Looking to put your grant management skills to use? We are expanding our team! There has never been a more exciting time to become a State of Missouri team member! Through the American Rescue Plan Act, the State of Missouri will be investing nearly $1 billion to strengthen our communities and help drive business. At the Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED), we like to call that Helping Missourians Prosper!
Salary (based upon credentials): $37,000 – $49,000
Scheduled Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (flexible)
Jefferson City, MO
DED’s Federal Initiatives Division will administer and provide oversight for multiple American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) grants in support of our mission. We value Integrity, Accountability, Professionalism, Diversity, and Teamwork. We’re looking for a person who shares these values to administer and monitor grant activities for our team. Join us and make an impact as we enhance Missouri’s broadband infrastructure, cultivate economic and community development, and support workforce development and education.
#TeamDED is an energetic environment that encourages economic growth by supporting Missouri’s businesses and diverse industries, strengthening our communities, developing a talented and skilled workforce, and maintaining a high quality of life. Together, #WeServeMO.
Why DED? Why Missouri? https://ded.mo.gov/business-services
What You’ll Do:
All you need for Success:
(Professional experience in these areas may substitute for education on a year for year basis.)
This is a temporary, full-time, benefit-eligible position based upon federal ARPA funding. Position funding will end no later than December 31, 2026, with an extension possible based upon additional funding availability.
More reasons to love this position:
The State of Missouri offers an excellent benefits package that includes a defined pension plan, generous amounts of leave and holiday time, and eligibility for health insurance coverage. Your total compensation is more than the dollars you receive in your paycheck. To help demonstrate the value of working for the State of Missouri, we have created an interactive Total Compensation Calculator. This tool provides a comprehensive view of benefits and more that are offered to prospective employees. The Total Compensation Calculator and other applicant resources can be found here.
If you have questions about this position please contact DED Human Resources at HRHelpdesk@ded.mo.gov.
The State of Missouri is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
Apply now! Qualified applicants will be contacted right away.