Financial and Grant Management Assistant

Bryant Christie Inc. (BCI) helps companies and industry organizations eliminate trade barriers, develop new markets, and manage their international government affairs. Our work is focused on clients in the agricultural, food, and beverage sectors. We offer a unique set of international services that provide strategic solutions combined with a global vision.

Financial and Grant Management Assistant Responsibilities
BCI is accepting resumes for a Financial and Grant Management Assistant in its Seattle or Sacramento offices.  Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
•    Assisting with contract preparation and budgeting
•    Invoice review and processing for compliance with U.S. government grant programs
•    Client and vendor communication to clarify and complete backup record
•    Payment recording and bank statement reconciliation
•    Reporting/report preparation on client financials
•    Audit preparation and participation

Perks and Benefits
BCI encourages a healthy work/life balance and offers a range of benefits and perks with that in mind.  Among other things, benefits and perks may include:
•    Medical/Dental/Vision insurance for permanent employees
•    401K with discretionary employer matching for permanent employees
•    Bonuses/profit sharing based on company performance
•    Training budgets to support staff development
•    Sabbaticals with stipend to be used for international travel in 10th year of service
•    Flexible work hours, telecommuting options, and time off for charitable work
•    Weekly happy hours, annual overnight staff retreat, agriculture/food/beverage field trips, and more

Position Requirements

Required
•    Detail-oriented, capable of maintaining a high level of focus, and excellent communication skills
•    Knowledge of MS Office applications, as well as general PC and Adobe Acrobat  
•    Comfort working as part of a team
•    Pride and ownership of work

Desired
•    College degree
•    Familiarity with spreadsheets, data analysis, bookkeeping
•    Previous experience or familiarity with federal or state grants and financial compliance

Applicants
To apply, please email a cover letter and resume.  We read all applications and do not scan them, so please tell us about your capabilities without concern for keywords.  Applications should be submitted by February 28, 2020 to:

Heather Daveno
Bryant Christie Inc.
BCI@bryantchristie.com

BCI is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital, veteran or familial status.