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Grant Support Specialist

Company: Public Consulting Group
Location: Hartford
Posted on: November 23, 2022

Job Description:


Public Consulting Group (PCG) is a leading public sector management consulting and operations improvement firm that partners with health, education, and human services agencies to improve lives. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, PCG has over 2,500 professionals in more than 60 offices worldwide. PCG's Human Services practice helps state, county, and municipal human services agencies to achieve their performance goals to better serve populations in need. PCG's seasoned professionals offer proven solutions to help agencies design programs, services, and systems; increase program revenue; cut costs; and improve regulatory compliance with state and federal regulations. To learn more, visit http://www.publicconsultinggroup.com/humanservices/ .

PCG is committed to a diverse workforce; a reflection of our clients and the people they serve. Our organizational culture attracts and rewards people who are results-oriented and interested in making an immediate impact on their community as well as their own career.

California's Department of Health Care Services Agency has renewed it's 1115 Medicaid wavier and will distribute funds for Providing Access and Transforming Health (PATH) Program. PCG has been identified as the Third-Party Administrator for this effort. As a part of the effort to advance healthcare outcomes in a collaborative and comprehensive manner, PCG will work with Managed Care Plans, Enhanced Care Management and Community Supports contractors to support State-wide Collaboratives that will support system wide integration and improvement efforts.


**Essential Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Determine whether applicants meet grant eligibility requirements by reviewing applications and supporting documentation and determining whether grant applications contain all necessary and required information.

+ Review grant budgets for accuracy and completeness.

+ Conduct timely review and processing of grant applications.

+ Conduct timely follow-up with grant applicants to inform them of missing items required to complete the application process.

+ Track grant application workflow processes for assignments, approvals, and processing through the grant lifecycle.

+ Create and execute grant agreements with approved applicants.

+ Assist finance team with development of payment files and other financial tracking activities.

+ Communicate in a positive, timely and efficient manner with all internal and external stakeholders.

+ Collect grant progress reports as required relating to expenditure reporting and other required program data.

**Required Skills**

+ Strong organizational skills

+ Knowledge of Microsoft Suite including, Excel, Word and SharePoint

+ Strong customer service orientation

+ Ability to manage time effectively in a fast-paced environment

+ Fluent communication and interpersonal skills with customers and business teams

+ Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities

+ Strong electronic file management skills


**Desired Experience**

+ Experience with grant management, application processing, application reviews, etc.

+ Experience with managing complex business processes and workflows

+ Experience in health & human services fields preferred, though training will be provided.

+ Understanding of justice-involved individuals, re-entry from prison and jail, and the intersection of justice and behavioral health in the community

+ Understanding of California CalAIM, and/ or Medicaid managed care


+ Minimum Bachelor's Degree or 5 years' work experience in a related field



**EEO Statement**

Public Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to celebrating diversity and intentionally creating a culture of inclusion. We believe that we work best when our employees feel empowered and accepted, and that starts by honoring each of our unique life experiences. At PCG, all aspects of employmentregarding recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, layoffs, return from layoff, company-sponsored training, education, and social and recreational programsare based on merit, business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national, social, or ethnic origin, sex, gender identity and/or expression, age, physical, mental, or sensory disability, sexual orientation, marital, civil union, or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, citizenship status, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. PCG will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. PCG believes in health, equality, and prosperity for everyone so we can succeed in changing the ways the public sector, including health, education, technology and human services industries, work.


**Job Locations** _US - US-CA - US-CA-Sacramento_

**Posted Date** _2 months ago_ _(7/26/2022 4:09 PM)_

**_Job ID_** _2022-8378_

**_\# of Openings_** _5_

**_Category_** _Consulting_

**_Type_** _Regular Full-Time_

**_Practice Area_** _Human Services_

Public Consulting Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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