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How do I bring the nut closer to the washer?

You are assuming that the nut ties down the fan. It does not do that. The nut goes only to the end of the tread, it does not tie down the fan and is not in contact with the washer Under the nut it is ...
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How do I bring the nut closer to the washer?

Stop where the threads stop. That little e-clip is what holds the fan in place. There should be a circle/groove cut into the shaft for the e-clip. Might need to lightly tap the fan down to see it.
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