Grants Specialist

  • Posted on November 5, 2021
  • Location: Any Louisiana Office


Posted under: Administration, Engineering

What does this job entail?

The Grants Specialist will assist in helping communities build resilience before a disaster and aid in recovery efforts post-disaster. The Grants Specialist will directly engage with our clients, proposing resolutions and helping them to navigate their recovery process. The Grants Specialist will be a champion and leader of our company core values, while maintaining client engagement and satisfaction.

Some responsibilities include:

  • Partake and lead project initiatives.
  • Assist with Program Management, Application Development and Review, and Program Monitoring.
  • Routinely review and suggest improvements of manual policies, processes, and procedures
  • Assist with the development of Cost Benefit Analyses for Hazard Mitigation projects

Am I qualified for this position?

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous consulting experience in the public, private, or non-profit sector
  • Three years of related experience in Emergency Management and Disaster Recovery, with a concentration on FEMA Hazard Mitigation Assistance (HMA) Programs and/or CDBG programs
  • Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM) or Certified Emergency Manger Certification
  • Ability to travel; may require frequent travel and some overnight stays to client locations and industry related meetings

Why work for Fenstermaker?

Our success is based on establishing lasting partnerships and providing innovative, high-quality products and services. We conduct our business ethically, honestly and with integrity in everything we do.

Our core values define the way we do business.


We treat everyone like family and put people over policy.

We place an emphasis on safety and are supportive and empathetic in rough times.

One Company

We leverage our multi-disciplinary strength to benefit our clients.

We communicate, collaborate and execute together, as a team.

Customer Obsessed

We treat others the way they want to be treated – with respect.

We create unforgettable experiences and build lasting relationships and establish partnerships.

Growth Mindset

We believe growth creates opportunity and gives us the capability of building long-term careers.

Be Different

We encourage and reward innovation.

We serve our clients in ways that make the competition irrelevant.

We create a unique experience for our team members.

EOE/AA Employer. Applications confidential.


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