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Saturday, December 22, 2018

Business Development Grants Manager Job at Trocaire - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Business Development Grants Manager 

Jobs at:

Deadline of this Job:
8th January 2019

Duty Station:
Kampala , Uganda , East Africa , 256 

Date Posted: 20th December 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time , Currency: Ush

JOB DETAILS: Trocaire is the overseas development agency of the Irish Catholic Church. We are a partnership agency with a focus on Food and Resource Rights, Women's Empowerment and Humanitarian response. Trocaire Uganda is currently recruiting for three positions viz,

Business Development Grants Manager, Kampala — reporting to Country Director Uganda (Ref: BDGM - TRO-UGA-O01)
2-Year renewable Kampala, Uganda with frequent travel to AcholifTeso and some International travel.

Key areas of responsibility include:
  • Lead the review and implementation of Trocaire's country funding strategy, in line with country programme needs and external funding opportunities.
  • Lead and advise on the development of good quality and well- designed funding proposals for submission to institutional and private donors. This will involve linking in with the Global Partnerships and Funding team in HQ in terms of quality assurance and ensuring value for money, cost recovery etc.
  • Keep up to date with donor regulations and communicate effectively with relevant team members, ensuring links with HQ in terms ofglobal donor strategies and updates on regulations.
  • Provide training to staff and partners around proposal development and report writing.
Experience and Qualifications
  • Minimum of 5 years‘ experience working in the development and humanitarian sector
  • Minimum 3 years‘ experience of proposal and report writing for major
    international donors including the European Union (DevCo and ECHO), Irish Aid, UK DFID, other European Governments, UN, and other relevant trusts foundations.
  • 3 years‘ experience of working with a partnership focused organisation.
  • Proven track record of securing institutional funding from successful grant applications.
  • Demonstrable experience of managing grants co financed by the donors such as: European Union [DevCo and ECHO), Irish Aid, UK DFID, other European Governments, UN, US Government funding (USAID, State Depts.), and other relevant trusts foundations.
Job application procedure
Applications by 8th January 2019 — see the Ref above & link
Trocaire is committed to Safeguarding Programme Participants from exploitation and Abuse. The successful candidate will be expected to sign and adhere to Trocaire Safeguarding Policies. Interested applicants can get the detailed Job Description and application from the Weblink above and apply using the relevant template. Sending Curriculum Vitae is not acceptable.