Program Specialist (20184)

Overview

City:
Saint Paul
State:
MN
Country:
United States of America
Category:
Services for Older Adults
Employment Status:
Full Time

Description

 

Lutheran Social Service MN is a dynamic social service organization serving children, youth and families, people with disabilities, older adults and military veterans.  Trustworthiness is a value and strength shared by our employees and recognized by the communities we serve.  We offer an ALIVE Workplace (Supportive, Positive and Fun) and careers that challenge, energize and rewards employees.  Consider joining us!

The Program Specialist will ensure financial management is provided in the best interest of the clients. This position will assist in the handling of trust service case coordination. They will assist in the process of client intake and on-going provision of client trust services to ensure program meets all quality standards, program guidelines, and court requirements. This position will also assist in reviewing and receiving potential referrals. The Program Specialist will also network with other profession entities to form and nurture professional relationships.

 

This is a Financial Specialist Position.

Minimum Requirements

 
  • High school diploma required; degree in the field of Human Services or Business Management is preferred.
  • Two Years of work or volunteer experience in human service field required.
  • Accounting and financial management experience is Required.
  • Driver’s license required
  • Pass district court background check.
  • Comprehend trust, financial, legal, and public benefit terminology, including Social Security and Medicaid.
  • Understand basic accounting.
  • Able to interact with a variety of individuals, to think analytically, to problem solve and to work under the pressure of heavy workload. 

Lutheran Social Service of MN is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of all people regardless of gender, race, culture, religion, ethnicity, protected veteran status and/or disability.   We actively foster an environment that is free of racism, discrimination, bias, and harassment where all individuals are treated with dignity, safety and respect.

Additional Posting Information:
This is a Financial Specialist Position - Basic accounting or financial experience is required.

LSS employees have deeply meaningful work that changes lives, the opportunity for their unique gifts to shine and grow, and abundant and balanced lives.