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Thursday, August 9, 2018

Project Coordinator Job at ActionAid - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Project Coordinator

Jobs at:

Deadline of this Job:
Friday 17th August 2018 by 5:00 Pm

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Date Posted: 8th August 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time


ActionAid is an International Development Agency working in over 50 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. ActionAid Uganda’s mission is to achieve social Justice, gender equality, and poverty eradication by working with people living in extreme poverty and exclusion, their communities, people’s organisations, activists, social movements and their supporters.
ActionAid Uganda therefore seeks to recruit suitably qualified, self-driven, result oriented, dynamic and competent persons to fill the position of Project Coordinator-Women Protection Centers.

Job Title: Project Coordinator- WPC
Reports to: Women Rights Coordinator
Responsible for : WPC Project Officers
Section : Programmes
Location : Kampala Head Office

Job role: To plan, manage, monitor and supervise the implementation of the SURGE project in line with the 5th Strategy, project and donor guidelines.

Key Result Areas:

  • Coordinate the implementation of AAU SURGE project activities in line with the 5th Strategy and Project guidelines.
  • Plan and coordinate reporting, monitoring the implementation of the AAU SURGE Program, in line with the SURGE program Framework.
  • Monitor adherence to organizational policies and ensure compliance of staff and partners to system, policies and procedures (Finance, HR, Audit etc.).
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with other implementing partners, district and national stakeholders to promote AAU image in line with the organisational mission vision and values.
  • Build and nurture networks, coalitions, and relationship with relevant stakeholders at district and national level to share and profile AAU work on women protection shelters.
  • Supervise, motivate appraise and build capacity of WPC staff in line with the 5th Strategy paper, organizational policies and project guidelines
  • Identify funding gaps within the project, develop fundraising plans and mobilize resources for sustainability of the project interventions in line with AAU fundraising strategies
Job application procedure
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Applications (Cover letter, CV, and certified academic documents) should be hand delivered or sent by email to clearly addressed to The Director Human Resource/Organizational Effectiveness, ActionAid Uganda, Plot number 2514/2515 Ggaba Road, Opposite Kampala International University P.O Box 676 Kampala not later than Friday 17th August 2018 by 5:00 Pm. We will respond to ONLY shortlisted candidates. Whilst all applications will be assessed strictly on their individual merits, qualified WOMEN are especially encouraged to apply. ActionAid International is an equal opportunity Employer.