Positions Vacant

Senior Sub grant Officer, Bangkok

The International Rescue Committee (www.Rescue.org) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in 1933 at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees in over 40 countries and 22 U.S. cities forced to flee from war or disaster.

Location : Bangkok

Report to : Sub Grant Compliance Coordinator

Job Summary

Assist with the management of sub-grantee finances and tracking of sub-grantee budgets; assist in the training and mentoring CBO/NGO sub-grantee finance staff in budget management , financial reporting, and compliance with financial and donor requirements; process sub-grantee financial reports; prepare IRC financial reports; and monitor sub-grantees as needed.


  • Conduct the reconciliation of sub-grant financial reports
  • Conduct the review of sub-grant financial reports and provide feedback as necessary
  • Prepare sub-grant reconciliations for Program and Finance review and sign off
  • Review subgrantee cash requests
  • Inform the Subgrant Compliance Coordinator and Subgrant Finance Manager of major budget fluctuations, significant overspending or under spending
  • Liaise with local CBOs and INGOs to ensure completeness, correctness and accuracy of sub-grantee financial reports
  • Prepare the monthly FM01 report for HQ
    • Coordinate, prepare for and conduct financial and compliance trainings and follow-up training for sub-grantees
    • Coordinate with Subgrant Officer to ensure that logistical arrangements for CBO/NGO training workshops are made and confirmed in a timely manner
      • Pro-actively manage the sub-grant unit monitoring schedule
      • Assist in conducting pre-award assessments of new sub grantees
      • Assist in conducting financial and general compliance monitoring visits for sub grantees
      • Prepare monitoring reports and corrective action plans after each monitoring visit and send to the sub-grantee
      • Prepare internal IRC requests for HQ (T7, ATC and other requests)
      • Prepare the FM01 internal report on a monthly basis
      • Provide assistance with requests from IRC headquarters as directed by the Sub-grant Compliance Coordinator. Any other duties as assigned by the
      • Sub-grant Compliance Coordinator.


      • Required: Bachelorís Degree in finance, accounting, or business administration
      • Preferred: Masterís Degree in finance or similar
        Work Experience and/or Demonstrated Abilities
        • Minimum two years of work experience in finance and/or accounting
        • Prior work experience in an NGO environment
        • Ability to prioritize tasks and work under pressure
        • Timely responsiveness to urgent requests
        • Willingness to travel nationally
        • Ability to work well in a cross-cultural setting
          • Computer literate with strong skills in excel and accounting software
          • Strong skills in time management
          • Strong skills in task prioritization
            • Good command of written and spoken English,Karen and/or Burmese
              • Good interpersonal and communication skills
                PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS Although these are not requirements, IRC would prefer candidates with the qualifications listed below.
                • Previous experience working with refugees and migrants
                • Thai and/orKaren language skills
                • Prior experience providing training or mentoring

                  Application letter and most recent CV in English stating qualifications and experience should be submitted to the IRC Human Resources Department at: [email protected]

                  All applications will be treated confidentially and not returned. The IRC considers all applicants on the basis of merit without regard to race, national origin, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, marital status or physical or mental disability. The IRC is an equal opportunity employer.

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