Grants Compliance Manager

Robertson Bell Ltd
London (Greater)
20 Mar 2017
19 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking to join an international children's charity reaching millions of children across the globe? Robertson Bell is looking for someone with a strong financial background to join the dedicated team based either in Central London or Milton Keynes in a Strategic Grants Manager position.

The Strategic Grants Manager will report into the Head of Grants and will be responsible for overseeing the Grants portfolio of the organisation and managing a team of compliance officers. Key responsibilities will include:

*Developing standardised grant management procedures.
*Training the Grants Compliance Officers to develop capacity on donor compliance, financial and risk management. Ensuring timely, accurate and complete inputs to the various grant and financial management databases.
*Developing and reviewing financial and grant related organisational policies.
*Overseeing financial, contractual and compliance requirements across grant portfolios both active and pipeline.
*Reviewing and approving Due Diligence Assessments undertaken on consortium partners and advising on project implementation arrangements, including consortium and multi-country engagement.
*Providing strategic input into the Annual Planning process.
*Advising on initial and final management responses to internal and external audit findings.
*Engaging with Regional Offices to ensure consistent approaches across finance, compliance and risk.

The successful candidate will have experience in managing a team and strong understanding of donor compliance and regulations. With a solid understanding of finance, the ideal candidate will have experience working with a range of donors. You will be highly analytical in your approach to your work and able to communicate effectively with a range of stakeholders and explain complex information to a wide audience.

If you are interested in this position, please apply early as applications are under constant review and the role may be filled before the closing date.

Occupational Requirement: The post holder will be a practising Christian