Summary of Responsibilities: Deputizing the Grants Coordinator, this position will provide high level grant and budget management for the IRC Somalia Grants Unit. The IRC Somalia Grants Unit acts as the formal coordination point between IRC departments, including programs, operations, finance, and global headquarters. This position will also liaise between the regional office and Somalia program with regards to grants strategy, compliance, capacity building and implementation of the IRC Somalia SAP.
Within this Grant Unit, the Senior Grants Manager will primarily oversee the budget management of the IRC Somalia portfolio and support the Grants Coordinator with program cycle management.
This includes leading standard grant specific meetings, reporting, and budget monitoring, as well as, implementing partner communications. Organization, flexibility, leadership, and initiative are all key attributes to this position as it often involves independently solving unique issues as they occur while managing competing deadlines.
|Purpose of the Role|
|The Senior Grants Manager – Budgets and Compliance works supports the Grants team by managing the day-to-day budget development and monitoring toensure that budget and spending issues are immediately attended to and ensures that donor budgets are prepared in accordance with IRC and donor requirements and are submitted on time.(S)He will develop budget management tools and conduct trainings to improve efficiency, donor reporting and compliance.|
Budget Development and Management:
|Compliance and Grants Management:
|Information Management and Capacity Building
Donor Relations and Communications