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UNDERSTANDING AND MANAGING INDIRECT COST-RELATED RISKS

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Is your organization aware of the requirements applicable to indirect costs under the Uniform Guidance? These requirements vary based on organization type and many organizations don’t understand them.

Understanding the rates, formulas and rules - and mitigating your risk of noncompliance - is critical to making the most out of your grant funding!

Register now for Understanding and Managing Indirect Cost-Related Risks.

In this 90-minute webinar, Emily Flint and Eric Russell from Crowe, LLP explain indirect cost related risks under the Uniform Guidance.  You’ll learn how the requirements applicable to indirect costs vary based on organization type, and regulatory responsibilities and expectations of those administering and monitoring subawards and contracts are often misunderstood or improperly executed.  During this webinar, participants will review the requirements applicable to indirect costs, discuss identified instances of noncompliance and internal control deficiencies, and identify methods to mitigate risks of noncompliance. 

Plus, you’ll have the chance to ask your own questions during the Q&A portion of the webinar.

Reserve your space now to learn how to mitigate your indirect cost-related risks, including:

  • Recalling indirect cost rate related requirements applicable to non-federal entities.
  • Discussion of regulatory requirements pertaining to subrecipient and contract monitoring as pertaining to indirect costs.
  • Identifying instances of noncompliance reported through audits and compliance monitoring activities.
  • Analyzing invoicing processes to understand root causes of noncompliance.
  • Discussing the interaction between allowability requirements and indirect cost calculation processes.

Register now for Understanding and Managing Indirect Cost-Related Risks.

Who Will Benefit:

  • Finance Managers
  • Grants Managers
  • Financial Analysts
  • Chief Financial Officers
  • Compliance Analysts
  • Compliance Monitors
  • Internal Auditors
  • Financial Auditors
  • Internal Control Officers
  • Risk Managers

YOUR EXPERT(S):

Emily Flint

Emily has over four years of experience in providing accounting and auditing assistance to governmental clients. Emily has participated in indirect cost reviews for state agencies as well as indirect cost rate proposal reviews for governmental entities.

Eric Russell, CIA, CGAP, CGMS, MPA

Eric Russell is a senior manager in Crowe’s Risk Consulting – Public Sector Services delivery unit.  Eric is a regulatory compliance specialist focusing primarily on the management and audit of Federal awards and contracts on behalf of Federal agencies and various non-profit and commercial recipients and subrecipients.  His efforts have included the planning and execution of audits in accordance with Government Auditing Standards, conduct and facilitation of organizational risk assessments, Uniform Guidance audit preparation activities, and the design, documentation, and implementation of internal controls over compliance and financial reporting.  In addition, Eric has worked with clients to assess and enhance their internal controls, to plan for the procurement and implementation of financial management systems, and to evaluate and enhance business processes.

Eric is a Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Government Auditing Professional, and a Certified Grants Management Specialist.  He holds a Master’s of Public Administration degree from The Ohio State University (OSU) and a Bachelor’s of Business Administration degree from Stetson University.  Eric currently services on the Board of Alumni Advisors at OSU’s John Glenn College of Public Affairs and serves as Secretary of the National Grants Management Association’s Board of Directors.

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