Skeo Solutions offers a multidisciplinary approach to navigating the complex issues facing local communities, state governments and federal agencies. Using tailored analysis, we provide innovative and collaborative solutions to pressing issues in environmental stewardship, social equity and economic opportunity.
Our relatively small, dedicated staff represents a broad range of disciplines and skill sets. Our diversity and size allow us to be nimble, quickly forming project teams that are responsive to our clients’ complex technical needs while providing highly personalized customer service.
With staff located throughout the United States, we provide a geographic reach seldom found in a firm our size. Using state-of-the-art information sharing and collaboration tools and an unequaled commitment to teamwork, we deliver innovative, just-in-time solutions for our clients.
Finance and Contracts Associate
About the Position:
We are seeking an organized and meticulous Associate to join Skeo’s Finance & Contracts Department. The Associate will primarily serve as an Administrative Contract Manager, as well as manage HR processes. Responsibilities are varied and may include contract administration and negotiation, invoicing and record-keeping, communications with subcontractors and vendors, financial tracking and reconciliation, and human resources support. On the job training will be provided. The ideal candidate will be able to shift gears quickly, work independently, communicate effectively, and complete projects on time while maintaining a high degree of accuracy and thoroughness. Associate will be expected to carefully follow written policies and procedures, as well as employ creative problem solving. Experience in contract administration, finance/accounting, and/or human resources preferred, but not required. Associates are expected to work fulltime (approximately 40 hours/week) and are eligible for full benefits (including health, dental and life insurance, paid time off, and 401k participation with an employer match).
- Bachelor’s degree or more than four years of fulltime work experience
- Meticulous with exceptional organizational skills
- Proficient with Microsoft Office programs (particularly Excel)
- Charlottesville, Virginia area resident or willing to relocate
- At least 2 years of professional work experience
- Previous experience in contract administration, finance/accounting, and/or human resources
- Legal background a plus
Please submit required application materials by April 3, 2015, by applying online at the following link: http://skeo.applicantstack.com/x/apply/a2b5yqw8du4h. In addition to taking part in interviews, candidates may be asked to demonstrate their abilities to perform the required work by completing skill exercises. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin. People of color are strongly encouraged to apply.
Navajo/English Bilingual Part-Time Associate
About the Position:
We are seeking a motivated, energetic, flexible and earnest bilingual Navajo/English associate to join the Skeo team on a part-time basis. A primary responsibility will be working with Skeo team members to provide a variety of support to Navajo-speaking communities dealing with environmental problems. Ideal candidates will have Navajo language proficiency (fluency preferred) and a strong understanding of environmental issues (Associates or Bachelors degree in environmental or related field preferred, but not required). Ideal candidates will also have strong people skills and be willing to travel to various locations throughout the Navajo Nation, Arizona, New Mexico and Utah. Work will be performed in a team setting and the selected candidate will report to a Skeo Senior Associate. The selected candidate could also provide support to numerous other projects depending upon skill set. This position is hourly with pay commensurate with experience. Throughout the term of employment, both employee and employer will retain the right to terminate employment in accordance with state law.
Please submit required application materials by clicking http://skeo.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2b5yqwea249.
Skeo Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer: all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.