Current Positions Open
The Finance Manager oversees the fiscal management functions for the CFSC. Under executive supervision, the Finance Manager supervises and facilitates the accounting and financial management of the organization, including project and grant business activities between grant managers, program staff, and accounting. The Finance Manager ensures all financial processes and procedures are in accordance with GAAP and federal grant regulations.
The Senior Grant Finance Specialist (SGFS) manages the fiscal component of CFCS’s grants and subgrants. Under the supervision of the Finance Manager, the SGFS facilitates project and grant business activities between grant managers and accounting staff. The SGFS works closely with the Grants Clearinghouse to develop and monitor grant budgets, prepare analyses of budgets, and ensures completion of all billable time records, invoices, and accounting for the project and grant activities. The SGFS operates financial planning tools/reports, assists in the annual single audit process, and assists the Finance Manager with various financial reports required by funders and requested by the Board of Directors.
Open Requests for Proposals
CFSC is seeking a qualified and experienced Communications Contractor to support various communications, outreach, and media efforts for the organization and its subrecipients on wildfire mitigation programs and activities. The specific programs of focus are in partnership with CAL FIRE and the California Climate Investments (CCI) Program. CFSC is seeking a Communications Contractor for a minimum of 15 months starting in March 2024 through June 2025, with the potential to extend for an additional 12 months dependent on grant funding & project timeline extension.
California Fire Safe Council seeks a qualified Registered Professional Forester (RPF)/Environmental Consultant to provide professional and technical services related to the planning, development, and implementation of ground-breaking wildfire mitigation projects as funded by the California Fire Safe Council to ensure environmental and regulatory compliance. CFSC is seeking Professional Forestry Services for a minimum of 2 years, with the opportunity to extend the timeline with a written and signed agreement from both parties.
The California Fire Safe Council is accepting proposals for a Program Evaluator, focused on the evaluation of our CAL FIRE funded programs, which include our County Coordinator, Evacuation, and Defensible Space programs. CFSC is seeking a Program Evaluator for a minimum of 15 months starting in March 2024 through June 2025, with the potential to extend for an additional 12 months dependent on grant funding & project timeline extension.
CFSC is seeking a qualified & experienced Grant Prospector & Writer to assist in identifying funding opportunities that align with our organization’s goals and to craft compelling grant applications for submission. Key required duties of the contractor include Grant Prospecting, Grant Writing, and Proposal Management. CFSC is seeking a Grant Prospector & Writer for a minimum of 6 months, with the possibility to extend thereafter.