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Grants Intern



2 weeks ago

Job Description

For more almost 60 years, the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) has been a leader in African conservation and sustainable development. AWF is seeking a dynamic and high performing intern to support the Grants Management Team (GMT) with Awards data entry into the Serenic Accounting System. To be successful in this position, the successful candidate will be self-motivated, capable of working with minimum supervision, high numerical accuracy and demonstrate high levels of integrity and good work ethics. Please send a cover letter and a detailed CV as a single PDF document indicating daytime telephone numbers, address and names of three referees with the Job Title in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Education + Experience

  1. Qualifications At least CPA II or any other professional accounting qualification An undergraduate degree in Accounting will be an added advantage Familiarization with government regulations
  2. At least 6 months experience in a similar position Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel spreadsheets Ability to work as part of a team
  3. Strong written and verbal communication skills Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks and to prioritize them
  4. Demonstrated interest and understanding of key concepts in administrative support services