Grant Analyst

Job Location

Washington, D.C.


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Published Date

Jan 15, 2021

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Do you want to use your accounting and financial management skills to make a difference protecting and restoring the oceans’ abundance? Oceana’s Finance department is seeking a Grant Analyst to join our grants compliance team and lead accurate, timely grant reporting to funders and senior management. Responsibilities including assigning expenses to grants, preparing grant financial reports and proposal budgets, and synthesizing financial information for senior leadership. This position is a cornerstone to Oceana’s organizational financial management and will provide essential data for strategic decision-making across the organization.


Reporting to the Senior Manager, Grants Compliance and Budgets, the Grant Analyst will work collaboratively with members of the Global Development Department, Finance, and campaign teams. In addition to technical savvy and impeccable attention to detail, success in the role requires exceptional interpersonal skills. Oceana’s grants compliance team values work-life balance, creative thinking, direct and regular communication, and a solutions mindset.


Founded in 2001, Oceana is the world’s largest nonprofit organization focused solely on restoring the resilience and abundance of the ocean. We achieve measurable change by conducting specific, science-based campaigns with fixed deadlines and articulated goals. Our campaigns focus on getting policy changes in countries that govern nearly one-third of the world’s wild-caught fish, including Belize, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Peru, the Philippines, the United States, Canada, and the 27 countries in the European Union.


Come join a dedicated team of professionals who are working to protect our oceans, which play a critical role in reducing the impacts of climate change, feeding a growing global population, and supporting the livelihoods of fishers, their families, and their communities.


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Oceana values a diverse workforce and welcomes people different from each other in many ways, including characteristics such as race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, and national origin. Oceana considers all qualified candidates and seeks to recruit from a diverse candidate pool.


“We are interested in all qualified candidates, but can only consider those candidates who have valid authorization to work in the United States.”