Nutrition International Job Vacancy: Senior Manager, Budgeting and Compliance - Ottawa, Canada

Nutrition International Job Vacancies 2021

Employment Type: Permanent, Full time

Location: Ottawa, Canada

Deadline for submission: June 22, 2021

About us

At Nutrition International, we make a difference, because nutrition is the difference.

Woven into the very fabric of our approach is the passion and drive of our global team of over 400 people, working in 13 offices across 11 countries with one common goal: transforming the lives of people who need it most through improved nutrition.

If you are a motivated and passionate individual who shares our conviction that a better world is possible through improved nutrition, wants to leave the world a little better than they found it, and is looking to be part of a global team with a clear vision, we want to hear from you. Please consider applying for the position below.

Know our team
  • Nutrition International’s Corporate Services (CS) unit is a dedicated team of Finance and Administrative experts with extensive global experience. The unit leads on providing global Accounting, Finance, Budget and Compliance, Contracting and Procurement, Facilities management, and Information Management and Information Technology (IM/IT). Corporate Services teams are found in Nutrition International’s Headquarters in Ottawa, Canada, as well as within our Regional and Country offices throughout Africa and Asia.
About you
  • You have a Bachelor of Science or a Bachelor of Arts in accounting, finance, or more than 7 years’ experience in financial and grant management, budgeting, and reconciliation. You have 7 years experience in developing costing models or proposal budgets and assessing or mitigating risk at the project design stage for $3M and above proposals. You are well organized, flexible and enjoy the challenges and rewards of working in a diverse office environment.
About the role

In this role you will:
  • Lead on the development of detailed and high-quality budget proposals for projects as well as the development of guidance and tools to support Nutrition International’s process and quality improvement efforts at Country, Regional and Head office.
  • Monitors and coordinates all phases of grants and contributions from award through close-out, including grants administration, compliance, reporting, and compliance with approved budgets, contract terms, and legal or regulatory requirements.
  • Ensures compliance with current program budgets and spending policies, and proposes improved policies and systems regarding spending guidelines, cost savings, cost allocation and annual planning.