Grant Accountant

Washington, DC
Jan 14, 2019
Jan 16, 2019
Full Time
Our client has an immediate, temporary need for a Grant Accountant. Ideal candidate possesses federal experience, 5 years of grant accounting with a go-getter attitude. Job Responsibilities: Performs grant-related accounts receivable reconciliation, Tracking, payment processing and information distribution Maintains invoices and monitors federal, state and local billings. Tracks the receipt of funds and reconciles to the general ledger Reconciles daily and monthly grant-related financial activity. Reviews, investigates, and corrects errors and inconsistencies in financial entries, documents, and reports Prepares, records, and posts required monthly and year-end journal entries and maintains accounting records for the general ledger account system Requirements: Must have a Bachelor's degree in Finance/Accounting Must have 5 years' grant accounting experience Grant Accountant must possess strong Microsoft Excel skills Experience working on the Federal side Knowledge of generally accepted principles and practices of accounting, including FASB, GASB, and GAAP Knowledge of applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations.