Awards Management Officer

at Save the Children
Location Pretoria, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Management
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Pretoria

Description

 

Awards Management Officer

 

The role holder will support the Awards Management team in the planning, securing and managing of both development and humanitarian awards. The position involves supporting award information management and compliance with systems and processes in PRIME & Awards Management System.

 

Under the direction of an Award Manager, the Awards Officer will be responsible for supporting the team to adhere to all award management obligations internally within Save the Children and externally with donors.

 

This role will work closely with Thematic leads, Program Coordinators/officers, Program Development Manager on proposals, financial and narrative reporting, monitoring and analysis and compliance processes.

 

In order to be successful, you will bring/have:

 

Essential/Desired

 

Professional qualification in Business, International Development, Finance/Accounting or similar

University degree in International development, business administration, finance and/or experience working in a related role

Experience managing grants, contracts & sub agreements with knowledge of major funders' guidelines (e.g. SIDA, ECHO, DANIDA, SDC, IOM, USAID etc.)

Relevant experience managing donor funded projects with International NGO's particularly those addressing human/children's rights and those applying partnership approaches

Strong analytical skills, computer literacy and excellent documentation skills are a must.

Ability to work well with a team and establish relationships with other teams/offices

Cultural awareness and ability to work well in an international environment with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.

Highly developed interpersonal and English communication skills including influencing and negotiation

Experience working with implementing partners and managing sub awards/grants

Excellent time management and planning capacity

Contract duration: 1 year

 

Location: Pretoria

 

Interested candidates can send their CV