Job Title: Grants Officer
Organisation: ACDI/VOCA - USAID Title II
Duty Station: Moroto, Uganda
ACDI/VOCA - USAID Title II Development Food Assistance Program include RWANU Career Opportunities. ACDI/VOCA was awarded the USAID-funded PL 480 Title II Development Food Assistance Program called 'Resiliency through Wealth, Agriculture, and Nutrition in Karamoja (RWANU)", being implemented in Karamoja, Uganda.
Job Summary: The Grants Officer will be responsible for all aspects of the granting process from selection of grantees through grant close-out. The RWANU Grant Fund supports the livelihoods component of the RWANU I Program through in-kind and in funds small grants for agriculture and related value chain innovation, upgrading and research and for in-kind inputs micro grants
Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
- A degree in Business Administration or equivalent and a minimum of 3 years' experience in a similar position.
- Absolute integrity, excellent analytical skills, good communication skills and the ability to train and mentor grantees in grant management are required.
- Training in USE development a plus.
How to Apply:
All interested candidates should send their application letters and CVs to Plot 1 Lomonyang Close, next to Tamarind Hotel Moroto, Uganda or send to email@example.com . Candidates should be ready to start work in August 2013. Please do NOT attach certificates or testimonials, file sizes should be less than 1MB. Women are encouraged to apply. ACDI/VOCA is an equal opportunity employer,
Deadline: 28th June 2013.