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The American Heart Association has an excellent opportunity for an Associate Government Grants Analyst!
This position can be home based.
The Association offers many resources to help you maintain work-life harmonization through your changing needs and life situations. To help you be successful, you will have access to Heart U, our award-winning corporate university, as well as additional training and support, locally.
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In this role, you will be responsible for processing the accounting, performing analytics, ensuring compliance, and providing reporting, for assigned government grants awarded to the American Heart Association. Meeting all required deadlines related to Government Grants assigned.
Communicate and act as key contact and customer service provider for senior management, grant operations managers, Office of Funded Programs personnel, Legal, Procurement, and Grant Directors for assigned grant(s)
Monitor Grant staff time in the time tracking system on a bi-weekly basis. Ensure the accuracy of reports in the time tracking system
Compile and review all non-labor expenses to be charged to the government and review supporting documentation for allowability of expenses. Prepare reimbursement requests to government for review
Review expense disbursements on a daily or weekly basis for accurate account coding and communicate with grant staff and management to ensure expenses are recorded accurately
Research, analyze and prepare a variety of financial and governance reports related to state and federal government grants
Prepare all work with accuracy and in accordance with Single Audit regulations to support quarterly or monthly reporting and drawdown schedules for federal funds. Meet deadlines for reporting allowing time for appropriate reviews
Prepare audit work papers as requested for internal and external government audits
Interface with the Association's external auditors on assigned grants
Review budget to actual expenses to assist in monitoring status of expenditures for over/under spending
Instruct grant staff, as needed, on appropriate reporting of (1) time and effort; and (2) travel and business expenses
Assist in ensuring the Association meets regulatory requirements as directed by 2 CFR 200/Compliance Supplement
Maintain understanding and apply new or revised federal grant requirements and regulations when issued
Provide excellent and timely customer service
Want to help get your resume to the top? Take a look at the experience we require:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field of study
Minimum of two (2) years of experience in general accounting, financial reporting, or audit
Comprehensive skills with automated accounting packages
JD Edwards E1 a plus
Microsoft Office 365
Minimum Intermediate Excel
Ability to manage multiple projects and competing priorities
Ability to work against deadlines to provide end products
Ability to analyze financial data and interpret into narrative form
Basic knowledge of completing an annual audit
Excellent in oral and written communications with ability to communicate with all levels of an organization, both internal and external
Excellent customer service skills
Here are some of the preferred skills we are looking for:
Accounting for Government grant tracking and compliance
Uniform Guidance 2 CFR 200
Applying GASB accounting standards and researching government regulations
Compensation & Benefits
The American Heart Association invests in its people. Here are the main components of our total rewards package. Visit Rewards & Benefits to see more details.
Compensation – Our goal is to ensure you have a competitive base salary. That’s why we regularly review the market value of jobs and make adjustments, as needed.
Performance and Recognition – You are rewarded for achieving success by merit increases and incentive programs, based on the type of position.
Benefits – We offer a wide array of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance, along with a robust retirement program that includes an employer match and automatic contribution. As a mark of our commitment to employee well-being, we also offer an employee assistance program, employee wellness program and telemedicine, and medical consultation.
Professional Development – You can join one of our many Employee Resource Groups (ERG) or be a mentor/mentee in our professional mentoring program. HeartU is the Association’s national online university, with more than 100,000 resources designed to meet your needs and busy schedule.
Work-Life Harmonization – The Association offers Paid Time Off (PTO) at a minimum of 16 days per year for new employees. The number of days will increase based on seniority level. You will also have a total of 12 paid holidays off each year, which includes several days off at the end of the year.
Tuition Assistance - We support the career development of all employees. This program provides financial assistance to employees who wish to further their education and career in relation to their current duties and responsibilities, or for potential future positions in the organization.
The American Heart Association’s 2024 Goal: Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life. As champions for health equity, by 2024, the American Heart Association will advance cardiovascular health for all, including identifying and removing barriers to health care access and quality.
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Posted Date 6 hours ago (6/26/2023 10:41 AM)
Requisition ID 2023-10633
Job Category Finance & Accounting
Additional Locations Diversity Distribution US - Top 57
Position Type Full Time
Location: NV-Las Vegas
American Heart Association provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
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