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Grants Accountant 1

Company: Inova Health System
Location: Fairfax
Posted on: November 19, 2023

Job Description:

The Grants Accountant 1 provides primary grant accounting functions for all awarded grants through their final closing. This includes grant monitoring, compliance, and reporting responsibilities. The Grants Account 1 must have experience within Grants Accounting and monthly invoicing. Experience within Oracle Grants Accounting Module is a plus. Open to remote applicants.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assists with the setup of new grants and maintenance of previous grants awarded.
  • Prepares and posts journal entries.
  • Prepares and maintains account analyses and reconciliations.
  • Performs monthly invoicing within Oracle Grants Accounting Module.
  • Performs comparative analysis of statistical and financial information to identify unusual items and, if necessary, makes corrections or provides explanations.
  • Prepares efficient and effective spreadsheets.
  • Performs analyses of actual/budget variances.
  • Draws reasonable conclusions based on financial analyses and clearly presents conclusions.
  • Investigates and resolves discrepancies timely and appropriately.
  • Effectively navigates computerized general ledger system to complete accounting transactions and performs necessary transaction research.
  • May perform additional duties as assigned
  • Strong attention to detail

    Additional Requirements

    Associates Degree in accounting, finance, or related field required
    OR HS Diploma/GED and 4 additional years of experience.

    • Analytical thinking
    • Organization
    • Working knowledge of accounting procedures including preparation of journal entries, account reconciliations and basic financial reports
    • Working knowledge of internal control systems and accounting activities
    • Working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
    • Good communication skills
    • Proficient in Excel and Word


Keywords: Inova Health System, Washington DC , Grants Accountant 1, Accounting, Auditing , Fairfax, DC

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