• Part Time
  • Detroit, MI
  • County: Wayne
  • Minimum Salary: $$16
  • Maximum Salary: $$19
  • Salary Type: Hourly
  • Employer Type: Nonprofit
  • Experience Level: <2 years
  • Education Level: Associate degree

Website Detroit Public Schools Foundation

The Detroit Public Schools Foundation’s (DPSF) mission is to create and enhance educational opportunities for Detroit Public Schools Community District’s (DPSCD) students, families and educators.

Position Summary: The Grants Accounting Specialist will assist the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) and perform a variety of tasks including basic accounting, data entry, accounts payable management, and administrative duties.

Duties and Responsibilities:

·       Provide excellent service to internal and external customers

·       Assist with maintaining financial & grantee records

·       Record, update, and track grantee expenditures

·       Provide accounting and clerical support to the CAO

·       Prepare and maintain accurate accounting documents and records

·       Enter account payables into the financial database

·       Function in accordance with established standards, procedures, and GAAP applicable laws

·       Manage and track program budgets

·       Perform other related duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

·       High school diploma and college-level accounting coursework. An Associate’s degree is preferred.

·       Excellent interpersonal communications skills

·       Technical knowledge (Microsoft 365, QuickBooks, web-based platforms, and database software)

·       Highly organized and self-directed

·       Hands-on experience with spreadsheets and financial reports (Proficient in Microsoft Excel)

·       Accuracy and attention to detail

Tagged as: Accounting/Finance, Admin/General Support

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