The Grants Officer will assist to administer the full cycle of grants management activities beginning from pre-award assessments, monitoring/compliance visits and close-ours procedures.
The jobholder will assist to develop grant award and award modification documents; including solicitation, application/proposals' compliance and technical review forms, selection memo, negotiated memorandum of grant awards, sub-grant agreements with the appropriate attachments etc.
The jobholder will assist to respond to issue t.hat arise during grants', contracts' implementation.
The jobholder will assist in general administration of sub-grants and subcontracts, which includes but is not limited to: financial reporting, issuing award modifications, oversight of compliance with terms and conditions and resolution of disputes and resolving audit findings as well as capture transactions in Microsoft Dynamics Navigator.
Minimum of B.Sc or HND in Accounting, Finance. business administration, economics with ACA/ACCA/CPA Professional Accounting Qualifications.
Minimum of 3 years Cognate Experience in grants accounting and sub award management.
Experience with accounting standards/practices of international organization a strong plus.
Working Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics Navigator (Navision package).
Demonstrated experience with automated accounting systems and good knowledge of internal control systems and financial audit processes.
Strong Knowledge of the OMB Circulars i.e, OMB 110, OMB 122 and OMB 133.