The mission of Global Communities (formerly CHF International) is to create long-lasting, positive and community-led change that improves the lives and livelihoods of vulnerable people across the globe. Global Communities seeks an Innovation Fund Manager for USAID YouthPower/Jordan Activity, a five-year, $23 million, USAID-funded contract. The YouthPower project, currently funded through March of 2022, manages an innovation (grant) fund of $8 million geared to support youth programming in 60 communities across Jordan.
Reporting to the Chief of Party (COP), the Innovation Funds Manager will have at least 10 years of experience in the administration of donor-funded development projects in Jordan, including at least 5 years of experience in grants management for USAID-funded projects. The Innovation Fund Manager will have:
Working with the Chief of Party and Deputy Chief of Party, the Innovation Fund Manager will administer the grants management system in line with Global Communities and USAID rules and regulations. The Manager will coordinate and implement administration of the USAID YouthPower innovation fund activities, ensuring full utilization of grant funds in compliance with Global Communities and USAID regulations.
Jordanian nationals are strongly encouraged to apply; this position is based in Amman.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.