After 30 years and an initial seed capital of $30,000 from area parishes, The Resurrection Project (TRP) has grown to become a powerful and effective social enterprise that seamlessly blends community development, community organizing, and advocacy with human service delivery to create vibrant, healthier, and involved communities. Our efforts have resulted in leveraging over $500 million in community investment.
The Government Relations division, operating within the Finance and Accounting department, manages all government relationships, including sourcing, compliance, reporting, and vouchering for all contracts with a public-sector agency. The Finance and Accounting department oversees TRP’s operating, investment and building funds, develops cash management strategies and provides accurate and timely financial reporting to all divisions within the organization so that each division can effectively manage their respective programs. This division also prepares all financial reports needed for Vice Presidents, CFO, COO, CEO, and Board of Directors review.
The Grant Specialist is primarily responsible for providing accurate and timely submission of TRP’s contract and grant revenue submission requests. The Grant Specialist is also responsible for working with other divisions, staff, and leadership to further the overall mission of the organization.
-Accurate and timely preparation of monthly financial update entries for entire organization by the 10th business day of each month.
-Accurate and timely monthly coding of government contract vouchers and A/R
-Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results.
-Ensure compliance with relevant laws and regulations and integrity of financial data.
-Assists and analyzes financial information to recommend or develop efficient use of resources and procedures, provide strategic recommendations and maintain solutions to business and financial problems.
-Active participation in required staff meetings and events.
Essential Knowledge and Skills
-Associates Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
-Minimum three years’ voucher experience with a non-profit organization preferred.
-Strong analytical skills required. Well-organized and detail-oriented.
-Demonstrated ability to build relationships and work effectively with people of diverse social, faith, economic and racial/ethnic backgrounds.
-Excellent written and oral communication skills.
-Knowledge of Word, Excel, MIP, Concur and iSupplier accounting programs, and the Internet preferred.
Special Working Conditions and Demands
-Ability to meet a constant stream of deadlines.
-Proven ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
-Must be able to work some evenings and weekends as extended hours are required during audit time.
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary
Pay: $40,000.00 - $45,000.00 per year
After 30 years and an initial seed capital of $30,000 from area parishes, The Resurrection Project (TRP) has grown to become a powerful and effective social enterprise that seamlessly blends community development, community organizing, and…