Friends of the Earth Europe is seeking a Grant Manager.
Based in the Friends of the Earth Europe office in Brussels, full time, to start in February/March 2019.
Deadline for applications: 24h00 CET on 27th of January 2019.
This job is an excellent opportunity to join one of the leading environmental organisations in Brussels. Friends of the Earth Europe (FoE Europe) campaigns for sustainable and just societies and for protection of the environment. It unites more than 30 national organisations with thousands of local groups and is part of Friends of the Earth International, the world’s largest grassroots environmental network.
The Grant Manager will ensure monitoring and reporting of FoE Europe’s grants in compliance with the donor requirements (i.e. EASME, Europeaid, EACEA amongst others, grants focussing on advocacy, awareness raising, education) and other funders. The Grant Manager will help ensure accountability and oversight of FoE Europe’s multi-beneficiary grants by means of capacity building and training of staff of FoE Europe and it’s project partners; proper management and compliance with grant requirements, project financial reporting, project audits; monitoring of project implementation, deliverables and outcomes. An important role will also be to assure a coherence and alignment between financial requirements and accountability on one side, and project management on the other.
The position will be based in Brussels (full-time, 5 days a week). Ability to travel to national offices will be a requirement to review grants compliance, conduct trainings, internal audits, etc.
Remuneration: between €2.845 and €3,537 (gross), depending on experience. FoE Europe offers an attractive benefits package, including a 13th month, lunch vouchers, an additional 5 days of holidays per year, pension scheme, hospitalisation and comprehensive travel insurance. We also offer full coverage of train travel in case of commuting within Belgium.
Conditions are according to Belgian legislation; hence the position is open solely to persons with right to live and work in the EU. FoE Europe adheres to Belgian law that prohibits discrimination on basis of age, sexual orientation, marital status, birth, fortune, religious, philosophical or political beliefs, language, present or future state of health, disability, physical or genetic characteristics, sex, pregnancy, childbirth, maternity, change of sex, nationality, alleged race, skin colour, ancestry, national, ethnic or social origin. FoE Europe strives to make our office as diverse as possible.
If you feel you meet our criteria, and feel inspired by the objectives and challenges of the position, send us a motivation letter in English with a CV and contact details for two references to firstname.lastname@example.org by 24:00 CET on 27th of January 2019, mentioning “grant manager” in the subject of the message. Tests and interviews are planned early February 2019. The position starts thereafter.
For this application only shortlisted candidates will be contacted – thank you for your understanding.