2 Community Planning Officer NGO Job Placements – Caritas International

Organisation: Caritas
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Foundation
Program Manager
About US:
International is a confederation of 16 Catholic relief, development and social
service organisations operating in over 200 countries and territories
worldwide. Collectively and individually their claimed mission is to work to
build a better world, especially for the poor and oppressed. The first Caritas
organisation was established by Lorenz Werthmann on 9 November 1897 in Germany.
Job Summary:
The Community Planning Officer will be responsible for the implementation of
activities under the Foundational Purpose (Gender and Good Governance) to a
high-quality programming standard. The incumbent will work in close
collaboration with the Gender and Governance Officers to implement activities
under the Foundational Purpose to a high-quality programming standard.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant must hold a relevant Bachelor’s degree
  • The Community Planning Officer should have three years of related work
  • Excellent understanding of the gender dimensions in the development
    context and gender sensitive development approaches.
  • Very good knowledge of approaches to women empowerment and gender
  • First-hand knowledge of gender dynamics in Karamoja is a MUST
    Profound understanding of the gender legal and policy framework in Uganda.
  • Demonstrated skills in networking, collaboration, education,
    community consultations.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Able to pay keen attention to detail, to follow procedures and meet
    deadlines and a good team player. 
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Willingness to work in any of the Nuyok programme duty stations.
  • Proven motorcycle riding skills and possession of a valid riding
  • Knowledge of local language (Nga’Karimoiong) is a MUST.
How to Apply:
All qualified
candidates should address and send their application letters, Curriculum Vitae
and copies of relevant academic and work based certificates to:
Caritas Moroto
Diocese Commission, Moroto Diocese,
P.O. Box 46, Moroto
– Uganda and submit to the Caritas Moroto Diocese Head Office in Moroto or the
nearby Catholic parish within Moroto Diocese.
NOTE: Applicants
should indicate their preferred duty station on their application letters.
Please send your application letter, CV, copies
of relevant academic and work based certificates as well as contact details of
three (3) FORMER direct supervisors as references
Deadline: Monday, 7th May 2018
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