North Carolina Farmworker Health Program Finance Specialist

Description of Work
The primary purpose of this position is to support the goals of the North Carolina Farmworker Health Program (NCFHP) and the Office of Rural Health (ORH).  Under the guidance of the NC Farmworker Health Program Manager, this position will have the following job responsibilities:

  • Manage NCFHP’s budget.
  • Ensure the Program’s compliance with state and federal financial requirements.
  • Provide financial training, monitoring and technical assistance to the Program’s funded agencies.

It is expected that this position will work within a team to ensure that additional program activities are accomplished including, but not limited to, grant writing and reporting, planning and implementing training events, providing staff support to the co-governance board, representing the program and office on task forces and committees, and engaging in ORH Service Area Team meetings to provide regional support and ensure coordination of services. 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies

To receive credit for all of your work history and credentials, you must list the information on the application form.  Any information listed under the text resume section or on an attachment will not be considered for qualifying credit.  Qualified applicants must document on the application that they possess all of the following:

  • Experience with budget management and analysis.
  • Experience with financial record keeping and reporting.
  • Experience conducting training and/or technical assistance.
  • Competence to interpret and apply rules, regulations, standards and policies applicable to programs. 
Management Preferences
  • Degree in accounting, business administration, public health, social work, or related fields.
  • Experience working with people from diverse backgrounds.
  • Experience working with non-profits, health programs and/or federally qualified health centers.
  • Proficient in Spanish.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

Bachelor's degree in sociology, psychology, political science, business administration, public administration or related field, from an appropriately accredited institution and four years of experience related to the specific program assignment;
An equivalent combination of education and experience.