Role details

Grants Accountant

Manhattan   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Seeking experianced Grants Accountant
  • Exciting opportunity with a well known Non-Profit organization in New York City

About Our Client

Our client is a well-known Non-Profit organization in New York City. Dynamic and friendly work environment with room for growth within the organization.

Job Description

  • Works with the accounting program and development staff to ensure an accurate, timely, efficient and transparent process for the entire grant life cycle.
  • Reviews accounting codes and allocation of expenses for restricted contract funding.
  • Tracks expenses for all public and private grants and prepares monthly and periodic grant invoicing to public and private grant funders.
  • Prepares budget modifications, coordinating with finance and program staff as necessary.
  • Assists the Grants Manager in functions of administration and reporting including: preparation of timely submission of contract billings, and development.
  • Assists the Grants Manager in preparing for funder financial audits.
  • Analyzes general ledger activity.
  • Reports, monitoring and post‐award management.
  • Prepares adjusting, month-end and year-end closing journal entries.
  • Works closely with Program Staff analyzing accounting treatment of funds and contract.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance required
  • 2+ years of grants management and government grant compliance experience.
  • Nonprofit accounting experience.
  • Strong project and time management skills; highly organized and detail oriented.
  • Effective written and oral communication skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Ability to be flexible and to adjust work schedule to reflect varying accounting deadlines

What's on Offer

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Manhattan location
  • Career growth opportunities.

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