Grants and Contracts Graduate Intern || Zimbabwe Health Interventions (ZHI)

  • Harare

Zimbabwe Health Interventions (ZHI)

DUE : 03 FEB 2023

Zimbabwe Health Interventions (ZHI) is a not-for-profit human development organisation which is registered as a Private Voluntary Organisation (PVO 17/22). ZHI’s mission is to develop and deliver innovative and sustainable high-impact, integrated health interventions to the communities we serve, while working with and strengthening existing institutions.

Basic Function
The Grants and Contracts Graduate Intern will assist the Grants and Contracts Assistant (GCA) in the administration of the Grants and Contracts tasks as shall be assigned.
The Graduate Intern will also support the GCA in organizing for travel and subsistence needs for CCG routine monitoring and support visits and may also be requested to travel along with the GCA to conduct these visits.
He/She will also undergo training in USAID rules and regulations, Sub-Awardee Finance Report (SFR) and training in all processes and procedures involved in engaging Sub-Awardees.

Job Description
Assisting in filing all Grants and Contracts documents in an organized manner both physically and electronically;
Assisting the CGA in the compiling of Sub Awardee Finance Report (SFR) reimbursements packs and other clerical tasks involved in review of SFRs;
Assisting the CGA in verifying the accuracy and completeness of Fixed Amount Sub-Award milestone deliverables;
Assisting in the actual conducting of routine sub-award monitoring and support tasks as may be assigned by the CGA;
Logging and tracking administrative requests from Sub-Awardees and supporting the CGA to ensure that they are all fully resolved;

Manage all stationery requests for the CCG department;
On the job training in USAID Acquisition awards (Contracts) and Assistance Awards (Grants and Cooperative Agreements) issues;
On the job training in USAID rules and regulations including the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), USAID Acquisition Regulation (AIDAR), and Automated Directive System (ADS) among other tools; Undergo training in Sub-Award reviews and Compiling Sub-Award packs;
Undergo overall training in USAID guidelines on General Compliance, Financial Management, Human Resources, Procurement, Reporting, MEL, Branding, Marking and Environmental Compliance;
Conduct other Compliance, Grants and Contracts functions as may be requested

Knowledge, Skills And Abilities
Knowledge of basic theoretical framework of the Legal, Finance and Administration issues for Non-Governmental Organizations;
Knowledge of basic principles of Accounting and Finance including Generally Acceptable Accounting Practices (GAAP), Internal Control elements, processes, and procedures;
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications such as MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint;
English language fluency, both oral and written;
Devoted learner, proactive with proven time management skills;
Team player;
Detail oriented; Excellent organizational skills;
trong sense of ethics, integrity, credibility, and respect for diversity;
Ability to communicate effectively with teammates.

Qualifications And Experience
A recent graduate of a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Law, Business Administration, Finance, Economics, Industrial Management, HND or equivalent;
At least 1 year experience on industrial attachment;
Familiarity with U.S. Government grant rules and regulations, national laws, auditing standards and NGO environment will be an added advantage.

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Step 2: Submit your CV and application letter via email to clearly indicating the position you are applying for on the subject of the email.

During the application process, ZHI will not charge any fee nor will it require any payment for an application to be considered. ZHI is an equal opportunity employer and employs personnel without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, language, citizenship, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, physical handicap or financial ability.