The International Rescue Committee has been working in Somalia since 2006, providing essential services to conflict and disaster affected communities. The IRC has been operational in Central Somalia (Mudug and Galgadud regions) and Mogadishu implementing interventions in the areas of livelihood, WASH and health reaching out to more than 200,000 conflict and drought affected people.
Summary of Responsibility
This position will be placed within 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.
Within this Grant Unit, the Grants officer will primarily support the IRC Somalia Grants Unit with managing Somalia portfolio and support the Grants team with program cycle management.
This includes leading standard grant specific meetings, reporting, and budget monitoring, as well as, implementing partner communications. Organization, flexibility and initiative are all key attributes to this position as it often involves independently solving unique issues as they occur while managing competing deadlines.
Job Key Responsibilities
Budget Tracking and Coordination
Grant Liaison with external partners
Gender Equality: IRC is committed to narrowing the gender gap in leadership positions. We offer benefits that provide an enabling environment for women to participate in our workforce including parental leave, gender-sensitive security protocols and other supportive benefits and allowances.
International allowances are not available for this position