Programming and Grant Assistant

Department/Agency of position: 
Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission Finance Department
Location of position: 
Portage, IN
Wage/Salary: 
$40,000
Date Posted: 
Thursday, November 21, 2019
Closing Date: 
Thursday, December 26, 2019
Job Description: 

The Programming and Grant Assistant will report to the Chief Financial Officer and is responsible for supporting the Transportation and Finance Team’s transportation investment programming (TIP) and transit grants associated with NIRPC’s role as the Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) for Lake, Porter, and LaPorte Counties in Indiana. Support the development and management of the TIP program of projects, ensuring project data accuracy, fiscal constraint, and timely amendment/modification administration. Working collaboratively with NIRPC’s seven Federal Transit Administration (FTA) sub-recipients and working with the Procurement Coordinator, to manage executed grants to ensure proper use of funds.