Grants Specialist

Wau, South Sudan

DT Global South Sudan/Shejeh Salam Activity is seeking to recruit qualified South Sudanese national as Grants Specialist to be based in Wau, South Sudan.

To be eligible to apply for this position, candidate must have the following:

  • At least 4 years of progressive experience in implementing donor funded programming.
  • Ability to clearly communicate verbally and in writing, coordinate activities, and embrace collaboration with other Shejeh Salam departments, grantees, and other agencies in peace building and development.
  • Prior experience working on USAID-funded projects, is highly preferable including recent experience with stabilization, peacebuilding, and/or democracy and governance projects.
  • Experience in supporting small activities/grants awarded to local organizations on peacebuilding or similar activities is preferable.
  • Experience supporting local procurements including familiarity with purchase requests, collecting quotations, and goods received notes.
  • Fluency in English and Arabic preferred; ability to speak at least one of the local languages in the region.
  • Have a solid understanding of local and national context, and a basic understanding of conflict issues at the state, county, payam, and boma levels.

If you are interested or have known someone who is fit for this position, kindly encourage him or her to apply through the email address The deadline for submissions of CV and applications is Monday August 21, 2023, at 04:00 PM South Sudan time.

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