ActionAid Malawi is a locally registered non-governmental organisation under the Company’s Act 1984 as a company limited by guarantee and is affiliated to ActionAid International, a federation of national organizations working in over 45 countries in Africa, Asia, America and Europe regions. ActionAid International is a global justice Federation working to achieve social justice, gender equality and poverty eradication. ActionAid works to strengthen the capacity and active agency of people living in poverty and exclusion, especially women, to assert their rights.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Business Development and Grants Management Officer.
Position: BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND GRANTS MANAGEMENT OFFICER
Reporting to: Communication & Grant Manager (with dotted line to Head of Business Development.
Duration: 3 years renewable dependent on performance and availability of funding
The role holder shall support the development and implementation of growth strategies in line with ActionAid Malawi Resource Mobilisation strategy to maximise ActionAid’s funding base. The individual will be involved in performing market research, donor intelligence /scoping to identify new opportunities, support the development of business models, coordination of resource mobilisation efforts with a diverse range of funding agencies i.e. ActionAid International affiliates for projects, foundations, and individuals, corporate, bilateral and multilateral donors.