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Budget Coordinator

Company: Creative Financial Staffing
Location: Stratford
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

** BUDGET COORDINATOR NEEDED FOR LOCAL NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION**Our client is a well established non-profit organization focused on promoting institutional change and leaving a positive impact on society. This mission driven organization is seeking a sharp and eager budget coordinator to join their team. The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance with 3+ years of experience with budgeting procedures. This position is located in Fairfield County and is a great opportunity for someone looking to contribute to a positive cause within a team-oriented organization.Why work for this company:

  • Over 75% health insurance paid premium
  • Family oriented work environment
  • Retirement plan match up to 5%
  • Tenured employees with team-player mentalitiesPrimary Responsibilities:
    • Develop and prepare budget for new grands and renewal of grant applications for programs to be submitted to funding agencies and/or internal departments.
    • Summarize and set forth data concerning year to date expenditures and balance of available budgets for the Finance Director, Program Directors, and the Board of Directors on a monthly basis.
    • Develop and maintain a Cost Allocation Plan for budget development. Prepare personnel/salary distribution schedule for budget preparation of various grants. Coordinate information with Human Resource Department and Payroll Department.
    • Meet with the Program Directors, the Finance Director, and the Executive Director to update them on current budget expenditures.
    • Be responsible for budgetary monitoring/forecasting.
    • Develop resolutions for submission to the Board of Directors for approval for each grant to be submitted to the funding source.
    • Make analysis relative to expected over/under expenditures based on current spending trends of the various programs. Suggest corrective action to the Executive Director, the Finance Director, and Program Directors when so requested/assigned.Skills and Qualifications:
      • Expertise in MS Excel
      • Must be familiar with budgeting procedures and GAAP.
      • Must be able to organize an extensive and often varied range of work in an orderly manner meeting required deadlines as specified by the Finance Director and funding sources.
      • Excellent written and verbal communication skillsEducation/Experience Requirements:
        • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, or similar disciplines OR Associate's degree with applicable experience
        • Minimum 3 years accounting experience
        • Some exposure to Nonprofit industry requiredFor confidential consideration, please email your resume to


Keywords: Creative Financial Staffing, Stratford , Budget Coordinator, Accounting, Auditing , Stratford, Connecticut

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