MISSION: The Texas Education Agency (TEA) will improve outcomes for all public-school students in the state by providing leadership, guidance, and support to school systems.
POSITION OVERVIEW: This position reports to the Cash Management/Fund Control Unit Manager in the Grants Administration Division. Performs advanced grant development and coordination. Work involves coordinating budgetary activities, reviewing and analyzing grant budgets, and providing technical support on budgetary matters to internal and external stakeholders. Provides assistance and support to ensure all grant funds are obligated and expended in a timely manner and in accordance with processes and procedures. Works under limited direction with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.
Please note that a resume and tailored cover letter are required attachments for applying to this position. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Additionally, please be sure to respond to the short answer prompts found in the supplemental questions. These responses should be added in a separate Word or PDF document in the attachments section of the application.
Education: Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university.
Experience: At least (1) year of experience in cash management, finance, or accounting.
Substitutions: Education and experience may substitute for one another on a year-for-year basis.
As an equal opportunity employer, we hire without consideration to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, disability, or veteran status, unless an applicant is entitled to the veteran’s preference.
Additional Military Crosswalk (occupational specialty code) information can be accessed here.
This position requires the applicant to meet Agency standards and criteria which may include passing a pre-employment criminal background check, prior to being offered employment by the Agency.
No phone calls or emails, please. Due to the high volume of applications, we do not accept telephone calls and cannot reply to all email inquiries. Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.