LABERGE GROUP JOB OPENING, ALBANY, NY
GRANT WRITER / GRANT ADMINISTRATOR
Laberge Group is looking to add an experienced Grant Writer/ Grant Administrator within the Planning and Community Development Department. This individual will work collaboratively with our team to assist with a wide range of municipal clients. This position is responsible for writing and administering a broad range of grants.
Research and surveillance for outside grant opportunities;
Communication of identified grant opportunities and key requirements to clients;
Maintenance of a grant tracking system;
Coordination with agencies and/or departments regarding grant applications;
Development of grant applications;
Preparation of reimbursement documentation;
Administration of grant and loans; and
Performs related duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Community, Regional or Urban Planning, accounting, public administration, business administration, or a related field. AND at least six (6) years of experience coordinating grant activities and/or programs including grant applications, management and fiscal reporting.
Masters degree from an accredited college or university in Community, Regional or Urban Planning, accounting, public administration, business administration, or a related field. AND at least four (4) years of experience coordinating grant activities and/or programs including grant applications, management and fiscal reporting.
- Excellent technical writing and computer skills are required.
- Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, Word and Excel required.
- Experience Adobe Creative Suite preferred.
- Must be accomplished in the management of multiple projects with excellent presentation, verbal and written communication skills.
- Must be able to prioritize effectively, meet critical deadlines, and handle periods of high stress.
- Experience with representative grant programs including: CDBG, USDA, EFC, HOME, LWRP, WQIP, and ESD preferred.
Salary or hourly rate will be based on experience.
The position is based in Albany, NY.
All replies will be held in confidence. Interested candidates should send a detailed resume including education, work history and experience with emphasis on the elements identified above along with salary requirements to email@example.com
This is an opportunity to join a growing, well established firm which offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience as well as an excellent benefit package.
Check out our website at www.LabergeGroup.com
Laberge Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.