Jan 14, 2019

Grants Manager

  • Abt Associates
  • Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Full time NGO / Non Profit Accounting Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

Manage the grant program and grants awarded under the project. Oversee grants administration, compliance, and implementation procedures, and ensure compliance with USAID procurement regulations and local laws. Conduct grant solicitations and advertisements; design and prepare grant review guidelines; review grant applications and convene grant committee meetings; participate in negotiations and prepare awards. Develop and implement a grant tracking system to ensure timely and correct execution of all grant agreements. Maintain accurate, up-to-date, and audit-ready grant records. Build capacity of grantees to effectively manage grants and comply with grant requirements. Additionally responsible for cost share reporting.

Job Requirement

Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, business, or other relevant field. At least 6 years of relevant professional experience in managing USAID-awarded grants. Solid relationship management skills. Strong computer skills using Microsoft Office, particularly Excel.In addition to the position-specific requirements of each individual opening, understanding of USAID administrative procedures and requirements is highly desirable. Fluency in Amharic and English is also required.

How To Apply

To apply, submit your CV and an application letter/email message that provides details of your relevant qualifications to: EthiopiaJobs-Addis@abtassoc.com  Applicants must be willing to travel locally as needed. Women are encouraged to apply. In the email subject line, write the job title of the position for which you are applying. If you wish to apply for more than one position, submit separate applications for each.

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