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Grant Accounting Manager

Scion Staffing Austin, TX

  • Expired: November 13, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.
Scion Nonprofit has been engaged to conduct an immediate search for a Grant Accounting Manager on behalf of an impactful nonprofit that advocates for families and youth. This is a very exciting local remote, full-time, and direct-hire opportunity in Austin, TX!

This position with our Client will start off remote and will require employees to report to work at a physical location 2 - 3 days a week in January. As a cautionary measure, our Client is asking all employees to be fully vaccinated by the date of hire. If an eligible candidate is unable to get the COVID-19 vaccine due to a religious, medical, or disability-related reason the client will make available appropriate reasonable accommodations.


The Grant Accounting Manager directs the activities and functions of the Grants Accounting Team, including overseeing budgeting, financial reporting, and analyses as well as the submission of monthly grants and contracts invoices for accounts receivable.

  • Assisting with developing the budget.
  • Disseminating approved annual budget to managers and manage accurate budget entry into accounting system.
  • Administering and maintaining adequate internal controls to ensure fiscal compliance with contracts and grants.
  • Ensuring the timely completion of month end closing tasks and duties to properly close out the month and prepare financial statements in collaboration with other Finance team leaders.
  • Ensuring accounts payable expenditures meet compliance with grant requirements and agency policies as well as completeness and accuracy of grant cost reports.
  • Preparing and analyzing monthly financial statements and reports.
  • Coordinating and supporting annual agency financial audit as well as internal audits by funders.
  • Coordinating execution of reporting processes with Director of Grants & Compliance.
  • Aiding with contract budget development.
  • Maintaining fiscal guidelines by writing and updating policies and procedures.
  • Retaining learned information and translating financial aspects i for departments to understand clearly and comply with accordingly.
  • Responsible for hiring, onboarding, ongoing training, and facilitating regular supervision of Grant Accountants.
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or a related field required.
  • Extensive experience managing financial/accounting operations with multiple funding streams, preferably in a non-profit environment.
  • Multiple years of supervisory experience.
  • Knowledge/experience with requirements of federal grants and contracts funding and GAAP requirements.
  • Substantial knowledge of computer hardware and software, and computerized office management applications including experience with automated accounting and financial systems. Specific experience with Oracle Net Suite accounting software preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in written form.
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Proficient level experience with Microsoft Office including, Word, Excel, and Outlook.
Compensation & Perks

This amazing direct-hire opportunity offers a competitive salary DOE, as well as a comprehensive benefits package, including multiple options for health insurance with a plan that is no cost to the employee, dental, vision, disability, 24 paid days off a year, 11 paid holidays, flexible hybrid remote schedule, retirement plan with company match, and more!

To Apply

For immediate consideration, please submit your resume and more information about your candidacy and interest. Apply today!

About Our Search Firm

Scion Nonprofit Staffing is an award-winning national nonprofit recruitment and staffing specialist for nonprofit organizations, foundations, associations, and educational institutions! Since 2006, we have had the pleasure of successfully connecting thousands of talented professionals with incredible, mission-driving organizations across the country. Through our innovative team building and recruiting solutions, we bridge the gap in executive leadership searches, direct hire nonprofit recruiting, interim leadership placement, and temporary professional staffing.

Named an Inc. 5000 Top Fastest-Growing Private Company in America, we are proud to also be part of the Forbes lists of the Best Recruitment Firms and the Best Executive Search Firm in America, recognized as a ClearlyRated Best of Staffing firm, and identified as a top recruitment firm by The Business Times! Additional information about Scion Nonprofit can be found online.

Scion Staffing is an equal opportunity employer and service provider and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, sexual orientation, disability, political affiliation or belief, or any other protected class. We are committed to the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment and are dedicated to making employment decisions based on merit and value, for ourselves, our client companies, and for the candidates we represent.

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Austin, TX
78746 USA


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