Program Manager NGO Jobs – Makasi Rescue Foundation (MRF)

Job Title:  Program Manager

Organization: Makasi Rescue Foundation (MRF)

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Chief Executive Director


About US:

Since 2018, Makasi Rescue Foundation (MRF) has been implementing Refugee skills training program in Kampala to empower the refugee/host community with skills for self-reliance. MRF is registered locally here in Uganda with the National Board of Non-Governmental 0rganisations and in USA with the main purpose of rescuing vulnerable people and building peace bridges for harmony and Co-existence (Refugees/Host community).


Job Summary:  The Program Manager oversees hiring, firing, maintaining records, compliance, and other administrative duties. The director is also responsible for overseeing fundraising and ensuring sound financial practices

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for planning, organization, and direction of the organization’s operations and programs.
  • Develops and implements consistent inventory and cost accounting policies, procedures, and operational reporting/metrics.
  • Oversees and reports on the organization’s results for board of directors.
  • Prepares accurate and timely analyses that capture and communicate fundraising results, variances, and performance trends.
  • Provides leadership to and manages the efforts of staff to ensure appropriate support of all departments.
  • Supervises the development of operations-based financial modeling.
  • Coordinates and leads annual budget reviews, monthly and quarterly reviews, and periodic forecast updates with operational and senior management for all locations.
  • Approves major systems implementations related to cost and inventory control.
  • Retains a diverse, highly qualified staff and volunteers by providing career coaching, growth, and personal development for workers.
  • Ensures that services and funding relationships are robust enough to meet or exceed strategic goals and objectives.
  •  Any other duty as assigned by the Supervisor


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in social sciences, Business administration international development and postgraduate diploma in monitoring, and evaluation or related field.
  • Minimum three to five years of experience in program management, proposal writing and contract grant management for large donors.


How to Apply: 

All qualified applicant should send their updated resumes to



Deadline: Open until filled


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Date Posted 2023-03-06
Valid Through 2023-04-06
Hiring Organization Makasi Rescue Foundation (MRF)
Job Location , , Kampala, 0256, Uganda