Senior Monitoring Specialist

ICF International, Inc San Juan , PR 00901

Posted 4 months ago

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you're seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICFtogether for tomorrow.

Senior Monitoring Specialist

Solving the world's most complex challenges. At ICF we make BIG things happen. Let's work together to help Hurricane victims and communities recover and re-build for future resilience. ICF's agile Disaster Recovery Engine is powered by an outstanding team equipped to offer expert advisory services, bring the strength of past performance and a hand's on integrated multidisciplinary approach. Join the ICF team and help make a difference.

As a Senior Monitoring Specialist you may be enlisted to support more complex projects or serve as a mid-line supervisor in managing complex grant requirements specified by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) Program.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise Disaster Recovery Monitoring Specialists in Puerto Rico and other staff

  • Provide training on program policies and procedures

  • Oversee program monitors to ensure program activity is consistent with all local, state, and federal requirements as well as program policies and procedures

  • Conduct desk-top and on-site monitoring of programs operated by direct staff and subrecipients

  • Support internal audit activity as required

  • Interact with senior staff from local, state and federal government agencies, including agencies responsible for compliance monitoring and audit

  • Coordinate public outreach events and off-site applicant meetings

  • Present internal monitoring findings in key meetings

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree; relevant experience may substitute

  • 10+ years of related work experience

  • Program monitoring and evaluation of CDBG-DR or other federally-funded program activity

  • Ability and willingness to work a flexible schedule that can accommodate some evening or weekend work as may be required

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Language Proficiency: Bilingual preferred, Spanish and English

  • Experience in disaster recovery and/or housing support services or programs

Professional Skills:

  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision-making capabilities

  • Team player with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel)

  • Skilled in multi-tasking, organizing and prioritizing work in a fast-paced environment

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law and Pay Transparency Statement.

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Puerto Rico Remote Office (PR99)


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