Organisation: eResources Uganda (Non-profit Organization)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Job Reference Number: ERE/JOB/13/16
eResources Uganda is a Consultancy firm that seeks to recruit for its valuable client, a national and indigenous Non-Governmental Organization working to improve the quality of life and sustainable livelihoods of the poor and vulnerable groups in Uganda while building a sustainable future.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
- The Community Organizer (IRM) will empower communities through trainings, exposures, monitoring and reporting of their activities at community levels.
- Always ensure that the communities have focus during the implementation towards self-reliance.
- Work to implement tools for mainstreaming risk and measuring the net socio-economic benefits of risk reduction, including a set of guidance notes for adapting existing development planning; project appraisal and evaluation tools to factor in risk reduction.
- Conduct awareness meetings on Disaster Risk Reduction, preparedness, Climate Change Adaptation and prompt the communities to take action on them.
- In charge of writing activities, monthly, quarterly and any other relevant reports with clear outcome and submit them to the Project Manager.
- Adhere to the organizational values and actively promote their application amongst colleagues and community members.
- Account promptly for the program/ organization resources and funds under your care.
- Plan and work with the community climate change centers
- Support the development of IEC materials
- Actively participate in Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation.
- Support community groups to develop community action plans and contingency plans
- The jobholder will empower communities through trainings, exposures, monitoring and reporting of their activities at community levels.
- Guide the communities to have focus during the implementation of activities towards self-reliance.
- Actively participate in developing proposal for any upcoming emergency need.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
- The ideal candidate for the Community Organizer (IRM) should hold a Diploma or Degree in Agriculture, Environmental Management, Economics, Social Sciences, Development Studies or any other relevant fields
- A minimum of three years’ experience and proven background in development management and programming,
- Demonstrated knowledge in computer applications and writing skills
- Excellent command of English and Ngakarimojong
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to send their cover letters and updated CVs via E-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: Friday 27th May, 2016.
NB: The applicants should quote the reference number and job title applied for. Only short listed candidates will be contacted and any form of soliciting may lead to disqualification.
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