Third Way, a national think tank that champions modern center-left ideas, is seeking an experienced Grants Accountant. Read the full description and apply now: https://thirdway.recruitee.com/o/grants-accountant-washington
The Grants Accountant performs the accounting and financial support functions for program and organization-wide foundation grants. These functions include: preparing financial projections and contributing to budgets, expense tracking, actual v. budget reporting, reviewing/monitoring of individual grants and transactions for compliance with grant funds requirements, billing and collections, journal entries, and financial grant reporting including preparation of report financials for granting authorities.
This position may also be required to verify budget proposals for grant applications and ensure staff time allocations are valid. The Grants Accountant provides accounting support to the finance department as well as program heads. The position will also answer inquiries from external auditors concerning grant information and effectively communicate complex financial issues to employees, auditors, and granting agencies.
As the Grants Accountant, a typical day might include…