work in a team environment and cooperate with co-workers. Able to multi-task. Flexible and strongly motivated to produce excellent quality material in short time, excellent time management skills,

Interested applicants should respond with cover letter and resume to hr @ amazingdiscoveries.org

Marketing Specialist

Marketing Specialist needed to assist Communications Manager in various areas of marketing including but not limited to web development, social media, advertising, evangelism, and promotion.

Skills/Requirements:

  • Seventh-day Adventist in good standing and passionate about ministry
  • Able to work in Canada
  • Excellent English skills (skill test may be required)
  • Vehicle required
  • Able to travel to events if necessary
  • Excellent typing skills (60+)
  • Familiarity with MS Office - specifically Word and Powerpoint
  • Strong communication and writing skills

Experience:

  • Website design experience helpful but not required
  • Familiarity with user experience design an asset
  • User research experience, including interviews, focus groups, surveys, etc. an asset
  • Proficiency with social media and apps helpful but not required
  • Able to work well independently and with strong personalities
  • Fundraising experience an asset
  • 2-3 years marketing experience
  • Degree in Marketing an asset

Hours are 9:00am - 5:00pm Monday to Thursday, Friday hours available also.

Send cover letter and resume to hr @ amazingdiscoveries.org

PHP/Web developer

Web Developer needed to help with a variety of projects.

  • Terms of Employment: Permanent, Full Time (40 hours per week)
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Location: Langley, British Columbia
  • Education: Completion of university
  • Minimum experience: 2 years
  • Programming Languages: PHP, JavaScript
  • Databases: MySQL
  • Web technologies: HTML5, CSS3
  • Computer and Technology Knowledge: Linux, Networking
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: handling heavy loads, attention to detail
  • Other Requirements: experience working with e-commerce, content management systems and Zend Framework.

Knowing Open Cart and Laravel is an asset.

Qualities Desired:
a missionary's heart, attention to detail, ability to work in a team environment and cooperate with co-workers, creative, self-motivated, strong work ethic, excellent time management skills.

Interested applicants should respond with cover letter and resume to hr @ amazingdiscoveries.org

IT Tech

Amazing Discoveries is looking for an IT Technician to help with a variety of projects.

This IT position requires the following skills:

  • Advanced knowledge of HTML/PHP/CSS programming
  • Advanced knowledge with Windows Server and Windows XP/ Win 7 Troubleshooting
  • Familiarity with FTP
  • Familiarity with broadcast software an asset
  • Flexible work schedule, able to work odd hours including at night.
     
  • must have valid driver's license and vehicle
  • must be able to work in Canada

The successful candidate will exhibit the following qualities:

  • Strong work ethic
  • Able to work in a team environment as well as without supervision
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills

It is strongly recommended that interested applicants be comfortable working with Christian-related material.

Interested applicants should respond with cover letter and resume to hr @ amazingdiscoveries.org

Financial Controller

Overview of Duties: You will supervise all accounting staff, and be accountable for the accounting operations of the ministry, to include the production of periodic financial reports, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy of the ministry's reported financial results, and ensure that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles or international financial reporting standards, with potential additional duties of cash management.

Job Specifications:

Management

  1. Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures
  2. Manage outsourced functions
  3. Oversee the operations of the accounting department, including the design of an organizational structure adequate for achieving the department's goals and objectives
  4. Oversee the accounting operations of subsidiary corporations, especially their control systems, transaction-processing operations, and policies and procedures

Transactions - In conjunction with bookkeeper,

  1. Ensure that accounts payable are paid in a timely manner
  2. Ensure that all reasonable discounts are taken on accounts payable
  3. Ensure that accounts receivable are collected promptly
  4. Ensure that periodic bank reconciliations are completed
  5. Ensure that required debt payments are made on a timely basis
  6. Maintain the chart of accounts
  7. Maintain an orderly accounting filing system
  8. Maintain a system of controls over accounting transactions

Reporting

  1. Issue timely and complete financial statements
  2. Coordinate the preparation of the corporate annual report
  3. Recommend benchmarks against which to measure the performance of company operations
  4. Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts
  5. Calculate variances from the budget and report significant issues to management
  6. Provide for a system of management cost reports

Compliance

  1. Coordinate the provision of information to external auditors for the annual audit
  2. Comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filing

Desired Qualifications: The controller candidate should have a Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration, or equivalent business experience and 10+ years of progressively responsible experience for a major company or division of a large corporation. Preference will be given to candidates with non-profit experience. Seventh-day Adventist

Working Conditions: Primarily in an office environment.

Personal Qualities: a missionary's heart, attention to detail, ability to work in a team environment and cooperate with co-workers, perfect attention to detail, self-motivated, strong work ethic. Candidate should be comfortable working in a Christian environment. Must have Canadian work visa and have their own vehicle.

Interested applicants should respond with cover letter, a resume and any samples if available to hr@amazingdiscoveries.org