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Monday, December 18, 2017

Emergency GBV Coordinator Job at Care International - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Emergency GBV Coordinator

Jobs at:
Care International

Deadline of this Job:
22nd December 2017

Duty Station:
Yumbe, Uganda

About CARE International
Care International has been active in Uganda since 1969 and working in the country continuously since 1979, implementing a {diverse portfolio of programs and projects ranging from emergency services to economic development and civil society building. Our current programming targets Women, Girls and youth as well as vulnerable groups such as the extreme poor, internally displaced people, children to provide assistance and opportunities for empowerment and sustainable development through addressing the underlying causes of poverty grounded on careful and thorough analysis of power relations between different groups in society and the local context in which they live and work. Our programming is guided by our core values of transformation, integrity, Diversity, Equality and excellence CARE international in Uganda seeks to recruit highly motivated and qualified development professionals with genuine commitment to gender equality and women and girls‘ rights to fill up the following position;
Post: Emergency GBV Coordinator-Yumbe
Reporting to the senior initiative manager, the Emergency GBV Coordinator is technical in the areas of Sexual and Gender based violence Programming. She /he is responsible for the coordination of GBV prevention and response initiatives/ activities, mainstreaming Gender in all project approaches, functionality of complaint feedback reporting mechanism. Human resource management for the GBV officers , procurement &budget management. partnership / networking with other humanitarian actors/ stakeholders, M&E and reporting. She/he will represent CARE with collaborators, partners and communities in order to establish and maintain a high reputation. Effective coordination, networking, representation and documentation at all levels will be part of the expected deliverables of the position.

Job and Person Specification (Requirements)
Bachelor's degree in Social work and Social development, Law, Behavioral sciences Master's degree is an added advantage. At least over 7 years of hands on professional experience in community development, including experience and knowledge of working within a Post Conflict Recovery and development background. Proven experience implementing programs on Gender, Gender based violence and male engagement. Experience working with large teams with Multiple deliverables. Strong inter-personal communication skills; sound judgment and decision making skills. Ability to network, build relationships and establish collaboration with different partners, agencies local and international networks. Ability to link with community activists and social movements. Knowledge and strong skills in M&E, report writing and documentation.

Job application procedure
Candidates who are interested in the above jobs should submit an updated CV and Application latter giving a day time telephone contact and names, telephone contacts and email addresses of 3 (three) work related referees Only through our recruitment email  clearly indicating the job title in the email subject. CVs will be received until the 22nd December 2017.
For any questions please call our office on ‘0312258100I121