ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Grant Manager - Remote in Albany, New York
With unprecedented funding to address climate change, EPA’s Clean School Bus Program provides the ability to replace existing school buses with zero-emission and low-emission models and accelerate supporting infrastructure. The outcome? Cleaner air, reduced health risks, reduced greenhouse gas emissions, and energy grid resilience.
Job Description Summary
As a Grants Manager you will work with school districts to navigate their Clean School Bus Program grant from application intake through grant closeout in alignment with EPA rules and regulations. On a daily basis, you will manage, organize and set priorities for Group Leads; provide oversight to ensure quality, completeness, and on-time delivery of assigned tasks; monitor workloads, leads and job assignments; and track key metrics.
This position will manage a portfolio of EPA Clean School Bus Program grant recipients through the program ensuring that the objectives of the program are achieved. Responsible for reviewing applications and budgets, ensuring set-up of grants in grant management system, preparing and submitting invoices or reports to the recipients, maintaining grant-related files, ensuring terms and conditions of grant agreements are satisfied, communicating with grants/rebates recipients, and working with the organization to ensure the sustainability of grant-funded programs and services.
Monitor status of grants from validation of documentation and tracking progression through closeout.
Coordinate and participate in resolution of grant related issues and concerns.
Address any issues presented by applicants during the grant management process
Optimize procedures and maintain communication and focus.
Maintain and track each receipt grant in management information system.
Measure performance with key metrics.
Keep management team informed on issues, problems & resolutions.
Provide superior customer service to recipients and facilitate and negotiate problems.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
Customer service experience
Grant management experience
Strong organization skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
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