Zoos, Botanical Gardens and Aquaria and Land and Water Conservation Fund Program Assistant in Albany, NY

The primary responsibilities of this position are to develop, review, and process grant applications, contracts, and payments. The incumbent will also be required to monitor the status of individual projects, including impending deadlines.

Specific duties include: preparing and submitting grant applications through the Federal grants.gov website, developing grant opportunities through the State’s Grants Gateway, recommending funding levels for grant opportunities, developing contracts for funding, preparing vouchers for payment, coding contracts, amendments and vouchers through the State Finance System (SFS) portal, reviewing payment documentation to determine appropriate payment amounts, review reports to determine compliance with contract requirements, prepare reports on the status of individual projects and provide written and oral reports on program overview.

For more information, see the Attached Document