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5 Outreach Officer Job Placements - Rural Electrification Agency (REA)


Job Title:      Outreach Officer (5 Jobs)
Organization: Rural Electrification Agency (REA)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Senior Project Engineer
              
About US:
The Rural Electrification Agency (REA) is the Secretariat of the Rural Electrification Board (REB). The REB’s main function is to oversee the management of the Rural Electrification Fund (REF) and facilitate the development and implementation of rural electrification projects under several sources of funding.

Job Summary:  The Outreach Officer shall work under the supervision of the Principal Corporate and Community Affairs Officer in the office of the Chief Executive Officer. The job will include to provide communication support to the various Project Management teams as may be assigned. She/he through various means conduct stakeholder engagement geared towards smooth project implementation.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        Plan and implement Community engagement strategies that advance the project objectives in line with the institutional goals and mission,
·        Increase community awareness of REA projects, including connections initiatives and any other project interventions,
·        Enhance community participation during project implementation through developing and growing a stakeholder database,
·        Mobilize and coordinate community involvement and support during project implementation,
·        Sensitize communities on the productive use of energy, energy efficiency including health and safety
·        Develop a conflict resolution strategy and peace building processes during project implementation,
·        Give marketing support to the service providers in the different service territories.
·        Assist the wayleaves office in addressing disputes over wayleaves rights, land ownership and tree cutting.
·        Events management for projects including site handovers, ground-breaking ceremonies, commissioning ceremonies in liaison with the engineering and Corporate Communications team,
·        Promote and coordinate Corporate Social responsibility
·        Coordinate media engagements in consultation with the Corporate Communications Team
·        Work in partnership with the Social safeguards team to ensure compliance on environmental, social development, gender concerns and community engagement component.
·        Support the head of Unit in supervision duties as maybe assigned
·        Carryout any other duties as may be assigned by your supervisor


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications and/ or Journalism, or any other Social Science but with community engagement and mobilization experience of at least 5 years. Master’s degree in the field related fields will be an added advantage
·        At least 7 years of experience in a similar assignment.
·        Demonstrate communication abilities in English and other local languages in Uganda
·        Good command of new media especially social media for corporate communication.

How to Apply:
All candidates should send a typed cover letter, together with a current CV, copies of academic transcripts and certificates plus names and addresses of three (3) reputable referees should be directly submitted to:

The Chief Executive Officer
Rural Electrification Agency
Plot 10 Windsor Loop Kololo
2nd Floor, House Of Hope
P.o box 7317 kampala. Uganda

Deadline: 7th August 2020 by 2:00pm

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Communications & Public Relations Manager Job Vacancies - Movit Products Limited


Organization: Movit Products Limited
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Report To: Head of Marketing

About US:
Movit Products Limited (MPL) is a leading Quality Cosmetics Manufacturing Company in Africa with operations in Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Rwanda, Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan. Movit Products Limited manufactures healthy beauty hair, skin and nail care products aimed at empowering every person to face life with confidence

Job Summary:  The Communications Manager will be responsible for proactively seeking for advertising, digital and coverage opportunities to sell MPL across appropriate Business to Business and Business to Consumer circles, ensuring the creation of exciting and dynamic content across various communication platforms.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Digital Marketing Management-to leverage the company's presence on online platforms through creating and maintaining relevant up-to-date digital communication channels for example, websites, social media platforms among others;
·       Identify, contract and maintain media relationships for Movit Products Limited
·       Plan and coordinate press conferences-to communicate to MPL customers about any ongoing developments in the company suing mainstream media;
·       Draft and consolidate company information which include company profiles, brand manuals and policies;
·       Lobby and maintain partnerships with strategic bodies-to ensure good stakeholder relations across board-Stakeholders aid MPL in the daily performance of its mandate for example Uganda Revenue authority, Uganda Manufacturers association, Uganda National bureau of standards among others;
·       Supervise the advert Production process for all brands (Video and Audio), to ensure that the contracted service providers provide quality work aligned to the set MPL standards;
·       Identify and manage the companies approved retainers (Ambassadors, endorsers, strategic partners);
·       Coordinate MPL event photography and Video graph management-to see to it that the company attains quality photography that can be used in selected media channels;
·       Identify, contract and manage Outdoor advertising channels-achieve consistency in all communication channels (Outdoor Billboards, Digital Billboards, Wall branding, City Clocks)
·       Deploy, supervise and oversee the field operations for all unit members-to see to it that all unit members operations are aligned to the overall company strategy;
·       CSR/sponsorships Management-all projects that are for the entire organization not with only an effect on brands are all reviewed, to see to it that all corporate interests are managed


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must hold Bachelor’s degree in Communications related field
·       Possession of professional qualification in Marketing would be an added advantage.
·       At least five (5) years working experience in a similar position
·       Experience working with different departments on development and analysis of cost standards
·       Understanding of data analysis and forecasting methods
·       Excellent communication and people skill

How to Apply:
All Interested candidates are invited to apply through our email everlyne.silayo@movit.co.ug  copy office@rcsconsult.net . Indicate the Job Title in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Deadline: 21st August 2020

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Project Assistant – PHAST Job Placements - Agency for Cooperation in Research and Development-Uganda (ACORD-U)


Organization: Agency for Cooperation in Research and Development-Uganda (ACORD-U)
Duty Station: Uganda

About US:
ACORD-U (Agency for Cooperation in Research and Development – Uganda) is an indigenous Non Governmental Organization (NGO) working for social justice and development. ACORD has been working in Uganda since 1979 with operations in over 25 districts across Uganda. The ACORD-U works in conjunction with people who have been denied their basic rights, helping to better understand, to challenge, and to change the situation in which they find themselves.

About the Project:
ACORD-U, a NonGovernmental Organization is one (01) qualified candidate for the post of Project Assistant-PHAST in its newly awarded Partnership for “Improving Sustainable WASH services and schools for South Sudanese Refugees in Bidibidi settlement”. This project is funded by Swiss Water and Sanitation Consortium and HEKS-EPER through HEKS-EPER Uganda Country Office- for 24 months.
This project aims at improving sustainable access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene services among 31,448 school children from four schools and communities members – 21,055 South Sudanese refugees and 10,393 host community members in Zone 4 and Zone 5 in Bidibidi Settlement by June 2022.

Job Summary:  This position is central to the implementation of sustainable access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene services. The incumbent will be required to participate in the daily implementation of the PHAST component of the project, providing an insight into cultural sensitivity and thoroughness of communication to the beneficiary communities, as well as assisting to see that the activities are implemented in an all-inclusive, timely and participatory manner. .

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Identify communities benefiting from the project
·       Establish first contact with target communities
·       Provide PHAST sessions to targeted community.
·       Facilitate sessions with communities in realizing the negative hygienic and sanitary behaviors replaced with positive ones
·       Contact and explain the activities and objective of the project to stakeholders and target populations.
·       Inform and coordinate local authorities about all aspects of the project
·       Mobilize communities to contribute in the implementation of the project.
·       Work in collaboration with the stakeholders.
·       Walk throughout the village and interact with all community members facilitating a rapid change in their attitude towards good hygiene and sanitation practices and behaviour.
·       Effective use of IEC materials in the target villages and their follow up
·       Conduct community hygiene awareness and sanitary sessions for the target communities.
·       Provide technical advice to the villagers in building sanitary latrine
·       Assist village Community Hygiene Promoters to record day to day progress made by villagers in their village and report to his/her supervisor
·       Establish mutual and good relationship with the Community structures and other influential leaders of the target villages
·       Provide supervisor with success stories and photos from special occasions and progresses
·       Reporting on regular basis to the supervisor


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal applicant must hold a Bachelors’ Degree in Arts, Community Development, Health Sciences, Communications, Environmental health, Public Health, Social Science or related field.
·       Knowledge of and experience in the methodology of Participatory Hygiene and Sanitation Transformation (PHAST) and Community Led Total Sanitation (CLTS).
·       Proven skills in computer programs (Word, Excel; minimum)
·       At least 3 years of practical experience as a community mobilizer
·       Experience in WASH programs in rural areas
·       Understanding of the impact of gender status and relationships on WASH and health practices
·       Knowledge and/or experience in participatory community approaches and techniques.
·       Outgoing personality with excellent organizational and communication skills
·       Prepared to spend longer time periods in the field.
·       Team player
·       Possession of a valid riding permit and knowledge of road rules
·       Knowledge of the local language will be an added advantage

How to Apply:
All interested and Qualified candidates please  email a cover letter, detailed CV documenting work history and current responsibilities, salary history, and three professional references (including at least 1 prior employer) to hr@acorduganda.org

Please specify “Project Assistant” in the subject line of your application email. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Hard copy hand delivered applications will not be accepted. No telephone inquiries are permitted please.
“Women Are Strongly Encouraged To Apply”

Deadline: 5th August 2020 at 5:00 pm

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M&E Officer US NGO Job Placements - LWF World Service


Job Title:   M&E Officer
Organization: LWF World Service
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to:   M&E Manager

About US:
LWF World Service is the humanitarian and development arm of the Lutheran World Federation. We are a widely recognized, international, faith-based organization working in over 20 countries. We seek to bring people of all backgrounds together in the common quest for justice, peace, and reconciliation in an increasingly complex and fragmented world.
A commitment to the human rights of every individual, regardless of their status, guides our work, actions, and operations. We are particularly known for our timely, compassionate, and professional humanitarian work, and for our field presence in hard-to-reach areas. Our work is people-centered and community¬based. Above all, we work with the most vulnerable, and in order to claim and uphold their rights, we engage proactively with local government and community structures.

Lutheran World Federation (LWF) Uganda is part of the LWF World Service and we are currently supporting Congolese and South-Sudanese refugees living in settlements in the districts of Kamwenge, Adjumani, Obongi, Kyangwali and Lamwo respectively.

Job Summary:  The M&E Officer is responsible for assisting Project Staff in the planning, coordinating, monitoring and evaluating project activities and programs in accordance with the project document.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Reviews and refines monitoring and Evaluation & reporting tools for all Projects in the assigned Sub Program in line with LWF Uganda M&E system and donor requirements.
·       Coordinates all aspects of project monitoring and reporting ensuring that data collected is of high quality, harmonized across all projects and is produced on time.
·       Aggregates all qualitative and quantitative data from Project Teams into one M&E status report.
·       Assists the M&E Manager and Project Teams in designing, conducting and coordinating baselines, mid¬term evaluations, end-line evaluations, Performance Audits and annual project reviews.
·       Tracks data quality based on review of data generated by the M&E Assistants to ensure that data provided is accurate and authentic
·       Coordinates the preparation of all projects' reports. Guide staff in preparing their progress reports in accordance with approved reporting formats and ensure their timely submission
·       Ensures that appropriate and harmonized systems are in place to track project implementation indicators, impact measurement and progress related to all projects in the Sub Program;
·       Oversee and update M&E activities included in the Work Plan, with particular focus on results, impacts, best practices, lessons learned, emerging issues and setbacks in implementation.
·       Design and implement a system to identify, analyse, document and disseminate lessons learned.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelor's Degree in Statistics, Information Technology, Development Studies or Communications
·       Post Graduate Diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation is essential
·       At least three  years' practical experience in Monitoring and Reporting in a Donor funded project
·       Well-developed experience in preparing project reports for diverse audiences
·       Naturally Analytical with a strong eye for compiling both qualitative and quantitative reports
·       Excellent Communication Skills with ability to make complex data simple to understand
·       Sound understanding of Project Management Cycle and support activities
·       Experience in Statistical Analysis Packages e.g. SPSS, STATA etc
·       Experience in Monitoring and Reporting on a Project with one or more of the following thematic areas; WASH, Child Protection, GBV, Livelihood, Hygiene and Sanitation

How to Apply:
All Candidates who are interested in the above jobs should submit an updated CV and Application letter giving a day time telephone contact and email addresses of 3 (three) work related referees only through our recruitment email recruitment.uga@lutheranworld.org clearly indicating the job title in the email subject.
Hand delivered applications can also be sent to our Offices in Kampala. Please indicate the position you have applied for on the top of the parcel addressed to:
The Human Resource Manager
Lutheran World Federation
Plot 1401, Ggaba, Road next to Quality Hill
P. O. Box 5827 Kampala, Uganda.

Deadline: Friday 31st July 2020

For more of the latest jobs, please visit http://www.theugandanjobline.com  or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline


3 No Experience Editor Intern Job Vacancies - KEM Public Health Advocates


Organisation: KEM Public Health Advocates
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Editor

About US:
KEM Public Health Advocates is a registered not – profit organization that was founded in 2016 with an agenda to empower communities with sustainable health living through implementation of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, Youth Empowerment and General health promotion.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        Writes or rewrites the appropriate headline for the copy, ensuring it reflects the overriding message of the story taking care not to merely state the obvious details.
·        Re-writes the copy as necessary for simplicity, clarity and style
·        Submits the edited copy to the Editor within set deadlines.
·        Designs the editorial pages


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        The applicants must be graduates/ Finalists/ Students in Journalism and Mass Communication or any other related field

How to Apply:
All qualified applicants should forward their CV and Cover Letter to: kempublichealthadvocates@gmail.com

Deadline: 31st July 2020

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