Early Childhood Grantee Specialist
at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 4/3/2017

Job Description

Job Number: R0000937

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Early Childhood Grantee Specialist

Key Role:

Provide intensive on-site training and technical assistance to grantees with program and management compliance findings identified through the federal monitoring process. Maintain regular and timely communication with the appropriate regional office staff and provide regular debriefing meetings following on-site visits, participation in risk management meetings, staffing, and other meetings. Work with grantees on concerns identified through Regional Office oversight processes and other data sources, including the Program Information Report (PIR), refunding application analysis, and monthly enrollment reporting. Provide grantees with training and technical assistance designed to help them strengthen their internal systems. Develop and provide training in topical areas to audiences, including Regional Office staff, grantees, and state partners. This position requires travel in the 5 states, including Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas, identified as the Federal Region 6, and will be able to work from home the remaining time.

Basic Qualifications:

-5 years of experience with program design and management or fiscal operations in or with HS/EHS programs and the development and implementation of comprehensive management systems

-Experience in fiscal areas, including budgeting, multiple funding sources, HS circulars, cost principles, HS specific audits, and the fiscal role of the governing body

-Experience with analyzing and redesigning systems for grantees to improve the effectiveness and quality of program operations

-Experience with providing ongoing process consultation or technical assistance

-Experience with assisting and working with grantees to successfully correct major compliance issues, and address management and organizational structure changes

-Experience with providing technical assistance to governing bodies, including non-profit boards of directors

-Experience with systems, governance, and program management in Head Start programs

-Experience in working with school districts, community action programs, single purpose agencies, or government entities

-BA or BS degree


Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with data analysis

-Knowledge of Head Start performance standards and all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules, and other regulations

-Ability to help grantees prioritize goals and objectives

-Ability to work on-site with grantees for periods of time ranging from one day to several weeks

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-MA or MS degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Management, or a related field preferred

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems. by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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About Us

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering, and innovation expertise.