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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Programme Assistant Job at National Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda ( NUDIPU ) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Programme Assistant

Jobs at:
National Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda ( NUDIPU )

Deadline of this Job:
Friday 10th August, 2018, 3.00 p.m

Duty Station:
Kamuil, Uganda

Position: Programme Assistant
Location: Kamuil
The National Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda ( NUDIPU ) an umbrella organization promoting the rights of Persons with disabilities in Uganda with the vision of having ‘Dignity for Every Person with Disability’. We exist to advocate for the rights of Persons with Disabilities in a unified voice for improved livelihoods NUDIPU, therefore, is seeking to recruit a competent and energetic Ugandan at the level of Programme Assistant, to implement the iSAVE Inclusive Economic Empowerment Programme.
Job summary
The job holder is responsible for the day-to-day direct implementation of field activities as assigned by the Programme Officer in Economic Empowerment Programme. taking lead in the implementation of iSAVE Inclusive Economic: Empowerment programme activities in the district.
Main Tasks and Responsibilities
Programrne Planning and development
  • Support in the development of the Economic Empowerment programme
  • Develop periodic work plans for activity implementation and write reports.
  • Make appropriate arrangements and prepare logistics for Programme meetings, trainings and other activities.
  • Collect and share relevant program information and data in accordance with the Programme project M&E frameworks
  • Support M& E processes.
  • Participate in preparation (content) and conducting of trainings.
Implementation of iSAVE Programme activities
  • Take lead in the implementation of iSAVE inclusive Economic Empowerment program activities in the district.
  • Supervise and appraise district based staff.
  • Preside over community sensitization meetings, Support program wide progress and impact assessments.
  • Carry out technical capacity assessments of the district and establish District Unions‘ specific work plans.
  • Be the District Union accounting person in regard to the Programme.
  • Train community mobilizers / field promoters in the program models.
  • Champion the collection and utilization of data under the programme
  • Closely monitor the programme and ensure quality control.
  • Network with other organizations in the field of economic empowerment in the district
  • Provide advice and trainings of the field promoters and local Persons according to agreed schedules and on demand basis.
  • Provide regular technical oversight of the district union in regard to activity planning, implementation and program performance.
  • Document lessons learnt and success stories to facilitate learning.
  • Develop and submit monthly and quarterly progress financial and MIS reports to the supervisor
Person Specifications
Minimum of a Degree in Social sciences, Community Development, Business Studies or related field is desired.
Technical Skills
Community development. Livelihood empowerment. Training and research skills. Administrative and coordination skills and motivational skills. The applicant MUST be computer literate. industry experience 1 year experience in implementing livelihood interventions and community savings schemes.
Job application procedure
Interested candidates should submit their cover letters, copies of academic transcripts and resumes NOT later than Friday 10th August, 2018, 3.00 p.m EITHER by post to:
The Executive Director,
P.O.BOX 8567,
OR: Physically at: NUDIPU offices on Plot 530,
Bukoto—Kisaasi Road, Tel: 0414 540179
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Note: “NUDIPU is an equal opportunity employer“.