Vacancy title: Project Manager
Type: FULL TIME
Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO
Category: Management Officer
Jobs at: Self Help Africa (SHA)
Deadline of this Job: 04 March 2021
Duty Station: Within Uganda , Adjumani , East Africa
Date Posted: Monday, February 22, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
Self Help Africa (SHA) is an International Non-Governmental Organization implementing rural development, sustainable food and livelihood security programmes in nine countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. SHA’s vision is an economically thriving and resilient rural Africa with a mission to support sustainable livelihoods for Uganda’s smallholder farmers. SHA has been working in Uganda for close to 20 years. SHA Uganda is currently implementing a sustainable livelihoods project with South Sudanese refugees and host communities in Adjumani District. The project promotes market access and a range of Climate Smart Agriculture technologies that are intended to support refugee communities to sustainably produce diverse high value nutritious foods in the small plots of land allocated to them in settlement areas. SHA now urgently seeks to fill a position in the project that recently fell vacant..
Under the overall supervision of the Head of Programmes, the Project Manager will provide leadership in the overall planning and implementation of project activities, ensuring effective financial and budgetary control. S/he will take a lead in processes to identify alternative funding opportunities for the continuation of the activities.
Reporting directly to the Head of Programmes, the Project Manager, key responsibility areas include:
• Lead project management and administration;
• Manage partnerships and provide institutional support to clients;
• Oversee project Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) system;
The Job Description for this position and Application Form can be downloaded at https://selfhelpafrica.org/ie/category/careers-uganda/
Job Skills : Not Specified
Job Education Requirements: Not Specified
Job Experience Requirements: Not Specified
Work Hours: 8
Job application procedure
Qualified candidates should send a completed application form by E-mail as follows: [email protected] Please type “Project Manager” – [your name]” in the subject line of the e-mail.
The closing date for receiving the documentation is not later than Close of Business on Friday 26th February 5:00PM, 2021
Please do not send certificates at this stage. Due to the anticipated high volume of applications, kindly note that only short listed applications will be contacted.
Familiarity with the local context (language and culture) will be an added advantage
Self Help Africa is an equal opportunities employer
Self Help Africa is completely against fraud, bribery and corruption. Self Help Africa does not ask for money for applications. If approached for money or other favours, or if you have any suspicions of attempted fraud, bribery or corruption please report this at selfhelpafrica.ethicspoint.com. Please provide as much detail as possible with any reports.