The Chazen Companies is actively looking for an individual to assist our municipal clients with securing and administering funding for important community and economic development projects, with a particular focus on infrastructure. We have a growing list of clients and projects and we’re seeking professional to lead this part of our business.
Responsibilities include developing funding/financing applications for our existing municipal clients and managing/administering our current portfolio of grants. Knowledge of the CDBG, NYS EDC, NYS EFC, US EDA and USDA programs, a track record in securing funding/financing, as well as administering and implementing these programs is essential. This position will fill a Project Manager/Sr. Project Manager role in our municipal services practice area.
The preferred individual will have significant experience in working with municipalities and public agencies, a strong understanding of the municipal procurement/capital project development process, as well as a sound understanding of SEQRA/NEPA. We are looking for an individual who can assist and/or lead strategic outreach efforts in an effort to identify opportunities to develop new clients by providing these services
We are looking for a professional who can communicate (written and verbally), has a strong technical aptitude, and enjoys working in a collaborative environment. The individual should understand demographic and technical analysis methods, possess strong public presentation skills and be self-directed. Attendance at evening meetings/functions may be required.
Chazen is growing and this is an opportunity to grow with us.
Requirements: Bachelor’s in engineering, planning, public administration/finance or related field required; Masters preferred. Four (4) to Six (6) years’ experience at a minimum, excellent technical writing and computer skills are required. This position exists within our Troy or Poughkeepsie office.
Chazen is an employee owned company, offers a competitive compensation package, a great work environment and opportunity for growth. Salary is negotiable.
Send resumes directly to firstname.lastname@example.org