Grants Coordinator

  Afghanistan Unspecified 235
Date Posted:Apr 21, 2010
Reference:ASMED KAB 01
Closing Date:Apr 28, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Consulting
Nationality:International
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:Fresh
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About DAI/ASMED:

Job Summary:

Grants Coordinator is responsible for the management support of the “Grants” component of ASMED activities. After identification of grant recipients she/he will be processing different grants documentation, and will be in close communication with Grants Manager to make sure each grant document is complete and in compliance with regulations.

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Assist Implementation Manager in research activities (Internet etc.). The Grants dept. will work as a team with consultants and regular short-term technical assistants to achieve the desired goal.
• Assist grantees in writing/editing grants applications
• S/he will have to closely cooperate with ASMED’s Regional Offices in the provinces.
• Work with ASMED’s clients (Grantees)
• Review and provide recommendations for improvement of various implementation activities under the grants programs
• Work closely with the Implementation Manager for implementation/processing of the grants
• Assist in grantee monitoring visitation
• Maintain the grants financial tracker for grants disbursements and definition of milestones
• Maintain and keep TAMIS current at all times
• Maintain and update the Grants Tracker
• Monitor and maintain the grantee visitation tracker.
• Keep the hard copy files updated with all the grantee agreements, amendments, monthly, financial reports correspondence and other reports as necessary.
• Keep track of all the deliverables and report on status on regular basis.
• Make sure the grantees clear their advances before releasing their next payment
• Work closely with Associations and GDA Specialists and MDG managers in the grants closeout.
• Any other task assigned by the Contracts and Grants Manager.

Job Location:

Afghanistan

Qualifications:

• University graduates preferred
• Excellent English language skills (both written and spoken)
• Preferably Dari and Pashto fluency
• Computer literate with Microsoft Office
• Minimum 2 years working experience in the field;
• Able to pay close attention to detail
• Highly organized

Job Keywords:

Grants, USAID
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