Projects Officer I, Special
State of Mississippi
This work involves assisting in planning and directing specific programs of an agency. Work includes all phases involved in developing, planning, and directing projects of special significance to the state; preparing, negotiating, and administering contracts including grants and interagency agreements; contacting other agencies, outside organizations, and the general public associated with such projects; informing and educating the public about project goals and activities; and supervising the collection, maintenance, and publication of data regarding research or project activities. Incumbents work under the general supervision of an administrative superior or agency head. Work is subject to general review through conference, personal inspection, and written reports for conformity with established policies, rules, and regulations.Examples of work performed in this classification include, but are not limited to, the following:
Assists in the directing and supervising of activities involved in developing, planning, directing and evaluating a wide variety of projects.
Prepares, or assists in preparing, and presents proposals for special projects.
Assists in preparing, negotiating, and administering contracts, grants, and agreements associated with such projects.
Directs and supervises the collection, maintenance, reporting, and publication of data regarding research and project activities.
Provides managerial, technical, and legal support to the department or agency.
Designs and implements public information and education programs and conducts public hearings concerning special projects and grants.
Performs related or similar duties as required or assigned.These minimum qualifications have been agreed upon by Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in this job class and are based upon a job analysis and the essential functions. However, if a candidate believes he/she is qualified for the job alth
$32k-55k yearly est.