Grant Accountant / Analyst

Recruiter
ICS
Location
Chatsworth
Salary
60000.00 USD Annual + 60000
Posted
17 Jun 2019
Closes
19 Jun 2019
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
A nonprofit in the SFV seeks an Accountant/Analyst/Grant Accountant. The individual will work with grants, assist with accounting and maintain financial entries. This nonprofit provides a great work environment that includes a great work–life balance and benefits package.

Responsibilities:
• Assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports to external customers assigned.
• Assist with grant–related post–award functions and fulfill requests for cost reports, budgets, projections, analysis, communications with customers, reconciliations, and refunding applications.
• Assist with the completion of monthly and/or quarterly budget and expense analysis of assigned contracts and present results to Reporting & Analysis Manager, Program Staff, and other management as requested.
• Review general ledger transactions to ensure accuracy; Review monthly revenue and corresponding receivable/payable for cost reimbursement contracts as assigned. Prepare adjustments and journal entries where necessary.
• Assist in the monitoring and implementation of the agency's Cost Allocation Plan. Assist in the process for gathering and updating information to update cost allocations (i.e. update distribution codes).
Requirements:
• Education: Bachelor's Degree with major in Accounting, Finance or related field.
• Experience: 2 or more years work experience in Accounting or Finance specifically with preparation of financial statements; working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. Strong preference for knowledge of government funding grant reporting requirements, budgeting, OMB Circulars, and nonprofit experience. Previous audit experience a plus.
• Technology Sills: Strong computer skills, including intermediate knowledge of Excel and Word desired. Working knowledge of all other Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, etc.) required.
• Communication/Customer Service Skills: Strong and effective written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills. Demonstrated ability to interface with others in an effective, open and tactful manner. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective, cooperative, and diplomatic working relationships with colleagues, supervisor, external contacts with funding sources, and the public.

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