Contracts Adviser Job at IRC

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • Applications have closed

Website International Rescue Committee (IRC)

The IRC has published a job vacancy announcement on 20th April 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Contracts Adviser to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter International Rescue Committee
Position Contracts Adviser
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor Degree
Experience Required Minimum Three years
Application Deadline 30th April 2022

IRC Job Vacancy 2022

Job Scope: The post-holder will demonstrate initiative, make decisions, and provide support and advice autonomously but in line with parameters laid out by the Grants, Operations and Analytics Director and in accordance with IRC and GOAT systems and policies. In this role you will facilitate two-way communications about contract implementation issues, compliance, training, donor relations to enhance organisation-wide compliance.

Position in Organization:

  • Requisition ID: req27097
  • Job Title: Contracts Adviser
  • Sector: Operations
  • Employment Category: Regular
  • Employment Type: Full-Time
  • Open to Expatriates: No
  • Location: Nairobi, NAIROBI MUNICIPALITY, Kenya


  • Bachelor Degree.


  • Minimum Three Years Experience.
  • Demonstrable solid experience of FCDO (DFID) funding, regulations and procedures, particularly with regards to commercial contracts
  • Experience of working with other prominent institutional donor agreement sand knowledge of their requirements, such as USAID, ECHO, Sida, KfW, GIZ, Irish Aid, etc.
  • Contractual and financial management experience with various contract and subcontract types, including, but not limited to, cost reimbursement, time-and-materials, fixed price, framework/umbrella, and performance-based.
  • Experience working with and supporting technical experts in complex project set ups
  • Experience handling consortia including NGOs, for profit organisations, and academic institutions – both South & North.
  • Experience of supporting start-up/inception phases of larger contracts and negotiations with donors.
  • Experience of writing, reviewing, and editing narrative and financial reports and proposals
  • Experience of developing, reviewing, and/or editing technical and commercial proposals, including contributions to strategic decision making (e.g. approach, pricing)
  • Experience of donor liaison and in providing advice and standard methodology on contracts and contract management, including financial management
  • Experience in building and maintaining relationships with senior staff across different teams and functions, including those based in other countries.

How to Apply IRC Contracts Adviser Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to

The Closing Date: 30th April 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.