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Senior Grants Associate,
RESULTS Educational Fund (REF hosts the ACTION Secretariat)
Location: Washington, D.C.

RESULTS Educational Fund (REF) is seeking a candidate with experience in grants management for the position of Senior Grants Associate to work with a dynamic and growing team in Washington, D.C. The candidate will report directly to the Director of Grants Administration, and work with other grants team members and finance and program staff to advance proposals, donor reporting, and sub-grantee budget coordination.

RESULTS Educational Fund (REF) is a nonprofit citizens’ advocacy organization dedicated to generating the public and political will to end hunger and the worst aspects of poverty. REF has more than 100 volunteer chapters around the country who are well-known on Capitol Hill for their commitment and leadership on issues of poverty. RFF also works with partners and allies around the world, including leading international NGOs in Asia, Africa, and Europe. REF focuses advocacy and educational efforts on addressing diseases of poverty including TB and HIV/AIDS, increasing coverage of new and basic vaccines for children, improving childhood nutrition, achieving education for all, and expanding access to microfinance for the very poor. 

The Senior Grants Associate position plays a critical role in the budgeting, reporting, and compliance processes for a portfolio of grants with partners around the world. We are looking for candidates who understand grants management and compliance; love budgeting and related analysis, and embrace Excel; thrive in the day-to-day details of multiple projects and systems; communicate and coordinate effectively as part of a team; and enjoy supporting diverse partners through detailed budget work to maximize their resources and achieve their goals.

This is a full-time position based in Washington, D.C. Salary and benefits package are competitive and based on experience.

Responsibilities:

Qualifications:

Interested applicants should submit a resume, a cover letter explaining why they are interested in this specific position with REF and a focus on grants management, and a brief writing sample related to a budget narrative or providing instructions for a specific task or project -- to grantsjobapplications@results.org ASAP or by January 17, 2014. Feel free to delete any sensitive information from your writing sample if necessary. Applicants will be contacted by e-mail should their submission match the skill set required. No calls please.

Grants Assistant,
RESULTS Educational Fund
Location: Washington, D.C.

RESULTS Educational Fund (REF) is seeking a candidate with experience in grants administration for the position of Grants Assistant to work with a dynamic and growing team in Washington, D.C. The candidate will report directly to the Director of Grants Administration, and work with other grants team members and program staff to coordinate the regular coding and submission of grants expenses and support tracking tools for grants reporting.

RESULTS Educational Fund (REF) is a nonprofit citizens’ advocacy organization dedicated to generating the public and political will to end hunger and the worst aspects of poverty. REF has more than 100 volunteer chapters around the country who are well-known on Capitol Hill for their commitment and leadership on issues of poverty. REF also works with partners and allies around the world, including leading international NGOs in Asia, Africa, and Europe. REF focuses advocacy and educational efforts on addressing diseases of poverty including TB and HIV/AIDS, increasing coverage of new and basic vaccines for children, improving childhood nutrition, achieving education for all, and expanding access to microfinance for the very poor. 

The Grants Assistant position plays an important role in the processing of grants expenses and administrative support around the organization’s grants. We are looking for candidates who love working with organizational systems and processes and embrace Excel as a tool; thrive in the day-to-day coding details of multiple project expenses and systems; communicate and coordinate effectively as part of a team; and enjoy supporting REF’s program staff in their submission of expenses.

This is a full-time position based in Washington, D.C. Salary and benefits package are competitive and based on experience.

Responsibilities:

Qualifications:

Interested applicants should submit a resume, a cover letter explaining why they are interested in this specific position with REF and a focus on grants management, and a brief writing sample that shows how you have provided or would provide instructions for a specific task or project -- to grantsjobapplications@results.org ASAP or by January 17, 2014. Feel free to delete any sensitive information from your writing sample if necessary. Applicants will be contacted by e-mail should their submission match the skill set required. No calls please.

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