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Grants Specialist

Southern Georgia Regional Commission

Posted: Jul. 12, 2018

End Date: Aug. 3, 2018

The Southern Georgia Regional Commission is accepting applications for the position of Grants Specialist. 

Responsible for administrative and technical duties associated with grant writing, implementation, and administration in an 18-county region.  Plan, coordinate, prepare, and administer state and federal grant/loan projects (e.g. CDBG, OneGeorgia, EDA, USDA) for regional local governments.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in business, public administration, marketing, finance, management, or closely related field; supplemented by three (3) years previous experience and/or training involving technical writing, grant development and administration, and experience in the public sector; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.  Must have the ability to thrive in a high-volume, fast-paced environment that requires a flexible approach to workload demands. Valid driver’s license, MVR, and pre-employment drug test required.

Position may be in the Valdosta or Waycross office.

Competitive salary DOE. Hours M-F, 8:30-5. Excellent benefits.

Send resume and cover letter to 1725 S Ga Pkwy, W, Waycross, GA  31503. Deadline for receipt of resumes is 4 pm on Friday, August 3, 2018. EOE 60+.  
See complete job description at www.sgrc.us/opportunities.html.