Senior Grant Accountant (1-2 days remote / Loop Downtown Chicago)

  • Location
    Chciago, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
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Our client, a mission driven non-profit is seeking an experienced Senior Grant Accountant! The Senior Grant Accountant will have the opportunity to grow with the organization.   The ideal candidate will have experience in non-profit with a minimum of 3+ years of grant accounting experience.


  • Work with a team of great people
  • Flexible work times
  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Hybrid work model – 3-4 days on-site only


    The Senior Grants Accountant will work under the general direction of the Grants Accounting Manager, and they will maintain a complete and systematic set of records of all financial transactions related to grants. 


  • Complete monthly and quarterly financial reports for assigned grant-funded programs
  • Review and monitor financial reports from service partners
  • Serve as primary fiscal contact
  • Prepare, review, and reconcile monthly invoices
  • Reconcile accounts receivables
  • Assist with budget preparation
  • Prepares financial and operation reports, current and comparative analysis and other ad hoc reports as required
  • Prepares general ledger account reconciliations
  • Manages grant activity ensuring invoices are submitted and receivables are collected in a timely manner
  • Collaborates with program managers


  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Minimum of 3-4 years’ experience in grant accounting
  • Excellent analytical, oral and written communication and customer service skills.
  • Great Plains experience a plus
  • Ability to organize, direct, prioritize, and delegate work appropriately.

    For immediate consideration, please email your resume in Word format to with “Senior Grant Accountant” in the subject heading


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