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Grant Accountant

Buffalo, NY
November 06, 2019


StaffBuffalo is working with one of our fantastic local Not-For-Profit clients to hire a Grant Accountant, paying $40,000 - $50,000 depending on experience. This Grant Accountant position is a great opportunity to join a well-respected company and make a lasting impact in the Accounting department. Our client offers a fast-paced work environment, fantastic benefits, and PTO!

A day in the life:

The successful Grant Accountant will be responsible for providing support to the Grant Writer and Accounting team for Financial compliance, Grant Billings, and Internal Reports. Analyzing data, Financial analysis, and strong written and verbal communication skills are a must to be successful in this role. General Ledger maintenance, preparing Reconciliations, and reviewing Financial Reports for accuracy will be very critical for success in this role.

Other responsibilities include assisting with issues related to Grants, understanding the Financial implications of Grants in process, preparing Budgets and quarterly Forecasts, and serving as the key contact for Financial and Grant Budget questions. If you are a self-starter and motivated to work hard in a career driven environment, then this is the opportunity for you!

What you will need:

2+ years of strong Not-For-Profit Accounting experience

2+ years of being exposed to Grant Accounting

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Exceptional written and verbal communication skills


Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field