Senior Associate Accountant

Manhattan Permanent
  • Join an organization with a proven track record of internal growth for employees
  • One of the most recognizable organizations in the education sector

About Our Client

Our mission is to reverse the opportunity gap for thousands of New York City students, by eliminating the vast educational inequities that block opportunity for too many children.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


  • Support the financial budget development process
  • Ensure appropriate tagging and optimal utilization of federal and state programs/funding
  • Assist in preparation of regular financial reports on funds tagged and utilization
  • Conduct due diligence on untagged expenditures to determine eligibility under restricted grants
  • Monitor receipt of payments
  • Oversee and coordinate the billing process
  • Ensure compliance with all funding requirements
  • Communicate with government officials regarding funding financial inquiries
  • Assist Associate Director with all audits and reviews.

The Successful Applicant

  • Candidates with nonprofit experience are preferred
  • Knowledge of private and state funding preferred
  • Experience with Billing processes regarding federal/state governmental bodies preferred
  • Experience with charter schools is a bonus.
  • 3 years of professional accounting experience required
  • Bachelor degree in Finance or Accounting

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary
  • Internal growth opportunities
  • Work from home flexibility
  • Work/life balance
  • Opportunity to be apart of a diverse and driven team
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