Crisis Response Fund Administrator

  • Location
    Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Apply by
  • Posted
    Mar 11

Position description

CIVICUS exists to defend people power. As a growing global alliance of over 7000 members in 175 countries, we work together to monitor violations of basic civic freedoms, call out the perpetrators of violations and strengthen the power of people to organise by supporting a more accountable, effective and innovative civil society. We strive to promote excluded voices, especially from the Global South.

About the Role

The CIVICUS Crisis Response Fund is a rapid response grant designed to help to provide emergency and rapid resources to civil society partners facing freedom of assembly and association restrictions. It presents a way to mobilise quick, principled and effective advocacy grants to respond to events that threaten fundamental rights to associate and assemble freely. 

We are seeking a maternity replacement for an administrator position to come in 2 days per week for administration support. The administrator will be responsible for developing and reviewing contracts, uploading payments and tracking narrative and financial reports of subgrantees.

This is a part-time (2 days per week) maternity replacement role for 4 months.

Key Requirements      

  • Undergraduate degree in finance or accounting with courses in social science, economics, international relations or other related subject areas.
  • Minimum three years working experience in administration in civil society organization.
  • Demonstrated experience in providing high-level administration to grant-making process.
  • Demonstrated meticulous attention to detail and respect for systems oversight.

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