Program Analyst - Planning and Development

Harris County

Houston, TX

Full time

Healthcare / Government

Jul 2

This job is no longer accepting applications.

Under the direction of the Development Manager, the Program Analyst functions as an analyst to create applications, evaluate projects, identify funding opportunities for Harris County, serves a point of contact and ensures potentially funded projects are compliant with applicable regulations and guidelines. Program analysts guides a project from application submission to award by coordinating information and providing support through budget and data analysis.


The Program Analyst will: 

  • Manage program specific application processes and maintain documentation, files and correspondence
  • Serve as Annual Action Plan Amendments Coordinator if needed
  • Prepare agenda items for Commissioners Court
  • Attend meetings and perform other duties as assigned
  • Assist with program-specific application processes and maintain documentation, files, and correspondence
  • Review and evaluate proposals and other submissions as needed
  • Compose, edit, submit, and manage funding/grant proposals, outgoing correspondence, memos, and files
  • Process and maintains records of the Annual Action Plan amendments and Project Sheets for the Annual Action Plan projects
  • Responds to information requests generated through mail, e-mail and telephone contact

Harris County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

If you need special services or accommodations, please call (713) 274-5445 or email



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Finance, Construction Management, Social Science or related field


  • One (1) year experience within a governmental or institutional entity
  • Working knowledge of federal guidelines and regulations relating to housing and community development specifically programs funded through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, or similar programs

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Good time management and organizational skills to handle multiple projects and records
  • Good verbal and written communication skills and customer service-oriented attitude for interactions with staff, applicants, elected officials and the general public 
  • Valid Driver’s license (Texas upon hire)

NOTE: Qualifying education, experience, knowledge, and skills must be documented on your job application. You may attach a resume to the application as supporting documentation but ONLY information stated on the application will be used for consideration. "See Resume" will not be 

accepted for qualifications.


  • Significant demonstrated experience in one or more of the following fields:
  • Administrative
  • Accounting
  • Budget Analysis
  • Grant Writing
  • Scheduling
  • Project Development
  • Construction Management/Development oversight
  • Funding Research
  • Policy Analysis
  • Urban Planning 

General Information

Work Hours

  • Full-time 
  • Monday to Friday | 8:00 am to 5:00 pm


  • Commensurate with Experience
  • Based on 26 Pay Periods

Work Environment and Physical Demands

Work is performed primarily in an office environment. Job may require occasional project site visits, off-site meetings and short-term outdoor neighborhood canvassing as needed after emergency/disaster event. Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible of force frequently or constantly lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body.


Depends on Qualifications


Houston, TX

Job Type

Grant-funded Full-time


Community Services Department

Job Number



7/11/2021 11:59 PM Central

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Harris County

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