Grants Officer

Full Time

Job no: 493444

Work type: Regular Full-Time

Location: Zambia – Lusaka

Categories: Development/Planning/Grants Management


ICAP at Columbia University, a global health leader situated within the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health in New York City, seeks highly qualified candidates to serve as Grants Officer to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.


ICAP seeks highly qualified and experienced candidates to fill the Grants Officer position by 16th November 2020. The successful candidate will possess a minimum of a Bachelor Degree in Finance or Accounting, part ACCA/CIMA required. Minimum four (4) years of relevant experience with project management and sub-award management.


The incumbent will have a demonstrated experience in managing sponsored projects; USAID/CDC funded projects. Strong analytical and organizational skills in order to carry out and follow through with complex assignments for which no clear precedents exist. Ability to provide advice and expertise both orally and in writing to clients, peers, and management. Ability to communicate and interact with, as well as support effective partnerships with peers and sub partners.


To view a full job description, please click hereDownload File Grants Officer – Job Description.pdf


Only candidates who are eligible to work in Zambia without a need for sponsorship will be considered for the position.


The position is contingent upon availability of grant funding.


Columbia University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. It does not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment based on race, color, sex, gender, religion, creed, national and ethnic origin, age, citizenship, status as a perceived or actual victim of domestic violence, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a Vietnam era or disabled veteran, or any other legally protected status.


Advertised: 02 Nov 2020 South Africa Standard Time

Applications close: 08 Nov 2020 South Africa Standard Time

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