Grant Management Specialist

Employer
Department Of Justice
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Oct 26, 2021
Closes
Oct 28, 2021
Ref
166429116
Hours
Full Time
* Duties Help Duties Summary This position is located in the US Department of Justice, Office of Violence Against Women (OVW). OVW implements the Violence Against Women Act and subsequent legislation and provides national leadership against domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault and stalking. OVW has launched a multifaceted approach to responding to these crimes. The incumbent will be responsible for policy, programmatic development, oversight, planning, implementation and assessment of grant programs. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities The duties and responsibilities for a 1109 Grant Management Specialist generally include, but are not limited to, the following: * Advises and develops policies and programs related to the prevention of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking. * Reviews applications for grant assistance. * Develops grant program solicitations related to domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking. Administers grants after award, including necessary site monitoring activities, ensuring compliance to legislative mandates and other requirements. * Provides guidance and advice on grant and/or cooperative agreement policies and regulations that required considerable adaption and/or interpretation for application to complex issues and programs. * Serves as an organizational spokesperson at public meetings, briefings, workshops, and program activities on violence against women issues. The duties listed above are generally written for one grade level. If the position is advertised at multiple grades, the duties will be adjusted in difficulty, complexity, and level of supervision, for higher or lower grades, as appropriate. Organizations may also add 'other duties as assigned' once you are hired, based on what is included and allowed by the position description. Travel Required 25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position. Supervisory status No Promotion Potential 13 * Job family (Series) 1109 Grants Management * Requirements Help Requirements Conditions of Employment * You must be a United States Citizen or National. * You will be required to complete a pre-employment security investigation and background check which includes a drug screening. * You may be required to complete a one-year probationary or trial period. * Selective Service registration is required for males born on, or after, December 31st 1959. Those not registered should have an approved exemption on file. * You must meet all eligibility requirements by the closing date of this announcement and continue to meet these requirements throughout the hiring process. Offers can be rescinded if requirements are not met. * Additional selections may be made from this announcement, for up to 90 days, if openings occur in other offices serviced by Justice Management Division. * Financial Disclosure: If selected, you may be required to disclose financial information in accordance with DOJ and Federal ethics guidelines. * You will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, regardless of the employee's duty location or work arrangement (eg, telework, remote work, etc.) subject to such exceptions as required by law. * Additional selections may be made from this Announcement if positions become available within 90 days of the date of the certificate (ie, referral). Qualifications To qualify for the position of Grant Management Specialist, (GS-1109-11/12), you must meet the basic qualification requirements listed below: Specialized Experience and/or Education: To qualify for the GS-11 level, you must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-9 grade level in the Federal service performing the following duties: * Assisting with intervention and prevention programs that address violence against women or other similar victim and family prevention and protection programs; * Complete procedural tasks related to the grants administration process, such as assisting with preparing and tracking grants/assistance awards; and * Ensure that grant rules and regulations are followed and applied consistently. OR PhD., or equivalent doctoral degree; or three full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree; or LL.M., if related, or some specialized experience as described above, but less than one year; and have more than two years but less than three years of education as described above To qualify for the GS-12, you must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service performing the following duties: * Advising on intervention and prevention programs that address violence against women or other similar victim and family prevention and protection programs; * Developing support programs for domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking and/or similar victim and family support programs; * Providing advice and guidance on a variety of grant management policies, regulations, procedures, and practices; evaluating grantee and/or awardee performance and compliance; and * Ensuring that grant rules and regulations are followed and applied consistently. You MUST meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 11/06/2021. Your resume must support your responses to the questionnaire and qualification requirements. Failure to do so may result in an ineligible rating. See the Required Documents section for important notes about what must be included in your resume. Education If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements: Education must be reviewed and certified by an accrediting institution recognized by the US Department of Education in order for it to be creditable toward your qualifications. Therefore, you should provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the US Department of Education. Foreign Education: If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet the qualification requirements, you must show that the education credentials have been evaluated by a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited US education program; or full credit has been given for the courses at a US accredited college or university.For more information about this requirement, please visit the US Department of Education website for Foreign Education Evaluation. All documentation must be in English or include an English translation.

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