Coordinate with grantees, partners and potential grant applicants on USAID Community Health and Nutrition Project (HCN) grant opportunities.
Review proposals and provide feedback per the grant evaluation criteria, and participate, when assigned, in the grant evaluation committees.
Support short-listed grantees in finalizing their project designs and action plans, including monitoring and evaluation, communications and outreach.
Participate in and/or deliver grant management training/ orientation meetings and facilitate discussion sessions, workshops as well as training and planning support with short-listed and awarded grantees, as required.
Conduct the pre-assessment tool with short-listed grantees, analyze the results, determine what supporting documentation is required to address any concerns, and define the special award conditions.
Draft Grantee negotiation memos outlining the budget negotiation process and how any shortcomings in administrative or financial management will be addressed over the grant period of performance.
Prepare grant agreement documentation including substantial involvement clauses.