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Grantee Specialist in Dallas, TX at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 11/21/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Dallas, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/21/2018

Job Description

Job Number: R0042328

Grantee Specialist

Key Role:

Provide intensive on-site training and technical assistance to grantees with program and management compliance findings identified through the federal monitoring process. Maintain responsibility for regular and timely communication with the appropriate regional office staff assigned to work with grantees throughout the duration of the assignment with the grantees. Work with grantees with concerns raised through the regional office oversight process, including national and regional briefings, risk management meetings, annual visits and review of other data sources, such as the program information report (PIR), refunding application analysis, and monthly enrollment reporting. Develop and provide training in topical areas to audiences, including regional office staff, grantees and state partners.

Basic Qualifications:

-5 years of experience with program design and management or fiscal operations for head start or early head start programs and the development and implementation of comprehensive management systems

-Experience with analyzing and redesigning systems for grantees to improve the effectiveness and quality of program operations and help prioritize goals and objectives, while providing ongoing process consultation or technical assistance

-Experience in assisting and working with grantees to successfully correct major compliance issues, addressing management and organizational structure changes, and providing technical assistance to governing bodies, including non-profit boards of directors

-Experience in working with school districts, community action programs, single purpose agencies, and government entities

-Knowledge of systems, governances, and program management in head start programs and head start performance standards and all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules, and other regulations

-Ability to work, travel, and work onsite at a grantee for periods of time ranging from one day to several weeks

-Must reside in the following states: AR, LA, NM, OK, or TX

-BA or BS degree


Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in health and safety practices in head start programs

-Experience in a leadership role for a head start program, including performing program design management and fiscal management preferred

-Experience with budgeting, multiple funding sources, HS circulars, cost principles, HS specific audits, and the fiscal role of the governing body

-Experience with Windows, Microsoft Office, including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, and Access, and virtual meeting platforms, such as Adobe Connect, GoToWebinar and Skype

-Experience in data analysis

-Knowledge of head start performance standards and all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules, and regulations

-MA or MS degree preferred

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