Job Description: Job Posting Number: S202 Position Title: Grants and Contract Accountant Class Title: Regular or Contingent II: Regular (PIN) Desired Start Date: FLSA: Exempt Salary Range: $47,000 - $53,000 Open Date: 09/25/2019 Close Date: 10/31/2019 Open Until Filled: Duties and Responsibilities: • Monitor financial activities of and provide accounting support for the University's restricted funds, including financial aid • Assist in the development of budgets for grant and contract funded programs • Assist in the development and implementation of the daily financial operational procedures for restricted fund activity • Ensure the timely receipt of grant and contract related reimbursements to the university. Assist in the development and maintenance of the university's indirect cost reimbursement rate • Prepare sponsor agency financial reports and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements • Assist in development and delivery of periodic training for principle investigators. • Analyze financial records (PeopleSoft) at least on a monthly basis for compilation of billing and cash draw-down requirements • Ensures appropriate procedures are followed timely for closing grants and contracts as required • Ensures compliance with all reporting and audit requirements relating to grants and contracts, including maintaining proper supporting documentation • Advises Grants Manager of possible problems concerning grants and contracts • Other related duties, as assigned.Education: Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field required. Experience: Minimum one (1) year of experience in accounting required, preferably in a higher education environment. Knowledge Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of principles and practice of fund accounting. Knowledge of contract and grant accounting regulations, including OMB Circulars. Conditions of Employment: This position may require some evening and weekend work. Other: Union Position.
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