CANADRA JENKINS AND CALENDRA BLANKS
Grant Team Purpose
This position requires little supervision. Candidate must perform complex and sensitive duties, involving both analysis and development of recommendations consistent with overall policies, general directives, and broad regulations (local/state/and federal). Strong experience with government structure, services, and practice of public administration is key. Attention to detail is essential in this position. The individual will be expected to prepare project management reports and speak before legislators to move grant programs forward.
Research, identify and analyze federal/state/foundation grant opportunities
Monitor and evaluate information to determine compliance with prescribed standards and guidelines, including federal and state circulars
Solve procedural, operational and other related issues surrounding grant programs
Strong analytical, relationship management, and communication skills
Familiarity and analysis of procurement policy and contract management