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Monday, January 1, 2018

Project Officer Malaria Job at Lutheran World Relief (LWR) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Project Officer Malaria

Jobs at:
Lutheran World Relief (LWR)

Deadline of this Job:
5th January 2018

Duty Station:

Project Name: Sheanut Access and Value-addition Enhancement (SAVE)
Reports to: Sub Program Manager

Lutheran World Relief is a US non-profit organization that works with local partners to provide lasting solutions to poverty, injustice and human suffering. LWF Uganda works to reduce people’s vulnerability, supporting them to realize their potential, to build on their assets, and to respond to their own problems and needs. LWF Uganda currently has five areas of operation in Pader, Kitgum, Adjumani, Katakwi, Sembabule, Kampala and Kamwenge Districts.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the Lutheran World Relief (LWR) Project Officer Malaria career opportunity should hold a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine, health sciences, development or related discipline;
  • At least two years’ experience working in public health research project implementation;
  • Ability to lead, motivate and coordinate a team of technical and non-technical staff within a project;
  •  Significant experience in project management and organizational work;
  • Previous experience of working closely with government and non-government partners to successfully deliver on project objectives;
  •  Excellent training skills and supervision skills;
  • Excellent communication, report writing and presentation skills are essential
Job application procedure
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications (One-page motivation letter, explaining the candidate’s suitability for the position and an updated Curriculum vitae (CV), with the names and e-mail addresses of three professional referees and send via Email to:
NB: Please do not include certificates for education, trainings, etc. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.