Project Officer NGO Job Vacancies – Youth Advocacy and Development Network (YADNET Uganda)


Job Title:    Project Officer

Organisation: Youth Advocacy and Development Network
(YADNET Uganda)

Project Name: SHE

Duty Station: Uganda

Reports to: Project


About US:

Youth Advocacy and
Development Network (YADNET Uganda) is an organization /coalition registered in
Uganda with registration number INDR153454304NB that brings together
partners/CSOs that work with and for young people on SRHR, Economic Empowerment
and Environment. The membership organization has coordination structures of
members in all regions of uganda with regional coordination offices in Arua,
Lira, Mbale, Hoima, Mbarara, Kamuli and Moroto with National office in Najeera,



She Leads is a
programme developed for the Power of Voices Strategic Partnerships with the Ministry
of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands. The programme focuses on strengthening
capacity of civil society organisations in the field of lobby and advocacy, with
a specific focus on strengthening lobby capacity of young women and girls (GYW)
and the civic space wherein they operate. Consortium partners are Terre de
Hommes, Defence for Children-Ecpat and FEMNET. The number of targeted groups
are; 28 girl – led groups, 35 CSOs. In total 3000 girls and young women will
benefit. The districts to be covered are Kampala, Kamuli and Buyende. There
will be many stakeholders in the project (Government, CSOs), in this regard
Plan International Uganda mutually agrees with Youth advocacy and development
network (YADNET) on how to collaborate in the implementation of the
aforementioned project.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

regular basis in liaison with project coordinator to plan, track and assess the
progress of the project implementation

project workplans

project meetings with stakeholders and Girls and Young Women in the project

Keep and
maintain project documents that track project progress.

and regularly meet project reporting deadlines


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

applicant must hold an undergraduate degree, or associated qualifications
combined with relevant practical experience from recognized
University/institution. Having post graduate qualifications is an added

At least
three years of experience and sound knowledge of project implementation.

practical skills of applying operational and administrative guidelines to the
design and management of projects

computer skills and good knowledge especially Micro soft and Excel

interpersonal and communications skills, including English language written

exceptional skills in project planning and management and ability to track and
monitor targets.

literate in MS, internet, power point, etc


How to Apply:

All candidates
should send their applications to:


Deadline: Friday 26th March 2021 at 17:00hours/5:00pm


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