Grants Accountant

  • Location
    Mesa, Arizona
  • Salary
    $ 50000 - $ 60000
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Accounting Principals has partnered with an established non-profit in Mesa, AZ, to find a knowledgeable Grants Accountant for their team. This is an exciting and fulfilling opportunity to work for a company that offers competitive pay and great benefits, all while helping the community!

A typical day in this job will include preparing monthly billings to agencies based on grant agreements, auditing and reviewing grant budgets against actual spending, and completing required reports and audits for month end close. To be a match for this position, you should have at least two years of accounting experience in a non-profit environment, including experience with grants and contract accounting. You should also have excellent communication skills and be comfortable in a fast-paced environment.

If this job fits what you're looking for, submit your application and resume today! Contact Sonja at 480-644-0500 or with any questions.


  • Collect information and review grant agreements in order to prepare monthly and quarterly billings to funding agencies
  • Track and review all grant spending and complete budget analysis
  • Notifying team of spending / budget discrepancies and request budget revisions
  • Receive and post grant payments  
  • Post entries to the general ledger as needed
  • Create and complete financial reports based on grant agreements
  • Assist in monthly, quarterly and annual audits
  • Job Requirements:

  • At least two years of grants accounting experience
  • A Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance is highly preferred, but not required
  • Must have a strong attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively problem solve and think critically
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong technical skills, including intermediate Microsoft Excel skills
  • Job Details:

  • Permanent, Full Time Business Hours
  • Pay - $50,000 to $60,000 annually, depending on experience
  • Location - Mesa, AZ
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