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Accountant III - Contract and Grant Accounting

Portland Community College, Portland, Oregon

Full Time - Education

Salary Range: $51,674 to $55,353

Close Date: 08/18/2020

Position will work remotely until normal campus operations resume.

Join the Portland Community College team! The Contract & Grant Accounting Department is seeking a talented grant Accountant III. The grant Accountant III serves at the Downtown Center, conveniently located next to light rail, downtown waterfront, and many restaurant and retail options.

Under the direction of the Contract & Grant Accounting Manager, the grant Accountant III applies federal, state and local laws, regulations, and policies to manage various grants and contracts that support the College's mission of equitable student success. The grant Accountant III will have a specific emphasis on Portland Community College Foundation grants that support the College. The grant Accountant III will also collaborate with departmental managers by providing technical information regarding accounting principles and the College's accounting software. Additionally, the grant Accountant III will coordinate district wide initiatives such as: a risk based annual monitoring and compliance plan, federal grant testing initiatives related to Single Audit, and federal time and effort certification.

Knowledge of and experience applying federal and state laws, rules and regulations to grants and contracts, while keeping precise records;
Experience preparing financial reporting to federal/state agencies to support grant reimbursement;
Experience providing technical information to departmental managers and other staff regarding college accounting requirements and college accounting software;
Experience preparing and/or reviewing complex budgets;
Experience with government/non-profit fund accounting;
Experience developing and coordinating a risk based annual monitoring/compliance plan;
Experience with planning, leading, directing, and managing projects;
Experience preparing necessary Single Audit schedules, financial data, or resolving issues as needed;
Experience coordinating with project investigators and grant administrators to submit timely reports and

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