Grant Accountant

  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Category
    Accountant - Financial
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

If you are at the point in life where you are looking to work for a company with a great mission, we are searching for you. Accounting Principals is partnering with an established non-profit organization to fill a temporary-to-permanent Grant Accountant job in New York, NY.  This position offers a casual work environment with an upbeat and family oriented environment. Please read on for additional details!
What are the responsibilities?

  • Analyzing federal, state and local grant contracts to determine allowable v. non-allowable expenses
  • Analyzing and negotiating indirect cost rates
  • Allocating expenditures to appropriate accounts; Forecasting spending for upcoming quarters
  • Tracking expenses to ensure compliance and prevent overspending
  • Preparing quarterly and annual budgets with department managers
  • Preparing monthly reports to funding sources regarding the status of grants
  • Reconciling grants to general ledger
  • Applying for reimbursements
Successful candidates in past have had the following skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum of five years of experience working with federal, state and local grants
  • Advanced Excel skills including pivot tables, v lookups, etc.
If you are interested in this temporary-to-permanent Grant Accountant job in New York, NY please Apply now! If you would like to look at additional opportunities please visit

Please apply with your CV to: Marly Roche --

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