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Environment and Energy Project Manager,
Yumbe Offi ce, Uganda
DanChurchAid (DCA) is currently seeking applications
from eligible applicants for the post of Environment
and Energy Project Manager, in Yumbe, West Nile,

Position Summary:

Working under the supervision of the Head of
Humanitarian Operations, the Environment and
Energy Project Manager will lead the implementation
of all Environment and Energy interventions in the
DCA Humanitarian sector. He/she is responsible
for roll-out and facilitate quality impact-focused
interventions. This includes provision of technical
advice, capacity building of staff, as well as infl uencing
policy and practice through research, analysis and
advocacy, and building resilience by linking to longer
term programming. He/she will actively participate in
new proposal/concept note development, project startup, ongoing support and daily technical backstopping
of all Environment and Energy activities. He/she will
also work closely with all team members, donors,
partners and stakeholders in ensuring project outputs
are of the highest quality and that expected results are
achieved in a timely and effi cient manner.

Required qualifi cations, skills and experience:

• Bachelor of Science Renewable Energy, Bachelor
of Environmental Science and Natural Resources
or a degree in a relate fi eld.
• Minimum of 7 years of professional experience
preferably in management position implementing
Environment and Energy programs in an IDP/
refugee setting or with an INGO;
• Demonstrated ability to manage multiple
priorities, deadlines, tasks effi ciently.
• Excellent analytical and organizational skills.
Ability to think critically and creatively;
• Excellent interpersonal skills, including patience,
diplomacy, willingness to listen and respect for
colleagues. Must be capable of working both
individually and as part of a team;
• Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced,
stressful environment. Must be fl exible, willing
to perform other duties and work irregular hours.
DCA’s Uganda Programme
DCA has supported development and humanitarian
programs in Uganda since 1979, working in
partnership with local partners. DCA is a member of
the ACT Alliance. Our key competencies in Uganda are
livelihoods and food security, humanitarian response
and civil society. For more information please visit

How to apply:
Interested candidates should send their CV and
cover letter via the application link https://www.
Deadline for applying is 8th July 2020.
DCA recruitment standards:
DCA offers a salary package (salary, insurance, and
pension) in accordance to experience and DCA Uganda
HR Manual.
DCA is an equal opportunity employer and all
interested and qualifi ed candidates are encouraged
to apply regardless of age, race, gender, marital status
and religious, political or ethnic affi liation.
Due to the urgency for the position, the hiring team
will not wait for the deadline to pass. Applications will
be reviewed as they roll in and suitable candidates may
be interviewed in the process.
While we appreciate your interest to work with DCA,
only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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