Grants Accountant

Apply now Job Vacancy: 22-012
Work type: Part-Time Staff
Location: Macon, GA
Categories: Accounting/Finance

Position Title

Grants Accountant




General University

Vacancy Number


Work Location


Job Type


Job Category


Hours Per Week

20 hours


The Grants Accountant maintains compliance for financial aspects of the University's grants and contracts. The Grants Accountant manages and processes procurement for externally funded grants and/or contracts following University policies and procedures. This position also reviews procurement justifications. This position will also provide general support to the Grants and Contracts Office and assist with other duties as needed.

Required Qualifications

A bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in accounting, business, or a closely related field is required along with two years of accounting experience, which must include preparation of journal entries and monitoring of general ledger account activity.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks or projects at one time while meeting deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently without guidance.
  • Excellent interpersonal, initiative, teamwork, problem solving, independent judgment, oral and written communication skills, time management, and presentation skills.
  • Proficiency with computer applications and programs associated with the position (i.e. Microsoft Office suite).
  • Strong attention to detail and follow-up skills.
  • Strong customer service skills and phone and email etiquette.
Is a criminal background check needed for this position?


Is a credit check needed for this position?


Pay Rate

Commensurate with experience

Pay Basis


FLSA Status


Required Documents

Resume, Cover Letter, References

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should be prepared to answer the following questions:

1. Do you have a bachelor's degree?

EEO Statement


Mercer University recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.

Advertised: Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close:

Back to search results Apply now Refer a friend

Share this:

| More
0 postings