Grant Accountant Excellent opportunity to expand your footprint beyond the 200,000 women and families that are being served by YWCA Chicago.
Come and exert your talents as a Grant Accountant at an organization that has grown over 50% in the past year. In exchange for your expertise we offer a great benefits package and the opportunity to be part of a growing organization that is all about innovation and creativity!
We are a trusted community resource, founded in 1876, making the YWCA the oldest and largest women-focused human service organization in the Chicago region. You probably know someone that has been served at one of our 8 locations throughout Metro Chicago.
We offer a great team environment and inclusive culture
We are transforming from a social service agency to a 21st century social enterprise
A team that is truly aligned, like and respect one another
For this role we are looking for a full-time Grant Accountant that will:
Serve as the liaison between program directors/managers and off-shore accounting team to ensure accuracy and timeliness of funder reports
Assist with financial operating procedures such as funder reporting, budget revisions, monthly closing, and annual audit activities
Support Development Department and management staff responsible for grants
Why Should You Apply?
The ability to place your personal footprint on a newly created position for the organization
Non-traditional work hours
Opportunity to work with our Chief Financial Officer and other organizational leadership
Provide support to programs that service the communities of Chicago