Sub-award & Compliance Officer

Mercy Corps, Nepal
Location: Nepalgunj and Dadeldhura
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2015-10-08 Deadline: 2015-10-19
  • Nos. of Opening : 2
  • Location : Nepalgunj and Dadeldhura
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Bachelor’s Degree
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

Sub-award and Compliance Officer - 02 Positions (Full time based in Nepalgunj and Dadeldhura with 60% field travel for monitoring visits)

The Sub Awards and Compliance Officer for Mercy Corps’ Nepal-funded Development Food Assistance Program (DFAP) is responsible for ensuring and facilitating the compliance of programs with donor regulations and requirements for all sub-grantees. Responsibilities include reporting to the Sub-award and Compliance Manager, working closely with the regional, district and Local NGOs staff, monitoring local NGOs, reviewing financial reports and capacity building of local NGOs to meet finance and compliance requirements of USAID, so that these local organizations develop professional personnel and systems.

Minimum Requirement:

Bachelors in Business Studies with minimum of more than 3 years of relevant field or management experience of complex, multidimensional programming including administering small grants in an international/local environment. Additionally, experience in sub awards design, negotiation, and administration is required including proven success in managing the administration and compliance of US government funding, particularly with the management of large USAID funded sub award mechanisms of a comparable size.

Please refer Job Description for the full position description before applying.

“Fostering a diverse and open workplace is an important part of Mercy Corps’ vision, and we encourage people from all backgrounds, especially women and members of disadvantaged groups are strongly encouraged to apply. Mercy Corps is an Equal Opportunity Employer”.

Interested candidates are requested to submit a CV and cover letter by October 19, 2015 to the address below.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. Telephone enquiries will not be entertained.

Attn: Human Resources Officer [Please mention the title of the Position on the subject of the e-mail while applying] Email

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Organization Summary

Mercy Corps is an international, non-governmental humanitarian relief and development agency that exists to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people to build secure, productive and just communities. Mercy Corps was established in 1979, and has headquarters in the USA and UK. Since 1979, Mercy Corps has worked in over 100 countries. Mercy Corps currently works in 41 countries around the world and improving the lives of 19 million people. The agency focuses on countries in transition, where countries are in the midst of - or recovering from - conflict, economic collapse, or disaster; Mercy Corps sees these crisis situations as moments of opportunity to go beyond traditional boundaries of relief and catalyze lasting change. Globally, Mercy Corps implements programs in a range of sectors, including: agriculture & food security; market development; emergency response; disaster risk reduction; climate change; health; conflict management; youth engagement; and, community mobilization/ governance.

Mercy Corps Nepal works to build the absorptive, adaptive and transformative potential of vulnerable individuals and communities across Nepal. The goal is attained through a systems based approach to market development, financial services, disaster risk reduction, climate change adaptation and youth engagement. Mercy Corps began its operation in Nepal in 2005, with projects focusing on the sectors of economic and food security; climate, natural resource and disaster risk management; youth engagement; with the inclusion of women and disadvantaged groups as important cross-cutting themes throughout each intervention area.

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Sanepa Chowk, Lalitpur
Organization Size 1-10
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