Grants Specialist, Kampala, Uganda
Support the design and review of the grants manual for the Activity.
Support the Director of Finance, Grants and Operations in implementing and ensuring full compliance with the USAID-approved Grants Manual.
Facilitate the grant solicitation and grantee evaluation and selection process with guidance and approvals from Cardno HO.
Manage and administer Activity grants to eligible private or civil society organizations (CSOs) as approved by Cardno Home Office (HO) and the COP.
University degree in administration, business, economics, accounting, or similar field.
Minimum of five years’ experience supporting grants management with public and private sector entities; prior experience managing USAID-funded grants mechanisms is strongly preferred.
Must be a Ugandan citizen.
Knowledge and Skills:
Previous experience in delivering a grants function targeting public and private sector entities.
Strong understanding of USAID grants management standards, policies and procedures
Excellent language proficiency in spoken and written English