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Grants Internship

The Programme 

This is a grants management internship. The Grants Intern will provide effective research grants management support to the AHRI Grants & Contracts department through adequate delivery of the grants management portfolio, services, practices and procedures.  
This revolves around the life cycle of research grant projects. In addition, provide other general day-to-day support duties.  
The position requires high level analytical skills, be deadline driven, attention to detailed orientated and multi-tasking skills. AHRI’s operates at two sites i.e. Somkhele and Durban. 

What You Will Do 

  • The postholder will provide exceptional research grants administration support duties and smooth appropriation of awards during the grants management process. 
  • Assist in compiling of Principle Investigator research grants reports (budget vs expenditure), allowability & allocability checks, funder compliance and reporting obligations. 
  • Assist in completion and processing of documents and forms e.g. journals, payroll change request forms, cost transfers etc. 
  • Capturing and compiling information for reporting purposes for the projects. 
  • Team meeting logistics, record keeping and follow-ups.
  • Other general support duties. 

Required Skills and Abilities 

  • 3-years BCom/Bachelor of Accounting or related qualification. 
  • Microsoft Suite - Microsoft Excel, Word skills/experience required. 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English. 
  • Accuracy and precision. 
  • High computer literacy. 
  • Report writing. 
  • Must be able to work under pressure. 
  • Previous experience working in a research environment. 
Closed 2 months ago
Closed 2 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
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  • Locations:

    KwaZulu Natal (South

  • Closing Date:5th Jun 2022, 6:00 pm


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