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Financial Specialist

Company: ICF
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Financial Specialist

ICF seeks experienced Financial Specialist to provide grants and financial management training and technical assistance (TTA) to American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) Tribal grantees and communities. This opportunity will allow the specialist to support the Department of Justice's, Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) in their continued commitment to provide relevant resource and tools to the AI/AN communities. Specifically, financial management specialists will work with OVC to provide AI/AN grantees and AI/AN victim-serving organizations with financial management training and increase grants management knowledge and skills to ensure that victim assistance is provided to all survivors of crime.

Key Responsibilities:

+ Provide comprehensive and targeted financial management training and technical assistance (TTA) to the Office for Victims of Crime's (OVC) AI/AN grantees and organizations including successful financial and accounting policy and procedure development and implementation

+ Deliver both onsite/in-person and remote financial management training and technical assistance to grantees

+ Support grantees with creating sustainable organizational financial management infrastructures

+ Conduct assessments of the financial management capacity of grantees

+ Conduct comprehensive reviews of existing financial and grants management tools

+ Contribute to development of resources to assist with strengthening the organizational financial management capacity of grantees

+ Work with the project team to develop plain language financial management resources

+ Participate in regional meetings as needed

Basic Qualifications:

+ Minimum of 5 years of experience in financial management, accounting, Federal grants management, business administration or organizational development-related disciplines.

+ Bachelor's degree in any finance and accounting field from an accredited institution, or Bachelor's degree in other concentration area with equivalent accounting and grant experience allowed.

Preferred Skills

+ 5+ years of experience in one of the following:

+ Experience providing, developing and/or training services related to victim services for members of AI/AN communities

+ Experience providing financial support services to members of AI/AN tribal communities

+ Experience with technology, e.g., setting up audio/visual equipment and comfortable with technologies that facilitate virtual meetings and communication.

+ Ability to plan, organize, and manage the provision of direct technical assistance services to the field; evaluate curriculum or training; conduct needs assessments; or develop publications.

Professional Skills

+ Ability to communicate effectively and provide training and technical assistance using the full range of financial management, accounting, business administration or organizational development-related disciplines.

+ Demonstrate excellent analytic and communication skills and a client-service orientation.

+ Ability to plan, organize, and manage the provision of direct technical assistance services to the field; evaluate curriculum or training; conduct needs assessments; or develop publications.

+ Applicants should have the ability and willingness to travel up to 20%.

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 to find your next career. ICF-together for tomorrow.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE - Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy ( .

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 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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About ICF

ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI) is a global consulting services company with over 7,000 full and part-time employees, but we are not your typical consultants. At ICF, business analysts and policy specialists work together with digital strategists, data scientists and creatives. We combine unmatched industry expertise with cutting-edge engagement capabilities to help organizations solve their most complex challenges. Since 1969, public and private sector clients have worked with ICF to navigate change and shape the future. Learn more at

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