Project Manager UNHCR Non-profit Jobs – Lutheran World Relief (LWR)

Manager UNHCR

Lutheran World Relief (LWR)

Duty Station: Uganda

Reports to:
Team Leader

About US:

Lutheran World
Relief is a US non-profit organization that works with local partners to
provide lasting solutions to poverty, injustice and human suffering. LWF Uganda
works to reduce people’s vulnerability, supporting them to realize their
potential, to build on their assets, and to respond to their own problems and
needs. LWF Uganda currently has five areas of operation in Pader, Kitgum,
Adjumani, Katakwi, Sembabule, Kampala and Kamwenge Districts.

Job Summary:  The Project Manager UNHCR will oversee the
effective planning, implementation, and coordination of multi-sectoral Project
interventions; The Project Manager will be responsible for overall project
leadership in implementation, budget management, monitoring and evaluation,
reporting, building collaborations and networks with District line departments
and other development partners.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal candidate for the Lutheran World Relief (LWR) Project
    Manager UNHCR job opportunity should hold a University Degree in
    Social Work, Social Sciences, Development or other relevant field of
  • Postgraduate training in Project Planning and Management sound
    knowledge of Financial Management is an added advantage
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in Project Management/Community
    Development programming,
  • Proven knowledge and experience in developing and implementing
    community mobilization projects
  • Familiarity with standards and guidelines for Environment,
    Livelihoods and Protection Interventions in both emergency and development
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment, to remain flexible to a changing
    environment, and to make decisions independently
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written

How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send their applications (motivation
letter and detailed curriculum vitae in English, with the names and e- mail
addresses of three persons who know the applicant professionally, should be
sent via Email to: for the job you are
applying for as the subject line. Please indicate the position you have applied
for on the top of the parcel addressed to:

The Human Resource

Lutheran World

Plot 1401, Ggaba,
Road after the American Embassy

P. O. Box 5827,
Kampala, Uganda.

All documents
submitted by applicants towards this recruitment process shall become the
property of LWF. Any attempt by an applicant or their representative, acting on
their behalf, (within and/or outside LWF to influence the recruitment process
in their favor will lead to automatic disqualification of that applicant.

Deadline: 15th July 2019

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