Grant Accountant in Orlando at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/29/2020

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Job Description

Accounting professionals, is it time to take that next big career step? Let Vaco serve as your advocate in presenting you to our top clients who are looking for a Grant Accountant Professional. Our recruiting staff gives you an advantage over your competition by promoting your strengths and assets directly to hiring managers while helping you to be more prepared for your interviews!

From keeping you up to date on market trends and industry expectations, to providing you with valuable insight into the company's culture, compensation expectations and growth opportunities of specific clients, Vaco will give you the edge you need in today's highly competitive job marketplace. If you have a background as an Accountant and are looking to move your career forward, let Vaco open the door for you. Apply today!

Grant Accountant Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepares account analyses and reconciliation; verifies accounting records and financial data; maintains compliance with established accounting principles, procedures, and policies; and prepares a variety of reports.
  • Learns specific functions related to his/her primary accounting role and shadows another employee to learn the responsibilities associated with supporting other accountant roles.

Grant Accountant Job Duties:

  • Interprets accounting system policies and implements accounting procedures; records financial transactions; proposes journal entries;and gathers data to bill related grants.

  • Performs the accounting and compliance activities for current contracts and reimbursable grants.
  • Maintains control of allocations, obligations, unliquidated balances and fund transfers by grant and contract activity.
  • Analyzes expenditures to ensure consistency with grant and contract provisions; interprets grant and contract rules, regulations,policies and procedures and advises project managers on grant financial requirements and fund availability; prepares drawdown of federal, state and special account funds.
  • Assists with data entry of statistical data for tracking and reporting of risk management and financial information.

Staff Accountant Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 3 years of expereince