Grant and Project Specialist (Victim Assistance Programs)

Application Deadline: October 31, 2021

Location: Santa Ana, CA, United States

GRANT AND PROJECT SPECIALIST (Victim Assistance Programs - Santa Ana)

– F/T. (Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm).

Responsibilities include:

  • Project coordination and grants administration of Victim Assistance Programs (VAP).

  • Specialized  administrative support for our Sexual Assault Awareness Program Coordinating and tracking VAP grant applications and reporting requirements.

  • Review, edit and facilitate submission of grant progress reports, complete grant performance measurement tool reports, provide support and assistance to staff using the CiviCore stats program and interface with CiviCore support staff as needed.

  • Lead special projects as assigned and assist with organization and implementation of the annual Victims’ Rights Conference.

  • Process check requests and provide general administrative assistance.

Requirements include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field.

  • Basic understanding of the criminal justice system and victimology.

  • Related experience and supervisory or project coordinator experience is preferred.

  • Administrative and technical skills: knowledge of standard business practices, office procedures, Microsoft Office Suite, and an ability  to conduct basic research.

  • Familiarity with grant application process preferred.

  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, written, and oral communication skills.

  • Ability to work independently and use good judgement in contact with staff, all levels of the justice system, funding agencies, and the community.

  • Ability to demonstrate sensitivity to the cultural/ethnic diversity of the service population and to be sensitive to the needs of special populations.

  • Valid California driver’s license, auto liability insurance, and a satisfactory driving record.

  • Bilingual English/Spanish/Vietnamese/Korean/Tagalog preferred.


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