Grant Accountant

$50,000 - $60,000 yearly

Job Category:Accounting & Finance

Position Type:Direct Hire / Permanent

Work Model:In Office

Location:Chicago, IL  [In Office]

Job ID:132186

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Job Description

Lasalle Network has partnered with a growing non-profit organization in their search for a Grant Accountant. Serving over 4,000 families each year, this organization focuses on providing early childhood education, health and social services to the communities they serve. They’re looking for a Grant Accountant to join their growing Chicago office.  

Aside from the core accounting responsibilities, this Grant Accountant will work cross functionally with other teams in the organization and play a critical role in managing federal & state grants. This role is budgeted up to a $65,000 base salary.  

Grant Accountant Responsibilities:  

  • Perform month end close responsibilities including journal entries, variance analysis, account reconciliations and management inquiries  

  • Manage federal & state grant funding to ensure compliance with Federal and State rules and regulations  

  • Implement accounting process improves to streamline & improve accuracy  

  • Prepare complex ad-hoc reporting and analysis as assigned & present findings to higher management  


Grant Accountant Requirements:  

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business  

  • 1-3 years of experience out of a non-profit preferred   

  • Prior grant accounting experience required   


If you are interested in this Grant Accountant opportunity and meet the above requirements, please apply today!  


Thank you,  

Mackenzie Braendel  

Project Manager, Accounting and Finance  

LaSalle Network  


LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.