Saferworld Funding, Grant Management and Programme Development Manager Jobs in Uganda

Saferworld Funding, Grant Management and Programme Development Manager Jobs in Uganda



Saferworld is a global organisation made up of people from around the world working together to prevent violent conflict and build safer lives. With offices in 12 countries, we have over 200 staff members working across our programmes, policy, advocacy and support teams.

We aim to provide a working environment where we value and respect people’s unique contribution, and provide all our staff with a comprehensive range of learning and development opportunities and support.


Responsibilities


  • Identify, map and prioritise donors, prospects and funding opportunities, and match these to organisational funding needs, with a particular focus on statutory, institutional and trust and foundation sectors.
  • Collaborate with Africa colleagues to cultivate donors and prospects, as well as respond to funding opportunities and calls, predominantly from statutory, institutional and trust and foundation sectors.
  • Work closely with Africa colleagues and support teams on the development of creative, tailored and successful applications, to predominantly statutory, institutional and trust and foundation sectors.
  • Produce high quality application supporting documents, including Theory of Change, logframes and application budgets.
  • Oversee effective grant management, including the negotiation of grant contracts, working with Saferworld teams to ensure contractual compliance, including donor reporting, ensuring all records of contracts, donor reports and invoices are accessible and shared with relevant staff.
  • Key to grant management will be the production of timely and high quality donor reports.
  • Work closely with the Head of Funding on the production of high quality unrestricted applications that support Saferworld’s core activities and infrastructure.
  • Keep up-to-date on trends and priorities of statutory, institutional and trust and foundation sectors.
  • Work closely with Saferworld colleagues on
    annual planning funding strategies and monitoring objectives.
  • Work closely with the Head of Funding on reporting Funding Team’s key performance indicators.
  • Share ideas, information, learning and contribute to funding processes and protocols.


    Requirements


  • A Bachelor’s degree or relevant experience in the third sector.
  • Sound experience of statutory, institutional or trust and foundation sector fundraising experience, preferably in the international sector.
  • A proven track record of securing funds for high value six figure sums from the institutional or statutory sector, preferably in the international sector.
  • Experience of proposal development, including ability to convey complex models in an accessible language.
  • Proven ability to work on own initiative, meet objectives and tight deadlines under pressure.
  • Demonstrate a flexible approach and the occasional need to work unsocial hours.
  • Excellent written, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work with staff based in different countries and time zones.
  • Organised approach with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Respect for other cultures and diversity.
  • Knowledge of international funding trends.
  • Compliance with and commitment to Saferworld’s safeguarding principles.


    How to Apply


    Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 5th August 2019


    For more information and job application details, see; Saferworld Funding, Grant Management and Programme Development Manager Jobs in Uganda


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