Assistant Grant Manager - Houston, TX

Lone Star Legal Aid Houston , TX 77001

Posted 3 weeks ago

Lone Star Legal Aid (LSLA) seeks a regular full time Assistant Grant Manager (job# 131-2020) for its Houston Office.

LSLA is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit law firm and its mission is to protect and advance the civil rights of low-income Texans by providing advocacy, legal representation, and community education that ensure equal access to justice.

Summary of Responsibilities:

We seek an Assistant Grant Manager to assist LSLAs Grant Manager with grant and contract review, grant financial oversight, grant reporting, and funder relations. The successful candidates will work with a team to ensure grant success and renewal.

Requirements

Minimum Education and Experience:

Bachelors Degree and/or extensive experience required

Exceptional accounting, financial, database experience

Grant Administration skills required.

Minimum Skills and Abilities:

Exceptional interpersonal, communication, analytical, technical, and organizational skills. Strong commitment to LSLAs mission and ensure equal justice. Proven ability to collaborate with a team, represent LSLA to a rich diversity of people, communities, and institutions, and develop creative solutions to complex problems. Lots of patience, energy, and enthusiasm. Ability to use Access, Excel, Word, Smart Sheet, and Legal Server (case management system) essential.

Location: Houston Branch Office

Benefits

Medical Benefits

Paid Leave

Lone Star Legal Aid is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or veteran status

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Assistant Grant Manager - Houston, TX

Lone Star Legal Aid