Grant Accountant
Company: Goodwill
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Administrative / Clerical, Professional
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 1/9/2020

Health, Dental, & Vision Insurance, Employer Paid Life Insurance, Short Term and Long Term Disability, 403b option, PTO after 90 days, Various community discounts and perks, 30% Stores discount, Multiple training and development opportunities, Education Assistance.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for grant administration of multiple grants from state, local and federal agencies and private foundations, ensuring each one is consistently and fully reimbursed on a monthly basis.
  • Inter-departmental communication, especially between Workforce Development and Accounting departments to ensure proper monthly grant reimbursement outcomes
  • Serves as a liaison between Workforce and Accounting departments
  • Provide reports and analyses on grant activities as requested
  • This position requires the employee to be able to work independently and to make decisions or provide reliable input on decisions, of significant impact to Goodwill Houston.
  • Provides primary support to the Accounting Manager: maintains calendar; organizes and executes special projects and assignments as instructed; assists with accounting data entry.
  • Ensure proposals and applications meet guidelines specified by funder and are processed in a timely manner to meet deadlines for submission; Enact related policy for standard operating procedure.
  • Provide detailed analysis and explanation of all transactions
  • Prepare documentation for internal and external auditors
  • Perform other related duties as required



Minimum Qualifications:

  • Four-year degree with accounting and nonprofit experience.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point.
  • 3-5 experience as a Grant Accountant
  • Working knowledge of accounting software.
  • Ability to work independently for long periods of time.
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills.
  • Solid written and oral communication skills.

Houston, TX
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