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Full Time Grants Accounting Specialist

Lorain County Community College
Job Location:
Elyria, Ohio
Business and Financial Services

Reporting to the Grants Accounting Manager, the Grants Accounting Specialist assists in the management of the College’s grants/restricted funds by providing supervised financial accounting and reporting. The Grants Accounting Specialist assists the campus community with understanding and complying with grant requirements, monitors financial activity, initiates transactions such as billings and journal entries, compares activity against budget, assists in preparing external financial reports, and support audits and program reviews.

Required Qualifications: A minimum of an Associate's degree in Accounting and three years of accounting experience. The position requires demonstrated proficiencies in Microsoft Excel (test required) and experience working with ERP systems.

Preferred Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree in accounting, experience in an educational or non-profit environment (fund accounting), and experience with federal grants accounting.

Qualified applicants should submit a letter of interest, a comprehensive resume, unofficial college transcripts, (Official transcripts are required prior to employment) and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three work-related references. Candidate selected will be subject to appropriate background checks before hire.

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