Program Coordinator - Programmatic Services And Innovation Sponsored Programs

Cook County Sheriff Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 2 months ago

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, Urban Studies, Public Administration or related field of study from an accredited college or university

  • Four (4) years of full-time work experience in grant program administration

  • Must be able to travel throughout Cook County and participate in site visits as determined by the grants

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics

  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills necessary to communicate with all levels of staff

  • Experience developing and managing databases

  • Experience managing grants and budgets

  • Demonstrated attention to detail, accuracy and precision

  • Ability to manage multiple grants on various topics

  • Ability to multitask and meet firm deadlines

  • Ability to develop and maintain work with team members

  • Ability to supervise individual and team efforts

  • Ability to establish, develop and maintain effective working relationships with internal staff and external stakeholders



When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service.

To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must:

  • Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.

  • Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question, "Are you a Military Veteran?"

  • Attach a copy of their DD 214, DD 215 or NGB 22 (Notice of Separation at time of application filing. Please note: If you have multiple DD214s, 215s, or NGB 22S, Please submit the one with the latest date. Coast Guard must submit a certified copy of the military separation from either the Department of Transportation (Before 9/11) or the Department of Homeland Security (After 9/11). Discharge papers must list and Honorable Discharge Status. Discharge papers not listing an Honorable Discharge Status are not acceptable


A copy of a valid State ID Card or Driver's License which identifies the holder of the ID as a Veteran, may also be attached to the application at time of filing.

If items are not attached, you will not be eligible for Veteran Preference




  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage

  • Basic Term Life Insurance

  • Pension Plan

  • Deferred Compensation Program

  • Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Time

  • You may also qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF)

For further information on our excellent benefits package, please click on the following link:

  • Degrees awarded outside the United States with the exception of those awarded in one of the United States' territories and Canada must be credentialed by an approved U.S. credential evaluation service belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or the Association of International Credential Evaluators (AICE). Original credentialing documents must be presented at time of interview.

  • Please note all offers of Employment are contingent upon the following conditions: satisfactory professional & employment references, healthcare and criminal background checks, appropriate licensure/certifications and the successful completion of a physical and pre-employment drug screen.

  • CCHHS is strictly prohibited from conditioning, basing or knowingly prejudicing or affecting any term or aspect of County employment or hiring uponor because of any political reason or factor.


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Program Coordinator - Programmatic Services And Innovation Sponsored Programs

Cook County Sheriff