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Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Development Coordinator Job at Fields of Life - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Development Coordinator 

Jobs at:
Fields of Life 

Deadline of this Job:
Friday 7th September 2018 at 5pm 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda 

Date Posted: 27th August 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time 


Fields of Life is committed to sharing the Christian faith by coHaborat1'ng with local communities and churches in East Africa to bring about positive change through the provision of quality education, clean water, health promotion and other community based projects.

Role Title: Development Coordinator
Role Location: Kampala Office
Reporting To: Head of Programme
Direct Reports: Community Development Officers

The Development Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating the programmes and child sponsorship activities in the regions and building positive relationships with key players in line with the vision, mission and goals of Fields of Life.

He/she is responsible for Community Development Officers based at regional level.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Planning, organizing, implementing and reviewing sponsorship procedures and systems.
  • Oversee and maintain the sponsorship database, generate and disseminate summaries and reports for management in line with the sponsorship policies and procedures.
  • Liaison and support
  • Supervise, appraise and build capacity of FOL Community Development Officers in line with organization policies; enhancing the relevant knowledge and skills.
  • Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning
A Bachelor's Degree in any of the following fields: social sciences, social work, psychology; development studies or a related field.

  • The candidate must possess at least 5 years consistent and demonstrable experience coordinating a portfolio of multiple projects in at least 3 of the following programme areas; Education, Sponsorship, child protection, WASH, gender, livelihoods and food security, or any related programme area.
  • Excellent organization skills and ability to use databases and programmes like Excel.
  • Excellent knowledge about donor relations, policies and procedures.
Job application procedure
please send your CV and cover letter with 3 work related referees to the address or e-mail below. All applications should be marked: ‘Job position - Client’. Emails that exceed 2MB will not be considered. Closing date: Friday 7th September 2018 at 5pm Email: Address: People Performance Group I Plot 8 Kitante Close I P.O. Box 12405 Kampala While we thank all applicants for your interest, only those that qualify will be contacted. Any form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification. You may also find the full job descriptions on