Giang Nguyen’s role as Grants Officer supports the Programs department in grants acquisition and management to achieve a diverse and sustainable grant portfolio, compliant with donor and Plan International Australia requirements. Giang works in close collaboration with the International Programs and Disaster Risk & Resilience teams to support grants financial management and analysis, donor reporting and compliance, project administration, inter-organisational liaison and continuous systems and process improvement.
Giang has a Master's degree in Development Studies from the University of Melbourne, a Master of Business Administration in International Public Management from Asian Institute of Technology and a Master of Science in Strategic Tourism Management from SKEMA Business School. Before joining Plan International Australia, Giang worked as a Grants Acquisition and Management Manager for World Vision International Vietnam. Giang has more than ten years of experience in international development, design, monitoring and evaluation development projects and team management, including working in international non-governmental organisation, Joint Venture business, acquisition and management of grants from leading public, multilateral donor agencies, Trust Funds, foundations and corporates.