Job Order #2155

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Posted Date: 10/28/2017
Job Category: Not-for-Profit
Position Title: Senior Staff Accountant
Salary Range: $60,000 - $70,000
Location: District Of Columbia, USA
Desired Skills:
Description:

SENIOR STAFF ACCOUNTANT job opportunity in WASHINGTON DC.

National non-profit is looking to bring on a Senior Staff Accountant who will be handling a variety of general accounting and grants management responsibilities.  The position supports the Controller and the top candidate should have the ability to “own” the General Ledger; perform month-end activities; and have accounting experience as it relates to Federal grants.  Salary range is $60k - $70k.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support Controller by performing GL accounting duties: JE preparation (advances, prepaids, etc.); reconciliations; month-end close; reviewing and reporting

  • Prepare bank reconciliations; reconcile expenses to the GL; prepare lead schedules as needed

  • Post Grant receivables and cash receipts to the ledger

  • Maintain accurate fixed asset schedule, prepare depreciation entries

  • Prepared monthly investment journal entries and reconciliations

  • Prepare and process approved drawdowns from Federal government

  • Lead related Grants Management activities: Process grant-related invoices, review expense reports, examine whether expenses are allowable per donor regulations, maintain required financial records, communicate with program staff; grant expense reimbursement, create donor reports, prepare ad hoc financial analyses for CFO

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting/Finance required

  • 5+ years of accounting experience

  • 2+ years of grants-related /  A-133 experience

  • Strong communications and Excel skills (pivot tables; v-lookups)