Job: Catalytic Grants and Investment Specialist (Tanzania)

POSITION DESCRIPTION

As Catalytic Grants and Investments Specialist you will:
  • Collaborate with the project team to design a grants and sub-contracting strategy and process that incorporates best practices for market systems development/ M4P programs and aligns with TechnoServe and funder policies.
  • Oversee the award process, including advertisement, an organization of technical review committees, documentation review, negotiations and selection of sub-awardees or sub-contractors. Provide technical leadership on the scope, duration, and size of awards.
  • Monitor partner performance and compliance, including conducting monitoring visits.
  • Identify performance and compliance issues and draft clear, comprehensive reports identifying issues and recommendations.
  • Identify gaps in operational procedures and bottlenecks that hinder program implementation in the field and achievement of program outcomes, and recommend solutions.
  • Provide technical assistance to partners to support compliance and optimal performance.
  • Ensure that funder and TechnoServe gender requirements are integrated into project awards.
  • Provide effective and ongoing reporting to the Team Leader on all matters relevant to the effective and efficient management of grant-related issues and donor relations.
  • Contribute to donor reporting.
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