June 7, 2021
Job Anouncement: Senior Grant Accountant
The Senior Grant Accountant works with a team of three and oversees the accounting, invoicing, and reporting functions related to grant-funded awards and contracts. The position owns the chart of accounts related to these awards and contracts and will be able to provide insight and guidance to internal stakeholders.
The position is responsible for invoicing and reporting to the funders and works as a liaison to ensure timely and accurate information is exchanged. In addition, certain monthly and annual closing responsibilities will belong to this position.
United Way of King County is an equal employment opportunity employer, and all applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.
We are committed to building a diverse staff and strongly encourage individuals identifying as Black, Indigenious, and People of Color to apply for the role.
The recruiting salary range is $67,500 - $73,500 – DOE. This position is open until filled; first consideration will be given to applications received within two weeks of posting. Please include a cover letter with your application.
This is a 12- to 18- month position based on grant funding with a potential for renewal.
Protecting the health and safety of our communities is a top priority. Due to the circumstances surrounding the pandemic, all interviews will be conducted remotely for the time being. We will provide candidates selected for interviews with all the required instructions. If you are hired for the position, you will start off working remotely. UWKC employees are working remotely through September 13, 2021. We continue to closely monitor the evolving situation and we appreciate your understanding and flexibility with any related changes to our hiring process.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, specializing in accounting or related field. Must have at least three years’ general accounting experience with an emphasis on general ledger processing and financial reporting. Experience in a non-profit environment, desired.
Experience working with people from diverse racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND, ABILITIES
This job position performs other assignments and performs other duties as deemed necessary by United Way of King County. The contents of this job description may change as deemed necessary by United Way of King County.