Federal Grants Finance Accountant



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Salary Range

Up to USD28.00 per hour

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Fayetteville, NC - (USA) 4011 Sycamore Dairy Road Suite 106 NC Fayetteville , NC 28303-3621



Job Description

Federal Grants Finance Accountant -$28 an hour

Our client in Fayetteville, NC is looking for hardworking, motivated talent to temporarily join their team. Don't wait… apply today!

What's in it for you?

* $28 an hour

* Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

* Clean and safe work environment

What will you be doing?

* Answering phone calls while providing excellent customer service

* Assist team members with clerical duties such as data entry, filing, scanning, faxing

* performs highly complex professional accounting and financial tasks to account for federal funds

* Record, analyze and interpret payroll data and complete financial

reports from this data.

* Plan and coordinate financial activities of projects/programs to ensure that objectives are

accomplished according to federal state, and local regulations.

* Create newly added project budgets, monitor all expenses, verify availability of funds

and allowable expenses as dictated by federal guidance and state and local regulations.

* Oversee disbursements of ARPA funds to include review of all reimbursement requests,

flag errors and/or issues with non-compliance before items are considered for payment.

Approve all reimbursement requests once compliant.

* Routinely monitor projects and their budgets to ensure compliance with funding

specifications. Maintain accountability for all ARPA project costs by utilizing and

updating the Allowable Costs Tracking Spreadsheet as well as the general ledger.

* Ensure performance measures for each budgeted project have been developed by the

assigned staff prior to contract award and that the requirements of performance are

contained within established contracts. Maintain all documentation relating to

performance for reporting and audit purposes.

* Other duties as needed to assist in meeting departmental deadlines

What do you bring?

* Positive, can-do attitude

* Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel

* Has thorough knowledge of principles

and practices of accounting work to include performing fund accounting activities and

comprehensive financial reporting.

* Graduation from an accredited four-year

college or university with a major in accounting, business administration, or finance with a

minimum of 30 hours of accounting and two years of experience in a governmental fiscal

operation; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

* Previous experience working with federal funds required

Why should you choose Manpower?

* Free training to upgrade your skills, including a free college tuition program

* Medical, dental, vision, 401k

* Weekly pay with direct deposit

* 24/7 Manpower customer care support

* Dedicated Career Partner to help you achieve your career goals

* Voted #1 best places to work by Glassdoor 2021