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Senior Grants Administrator

Town of Hilton Head Island Finance Department - Hilton Head, SC , United States

Job Description:

Job Description

Wage/Salary: $70,516 - $87,565

Date Posted: Monday, May 20, 2024

Date Closing: Thursday, June 20, 2024

The Town of Hilton Head Island is seeking a Senior Grants Administrator administer and coordinates grant-funding programs.

What You Will Do:

  • Administer grant and alternative funding for Town projects; conduct research and match needs with grant resources; write grant applications and proposals; monitor compliance with awarded grant programs.
  • Search and apply for grants and alternate funding sources, and for various award programs; actively pursue grant funding to supplement Capital Improvement Program.
  • Manage and/or assist with various data collection & analysis such as census data.
  • Advise and inform various Town Boards, Commissions and Town Council on current issues, findings and recommendations related to grants and alternate funding sources.
  • Research, analyze and draft documents related to the Comprehensive Plan.
  • Collect, interpret and implement Comprehensive Plan and Town Council goals.
  • Serve as grant manager for various assigned projects.


  • Bachelor’s degree and five (5) years of related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Grants Writing and Administration Experience.
  • Strong writing skills.

What We Offer:

  • A competitive hiring salary range of $70,516 - $87,565
  • A comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long-term disability, vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, a healthcare reimbursement arrangement, and generous matching 401(k) plan.

Contact Information

Lisa Stauffer, IPMA-SCP
1 Town Center Court
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928, USA
Phone: (843) 341-4624
Fax: NA
[email protected]


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