Investment Accountant — Flint

  • Date Posted
  • Department Administrative Group
  • Location Flint, Michigan

About the Investment Accountant position

The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation has an immediate opening in its Flint office for an Investment Accountant to join a four-person team responsible for all accounting, payroll, payment processing and financial reporting of this large, international organization.


  • Responsible for accounting, reconciliation and reporting of investment activity and holdings.
  • Process corporate credit card transactions, accounts payable for Facilities, maintain fixed asset schedules and track Program Related Investments.
  • Assist in the compilation of information for the annual audit(s) and tax return(s).
  • Prepare accounting and analytical reports and other tasks as assigned.
  • Back up other positions in the Accounting Department as needed.

Qualifications and requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in accounting.
  • CPA or equivalent experience.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Three to five years of relevant accounting experience.
  • Solid analytical skills.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • The capacity for independent judgment.
  • The ability to work effectively with people.
  • The position requires an on-site presence in the Flint office Monday through Thursday, with the option to work remotely on Friday. Employees may flex their hours earlier in the week to work a half day on Friday, and they also have an additional bank of remote-work days each year.

How to apply for this position

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume to

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. We encourage interested parties to apply as soon as possible.

About the Mott Foundation

The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation is an endowed private foundation providing grant support to nonprofit organizations across the U. S. and internationally. In 2023, the Foundation awarded 376 grants totaling approximately $149 million for projects within its four primary areas of giving: Environment, Education, Civil Society, and the Flint Area. More information about the Foundation’s programs and grants is available at The Foundation’s headquarters is located in the southeastern Michigan community of Flint.

The Mott Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and encourages diversity of thinking, background and perspective among its staff. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.

This position offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience, as well as generous benefits and retirement plans.