International Grants Advisor

Kirkens Nødhjelp
International Grants Advisor
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Bli kjent med Kirkens Nødhjelp/ Norwegian Church Aid
Do you want to perform an essential job for Norwegian Church Aid by creating new project concepts and initiatives and ensuring that those are ultimately funded and realised?  As our International Grants Advisor, you will support our country offices in developing new concepts and initiatives, lead funding processes, and quality assure applications, contracts and reports to institutional donors. You will assess and identify funding and investment opportunities for NCA as well as building the capacity of those around you. You are self-driven, structured and work with a systematic approach. You have the ability to build strong partnerships across all areas of the organization and with colleagues at all levels, from senior leadership to national staff employees. You have experience in getting the best out of your colleagues and at making teams work.   

The position is based at NCAs Headquarters in Oslo in the Department for international programmes, Division for partnerships and strategic solutions. You will also be part our head office team on International Donors, where you will work in a multicultural work environment with highly competent and professional colleagues.   

NCA uses an electronic recruitment portal. Candidates are kindly asked to submit their CV and application (limited to one page each) through this electronic recruitment portal. We also require all candidates to upload a copy of relevant certificates and diplomas as part of the application. Please note that we only consider candidates who submit their application, CV, and relevant certificates/diplomas through this electronic recruitment portal.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Lead application processes to institutional donors such as NMFA, ECHO, PRM, UNHCR, UNICEF, DFID, EuropeAid etc.  
  • Advise leaders on strategic decisions, analyze trends, and identify funding opportunities 
  • Build relationships and assure that NCA shows international presence and visibility on different relevant arenas  
  • Build capacity of staff and partners on all aspects of grant management and ensure our implementation is aligned with donor expectations 


  • Relevant formal, higher education in e.g. international development, administration, management or business 
  • Experience in international development; knowledge of approaches and terminology 
  • Experience in developing projects and writing proposals for institutional donors 
  • Understanding of results-based management, project planning and management cycle 
  • Proven understanding of donor regulations including foreign government development agencies and multilateral development agencies  
  • Fluency in English, written and oral, is a requirement 
  • Experience working with multi-cultural and multi-national teams
  • Experience in building relationship towards international donors 
  • Norwegian, French, Portuguese and/or Spanish language skills are an advantage

Personal qualities

  • Excellent organisational and teamwork skills, including prioritization, planning and project coordination skills 
  • Excellent communication and decision-making skills 
  • Ability and willingness to travel 
  • The person employed must be loyal to Norwegian Church Aid´s Christian values

We can offer

  • Exciting tasks in an international environment 
  • Flexible working hours, with good insurance/pension insurance program 
  • Cooperative Agreement regarding a More Inclusive Working Life (IA-bedrift)

Om arbeidsgiveren

Norwegian Church Aid ('NCA') is one of the largest aid organisations in the Nordic region. We are there in disasters and emergencies to provide water and critical assistance to those affected. Together with our international network and partner organisations in the ACT Alliance we are able to reach millions of people each year and help make a positive difference around the world. We are determined to work towards eradicating injustice and we therefore work passionately with advocacy, long-term development in local communities and providing emergency assistance. As we see more and more people impacted by disasters, we now have an even stronger focus on providing more people with emergency relief and access to clean water. We believe that people in need must be helped and we will not stop fighting for a just world. 

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Marianne Rolland
HR Adviser Recruitment
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Eivind Archer
Head of Division for Programmes, Funding and Partnerships
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