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Sunday, August 12, 2018

Emergency Health planning specialist (short term) Job at Relief International - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Emergency Health planning specialist (short term) 

Jobs at:
Relief International 

Deadline of this Job:
August 15, 2018 

Duty Station:
Kyaka II Refugee settlement, Uganda 

Date Posted: 10th August 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time 

About the Company
Length of Assignment: 10 days
Reports to: Country Director
About RI:
Relief International (RI) is a leading global humanitarian and development organization and home to teams of humanitarian activist-professionals committed to transforming adversity into renewal for the world's most vulnerable populations living in fragile settings. By partnering with beneficiaries and communities on the front-lines, RI innovatively bridges the gap between immediate relief and long-term community development. RI works in four key sectors Economic Opportunities, Education, Health, and WASH. RI specializes in participatory, integrated value chain development that increases employment and incomes for vulnerable populations, facilitating private sector development to expand domestic and export markets for products and services.

Position Summary: RI is recruiting to hire a short term consultant to lead RI’s to support the preparation of Kyaka II Refugee settlement investment case/concept note and proposal.
This position will require the consultant to travel to Kyakka II refugee settlement and draft an investment case for RI Uganda.

The purpose of this position is to prepare an investment case and concept note/proposal for RI Uganda in Kyaka II Refugee Settlement.
  1. Completed investment case for Kyaka II Refugee Settlement
    a. Prepare a detailed investment case for Kyakka II Refugee Settlement.
    b. Prepare a one page summary of the suggested investment that will be shared with partners and stakeholders.
    Baseline data collection. Review and collect baseline data for the selected health priorities.
    Conduct detailed stakeholder consultations: Meet with Key stakeholders and get their inputs and buy in.
  2. Prepare a budget and cost the intervention. The consultant will cost the activities in the suggested invested case.
  • At least 15 years’ experience in working in Sub Sahara Health Sectors. Experience in Uganda Health sector preferred.
  • Degree in Medicine, Public Health, or Hospital management. A Master’s Degree preferred.
  • Experience in working with Government and refugee stakeholders including Ministry of Health/ District Health officials.
  • Proved Proposal, investment case, or business case writing skills.
  • Proven skills in research with validated publications.
  • Availability to complete the assignment in the given time.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, required in English.
  • Preferred NGO experience and knowledge of business case development.
RI Values:
We uphold the Humanitarian Principles: humanity, neutrality, impartiality, and operational independence. We affirmatively engage the most vulnerable communities. We value:
  • Inclusiveness
  • Transparency and Accountability
  • Agility and Innovation
  • Collaboration
  • Sustainability
Job application procedure
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their expressions of interest, daily rate and resume to, The Human Resource Officer, Relief International Office, Uganda. Email: