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GRANT WRITER / ADMINISTRATOR

East Central Iowa Council of Governments (ECICOG)

Posted 8.14.18

 

Duties: The purpose of the position is to provide assistance to elected and appointed officials in a six-county region in the areas of grant writing and administration services. Activities include program development and implementation, grant writing and administration, and providing other technical assistance to cities, counties, and their affiliated organizations. This position is under the general supervision of the community development department director. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Writing and administering a variety of state and federal grants for the provision, improvement, or expansion of infrastructure, community facilities, and services; including Community Development Block Grants (CDBG)
  • Connecting resources with community needs
  • Assisting other professional staff
  • Providing staff support to local committees and organizations
  • Completing other job-related duties as requested by the community development director or executive director

Qualifications: MA or MS in planning, public administration, or a related field or a bachelor’s degree and one year of experience in program implementation in infrastructure, community facilities, and services. Knowledge of principles and practices of program development, proposal development, grant administration, and an understanding of local governments and elected leadership are desirable. Skills should include:

  • Computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, and graphics
  • Ability to track and coordinate multiple activities/tasks
  • Ability to work with elected officials and a variety of organizations
  • Oral and written communications
  • Capacity to analyze and identify trends from statistical and other data
  • Capacity to create programs that will achieve identified goals

 

Salary: Mid $40,000s, with benefits

 

To apply send cover letter, resume, and three references to:

Executive Director

EAST CENTRAL IOWA COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS

700 16th Street NE, Suite 301

Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52402

or

employment@ecicog.org

APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED UNTIL POSITION IS FILLED.

EOE

 

 

DIRECTOR OF TRANSIT

Iowa Northland Regional Council of Governments (INRCOG)

Posted 8.13.18

 

INRCOG is looking for a Director of Transit who will successfully deliver the daily operations of the Iowa Northland Regional Transit Commission (INRTC), a service of INRCOG. INRTC provides open-to-the-public transit services in Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Butler, Chickasaw, and Grundy counties in northeast Iowa.

 

The Transit Director will recruit, train, and supervise INRTC drivers; oversee the maintenance of 20+ light-duty buses and vans; assist with the fiscal management of INRTC; ensure compliance with regulations and safety; and promote transit service in our region.

 

Two years' experience in a supervisory or management position required. A Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/Management, Public Administration, or related field and transit management experience preferred. Applications and a job description may be requested via e-mail to inrcog@inrcog.org or by calling INRCOG at (319) 235-0311 and will be accepted until the position is filled. EOE

 

View full job description here.

 

 

 

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The Iowa Association of Councils of Governments is the trade association for the 17 Councils of Governments (COGs) in Iowa.
Iowa Association of Councils of Governments 400 East Court Ave, Suite 126 Des Moines, IA 50309 (515) 868-0133 staff@iarcog.com
The Iowa Association of Councils of Governments is the trade association for the 17 Councils of Governments (COGs) in Iowa.
Iowa Association of Councils of Governments 400 East Court Ave, Suite 126 Des Moines, IA 50309 (515) 868-0133 staff@iarcog.com
The Iowa Association of Councils of Governments is the trade association for the 17 Councils of Governments (COGs) in Iowa.
Iowa Association of Councils of Governments 400 East Court Ave, Suite 126 Des Moines, IA 50309 (515) 868-0133 staff@iarcog.com
The Iowa Association of Councils of Governments is the trade association for the 17 Councils of Governments (COGs) in Iowa.