Thomas College, a leading business and liberal arts college, offers a guaranteed job program to its graduates. Founded in 1894 as a private college, Thomas offers a rich professional studies curriculum for undergraduate and graduate students in a wide variety of programs including business, arts and sciences, criminal justice, education, and technology.
Thomas College invites applications for the position of Title III Grant Specialist. Reporting to the Title III Director, the Grant Specialist provides administrative support to key project activities in keeping with relevant federal and campus regulations, executes grant accountancy functions, and will represent Title III at relevant meetings and campus events.
The successful candidate will have experience supporting professional development or similar programs; experience with basic accounting procedures and process management; computer proficiency with Microsoft office applications; and strong organizational skills. A working knowledge of Financial Edge is preferred. The position requires strong interpersonal skills and the ability to respond effectively to dynamic situations involving students, faculty, and staff. A bachelor’s degree is required, with a concentration in accounting or finance preferred. Some evening and weekends required. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience in non-profit accounting, various accounting software packages, and are proficient in use of integrated financial systems, preferably with Blackbaud’s Financial Edge.
Benefits include medical insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, short-term disability insurance, 403(b) matching plan, paid time off, and tuition remission. This is a grant-funded position through September 30, 2023.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume or vita, and names of three professional references to Jes Crowell at or Thomas College, 180 West River Road, Waterville, ME 04901. Please include an email address on your application materials. Criminal history background check required for finalists.
Thomas College is an equal opportunity employer.
Thomas College’s mission is to prepare students for success in their personal and professional lives, and for leadership and service in their communities.