Project Title: Investing for Employment IFE
The German Government supports selected target countries (see above) in their efforts to improve their economic frameworks and investment climate in order to promote sustainable long-term investments and create additional formal jobs in the private sector. For this purpose, a dedicated cross-country Financing Facility (the IFE) was established to address the main challenges preventing such investments. The ultimate objective is the job creation in selected African countries of about 100,000 new jobs within 5 years.
Via Calls for Proposal, the Facility provides financial support (grants) for direct (SME) and indirect (Cluster, Business Environment) job creation at country level. The funding is granted in combination with substantial own contributions and be accompanied by Project Preparation measures for implementation as needed. Projects could include and also target education and training needs that come along with a need for investment.
The Core Team headed by two Managing Directors (MDs) and composed by three Leading Senior Experts (procurement, technical engineering, and grant financing) assumes the IFE leadership. The two Managing Directors lead, steer and supervise all activities of the IFE. In addition, support units, country teams and external experts complement the team.
Main objective of the position
The primary responsibility is to support the monitoring and evaluation processes for IFE projects. The position puts special prime focus on the financial monitoring and verification of the Grantee financial transactions for the whole project throughout the investment period covering the usage of the IFE grant and all other funds contributed by the Grantee (own funds and funds from other sources).
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