Grant Management Analyst at Yangon, Myanmar

Deadline: 22 July 2018

United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Grant Management Analyst in Yangon, Myanmar. The duration of this post is 12 months.

UNOPS mission is to serve people in need by expanding the ability of the United Nations, governments and other partners to manage projects, infrastructure, and procurement in a sustainable and efficient manner.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Grant Management Analyst will perform the following functions-

  • Prepare grant awards requests, draft grant agreements and subsequent amendments, using the approved templates ensuring that all agreements and amendments are constructed and issued in line with UNOPS legal and financial rules and regulations.
  • Review grant budgets submitted by IPs, verify their consistency with prevailing market rate; assist in discussion/negotiation of costs/fees as required; provide critical feedback to the implementing partners and Program Unit.
  • Ensure that reporting requirements are adhered to and liaise closely with the Program, M&E teams, and the supervisor on any delays or difficulties.
  • Review financial reports and inform the programme focal points or the supervisor on the findings.
  • Work closely with the 3MDG Finance team on changes in the grants values, and update on payment schedules for cashflow planning.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have-

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Economics, Project Management or related field is required.
  • Master’s degree with above mentioned field will be considered as an asset.
  • Completion of Prince 2 Foundation certificate is an advantage.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in contracts/grant management and project administration and project support is required.
  • Good knowledge of contractual and accounting principles and modalities is required.
  • Fluency in both English and Myanmar/Burmese languages is required (written and oral expression).

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNOPS.