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  • Consultant
  • Finance
  • Renton

Grant Accounting Consultant

Puget Sound Educational Service District (PSESD) seeks a Grant Accounting Consultant to provide budgeting, monitoring, and auditing for our governmental grants, contracts, and non-grant agency programs.  As a member of the Finance Department, the Grant Accounting Consultant will administer and monitor accounting activities, process financial information, and perform auditing to ensure accuracy and compliance with program regulations and grant requirements. 

PSESD is one of nine regional educational agencies serving school districts, charter schools and state-approved private schools in Washington. Educational Service Districts, created by the legislature, are an essential regional delivery system for early learning and K-12 services in the state.  PSESD is committed to becoming an Antiracist Multicultural Organization driven by equity in education, and all staff are expected to demonstrate our Agency-wide competencies.

Minimum Qualifications 

(PSESD encourages all candidates meeting the minimum qualifications to apply)

  • Associate’s Degree in job-related field, Washington Association of School Business Officials (WASBO) Certification, or Grants Management Certification

  • A substitute for the above education requirement is a non-related Associate’s degree plus job-related professional experience

  • Experience in Accounting, Financial Management, or related area

  • Experience in grant accounting and/or educational agency accounting

  • Experience with Federal and State regulations

Preferred Qualifications 

(Cover letter should specifically address any experience meeting the preferred qualifications)

  • Auditing experience

  • Experience with a large mainframe accounting system

  • Experience in governmental accounting

Jobs are listed here for information only.  To apply for a specific open position, you must be a registered applicant in the Fast Track Application System and apply specifically for each position for which you wish to be considered.  Please complete the Background Disclosure Statement and attach to Fast Track online application.

Position located in Renton, Washington.  Schedule:  Full-time, year-round.  Salary: $62,312 - $72,263/year.  Salary offers consider candidate qualifications, experience and internal equity.   Excellent benefits/retirement package, including 24 days annual leave per year, 12 sick days, 11 paid holidays, participation in Washington State Department of Retirement System, subsidized ORCA card, and the opportunity to work in a highly engaged, customer-centric environment.   

PSESD is committed to having diverse workforce and encourages all candidates meeting the minimum qualifications to apply.

For best consideration, submit complete application by Wednesday, January 23, 2019.

For more information about this position, view the Job Description

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