• Location:
    Kampala Kampala Kampala Kampala
  • Salary:
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Project Management
  • Deadline:
    September 6, 2019
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American Refugee Committee is and always has been about amazing global citizens taking action to change our world. Today, we are facing challenging global humanitarian crises that require 21st Century solutions. But we have found that co-creating together with impassioned, dedicated people, limited only by their own imaginations, remains the key to designing new solutions that resonate. We still believe that ARC should exist, first and foremost, as a platform for realizing the goodwill of everyday people – people from Sweden to Somalia, Minnesota to Malaysia, Uganda to the U.S.

ARC Uganda Program is looking for competent, qualified, self-driven and committed individuals to be part of and contribute to accomplishing our ambitious and exciting 2019/2020 programming – in the positions below:
Position: Project Manager GSMA (1position)

Reports to: Area Coordinator
Location: ARC BidiBidi Office
Contract Duration:

Job summary: The Project Manager GSMA will coordinate the implementation of GSMA grant that focuses on providing improved energy access equipment (solar light/charging and fuel efficient cook stoves) to refugees in BidiBidi. S/he will closely work with key project stakeholders to ensure that project plans are effectively implemented, monitored and progress reports shared.

Minimum qualifications:
 Bachelor degree in Community or Rural Development and business related field.
 At least 3 years working experience in livelihood programing, specific experience in micro enterprise development.
 Experience in market oriented livelihood promotion and other innovative approaches to humanitarian livelihood service delivery.
 Experience in project planning, implementation and reporting as well as tracking relevant livelihood promotion indicators in real time.
 Experience in promoting clean access to energy that can promote/protect environmental attacks by community.
 Experience in working in a refugee settlement and good working relationship build with local communities and groups.
 Fluency in written and spoken English language.
 High level of analytical, written and verbal skill, high level of integrity and accountability

Interested and qualified candidates to submit one-page Cover letter, an updated CV (max. 3 pages) and Names, Titles and Contacts of three professional referees, to include your current or recent employer/supervisor – via email (ONLY) to UGjobs@arcrelief.org with the POSITION applied for clearly indicated in the subject line. The deadline for submission of applications is September 6th, 2019 at 17:00hrs. However due to urgency to fill these positions, applications will be reviewed and interviews conducted on a rolling basis. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

American Refugee Committee is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, citizenship, physical or mental disability, or protected veteran status. American Refugee Committee complies with all applicable laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.

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