Humanitarian Programme Officer NGO Jobs – DanChurchAid (DCA)

Organisation: DanChurchAid
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Head of
Programmes (HoP)
About US:
DanChurchAid (DCA) is a
faith-based, non-missionary relief and development organization based in
Copenhagen, Denmark and founded in 1922. DCA has supported development and
humanitarian programs in Uganda for over 35 years, working in partnership with
local partners. DCA is a member of the ACT Alliance. Our key competencies in
Uganda are livelihoods and food security, humanitarian response, and civil
society development.
Job Summary: The
Humanitarian Programme Officer will primarily ensure the implementation of
timely and high quality humanitarian response in close cooperation with the DCA
humanitarian project team and NGO partners.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  Under the direction and daily task management
of the Head of Programmes (HoP), the Humanitarian Programme Officer will be
responsible for:
  • Monitoring, reporting and documenting
    project results including lessons learnt.
  • Ensuring close cooperation and exchange
    of information within DCA and the ACT Alliance, incl. participation in
    cluster/sector meetings and collaboration on appeals and other joint
    humanitarian responses
  • Assisting in project and proposal
    development, as well as preparation and implementation of reviews and
    evaluations of humanitarian projects
  • Grants management including financial
    project budget monitoring and accountability
  • Capacity building of DCA staff and
    partners including ACT members 

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Humanitarian
    Programme Officer job should possess a good university degree in
    humanitarian response or other related discipline.
  • At least five years of experience from a
    similar position in emergency and humanitarian response work
  • Extensive experience with grants
  • Knowledge of Sphere Standards and Core
    Humanitarian Standards
  • Knowledge and work experience from
    livelihoods and cash transfer programming
  • Experience with mobile monitoring
    technology an advantage
  • Experience with mainstreaming
    protection, gender equality, and applying a rights-based approach.
  • Outgoing, results-oriented and proactive
    with good liaison and coordination skills
NB: This is a
re-advertisement so those who applied earlier need not apply again. 
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates who wish to join the DanChurchAid (DCA) in the
aforementioned capacity should apply online at the link below.
Deadline: 20th April 2018
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