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10 November 2016

Program Development Officer Jobs - Life Changers Initiative - Uganda (LCI-U)




Organisation: Life Changers Initiative - Uganda (LCI-U)
Duty Station: Mpigi, Uganda

About Us:
Life Changers Initiative - Uganda (LCI-U) is a community-based organization CBO in Mpigi District.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·         Work as a liaison between Life Changers’ and Governmental/Non-Governmental authorities for collaborative programming on behalf of Life Changers’.
·         Regularly monitor and actively search for upcoming agency “calls for proposals” and proactively inform the Country Director of upcoming opportunities.
·         Write concept papers, proposals, and project summaries in support of the Country Director.
·         Work in liaison with the Country Director, Deputy Country Director, and Finance Manager to develop proposal budgets.
·         Work out Life Changers’ Program Management Guidelines.
·         Coordinate assessments and conduct field visits in order to collect and verify data.
·         Keenly analyze data and background materials in order to provide guidance and support to Country Director and key decision makers.
·         Research and propose best practices in development programs and NGO operations.
·         Oversee updates of Life Changers’ database that captures project details and geographical coverage of activities.
·         Work in liaison with stakeholders to ensure accurate and appropriate impact stories are being developed regularly.
·         Act as the focal point for Life Changers’ Initiative-Uganda social media amounts, updating content, responding to queries, and monitoring traffic flow.
·         In charge of developing and writing of quarterly reports and proposals.
·         Provide surge capacity and assume additional responsibilities in the event of a natural disaster or crisis.
·         Support the Country Director with strategic planning and the implementation, monitoring and evaluation, and reporting of newly funded programs.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
·         The ideal candidate should preferably hold a Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university.
·         Possession of a Master’s degree in related fields (international relations, international health, agriculture, economics, etc.);
·         A minimum of three to five years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
·         Previous experience working for humanitarian organizations.
·         Excellent analytical and strategic thinking skills
·         Proven experience in proposal writing and M&E (including data management).

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should hand deliver their applications to our office on Plot 10 Lumumba Avenue Kampala, Tel 0757133932

Deadline: 18th November 2016 by 5:00 pm.

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