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Deloitte Disaster Recovery Grants Management and Closeout Analyst in New Orleans, Louisiana

Are you interested in helping Government and Public Services clients prepare for challenges and overcome threats? Do you want to work in a fast paced environment and provide front line support to our clients? If so, Deloitte could be the place for you! Join our team of Strategic Risk professionals who work with clients to understand that embracing risk can drive performance. If you are seeking a role that offers you the opportunity to provide support to our Government and Public Services clients through critical and complex issues, consider a career in Deloitte Advisory s Strategic Risk practice.

This role will have responsibility for facilitatinggrant compliance monitoring services for grant administration activities related to federally funded disaster grant programs. Individuals will provide subject-matter knowledge in a wide range of duties directly related to crisis recovery and disaster recovery grants administration.

Work you ll do

As a Project Delivery Analyst in the Strategic Risk group you will:

Support Implementation and Operations Management best practices

Perform analysis and diagnosis of client issues

Demonstrate a foundational understanding of the client environment and overall project scope

Identify and solve problems using analysis, experience, and judgment

Independently perform tasks with some guidance to execute a portion of the project scope

Individuals will provide subject-matter expertise in a wide range of duties directly related to grant management and closeout activities of the Stafford Act programs specifically Public Assistance and 406 Mitigation.

Review supporting documentation for the grants to ensure that each sub-recipient receives appropriate reimbursement for approved, federally funded programs.

Provides guidance, oversight, and general assistance to sub recipients of grant funds in preparing documentation, invoices, and information to request reimbursement for approved, federally funded programs.

Assist with reconciliation, accounting and organizing supporting documentation for the assigned grants to ensure that each sub recipient will have an audit quality file.

Monitors the progress of each assigned sub recipient or project to ensure that all federal and state grant requirements are met and that files are closed in a timely manner.

The Team

Transparency, innovation, collaboration, sustainability: these are the hallmark issues shaping Government and Public Services initiatives today. Deloitte s Government and Public Services practice is passionate about making an impact with lasting change. Carrying out missions in the Government and Public Services practice requires fresh thinking and a creative approach. We collaborate with teams from across our organization in order to bring the full breadth of Deloitte, its commercial and public sector expertise, to best support our clients. Our aspiration is to be the premier integrated solutions provider in helping to transform the Government and Public Services marketplace.

Qualifications

Required:

Typically has 1 or more years of consulting and/or industry experience

Ability to work independently under general guidance

Experience working in teams and in a team environment that is process-oriented and deadline-driven

Professional oral and written communication skills

Relevant software or application skills to complete job successfully

Problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment

Ability to obtain and maintain the required clearance for this role

A Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business, Finance, Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management, or similar fields; OR 1 years of experience with the proven ability to perform the above stated duties

1 years experience working with a state and/or federal grant program

Knowledgeable in technical aspects of FEMA's Public Assistance Program

1 years experience reviewing supporting documentation for grants to ensure that each sub-recipient receives appropriate reimbursement

1 years experience reconciling, accounting, and organizing supporting documentation of grant funds to prepare an audit quality file

Familiarity with applicable laws, rules and regulations (44 CFR and 2CFR) to ensure compliance of assigned sub-recipients and grant files

Ability to provide guidance, oversight, and general assistance to sub-recipients of grant funds in preparing documentation, invoices, and information to request reimbursement for approved programs.

Proficient in the use of MS Excel including but not limited to creating formulas, pivot tables, and reconciliation files

Ability to obtain & maintain therequired security clearance

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future

Preferred:

Prior professional services or federal consulting experience

Bachelor s Degree preferred, but not required

At least 1 year experience as a closeout specialist or disaster recovery specialist in the area of public assistance

Demonstrated proficiency of applicable Federal and State statutes, regulations, policies and procedures related to grant management

How you ll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.

Benefits

At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you. at http://www.deloitte.com/us/usdcbenefits

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