Role details

Staff Accountant (Grants)

New York   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Urgent opening for temp-perm Grants Accountant - reporting to Grants Director
  • Well known Non for profit Organization/ Community in NYC

About Our Client

Well known Non for profit Organization/ Community in NYC

Job Description

  • Maintain full grant cycle awards and payments to grant recipient organizations in Blackbaud's Financial Edge accounting system; this applies to Core and Donor Advised grants
  • Work jointly with the grants management staff to ensure that disbursements to grantees are processed in a timely and accurate manner
  • Prepare bank wire and foreign exchange transfers to Israel
  • Process daily bank deposits using remote check deposit
  • Process in-house credit card donations
  • Reconcile revenue interface between Raiser's Edge and Financial Edge
  • Analyze and reconcile intercompany revenue and expense transactions as recorded in the books
  • Prepare monthly closing entries and perform various account analyses
  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliation statements
  • Maintain temporarily restricted net assets schedule
  • Prepare standard and ad hoc management and department reports
  • Assist with year-end close and the annual audit
  • Assist with preparing the annual IRS Form 990 Return
  • Provide backup, as required, for the accounts payable function

The Successful Applicant

  • 1-4 years' experience working for a non-profit office or government grant administration
  • Experience in grants accounting and grants writing
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • Experience with Raisers Edge or Financial Edge
  • Advanced Excel skills required (V-lookups, Pivot tables)

What's on Offer

Attractive hourly rate and career growth opportunities. Temp-perm opportunity. Great work life balance.

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