Deputy Operations Manager Job at The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development, (MGLSD)

Organization: The Ministry of Gender, Labour and
Social Development, (MGLSD)

Kampala, Uganda



The Ministry of Gender,
Labour and Social Development, (MGLSD) with support from the UK Department for
International Development (DFID) and Irish Aid is implementing the Expanding
Social Protection (ESP) programme in Uganda. The ESP programme is a 5 year
programme within MGLSD which was launched in 2010 and is coordinated by the
Social Protection Secretariat. It includes a pilot cash  transfer scheme (SAGE) providing regular cash
transfers to older persons and vulnerable families living in chronic poverty in
14 pilot districts, reaching 15% of households in target districts.  Our client Maxwell Stamp PLC has been
providing technical support to MGLSD to implement the ESP Programme.


The Deputy
Operations Manager is answerable to the SAGE Operations Manage. The Deputy
Operations Manager work within the SAGE pilot unit of the Secretariat, with
responsibility for supporting the smooth implementation of SAGE operational
tasks according to the agreed time frame and budget.  S/he will ensure all district staff involved in
the SAGE are performing to a high standard and delivering the required deliverables.


Skills and Experience:

  • The
    candidate should possess a Master’s degree in Economics, Development
    studies or social sciences or similar area of study and at least five (5)
    years experience at a senior management level managing programs in a
    challenging environment.
  • Experience
    of working in collaboration with government (local or national) implementing
    development programmes.
  • Proven
    ability to plan strategically and manage organisational security systems
    and procedures.

to Apply:

All interested persons with
relevant qualifications and experience should send their applications to:  Aclaim Africa Ltd, Plot M99 Nakasero Hill Lane
RD , P. O. Box 7202, Kampala, Uganda


Applications should consist
of a cover one, Curriculum Vitae (3 pages maximum) and copes of academic
certificates and two letters of reference. If you do not hear from us by 31st
October 2013 please consider your application unsuccessful.


3rd October, 2013 by 6PM


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