The mission of the Colorado Department of Education is to ensure that all students are prepared for success in society, work, and life by providing excellent leadership, service, and support to schools, districts, and communities across the state.
This position will assist the Office of Grants Fiscal Management with distribution of both State and Federal grant funds. This position is located in the State Office Building at 201 East Colfax Avenue in Denver.
Assist with the fiscal management responsibilities for multiple federal and state grants.
Process Requests for Funds that are submitted to the Office
Assist in the creation and upkeep of the Grants Fiscal databases
Analyze federal and state statutes and regulations to assure that funds are distributed in accordance with the requirements and intent of the various laws.
Reconcile end-of-year expenditures reports from sub-grantees.
Review and prepare requests for responses from school districts, BOCES, and other fiscal agents in regard to single audit findings and other compliance measures.
Assist in communication efforts (e.g., website updates, editing documents).
Provide general office support (e.g., ordering supplies, managing travel arrangements, and associated paperwork for staff.)
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in accounting, finance, auditing, or business with an emphasis in accounting or auditing. Note: Four (4) years of professional accounting or auditing may substitute for the required degree.
Minimum two (2) years of bookkeeping experience.
Excellent Microsoft Office skills, advanced skills in Excel.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
Ability and willingness to travel.
The ability to pass a background check.
Prior Grant Experience
Prior School District Experience
Hiring Level: Entry
Application Deadline: 01/13/2017
Please apply at: http://www.cde.state.co.us/cdemgmt/HR/jobs.htm
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