Grant Officer

International Development Research Centre (IDRC)


In case you are searching for a profession alternative, need to give that means to your skilled achievements and contribute to creating the world a greater place by taking part in a component in worldwide improvement, and are enthusiastic about complicated grant administration, the Worldwide Growth Analysis Centre (IDRC) is the place for you!

IDRC is house to individuals who share a ardour for worldwide improvement analysis. We search for workers who imagine that data and innovation may help resolve the world’s most important challenges.

Come be a part of our group and assist us construct a extra sustainable and inclusive world!

Our employment alternatives of the second: Grant Officer

Ottawa (Hybrid Mode*)

Take a minute to see in case your profile suits IDRC:

You might have:

  • A Bachelor’s diploma in related self-discipline or an appropriate mixture of training and expertise, with demonstrated robust efficiency within the administration of complicated grant agreements.
  • Proficiency in French and English (studying, writing and talking)*. Spanish is taken into account an asset.
  • A minimal of three years expertise in undertaking administration and monetary administration, ideally with publicity to threat administration and contracting.
  • An in-depth understanding of insurance policies, procedures and practices governing grant administration.
  • An enhanced data of worldwide improvement.


  • Aligned with the IDRC’s tradition and worth statements: At IDRC we’re respectful, intentional and accountable.
  • A talented communicator with nice interpersonal abilities.
  • Competent in planning, organizing, coordinating, negotiating and problem-solving.
  • In a position to work below stress utilizing your initiative and sound judgment.
  • A group participant inside a multidisciplinary group of individuals from numerous cultures.
  • Certified to determine, handle, and monitor relationships with numerous and skilled stakeholders.

You have an interest in:

  • Offering monetary and administrative recommendation and help providers in all phases of a undertaking’s lifecycle.
  • Making certain the efficient and environment friendly stewardship of sources throughout all kinds of tasks and externally funded packages.
  • Making certain the compliance of the executive and monetary points of the undertaking proposals and contemplating the related dangers.
  • Being the front-line consultant of grant administration for grantees and inner purchasers at IDRC.
  • Monitoring threat mitigations of undertaking funds.
  • Becoming a member of a company that values and fashions variety, inclusion, and fairness.

Then we’re involved in your profile!

At IDRC, we help your skilled improvement.

Extra Data:

For extra particulars on the first duties and tasks, view Job Details.

* The linguistic profile necessities might differ based mostly on the place. All candidates are inspired to use in the event that they meet all different place requirement.

Hybrid Mode: Have the flexibleness to work in hybrid mode (Minimal 3 days out of 10 within the workplace).

Because of this course of, the Centre might set up a pool of pre-qualified candidates for future everlasting and time period alternatives.

We respect your curiosity, nevertheless, solely candidates chosen for an interview shall be contacted.

The Worldwide Growth Analysis Centre is dedicated to creating and fostering a respectful, numerous, equitable and inclusive office tradition that displays the folks’s lives we affect and the Canadian group we work inside, the place everybody can really be themselves. We welcome Indigenous peoples and individuals from all races, ethnicities, gender identities and expressions, sexual orientations, in addition to individuals with bodily or psychological disabilities to be a part of our group.

We try to make sure barrier-free choice processes. In case you are contacted concerning a profession alternative, testing or interview, please advise the Folks and Company Tradition Division consultant of the lodging measures that have to be taken to allow you to be assessed in a good and equitable method.

Who can apply? Canadian residents and everlasting residents.

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