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Boys & Girls Clubs of America is the nation's premier youth development organization. Our programs, training and services impact nearly 4.7 million children and teens every year. We are always looking for qualified professionals with a passion for improving young lives as a member of our national staff. We have strong values, embrace diversity and offer great benefits to allow our employees to maintain work/life balance.
In collaboration with the Finance Director for Grant Management, the Grant Financial Analyst has the primary responsibility of analyzing the grant reporting and identifying risk. The responsibilities also include the processing and maintaining of budgets in the financial systems, monitoring performance, and analysis of expense transactions on grants. Collaboration with business partners is required to mitigate risk on grants.
Prepare and analyze results of grant reporting. Required to be able to analyze and interpret variances and trends between actual and budgeted results on grants and forecast potential risk and opportunities.
Track variances between actual and budgeted by Department on grants and forecast spending.
Track actual adjustment requests to ensure timely and accuracy of updates.
Assist with preparation of grant budgets prior to grant starting and maintain budgets as required throughout grant lifetime.
Maintain accuracy of financial system and prepare entries to update budgets.
Collaborate with business partners on budgets, adjustments, and tracking of risk on grants.
Perform other duties as assigned by the Finance Director for Grant Management.
Demonstrate BGCA mission driven ICARE values, and integrate these beliefs into our environment and ways of work.
Adhere to organizational policies and procedures as described in BGCA's Employee Handbook and elsewhere.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Bachelors degree with preference in accounting, finance or related field.
Minimum of 1 2 years' experience in financial analysis. Experience in non-profit accounting with knowledge or Operating and Restricted classifications is preferred, but not required. Must have the ability to manage multi-task & complex assignments.
ABILITIESAbility to exchange, clearly and concisely: ideas, facts, and/or technical information and guidance, in person, by telephone, or email.
Ability to apply problem solving and analytical skills to perform required responsibilities.
Ability to independently assume responsibility for the overall needs of the Accounting and Finance departments.
Physical requirements include sight, sitting for four plus hours a day, stooping; skills essential for successful communications including speaking and writing.
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