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Accountant - Grants Accounting & Reporting Services

Accountant - Grants Accounting & Reporting Services

locationColumbus, OH, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/23/2023
Full Time
Compensation Type: HourlyCompensation: $22.50

Job Summary

Under direction, the Accountant, Grants Accounting & Reporting Services position adheres to generally accepted accounting principles and performs various professional-level accounting duties involved in preparing, maintaining, analyzing, verifying, and reconciling complex financial statements, and reports. This position will be working with non-financial aid grants that the College receives. This role works in partnership with the employees who are managing the grants and the office that submits the grants.

Grants Accounting

  • Performs fiscal responsibilities for grants and contracts, including invoicing and monthly Cash drawdowns/requests, assists with budgets, reviews, and approves payments and requisitions.Reconciles accounts and complex transactions.Summarizes financial positions.
  • Performs analysis on grants and projects.Assists auditors, both external college auditors and fiscalreviewsfromfundingagencies.Submitsreportstofundingagencies, as required.
  • Abides by federal, state, and other regulations regarding each grant. Completes necessary training to be knowledgeable on grant regulations. Collaborates with the Grant Administration office, human resources, accounts payable,financialaid,financialaccounting,andpayrolltoensurethatwork is completed accurately.

Accounting Support ​   

  • EnsuresthatCollegefiscalpoliciesandproceduresarefollowedwithgrants. Collaborates with College departments to determine the accounting for different types of contracts.Adheres to generally accepted accounting principles.Supports accounting department as needed.

Diversity, Equity,& Inclusion

  • Fostersandmaintainsasafeenvironmentofrespectandinclusionforfaculty, staff,students, and community members.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associate’s Degree in Accounting or a closely related field
  • One (1) year of accounting experience
  • State Motor Vehicle Operator's License or demonstrable ability to gain access to work site(s)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of grants or Grant experience

*Anappropriatecombinationofeducation,training, coursework, andexperiencemayqualifya candidate.

Schedule: In-Person, Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

CSCC has the right to revise this position description at any time. This position description does not represent in any way a contract of employment.

Full Time/Part Time:

Full time

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