Refugee Program Specialist Jobs – Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA Uganda)


Job Title:    Refugee Program Specialist

Organization:  Korea International Cooperation Agency
(KOICA Uganda)

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda


About US:

KOICA Uganda is a governmental organization established to effective
Official Development Assistance (ODA) to enhance the effectiveness of South
Korea’s grant aid programs for Uganda by implementing selected Government grant
aid and technical cooperation programs


Job Summary: The Refugee Program Specialist shall assist
in implementation of programs of KOICA and positioning KOICA intervention as
evidence based.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

program planning, monitoring, and evaluation for refugee projects including
site visits when it is necessary

direct, and coordinate the collection and compilation of statistical, economic,
refugee program data to assess the effectiveness of services and for future
projects to meet identified needs

quantity and quality of the projects for program effectiveness and compliance
and review refugee program eligibility

analysis and research of the political, social and economic situation in the
country and preparation of high quality documents summarizing the developments
of the country

established best practices and make recommendations for quality program service

program support related to the design, monitoring and evaluation of development
projects with macroeconomic and modelling background

records on program activities, from formulation stage through completion, by
extracting relevant information from MoUs, Project proposals, reports, Project
committees, budget records and other documentation

and write reports and other documents to formulate materials to cover refugee

Scale up
and manage partnerships with Government ministries, other development partners,
financial institutions, key private sector actors and other related

actions such as risk analysis and contingency planning and make recommendations

and participate in related development partners‘ group meetings and produce

administrative support whenever required and perform any other duties that may
be assigned from time to time

duties assigned by Supervisor


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

applicant must hold a Masters’ degree or equivalent in international
development, international relations, political science, policy analysis,
social science, economics, or relevant discipline

At least
three years of relevant experience at the national or international level in
providing management advisory services, hands-on experience in design,
monitoring and evaluation of migration/refugee response projects or other
development projects.

experience of writing accurate and concise reports and public presentation

in inter-agency coordination, preferably relevant to refugee response

working with an international development organization

communication and presentation skills

computer skills (Proficient in Microsoft Office package and other applications
of wide usage)

level of integrity and confidentiality

interpersonal and organizational skills


How to Apply:

All candidates should send their applications outlining career
aspirations and salary expectations in either Microsoft Office Word Format or
PDF format including your curriculum vitae/resume and photocopies of academic
documents not exceeding OR 
 hand-deliver the application addressed


The Country Director,

OICA Uganda,

2nd Floor, Mariba House,                                                                                                               

Plot 17, Golf Course road,  
Kololo, Kampala. Uganda


NB: Please note that only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted and
any form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification


Deadline: Friday, 13th November,
2020 by 12:00 pm (Noon) EAT


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