Grant Appeals Specialist- Puerto Rico

San Juan, Puerto Rico
Apply by 16 May 2018
Posted on 16 April 2018

Job Description

ICF seeks a Grants Appeal Specialist to support Disaster Recovery efforts in Puerto Rico. This position will address any case that has been denied or deemed ineligible by the funding authority. Review all relevant data and create a response. This position is located in Puerto Rico.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Review denial letter and original project worksheet for validate reason for denial or appeal for payment.
  • Coordinate and formulate with project team members to gather additional documentation/information about the project.
  • Provide a rebuttal to the denial.
  • Research and review relevant regulations and policies that support eligibility or denial.
  • Interact with regulatory and technical team as necessary for outcome.
  • Maintain and track caseload and track in management information system.
  • Keep Sector Lead, Task Force Lead, Project Lead, Team Lead & Group Lead informed on issues, problems & resolutions.
  • Superior customer service skill set, ability to listen, facilitate and negotiate problems.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Strong analytical skills, experience in case or grant management required.
  • Prior experience FEMA required in appeals.
  • Strong organization skills required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Bi-Lingual English and Spanish

Preferred Skills

Knowledge of smartphone apps, MS Office, Data Information System & Time Management Skills.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

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About the Organization

If you want to work on the leading issues of the day, if you want your work to reflect your passion in life, if you truly want to make the world a better place, then you want to work at ICF.

Whether ensuring efficient use of energy resources, protecting the environment for generations to come, supporting cancer and HIV/AIDS patients and returning veterans, helping improve the education of American youth, delivering results in emergency preparedness, or breaking ground in any number of today’s issues, ICF works in the topics that lead the news.

We have a passionate commitment to our work and to helping our clients achieve their objectives. We combine technical expertise with world-class analytics. We provide room for entrepreneurial thinking and grass-roots innovation to achieve compelling results for both our clients’ projects and our own company. All our work is done in a professional, collegial, and intellectual environment that allows individuals the latitude they need to perform work that parallels their passions. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 4,500 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF's website is http://www.icf.com.

ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

Come engage with us at icf.com.

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