Allan Gray: Grant Officer Internship

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  • Cape Town, Western Cape, 665 View on Map
  • Post Date : November 23, 2021
  • Apply Before : November 30, 2021
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  • Offered Salary 1000
  • Career Level Student
  • Experience Fresh
  • Gender Male
  • Industry Development
  • Qualifications Degree Bachelor

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Allan Gray

Grant Officer Internship

Company: Allan Gray
Job Title: Grant Officer Intern
Location: Cape Town, Western Cape
Closing Date: 30 November 2021

Job Description

The Intern Grants Officer will assist in supporting grant development and management for the Grant-Making Centre of Excellence, with the role primarily focused on grant-making for the Philanthropy Initiative with Employees of Allan Gray.

A 12-month internship opportunity from 01 January 2022 – 31 December 2022. An opportunity to deepen your knowledge of the philanthropic landscape and develop key grant-making skills in a professional team within a growing Grant-making Centre of Excellence.


  • Support the effective management of the entire grant life cycle, from request for proposal to grant closure, including developing and/or analysing opportunities, conducting thorough due diligence, maintaining, and updating the grant management system, drafting grant agreements, preparing payments, tracking milestones, reviewing, and monitoring grantee reporting.
  • Provide input into grantee capacity building interventions and workshop coordination.
  • Assist with grant communications during Philanthropy Initiative campaigns and support the development of newsletters for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Proactively develop strong, professional relationships and partnerships with Philanthropy Initiative partners, including grantees and Ambassadors.
  • Increase technical knowledge in core focus areas and share insights and observations with the grant-making team and other stakeholders as relevant



• Bachelor’s Degree in development, business, economics, or similar.
• Maximum two years’ work experience.
• Preference will be given to EE candidates.



  • Passionate about development and want to grow in this space.
  • A positive demeanour with strong inter-personal skills and will contribute to developing and learning from a dynamic, diverse team.
  • Ability to source, synthesize, and effectively present information, and enjoy writing for different audiences.
  • Quick learner and self-starter with the ability to take initiative and work in a fast-moving, team orientated environment.
  • Great communicator with excellent English verbal and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail is excellent and you want to develop strong analytical and reporting skills.
  • Technology is a good friend.


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