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Iowa Western Community College

Human Resources


Application for Employment

Please send completed employment application and resume to:

Human Resources
Iowa Western Community College
2700 College Rd. Box 4-C
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

For Professional Staff positions please include a minimum salary requirement in your cover letter. For all Faculty and Adjunct positions please include an IWCC Application, Cover Letter, Resume and Unofficial Transcripts.

Grants, Contracts, WFD & Auxiliary Accountant


Basic Function and Responsibility:

Under supervision of Grants and Contracts Accountant; accounting activities relating to Iowa Western’s grants and contracts workforce and auxiliary.

Typical Physical Demands:

Requires prolonged standing or sitting.  Requires frequent bending, stooping or stretching.  May require average-weight objects.  Requires hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.  Requires ability to distinguish letters or symbols.  Requires the use of office equipment such as computer terminals, calculator, telephone, faxes, and copiers.

Typical Working Conditions:

Work is routinely performed in an interior/ office environment.  Frequent contact with both internal and external customers.

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Grants and contracts:
    • Monthly reconciliation, draw downs or invoicing
    • Communicate with grant administrators
    • Annual reporting
    • KIWR Invoicing and Commission Tracking
    • Monthly A/R Journals
    • Annual Reconciliations of SEOG/Work Study accounts
  • Record transactions, process draw down, and reconcile Federal Aid account
  • Responsible for performance of other duties as assigned. 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Excellent oral and written communication and human relations skills.


Required:  High school diploma or GED.

Preferred: Associates Degree in Accounting or Business Administration.


Required:  One (1) year accounting or business office experience.

Preferred:  Two (2) years accounting or business office experience.

MS Office, specifically excel.

Integrated computer accounting system in a college or university environment.


Iowa Western offers a wide array of competitive benefits, including medical and dental coverage, life insurance, retirement with generous matching, and paid time-off (including numerous holidays).

Job Duties:

Salary Range:


Application Deadline:

open until filled