HOME GRANTS COORDINATOR
ABOUT THE POSITION
Clark County Social Service is actively seeking a HOME Grants Coordinator to plan, perform and coordinate the activities related to writing and submitting grant applications, and overseeing the completion and administration of grant obligations. Initially, incumbents in this position perform the routine project, analytical and support duties while learning County policies and procedures and specific techniques and regulations related to the area performed under more general supervision. As experience is gained, duties gradually become more diversified and are performed under more general supervision.
This examination will establish an Open Competitive and Promotional list to fill current and/or future vacancies that may occur within the next six (6) months or may be extended as needed by the Office of Human Resources.
Some positions may be Grant Funded. Grant Funded positions are subject to continuation based on availability of grant funds and the employee will be terminated without right of appeal when such funds are no longer available.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree in Business or Public Administration or a related field, plus one (1) year of full-time professional experience in performing administrative, budgetary, operational, grant funding administration, or similar analyses and studies. Experience in a public agency setting is desirable. Administrative experience in a field related to the work may be substituted for the degree on a year-for-year basis to a maximum of two (2) years. An appropriate advanced degree is desirable.
Working Conditions: Attend meetings outside of normal working hours.
Licensing and Certification: Specified positions may require possession of a valid Nevada Class C Driver's License at time of appointment.
Background Investigation: Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation. Periodically after employment background investigations may be conducted.
Pre-Employment Drug Testing: Employment is contingent upon the results of a pre-employment drug examination.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
Plans and organizes administrative, operational, budgetary or other studies related to the activities or operational area to which assigned. Determines analytical techniques and data gathering processes and obtains required information for analysis. Analyzes alternatives and makes recommendations regarding such matters as team and quality improvement alternatives, budget development and administration, grant program opportunities, staffing, facilities, productivity, and policy and procedure development and implementation. Prepares and coordinates the submission of federal, state, local and private grant applications. Performs a variety of technical and administrative tasks in support of assigned grants and financial assistance awards. Oversees ongoing departmental areas such as developing departmental funding sources and accounting and project control systems. Confers with management and operational staff and assists in implementing changes resulting from such studies and analyses. Conducts legal research and legislative analysis of grants, financial assistance awards and funding requests. Assists with and performs specific management support activities such as coordinating and preparing Board agenda items, coordinating departmental budget development and administration, reviewing and assessing proposed legislation, coordinating the development of departmental automated systems, researching, preparing and submitting grant recommendations, and representing the department head and others as specified. Confers with and represents the department and the County in meetings with staff from other departments, representatives of governmental, community, business, professional and public agencies and the public. Provides liaison and staff support to a variety of committees and commissions. Negotiates and administers a variety of agreements, service contracts and grants. Maintains accurate records and files related to the areas of assignment. Tracks and maintains records of grant expenditures. Prepares a variety of technical, statistical and narrative reports, correspondence and other written materials. Contributes to the efficiency and effectiveness of the unit's service to its customers by offering suggestions and directing or participating as an active member of a work team. Completes informational surveys; prepares and submits reports to various regulatory agencies, funding sources and other organizations. May direct the work of professional, technical or office support staff on a project or day to day basis. Uses standard office equipment including a computer, in the course of the work; may drive a County or personal motor vehicle or be able to arrange for appropriate transportation in order to attend off-site meetings and visit various work sites.
Mobility to work in a typical office setting, use standard office equipment, and be capable of driving a motor vehicle or arranging for transportation in order to attend off-site meetings and visit various work sites; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person or over the telephone. Accommodation may be made for some of these physical demands for otherwise qualified individuals who require and request such accommodation.
Closing Date/Time: 8/11/2020 5:01 PM Pacific