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Fiscal Assistant
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The Fiscal Assistant will assist with fiscal management and carry out other tasks as assigned by the Fiscal Manager and Project Director.
Key responsibilities include:
• Assisting in preparing fiscal reports for the Principal Investigator, Project Director, Virginia Tech and USDA
• Processing purchases of all equipment and supplies, purchase orders and reimbursements for the Virginia Tech team
• Maintaining fixed asset inventory for all items purchased for the Virginia Tech team
• Processing contracts, reimbursements, and payments to consultants and contractors
• Assisting with travel arrangements and reimbursements for the Virginia Tech team

Review date: February 15, 2023.

Technical Specialist, Climate-Smart Practices
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The Technical Specialist, Climate-Smart Practices will provide training and technical support for all Alliance partners to support the use of COMET-Planner, COMET-Farm, and Fieldprint tools and serve as the point of contact for all USDA-NRCS Conservation Practices inquiries from partners.
• Providing guidance to partners to respond to USDA-NRCS conservation practices questions from producers.
• Providing user support and technical assistance for COMET and Fieldprint tools.
• Serving as a resource for questions regarding carbon sequestration, greenhouse gas (GHG) emission evaluations, and other related environmental benefits.
• Developing and delivering audience-specific training tools, including train-the-trainer materials to support the efforts of technical assistants in state partner offices.
• Lead GHG data aggregation, curating, and reporting for the project.

Review date: March 1, 2024.

Fiscal Assistant
Apply Here
The Fiscal Assistant will assist with fiscal management and carry out other tasks as assigned by the Fiscal Manager and Project Director.
Key responsibilities include:
• Assisting in preparing fiscal reports for the Principal Investigator, Project Director, Virginia Tech and USDA
• Processing purchases of all equipment and supplies, purchase orders and reimbursements for the Virginia Tech team
• Maintaining fixed asset inventory for all items purchased for the Virginia Tech team
• Processing contracts, reimbursements, and payments to consultants and contractors
• Assisting with travel arrangements and reimbursements for the Virginia Tech team

Review date: February 15, 2023.

Technical Specialist, Climate-Smart Practices
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The Technical Specialist, Climate-Smart Practices will provide training and technical support for all Alliance partners to support the use of COMET-Planner, COMET-Farm, and Fieldprint tools and serve as the point of contact for all USDA-NRCS Conservation Practices inquiries from partners.
• Providing guidance to partners to respond to USDA-NRCS conservation practices questions from producers.
• Providing user support and technical assistance for COMET and Fieldprint tools.
• Serving as a resource for questions regarding carbon sequestration, greenhouse gas (GHG) emission evaluations, and other related environmental benefits.
• Developing and delivering audience-specific training tools, including train-the-trainer materials to support the efforts of technical assistants in state partner offices.
• Lead GHG data aggregation, curating, and reporting for the project.

Review date: March 1, 2024.