Each day at Volunteers of America, we strive to exemplify our foundational pillar of Servant Leadership and Cultural Values of Communication, Compassion, Integrity, Respect, and Excellence.
The Contract and Grant Administrator is responsible for coordinating various accounting activities, reporting requirements, and compliance activities associated with organizational grants and contracts on a professional level working closely with senior management, program leadership, development personnel, and other members of the finance team. This position carries out responsibilities in the following functional areas: accounting, budgeting, and compliance.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.
This position may have direct supervisory responsibilities and may serve as a coach and mentor for other positions in the organization.
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as laptop computers, photocopiers, and smartphones.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to perform the essential functions of this job successfully.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus. This would require the ability to lift files, open filing cabinets, and bend or stand on a stool as necessary.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.
Limited travel may be expected for this position.
Required Education, Experience or Eligibility Qualifications
A bachelor's degree and five to six years of Accounting experience, or eight to ten years of experience in the accounting field, or any similar combination of education and experience.
Preferred Education and Experience
Bachelors' degree in accounting or related field.
VOA is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO) and complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Americans with Disabilities Amendments Act (ADAAA).
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.