Consortium Fiscal Manager - Mass TechHire (PT)

Company Description:

Since 1963, Mount Wachusett Community College has built a tradition of providing innovative undergraduate education, workforce development, personal enrichment, and community service to North Central Massachusetts and beyond. Located in Gardner, MA, with satellite campuses in Fitchburg, Leominster and Devens, MWCC now serves approximately 12,000 credit and noncredit students each year and offers over 70 associate degree and credit certificate options. An award-winning, national leader in the area of renewable energy, MWCC is also nationally recognized for its veterans' services, civic engagement and K-12 partnerships.

We hope you will consider applying for one of our open positions, and discover all that Mount Wachusett Community College and the North Central Massachusetts region have to offer.

Job Description:

General Statement of Duties

Responsible for all fiscal duties associated with being the fiscal lead in a U.S. Department of Labor H-1B grant known as Mass TechHire, a consortium consisting of four community colleges, five career centers, and associated Workforce Investment Boards. The position entails tracking costs, ensuring allowable items are spent consistent with the budget, monitoring of sub-recipients for compliance with federal and state requirements, completion of financial reports, coordination of fiscal grant modifications for the consortium, tracking of leveraged resources, and reporting on fiscal issues to Mount Wachusett Community College as the lead college.


Maintain accurate records within the College's fiscal reporting system. Develops billings and enters invoices for payment in compliance with the College's internal control procedures; develop expenditure reports; interpret state and federal legislation to determine grant compliance updating knowledge of legislation and regulation changes; perform internal checks to ensure fiscal data is in compliance at all times; oversee project expenditures to ensure compliance with grant; project appropriate and timely expenditures for budget; coordinates submission of required fiscal reports with CBO Grant Accountant, coordinate and develop all fiscal grant modifications for the consortium in collaboration with the national project manager). Act as Chairperson for the Financial Subcommittee. May be required to visit other institutions as part of monitoring activities. Will be responsible for coordinating response to DOL regarding any findings and will be responsible for preparing fiscal close out documentation at end of grant. Performs other duties as assigned.


Bachelor's degree in accounting, business, or related field required. Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Access and Excel spreadsheets required. Proficiency in managing federal grant budget required, experience with grants issued by the United States Department of Labor under the Uniform Guidelines preferred. Experience in working for lead institution in consortium project preferred. Ability to interpret and report on fiscal and programmatic data required. Ability to understand objectives of grant and monitor fiscal compliance required.

Additional Information:

Salary: $55.00 per hour
Employee Status: Part Time
Benefits: No
Hours per Week: 15
Number of Weeks: 52

Mount Wachusett Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, disability, religion, age, veteran status, genetic information, gender identity or sexual orientation in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and college policies. The College prohibits sexual harassment, including sexual violence. Inquiries or complaints concerning discrimination, harassment, retaliation or sexual violence shall be referred to the College's Affirmative Action and/or Title IX Coordinator, the Massachusetts Commission against Discrimination, the Equal Employment Opportunities Commission or the United States Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights.

Application Instructions:

The following documents are required:
1. Resume
2. Cover Letter

Deadline Date:8/22/17

Candidates may be subject to employment screening to include both a Criminal Offender Record Information (CORI) request and a Sexual Offender Registry Information (SORI).


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