Job Vacancy

Vacancy National Grants Manager

January 15, 2019

The National Grants Committeeis seeking the services of a self-motivated and experienced Grants Project Manager to effectively and efficiently manage the National ‘Grants and Funding for Not- for-Profit Organisations’ Program. The Grants Project Manager shall provide the services in the capacity of an independent contractorand not as an employee.

Scope of the service to be provided

  • Manage the grants and funding application process through the full project lifecycle; screening submissions and conducting research on the organisations to authenticate requests.
  • Liaise with a wide range of stakeholders, notably the Committee, including officers administering sector specific public grants and funds.
  • Monitor the performance of the not-for-profit organisations’ against the funding program objectives, and outcomes and provide evidence-based recommendations and reports.
  • Complete post-project evaluation to establish how these outcomes address the identified need, and how the funds were used, and subsequently table before and report to the National Grants Committee.
  • Prepare and submit an annual report on the ‘Grants and Funding for not-for-profit Organisations’ program.
  • Act as the Secretary to the National Grants Committee, preparing minutes and the agenda for circulation; as well as other pertinent documents.
  • Act as the PR Officer of the National Grants Committee following requests from the Committee.
  • Master’s degree in relevant field plus three years’ work experience managing grants; or
  • First degree in relevant field plus four years work experience as Senior Project Officer.

Minimum qualifications and experience

Remuneration & Duration of contract

Payment for the services rendered by the service provider shall SCR16, 204.00per month. The service agreement shall be for a period of two (2)years,renewable. Interested applicants should submit their application letter and CV to:

The Chairperson, National Grants Committee,

Ministry of Finance, Trade & Investment, Liberty House.

Or alternatively email: nationalgrantcommittee@gov.sc

Deadline for Submission of Applications is Friday 25th January, 2019

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