ActionAid International Directorate of Fundraising and Communications Grants And Compliance Manager
Location: Central London or Johannesburg
Salary: £45,489 per annum
Local terms and conditions will apply
At ActionAid International we help people use their own power to fight poverty and injustice. Because that is how real change happens – for families, for communities, for whole societies. We are now recruiting a Grants & Compliance Manager to join our International Partnership Development team and support effective institutional fundraising and contract management
As Grants & Compliance Manager you will be involved in developing and embedding best practice to comply with donor financial rules, supporting donor proposal budgeting, analysing institutional income and donor contract expenditure. You will also provide management information on key risks. In addition, we will look to you to support better donor reporting and compliance by implementing improved financial systems and processes as well as build the expertise of country staff in grants and compliance roles.
You must have a degree and/or professional qualification in Accounting, Finance, Business Studies, Auditing, Economics or related field. This will be complemented by extensive experience in a senior finance management role where you will have been involved in working on proposals and contracts from institutional donors such as EU, ECHO, DFID, USAID and UN. You will have been involved in complex planning and budgeting processes and used to providing clear guidance on donor policies and procedures. A comprehensive understanding of financial reporting, review and analysis will be backed by strong communication, negotiation and organisational skills.
If you have these skills, knowledge and experience, we would like to hear from you.
Please note that this is a re-advertisement and applicants who applied previously need not reapply.
Further information on this position can be obtained from our website at http://www.actionaid.org/jobs/grants-and-compliance-manager-0
Applications should be sent with your CV, motivation cover letter by no later than 18th March 2015. You are requested to highlight in the motivation letter how you specifically meet the criteria for this role. Please clearly indicate which position you are applying for.
External Applications send to: email@example.com
Due to high volumes of applications received, we can only correspond with short listed applicants. Should you not have received feedback on your application within two weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. ActionAid International will not consider unsolicited candidates from recruitment agencies. We reserve the right to withdraw any of our vacancies at any time.
To be considered for this role, you must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK or South Africa. We will not be able to consider your application if you do not have the right to work in the UK or South Africa.
ActionAid International promotes diversity and welcomes applications from all section of the community.