Engineering Grants Coordinator at CITY OF MEMPHIS

Posted in Architecture 5 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Memphis, Tennessee





Job Description:

Works under the general direction of an assigned Manager or Administrator in Engineering Division to perform a wide variety of professional level research, grant administration, and analytical duties in support of public infrastructure programs. Prepares resolutions with proper language and funding forms for Capital Improvement Programs. Informs project managers of accounting transactions; drafts contract awards and amendments and assembles all relevant documents; routes contracts and documents to appropriate destinations for signatures ensuring timely processing. Prepares check requests and final payments to consultants and contractors. Provides Project Managers with technical assistance for the fiscal reporting and reconciling of grant awards, grant reimbursements, grants close-out process, monitoring reviews, and audits. Maintains and analyzes a variety of data. Interprets government regulations, forecasts, and prepares multiple grant applications and projects. Writes grant proposals, budgets, reports, and other ancillary materials. Manages existing grants by tracking grants, developing internal reporting systems, writing reports, and maintaining excellent historical records. Corresponds with staff to ensure each project or program is meeting proposal conditions and expectations. Prepares reports and presentations for various groups, committees, and other constituents. Utilizes various computer software applications to create documents, spreadsheets, charts, graphs, databases, etc. in the grant compliance process. Keeps

OTHER FUNCTIONS:
1. Performs additional functions (essential or otherwise) which may be assigned.
2. May assist with preparation of Transportation Improvement Program applications, CIP budget, and Long Range Transportation Plan.

TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Primarily desk work. Requires the ability to operate general office equipment such as a personal computer, calculator, and telephone. Requires ability to read, interpret, and apply federal regulations, and to communicate with professionals and non-professionals orally and in writing. Must be able to operate an automobile.

TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS: Majority of work is performed in an office environment. Work involves interaction with project managers, grantor agencies, staff members at all levels, and the public. Work will involve traveling between office and various meeting and construction sites.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Planning, Engineering, Accounting, Finance or closely related field and four (4) years’ experience in community development research, contract administration, grant writing/administration, public policy, accounting, or public infrastructure programing; or any combination of experience or training which enables one to perform the essential job functions. Working experience with various computer software applications required. Working experience with budget development and monitoring; program development, proposal writing, and knowledge of contracts and agreements preferred. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license as a condition of continuous employment. Master’s degree may count as two (2) years of professional experience





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