Job Opening: Grants Officer - The Asia Foundation, Indonesian

 Job Opening: Grants Officer - The Asia Foundation, Indonesian
Grants Officer

The Asia Foundation, an international non-governmental organization working on democracy and governance, is seeking applicants for a Grants Officer. Reporting to the Grants Manager, The Grants Officer plays a key role in managing awards to partner NGOs, and is responsible for pre-award financial surveys of partners, negotiating and monitoring budgets, reviewing financial reports for financial accuracy, and ensuring compliance with the sub-grant agreement terms and the rules and regulations of the Foundation and its Donors. The Officer also provides training and on-site technical support to partner organizations to improve their capacity. The candidate should be a team player and a problem solver.

Candidates should ideally possess the following:
  • Minimum 3 years of progressively responsible experience in conducting training to improve financial management systems and internal controls in a local NGO, grant-related accounting, audit or financial management, and reviewing financial report of local NGOs in Indonesia;  
  • Experience in international development organization is strongly preferred; 
  • Degree in Accounting or Finance related subject from a recognized University; 
  • Preferred experience in operating Quick Book accounting software; 
  • Proficiency in English and Bahasa Indonesia – written and spoken; 
  • Proven written and oral communication skills; 
  • Strong attention to detail, and excellent interpersonal skills; and 
  • Professional organizational abilities.
Please send your application letter and CV to The Asia Foundation by e-mail to by July 4, 2014. Please write “Grants Officer” on the Subject of the e-mail. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. The Asia Foundation is an equal opportunity employer.