Exceptional Grants Accountant

Arlington, Virginia
Mar 24, 2017
Apr 28, 2017

Job Summary/Company:

  • Sparks Group, in a joint effort with a local, 75-year old non-profit organization, is seeking a Grants Accountant for contract opportunity in Arlington, VA. The organization offers a great working environment and team-oriented setting. This position will report directly to the CFO!


  • Responsible for budgeting and analyzing program expenses, monitoring funds availability, financial reporting, and assisting with annual program budgets
  • Review grant applications, cooperative agreements and other grants-related documents for compliance with federal regulations (A-133, A-122, A-110) and grantee policies
  • Calculate, reconcile and analyze direct and indirect labor cost allocations
  • Assist with the development of federal Indirect Cost Rate Proposal
  • Respond to program audit requests, specifically to prepare for and assist with A-133 Audits
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications/Background profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or relevant field
  • 5+ years of comprehensive, full-cycle grants accounting
  • Extensive experience with federal, local and private grants
  • Strong knowledge in compliance and reporting, particularly with A-133 Audits
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment
  • Quick learner, creative, self-started with good judgment and high energy

Qualified candidates should send their resume  OR call Sparks Group at 703-821-2650 for additional details. Please note resume must include a valid email address in order to be considered.

We look forward to discussing your background, your current job search, and your potential career path with Sparks Group!

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