USAID/Uganda seeks to hire a Northern Uganda Development of Enhanced Local Governance, Infrastructure, and Livelihoods (NUDEIL) a Program Manager to oversee the implementation of the NUDEIL Program. Located in Gulu, the contractor will work across the Mission’s Development Objective teams to help coordinate and facilitate the integration of and reporting on NUDEIL activities into the Mission’s broader portfolio and enhance programs aimed at stabilization and reconstruction in northern Uganda. The position involves providing expert analytical, advisory, and implementation support for the execution of a major USAID program within a broad and complex geographic area and across technical specialty areas. The contractor should understand how small infrastructure construction programs are managed and how technical and programmatic issues can be resolved. S/he must have experience actively managing a large program for results and be prepared to report regularly on the activities and progress related to the program. S/he should have budget management experience and be prepared to understand the major issues associated with cash transfer-based assistance. Prior experience working with citizens at the community level and local governments is preferred and will help the candidate succeed in the program. The ability to multi-task and work across different agencies and technical areas is essential. In the context of Gulu, where many donors, international organizations and contractors are present, the incumbent serves as a catalyst for effective aid approaches, including facilitating and coordinating joint donor programming exercises for small infrastructure, for example, when the District government requires assistance in this area. The detailed scope of work is at: http://uganda.usaid.gov/ or you can request through emailing firstname.lastname@example.org , copy, email@example.com
How to apply:
Qualified individuals MUST submit:
A. Completed and hand-signed U.S. Government Optional Form 612 available websites Shortcut to: http://www.usaid.gov/forms/ ;
B. Curriculum vitae/resume specifically addressing each selection criterion as outlined in the solicitation;
C. Three (3) to five (5) references with current contact information.
To ensure applications are received in the Executive Office before the closing date, applications shall be submitted preferably by email. Additionally, fax, hand carry, DHL or FEDEX air courier are acceptable.
VIA FAX: To Fax Number: 256-414-306-661
(VIA HANDCARRY/INTERNATIONAL COURIER)
Executive Officer USAID/Uganda US Embassy Compound – South Wing Plot 1577 Ggaba Road P. O. Box 7856, Kampala, Uganda
CLOSING DATE: Applications must be in the USAID/Uganda Executive Office no later than 4:45 p.m. Ugandan time Monday, March 12, 2012.