(830) 773-2105 info@kickapootexas.org
  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

In order to be considered for any vacancy within the Kickapoo Traditional Tribe of Texas an application must be completed. If you are among qualified candidates, you will receive a call/email from our one of our recruiters to schedule an interview. Once your application is completed please send it to Human Resources Coordinator Ricardo Barcena ricardo.barcena@ktttribe.org

Employment Application

Responsibilities

The Grants Specialist, under the supervision of the Grants Manager, is responsible for researching and finding available funding opportunities for the Tribe; will recommend funding opportunities to Tribal Administration; and will work closely with department managers/directors in preparing and submitting applications for funding including drafting the project narratives as well as verifying the budget proposal for the grant application. The Grants Specialist will also assist the Grants Accountant in performing the accounting and financial service functions for programs funded by grants or special revenue. These functions include assisting in: preparing financial projections and budgets, actual vs. budget reporting, reviewing/monitoring of individual grants and transactions for compliance with private, local, state and federal fund requirements, billing and collections, journal entries, and financial grant reporting including preparation of reports for granting authorities and departments.

Education/experience requirements:

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or a related field with at least one year of general accounting experience or equivalent experience managing grants.

Or

Five years of general accounting experience or equivalent experience managing grants.  This should include processing complex financial transactions, ensuring compliance with legal or contractual requirements, recordkeeping and preparation of monthly, quarterly and/ or annual reporting.

Government financial audit experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Previous work related experience is preferred.

To apply for this job email your details to ricardo.barcena@ktttribe.org