Programme Management Specialist
[ Type: FULL TIME, Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO, Category: Social Services & Nonprofit]
Deadline of this Job:
2nd June 2019
Within Uganda, Kampala, East Africa
Date Posted: 20th May 2019, Base Salary: Not Disclosed
UN Women, grounded in the vision of equality enshrined in the Charter of the United Nations, works for the elimination of discrimination against women and girls; the empowerment of women; and the achievement of equality between women and men as partners and beneficiaries of development, human rights, humanitarian action and peace and security.
Uganda Country Office is in the third year of implementing its Strategic Note-2016-2020. UN Women has received funding from the Government of Sweden to implement a 5-year Joint Programme on Gender-based Violence (GBV) to contribute to the elimination of Gender-Based Violence and improvement of Sexual Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR) of women, girls, boys and men including disadvantaged and vulnerable populations in Uganda. The Joint programme on GBV is coordinated by UNFPA.
The Country Office has also received funding from the European Union-United Nations global, multi-year initiative focused on eliminating all forms of violence against women and girls and harmful practices and promotion of sexual and reproductive health and rights. The European Union-United Nations global, the multi-year initiative is coordinated by UN Resident Coordinator’s Office with 5 recipient UN Organizations: UN WOMEN, UNFPA, UNlCEF, UNDP, UNHCR; and associated UN Agencies…
Under the overall guidance of the Representative but immediate supervision of the Deputy, the Programme Management Specialist is responsible for overseeing the management, development, implementation, monitoring and reporting of the Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (EVAWG) programme for the Uganda CO as well for managing the human and financial resources of the team.
It is against this background that UN Women Uganda Country office seeks to hire a qualified and committed professional for a position of Programme Management Specialist.
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Application Deadline: 2nd June 2019
Language Required: English
Type of contract: FTA Local
Initial duration: One (01) Year
Job Qualifications: Not Specified
Job Education Requirements: Degree
Job Experience Requirements: 3 Years
Job application procedure
interested applicants can visit our careers page below and submit applications based on the detail instructions provided online: https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=85293 ;
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. UN Women is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified women and men are highly encouraged to apply.