Senior Grants Accountant

Baltimore, MD
Jan 24, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

About Baltimore City Community College
Founded in 1947, Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) is a comprehensive, urban institution accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The College's campus is located in West Baltimore; the institution also has several satellite locations throughout the city. With its broad range of degree and certificate programs, affordable tuition, and extensive outreach, BCCC offers educational opportunities to the citizens of Baltimore City and throughout the state of Maryland. BCCC serves more than 15,000* students annually, providing credits that transfer to four-year colleges and universities as well as workforce training leading directly to job placement. The College is proud of the fact that 100** nations are represented within the student body.

* Based on annual unduplicated credit and non-credit headcount for FY 2016. **Based on fall 2015 credit enrollment.

Requisition Number: 2016-080
Posting Start Date: 7/21/2016
City: Baltimore
State: MD
Minimum Education: Bachelors
Additional Documentation: Transcripts Required (upload as other)
Compensation: $48,937 - $55,112

Senior Grants Accountant

Description/Job Summary

This position is responsible for:

Establishing an effective contract and grant management system to monitor compliance with fiscal reporting requirements as established by Federal and State law, agency regulations, donors and sponsors, policies and procedures, and generally accepted accounting principles for all sponsored projects and grants awarded.

The Senior Grants Accountant reports to the Grants Manager.


Performing grant related post-award functions, including budget and expense analysis;

Periodic invoicing, financial reporting, labor distribution changes, and associated communications with customers;

Reconciliationing and re-budgeting which may include grant close out functions;

Producing financial status reports, monthly expenditure reports, monthly and final invoices, purchase order liquidations, zeroing out budgets and final reporting;

Reviewing general ledger transactions to ensure accuracy and complete journal entries.

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or closely related field;
  • Four (4) years' of work experience in Accounting and Financial Operations management;
  • Two (2) years' of grant accounting experience.

The final candidate(s) are subject to a pre-employment background check.

BCCC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. Applicants needing accommodation for any part of the application and/or hiring process should request the accommodation from The Office of Human Resources office by contacting us at 410.209.6055 or

For more information, view the EEO is the Law Poster and Pay Transparency Statement.


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