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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Project Coordinator - Governance Job at Amicaall Uganda Chapter - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Project Coordinator – Governance [ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Social Services & Nonprofit ]

Jobs at: Amicaall Uganda Chapter

Deadline of this Job:
24th May 2019
Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: 13th May 2019 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
The Alliance of Mayors and Municipal Leaders’ Initiative for Community Action on Health and HIV at the Local Level (AMICAALL) is a continental Association of Urban Local Authorities (City, Municipalities and Town Councils), Mayors and other Urban Leaders committed to support sustainable solutions to local urban health challenges. AMICAALL Uganda is registered and operates as an NGO. The Mission is “To support the building of an effective and coordinated urban health and HIV&AIDS response. In line with our Strategic Program Priority Area 1
- Leadership, Policy, Advocacy and Social Mobilization; AMICAALL Uganda has secured funding from the Democratic Governance Facility (DGF) to implement an 18-months “Strengthening Democratic Governance within Urban Authorities” Project. The vacancies listed below will primarily be filled to implement the project, but some maybe retained in the main structure.
The Project Coordinator
- Governance is directly responsible for the Coordination, Management and delivery of the AMICAALL-DGF “Strengthening Governance in Urban Authorities” Project objectives. He/She will manage technical tasks of the project including ensuring planning and implementation of activities, engagement of stakeholders, beneficiaries and partners. He/She also leads the preparation of quality programmatic and activity reports and their timely submission to Management and other relevant partners and stakeholders. The Coordinator will be the Liaison between the project and other programmes at AMICAALL Uganda as well as between relevant officials from the DGF and AMICAALL especially on matters of implementation..

Tasks and responsibilities
• Develop project implementation plans schedules and coordinate implementation of project
• Engage beneficiaries, stakeholders and partners on project goals, objectives and activities
• Supervise implementation of project activities ensuring adherence to guidelines
• Ensure programmatic and activity reports are compiled and submitted in a timely manner

Person Specifications:
• The applicant must have a Masters’ degree in a relevant field and at least a postgraduate qualification in Administrative Law, urban governance, research and policy analysis or any other relevant field from recognized institutions.
• He/she should have at least 5 years’ experience in implementation of governance programmes/projects implemented by civil Society Organizations, local governments or governance and Accountability sector.
• The applicant should possess competences in local government legislation
• Fiscal, Political and Administrative accountability;
• Local Government financial planning;
• Capacity development approaches
• Monitoring and reporting governance programmes
• Excellent writing, facilitation, analytical skills.

Job Education Requirements: Masters’ degree

Job Experience Requirements: 5 years’ experience

Job Skills: Not Specified

Job application procedure
Please deliver your application by email, registered mail/courier or by hand in an envelope clearly sealed and labeled with the position you are applying for. Ensure you have also enclosed a resume indicating names of 3 recent professional references and copies of relevant Academic documents/testimonials to. Originals of testimonials will be required during interviews.
Write to: The Country Director, AMICAALL Uganda Chapter, Plot 1658, Clovis Road,
Kampala, P.O. Box 26323 Kampala, UGANDA or
Email to: and . Closing Date: 24th May 2019 by 4PM. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please visit: for details of each job

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