Grant Officer

Job opening: manufacturing, operations jobs, jobs in Nigeria

Share on
Grant Officer
Location: All Nigeria
Last update:

Ad description

Job Description:

  • The Grant Officer provides quality and proper stewardship of grants by managing the financial resources of donors and U.S. federal government.
  • S/he coordinates the administrative and financial aspects of grants, federal awards, and cooperative agreements by reviewing budget completeness, and coordinates post award actions.


  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Functions as primary point of contact for in-country eHA central office on grant-related issues
  • Handles the day-to-day business management grant management (non-programmatic) aspects of grants.
  • Develops, implements systems, and monitoring procedures to ensure proper stewardship of funds on pre-awards, award, post-awards, and close-out.
  • Communicates regularly with internal finance department, donor, or CDC Public Health Advisors
  • Conducts procurement plan as needed as required to be reviewed and/or approved by donor on funds request.
  • Documents financial management and budget procedures, regular review and update Grant Management Standard Operating Procedures and relevant documents governing awards as needed.
  • Adheres to internal and donor policy requirements on awards and financial management.
  • Maintain comprehensive internal controls on grant and financial management system, sub-contracts, and audit requirements.
  • Keeps accurate and complete financial records for each program.
  • With Technical and Financial teams, conduct required reporting requirements on progress reports, performance reports, Federal Financial Reports, Invention Statement and Certification, and Equipment Inventory Report
  • Monitors new funding opportunities, assist in business plan development where applicable. Works with the relevant stakeholder to ensure delivery of high quality funding submissions, reflecting outcomes focused programs.
  • Keeps the relevant staff informed about upcoming deadline an deliverable, thereby ensuring smooth completion of work responsibility throughout the life of award processes.
  • Maintains current username and passwords on grant application systems and grant management software.
  • Provides regular reports on the work-in-progress to the Grants Management Director


  • University degree in public health, science, business, finance, public administration, or a related field.
  • At least 3 years of progressively responsible work experience at national and international levels in administration and project management in the public health field. NGO experience is desired.
  • Background or proven experience in project management, financial management and budget monitoring. Familiar with grant management procedures and donors relations.
  • Knowledge of funding management techniques to plan and organize public health program operations. Knowledge of funding concepts, principles, methods, and techniques of public health program administration
  • Knowledge of funding requirements to manage, oversee and monitor public health projects and/or programs. Knowledge of the U.S. Government Code Federal Regulations (CFR) and Office of Budget and Management (OMB)
  • Excellent project management skills with experience in managing and supervising administrative project
  • Possess good knowledge of planning and strategizing financial and budgeting issues.Experience with basic financial management skills including developing and monitoring budgets and financial reporting.
  • Possesses excellent interpersonal skills, organizational skills and pays great attention to detail.
  • Action oriented and resilient in a fast-paced environment. Ability to manage a complex and varied work load and work under pressure.
  • Ability to work with multi-disciplinary officials or groups
  • Strong skills in written and oral communications, Excellent presentation skills

Computer Skills:

  • Advanced computer skills, including Microsoft windows and Microsoft office suite
  • Proficiency working within specialized software utilized in Grant Management

Language Ability:

  • English is the spoken and written language.
  • Ability to read, analyze, proof and edit documents, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, or government regulations.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, employees and the general public.

Math Ability/Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situation
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.

Method of Application:

  • Interested applicants who meet the above requirements, should send their CV with names of 3 professional referees, one must be the current/latest supervisor and cover letter to Emmanuella Unuode, to the e-mail with the subject of the email as Grant Officer.
  • Applications will be reviewed as they come and only short listed candidates will be contacted.
ATTENTION! Do not make any advance payments to any seller on Mobofree, not even for delivery! You may get scammed by unfair seller. Please report abuse to help us stop scam! To keep yourself safe, make sure to follow our Safety tips!

Social comments

Similar ads

Agriculture Officer

Graduate Job Vacancies at Action Against Hunger Action Against Hunger | ACF-International works to save lives by combating hunger and diseases that threaten the lives of vulnerable communities, through nutrition, food security, water and sanitatio...


Development Officer​ Job Vacancy at HReade Limited HReade Limited is a human resource consulting firm which adopts a collaborative approach in ensuring our Clients build competitive advantages through their people thereby increasing value for stak...


ICT Officer Job Vacancy at Inter-Arc Consultants Limited Inter-Arc Consultants Limited, Benin City is a management and training consulting firm. The firm was established and registered in 1996, incorporated in 2004 and accredited a management and...

Operation Officer

Fresh Jobs in Abuja at Spytech Security and Guards Limited Spytech Security and Guards Limited is a Private Security Company located in Abuja. We are looking for qualified and able men/women to fill the position below and who will safeguard the li...

Maintenance Officer

Responsibilities: Responsible for the general maintenance of all depot equipments. Ensuring optimal operational functioning of all equipments with minimal down time experience. Keeping a log book of the maintenance of all depot equipments such that a...

Shipping Officer

Saro Agro-Allied was established in 1996 as an agro commodities sourcing arm of the SARO GROUP of company and is today an active player in the Cocoa, Cashew and Sesame Value chain in Nigeria. Saro Agro-Allied is a Dependable Leader in the Cocoa Origi...

Shipping Officer

Saro Agro-Allied was established in 1996 as an agro commodities sourcing arm of the SARO GROUP of company and is today an active player in the Cocoa, Cashew and Sesame Value chain in Nigeria. Saro Agro-Allied is a Dependable Leader in the Cocoa Origi...

Shipping Officer

Saro Agro-Allied was established in 1996 as an agro commodities sourcing arm of the SARO GROUP of company and is today an active player in the Cocoa, Cashew and Sesame Value chain in Nigeria. Saro Agro-Allied is a Dependable Leader in the Cocoa Origi...

More on MoboFree

Posted by
job.naij_NG job.naij_NG

1173 ads posted

MoboFree trust level
Has a confirmed email
User is a member for at least 90 days
Tell seller that you found ad on!
Please read safety tips
  • Never pay ANYTHING before purchasee
  • Try to meet at a safe, public location
  • Check the item before you pay money for it
Contact seller


Latest activities