Grants Management Analyst

Grant Thornton 12/21/2017 12:22:18 PM
JOB ID: 039145 Specialty:
Orlando, Florida




Grant Thornton is seeking a Senior Associate to join its Risk Advisory service line and take an active role in engagement execution, project management and key business development activities.

Grant Thornton Public Sector helps executives and managers at all levels of government maximize their performance and efficiency in the face of ever tightening budgets and increased demand for services. We give clients creative, cost-effective solutions that enhance their acquisition, financial, human capital, information technology, data analytics, and performance management. For more information, visit

At Grant Thornton, our professional staff applies traditional, cutting-edge approaches and methods to a variety of analyses. As part of our team, the Senior Associate will utilize various methodologies and models to execute client projects.

The Senior Associates assigned to the Client will be responsible for Sub recipient support and monitoring for compliance with federal grant conditions and requirements, reviewing cost documentation for eligibility determination, and assisting the Client with project coordination.
Working with Applicants / Subgrantees to establish individual project accounts within the grants management system and the Client Grants Portal.
Overseeing the work of assigned Associates and monitoring their work with the Applicants / Subgrantees.
Reviewing Client Public Assistance (PA) Project Worksheets (PW) for consistency between the Description of Damages and Scope of Work.
Reviewing and Approving Client PA PWs for consistency of Project Costs, Scope of Work and supporting Documentation.
Working with Client project staff as necessary to Identify corrections needed for missing support and cost documentation for the PW.
Reviewing, Recommending and Approving Subgrantee Request for Reimbursement (RFR) confirming accuracy of supporting documentation based on costs incurred and claimed, along with the required processing within the system.
Meeting with Applicants (Subgrantee) to support their work and assist with the interface with Client Grants Portal.
Reviewing and Approving the PW Closeout.
Maintaining daily work logs and records of monthly activities and contacts with Applicants / Subgrantees.
Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization).
Assist with business development activities, such as proposals, capture, account teams, whitepapers, conferences, and/or other thought leadership materials.


Strong understanding of FEMA Public Assistance program and grant management requirements under 2 CFR. Further for Senior Associates the skills should include prior experience working with the FEMA Public Assistance Program.
Interpersonal skill and clear communication (written and oral) when working with the Applicant / Subgrantee.
Ability to work on a team supporting the overall efforts of Florida DEM recovery work.
Bachelor’s Degree required from an accredited college or university in a related field.
Ability to obtain and maintain certain job-related certifications if no job-related advanced degrees.
U.S. citizenship may be required. Ability to work in the United States indefinitely required.
Travel may be required.
Ability to work overtime required on occasion.
Ability to sit in an office environment for long periods of time.
Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.
Ability to communicate clearly in writing and verbally.
Ability to obtain and maintain firm independence and abide by firm ethics requirements.
Meet or exceed continuing professional education (CPE) requirements.
Grant Thornton LLP is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International, one of the six global accounting, tax and business advisory organizations. Grant Thornton’s Public Sector, based in Alexandria, VA, is a global management consulting business with the mission of providing responsive and innovative financial, performance management and systems solutions to governments and international organizations. Visit Grant Thornton’s Public Sector at

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Requisition ID: 039145

Orlando, FL
Orlando, Florida