Overview

Mercy Corps works in fragile and conflict-affected environments to build secure, productive, and just communities. We believe that transitional environments countries affected by civil wars, economic and political crisis, or natural disasters offer tremendous opportunities for positive change. Since the 1990s, Mercy Corps has managed over 100 peacebuilding projects in over 30 countries and regions, and currently implement 34 peacebuilding programs in some of the world's toughest places. Mercy Corps started its operations in Nigeria in 2012, and since then has been providing humanitarian assistance in response to the crisis in the North East, helping adolescent girls' in getting access to education and economic resources, ensuring vulnerable households have the skills needed to pursue economic activities, decreasing conflicts in the Middle Belt and other parts of the country.  We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Sub-award Compliance Officer – Gender ProgramProgram / Department SummaryThe Mercy Corps Finance Department is responsible for all financial functions in Nigeria, including accounting, payments and banking, payroll, budgeting, financial reporting, and grant financial management and compliance.The Mercy Corps Finance Department ensures compliance with donor regulations as well as Mercy Corps' internal policies and procedures.In its role as a support to the Program Department, the Finance Department provides timely reports and assistance to the Country Director and the Program team to ensure that financial resources are used efficiently and effectively.General Position SummaryWorking in the Finance Department under the direction of the Senior Finance officer-Subaward management, the Subaward compliance officer-Conflict program is responsible for monitoring subgrants and subgrantees of Conflict program, to ensure compliance with the terms and conditions of the subgrant agreement. The Subaward compliance officer-Conflict program is also responsible for tracking subgrants and subgrantee requirements and for maintaining all subgrant financial files in Conflict program.Essential Job FunctionsIn charge of gender program subgantee budgets including coding compliance, review and monitoringSupport/supervise SWODEN, CAPP and AHI (ENGINE sub recipients) in Kano, Kaduna and LagosProvide support on gender program budgets and budget revisionsReview gender program subgrantee financial reports for correctness and completeness and ensure that reports are submitted on time.Assist in gender program subgrantee site audits and prepare site visit reports.Conduct gender program subgrantee pre-award assessments for Gender program and recommend modifications to the subgrant agreement and/or monitoring plan to lessen financial and compliance risks.Assist in the preparation and review of GENDER program subgrant agreements.Assist in the review of gender program subgrantee financial reports for correctness and completeness and ensure that reports are submitted on time.Assist in gender program subgrantee site audits and prepare site visit reports.Follow up on all gender program subgrant compliance issues and audits and document resolutions.Assist in the Maintenance of subgrant tracking as well as financial files in accordance with the Field Finance Manual for gender program.Process gender program subgrantee payments and reconcile subgrant financial tracking to general ledger reports.Assist in gender program subgrant close-outs ensuring that all requirements of the subgrant agreement have been met and that subgrant funds have been properly settled.Conduct himself/herself both professionally and personally in such a manner as to bring credit to Mercy Corps and to not jeopardize its humanitarian mission.Other duties as assigned. 

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