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Accountant I (Grants)

The Virginia Railway Express (VRE), a rapidly growing commuter rail operation connecting Washington, DC with Northern Virginia and surrounding counties, is in need of an experienced professional who will perform various financial accounting activities, to include performing the day-to-day review, analysis, grant reimbursement processing (accounts receivable), creating and entering of grant revenue and receivable journal entries, monthly and annual general ledger account review and reconciliation and general grant activity tracking.


Any combination of education, experience and training equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor’s degree in accounting or a related field in addition to five (5) years of professional-level accounting experience is required.  A master’s degree in a related field and/or CPA certification may substitute for two (2) years of experience. 


For the complete job description, please see our website:  Full time position with great benefits.  Hiring range: $45,276.21 thru $75,159.51, depending upon prior experience and education.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Veterans are encouraged to apply.  Background checks are performed on all new employees.   No inquiring phone calls will be accepted in response to this ad.  Qualified candidates interested in applying should submit by e-mail or mail a professional styled cover letter, resume and three confidential references (to include their address, phone & e-mail) by close of business, December 23, 2019, to:


Human Resources Administrator

1500 King St. Suite 202

Alexandria, VA  22314