The African Centre for Technology Studies (ACTS) is a pioneering development research think tank on harnessing applications of science, technology and innovation policies for sustainable development in Africa. ACTS is an Intergovernmental organization founded in 1988 to pursue policy oriented research towards strengthening the capacity of African countries and institutions to harness science and technology for sustainable development. ACTS envisions a sustainable economic, social and environmental future for Africa, through science, technology and innovation.
To support staff within two of ACTS’ projects to manage grants, specifically their contract negotiation, grants disbursement, reporting and final close out of grants.
The two projects are as follows:
Your day-to-day duties could include:
NB: all staff may be given responsibilities outside of this generic task list by their line manager and/or senior management of ACTS as and when required.
Minimum qualifications, experience and skills
Person abilities and qualities
Employment term: Full time, 24-months contract
Start date: 1 March 2019
If you are interested in applying please send an application consisting of a motivation letter (setting out how you meet the criteria above), an up-to-date CV, a writing sample (preferably single authored publication) and three relevant references to the Human Resource Manager, ACTS at firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for application: 22 February 2019
Please note that this is not an international post.