Transit Systems 2024-01-30 2024-03-05

Manager of Grants and Procurement

Greater Bridgeport Transit
Bridgeport, Connecticut

Job ID: 153897
Job Status: Full-time

Salary: Up to $81,000 Annually

The Manager of Grants and Procurements ensures agency-wide compliance with federal and state grant agreements and applicable regulations and codes ensuring fair and open competition, good stewardship of public funding and timely close-out of GBT grants. Provides information to the Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operations Officer and CEO concerning the status of all grant projects. Functions as the GBT grant liaison to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT). Analyzes the funding needs of GBT and monitors the spending and contract management of capital projects undertaken by GBT. Monitors grants to ensure proper utilization of available funds. The Manager of Grants and Procurement is responsible for all phases of the procurement process including solicitation, award, and contract administration as well as fixed asset management. Performs other duties of a similar nature as may be required. Responsible for ensuring that all procurements are conducted in accordance with FTA Circular 4220lF as amended from time to time and master agreements between GBT and CTDOT and FTA.

Minimum requirements: Bachelor's degree - Business Administration and Accounting, Public Administration or other related field from an accredited college or university. Five years' senior-level experience in public transit finance and accounting or related field. A thorough understanding of FTA Circular 4220lF. Strong analytical skills along with superb, written, and oral communication skills.

GBT is located in Fairfield County, Connecticut, on Long Island Sound. We offer a superb compensation package including medical, dental and life insurance, paid vacation, holidays, and personal days, 457 and retirement plans and professional development.

To apply, submit a letter of interest, resume and three references to:

Crystal Engram
Director of Human Resources
Greater Bridgeport Transit
One Cross Street
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Or by e-mail [email protected]

Position open until filled.

GBT is an EOE/AA/employer.

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