International Grants Manager

Location
London (City of), London (Greater)
Salary
to £30k
Posted
13 Oct 2016
Closes
10 Nov 2016
Ref
Gm73
Job Title
Administrator
Industry Sector
Education, Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

International Grants Manager

We are working with an educational/scientific membership organisation and are looking for an Grants Manager to take responsibility for managing international grants schemes with a particular focus on a Fellowship aimed at early-career researchers in sub-Saharan Africa. In addition you will ensure maximum impact, coordination, and effectiveness in delivering the organisation’s funding schemes.  The position is paying up to £30k.

International Grants Manager duties:

Scheme Management

  • Grant funding schemes: administering the application and peer-review process, making awards, and subsequently supporting award holders.
  • Managing relationships with applicants, award holders and other relevant stakeholders, including the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy.
  • To act as the Committee Secretary for scheme(s) under your management, reviewing panel membership and assisting decision-making panels with accurate information and briefings.

Evaluation and Reporting

  • To monitor progress of individual grants and help ensure that knowledge gained is utilised to maximum effect internally and communicated externally.
  • To be responsible for accurate data collection and analysis to review trends in applications and awards.

Finance and grant management

  • To manage the budget for the scheme(s) in conjunction with the Head of International Grants and be responsible for forecasting and setting up regular grant payments.
  • To be responsible for accurate grant records, financial reports and maintaining financial flows.