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Columbus Consolidated Government
SALARY: $55,000.00 - $65,000.00 Annually
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Serves as liaison and point of contact between the City and various organizations regarding City grant programs and/or projects to ensure compliance with local, state, and federal policies, laws, rules, and regulations. Provides overall project oversight and management of grant award programs administered by or submitted on behalf of the city. Coordinates financial management of multiple moderately complex projects at various stages of implementation. Reviews grant program applications and subsequent financial reports for compliance and accuracy. Facilitates and processes grant disbursements/payments to recipients. Coordinates and assists with grant revenue and expense budget reconciliations for various grant programs. Prepares and submits various financial and/or programmatic reports in reference to grant programs on a monthly, quarterly, or annual basis. Track and meet numerous project deadlines including reporting requirements, contract amendments, and grant-specific requirements. Maintains financial data, records, and files for grant programs in accordance with local, state, or federal retention requirements. Performs routine compliance audits; prepares written reports documenting plans and results of compliance audits. Interpret government publication and regulations as they pertain to project implementation. Assists and provides data to internal and external auditors. Communicates effectively with local officials, professional service providers and various state and federal agencies through written memos, emails, formal letters, and presentations. Performs other related duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of grant management and program oversight. Knowledge of the principles and practices of public finance, governmental accounting, and auditing. Knowledge of the methods and techniques of financial research, statistical analysis, and report presentation. Knowledge of relevant federal and state laws, local ordinances, and department policies and procedures. Skills in applying auditing procedures, techniques, and practices. Skill in utilizing financial computer software programs. Oral and written communication skills, ability to instruct others, ability to interact well with others. Skill in problem-solving and decision-making. Skill in gathering and analyzing complex data.
MINIMUM EDUCATIONAL AND TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Financial Planning, Accounting, Business Administration, or related field is required. Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years.
The work is typically performed while sitting at a desk or table or while intermittently sitting, standing, stooping, bending, crouching, or walking. The employee occasionally lifts light objects and must be able to distinguish between shades of color. The work is typically performed in an office setting.
APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
OUR OFFICE IS LOCATED AT:
100 10th Street, West Wing, 1st floor
Columbus, GA 31902
An Equal Opportunity Employer
GRANT MANAGER/FINANCIAL PROJECT ANALYST (TEMPORARY FULL TIME)