Job Listing: Grants Assistant

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The Emerald Coast Regional Council (ECRC) Published: July 26, 2019
Pensacola, Florida
Job Type


Grants Assistant – Economic Development
Salary range: $35,000-$53,000/yr DOE

The Emerald Coast Regional Council (ECRC) is 55 years strong, serving its seven-county region in technical assistance, economic development, and planning across a multitude of disciplines, programs, and services. ECRC team members enjoy a generous benefit package and true work/life balance as they serve the region known for community, growth, and the unrivaled beauty of the Emerald Coast.

The Emerald Coast Regional Council is seeking a Grants Assistant. This position performs entry-level professional work researching, writing and tracking grant programs. Provides technical and grant writing assistance on a frequent basis.  Assists with the implementation of grants, monitors grant activity and assists with the preparation of regular progress updates and financial/statistical reporting.


  • Researches funding sources, writes, and submit final proposals and grants to a variety of organizations
  • Provides administrative guidance and support to staff seeking outside funding for research, programs or projects
  • Assists with communication to staff regarding pre-award and post-award criteria and guidelines
  • Coordinates and maintains standards and deadlines for proposals; may assist in the review of proposals for completeness and to ensure compliance with standards
  • Maintains records of funding sources and grant applications
  • Researches professional journals, federal regulations, notices of funding, correspondence, and other documentation to stay abreast of industry standards and trends

(These essential job functions are not to be construed as a complete statement of all duties performed. Employees will be required to perform other related duties as assigned.)


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, business management, finance or related field
  • One (1) year of professional business, financial management, or project management experience which may include securing grant funding and administering grants
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.


Please visit (http://www NULL.ecrc to obtain an application and instructions regarding submission. Candidates will not be considered until both the application and resume are received.

The ECRC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with United States Equal Employment Opportunity guidelines and the Americans with Disabilities Act, the ECRC provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer. ECRC is a Drug Free Workplace.