Department Of Commerce Gaithersburg , MD 20877
The incumbent serves as the senior Grants Management Specialist for the Grants Management Division.
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This announcement will close at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on the date the first 100 applications are received or October 8, 2018, whichever comes first.
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The incumbent serves as the senior Grants Management Specialist for the Grants Management Division. Responsibilities include all aspects of Federal Financial Award grant management. Knowledge of all Federal Financial Award regulations and policies to include all relevant OMB Circulars, including the Omni-Circular, related to awards, unobligated balance recovery, and development of close out reporting documents.
Occasional travel - The job requires less than 10% of travel.
Job family (Series)
1109 Grants Management
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
You must be a U.S. citizen
You must be registered for Selective Service if applicable (www.sss.gov)
You must be suitable for Federal Employment
Merit applicants must meet time-in-grade/band requirements, as applicable
You must complete a Financial Disclosure Form, OGE 450.
Applicants must meet requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
Time-in-grade/band requirements must be met by the closing date of the announcement unless eligible for special hiring authority, reinstatement eligible, non-current Federal employee applying as a VEOA eligible which do not require time-in-grade/band.
Applicants must have 52 weeks of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-13 grade level (ZA-III). Specialized experience is defined as experience in performing all grants management related activities to include negotiating and administering grants/cooperative agreements (all phases); conducting audits and audit resolutions; and providing advice to senior program officials, customers, and industry representatives on matters related to grants management.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Qualification requirements in the vacancy announcement are based on the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualification Standards Handbook, which contains Federal qualification standards. This handbook is available on the OPM website located at http:///www.opm.gov/qualifications