Grants Accountant

Our client in the healthcare industry is looking for a Grants Accountant to join their team in Los Angeles County


Job Description:

  • Oversee a portfolio of contracts and grants
  • Responsible for the fiscal and administrative functions of Federal, State, County and private contracts and grants
  • Reconcile the program and grant general ledgers and
  • Prepare corrections to month end close
  • Help maintain compliance with grant and contract agreements
  • Responsible for time reporting for employees working under grants
  • Prepare and review journal entries for salary distribution adjustments.
  • Assist grants team, program directors and coordinators on budget planning, grant proposals, analysis, modifications and contract/grant matching requirements
  • Monitor budgets and approves expenditures related to institutional grants
  • Prepare various complex analytical accounting schedules, projections, reports, and materials for various agencies and administrators
  • Perform research and interpret compliance issues for state and federal grant programs
  • Participate in grant administration meetings
  • Help maintain all grant financial records



  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite, including strong Excel skills
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and organization skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Able to communicate complex information to a variety of audiences
  • Able to work independently and take initiative
  • Able to adapt to changing priorities
  • Able to work on multiple projects with accuracy and efficiency, while keeping to deadlines
  • Detail-oriented
  • A team player
  • Strong work ethic



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field and a minimum of 2 years’ relevant experience

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