Organisation: eResources Uganda (Non-profit Organization)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Job Reference Number: ERE/JOB/14/16
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:
- Building and strengthening working relationships with strategic partners for policy and program
- Identify and build relationships with development agencies, policy, and research organizations that are critical to the organisation’s delivering its objectives and program
- Build and maintain relationships with key contacts in strategic partner organizations
- Represent the organisation at relevant networks, workshops, seminars and policy events
- The incumbent will develop ideas and projects for formal collaboration with targeted development agencies, policy, and research organizations, securing project funding
- Contribute to design and development of project proposals by drafting technical and financial proposals to secure funding
- Manage associate consultant contributions to proposal development Contract management and reporting
- The jobholder will also manage and coordinate scheduled reporting to meet institutional donor reporting requirements
- Work closely with Finance staff to ensure financial information is up to date, variances are identified and recommendations for action made
- Coordinate lesson learning from monitoring and evaluation of the program portfolio and support sharing of best practice and policy insights
- Coordinate overall program portfolio to ensure key performance indicators are met and program impact is in line with strategy
- Contribute to relevant policy debates and discussions ensuring the organisation has increasing policy influence
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
- The ideal candidate for the Project Coordinator (PCCA) career opportunity should hold a Degree in Agriculture, Environmental Management, Economics, Development Studies or any other relevant fields.
- A minimum of seven years’ experience and proven background in development management and programming, preferably 3 years specific experience in the field of Natural resource, Climate Change and Disaster Management, Environmental Management or related programming.
- Excellent track record of successfully working with regional and/or local governments in natural resource and Environment management related programs.
- Previous experience with wide range of donor reporting and compliance requirements
- Demonstrated writing skills and ability to produce high quality reports, strategy papers, concept notes, project proposals in English
- Excellent command of English
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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