Grants Accountant - Senior
Our client is a growing non–profit in the DC metro area. This new Senior Grants Accountant role will report directly to the Controller while working closely with the program managers, department directors, and the grants team. This is a critical role in the organization as they continue to see growth throughout their many programs.
The Senior Grants Accountant will ensure that the organization is meeting all Uniform Guidance and grant compliance requirements and prepare all grant–related schedules for the annual financial statement and Uniform Guidance audits. The role will also review all invoicing to ensure that the financial data reconciles to the accounting system before submission. Close collaboration with program leaders and their staff, not only to educate them regarding Uniform Guidance and grant compliance requirements, and to assist them with budget to actual analysis and budgeting. The Senior Grants Accountant may also represent the organization at meetings with funders.
•Bachelor of Science in Accounting
•CPA is highly preferred.
•Proficiency with Intacct a plus but not required
•Strong understanding and experience with Uniform Guidance principles and a track record that includes Federal award rules and regulations, cost tracking, and audit processes is required.
•3+ years of relevant work experience is required.
•Experience working in non–profit organizations is preferred, 501(c) (3) organizations is a strong plus.
•Excellent proficiency in Excel and analytical skills
•Strong writing, communication and interpersonal skills are required
Excellent salary and benefits are provided.