Grants & Compliance Officer job at Habitat for Humanity Kenya (HFHK)

Vacancy title:
Grants & Compliance Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Habitat for Humanity Kenya (HFHK)

Deadline of this Job:
23 December 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 13, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Our client, Habitat for Humanity Kenya (HFHK) seeking to recruit a Grant and Compliance Officer to ensure the compliance of all donor grant requirements. S/he will oversee compliance donor and internal rules through coordination with program and finance teams. S/he will support data consolidation, grant projects implementation and timely submission of accurate and informative reports.

• Understanding of all grants and respective donors and projects based on requirements of compliance and prepare monitoring system.
• Assist in review of concept notes and grant applications and provide input for proposal development.
• In liaison with others support in the preparation of timely, accurate and relevant donor reports.
• Assist and participate in programmatic and financial audits specific to grants and develop tools and methods for such audits.
• Support the design and implantation of PME systems and data management that allows for development and measurement of key organizational indicators as agreed.
• Follows-up and monitors grantees for budget utilization and the implementation of planned activities as per the agreement.
• Update and check the grant matrix monthly to confirm that the grant budget has not been over-obligated.
• Support to document lessons learned and better practices from projects.
• Maintain comprehensive records including correspondence, approvals for each grant in accordance with the grant requirements.
• Ensure the HFHK complies with the local legislations and HFHI requirements.
• Ensure that all audit queries relating to donor reports are adequately resolved and a report submitted to finance manager.
• Participate in procurement processes to ensure compliance to donor and HFHK policies requirements.
• Take lead in projects kick-off and close out processes.


• Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or any other related field.
• CPA Qualifications
• Minimum 5 years of experience, at least 3 years with grant or contract management and compliance in an NGO environment.
• Previous experience with donor agencies such as USAID, UNHCR, BMZ, KOICA, ADH, EU Funding etc. is preferred.
• MS Office suite savvy - Experience in using SUN-System will be an added advantage.
• Good communication and interpersonal skills.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

Interested candidates who meet the minimum requirements should send their CV to  by 23rd December 2022.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 
Duty Station: 
Posted: 13-12-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 13-12-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 13-12-2066
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