Departmental Specialist 13 (Grants Manager/Budget Specialist)

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) is hiring internally for the following State of Michigan position:

Job Title and Level: Departmental Specialist 13 (Grants Manager/Budget Specialist)

City/County: Lansing/Ingham

Type of Employment: Full-Time

Pay Grade and Annual Salary: $29.00 - $43.28 Hourly

Brief Job Description:

Responsibilities of the Grants Manager include serving as a liaison and advisor to the SHPO Division Director, MEDC procurement, MEDC Finance, other state agencies, and local partners, and contracted partners to ensure NHPA programmatic compliance. This position is the subject matter expert that independently researches, collects and interprets data, develops project concepts, provides analyses and recommendations to the Authority, Division Director and divisional staff regarding potential projects to be funded by the HPF, CLG, MLAP, and other grant programs. This position is responsible for administering, monitoring, and reporting grants and contracts for services funded by the HPF, Authority, State of Michigan, and other funding sources.

This position is also responsible for serving as the budget specialist and advisor to the SHPO Division Director, coordinating with Executive, and division staff for all SHPO accounting activities and budget management. The duties include reviewing, analyzing, and interpreting accounting entries for correct payment coding, preparing financial statements, preparing various year-end close entries and responding to audit requests. Activities include, but are not limited to: research, review, analyze, budget development, budget management, and process payables to vendors and other state agencies.

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Business Unit: Economic Development Incentives & Services

Supervisor: Michele Wildman, Executive Vice President of Economic Development Incentives

Minimum Education Required:

Possession of a bachelor's degree in any major.

Minimum Experience Required:

Four years of professional experience, including two years equivalent to the experienced (P11) level or one year equivalent to the advanced (12) level.

How to Apply:

If you believe that your qualifications meet the listed requirements and are interested in the opportunity, please click on the link below and follow the NEOGOV instructions. 

Departmental Specialist 13 (Grants Manager/Budget Specialist)

Note: This internal posting is only open to current MSF classified employees.

Deadline for Response: Mar 23, 2023