The ideal candidate for this position will have experience working in the full life-cycle of grants management, including use of federal regulations and performing financial reviews of recipients or sub-recipients. This position starts at a salary of $70,821 (GS-11), with promotion potential to $100,940 (GS-13). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the Region 10 team within FEMA.Learn more about this agency
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In this position, you will serve as a Grants Management Specialist implementing and interpreting grant management policies, standards, regulations, practices and procedures within the Region. Typical assignments include:
- Reviewing and processing requests for amendments, extensions, changes to funding awards and/or de-obligations and closeout.
- Conducting analysis of Federal Financial Reports/Program Progress Reports for completeness and accuracy.
- Conducting risk assessment of grant recipients for all open grant awards and preparing fiscal year monitoring schedule in compliance with the requirements of FEMA monitoring policy and guidance.
Promotion Potential: Future promotions will be dependent on your ability to perform the duties at a higher level, the continuing need for an employee assigned to the higher level, and administrative approval.
25% or less - Travel of 25% or less may be required.
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