Job Title: Project Coordinator – MOLeP
Reports to: Area Coordinator
World Vision Uganda
is a Christian Relief, Development and Advocacy Non-Government Organization
dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome
poverty and injustice. We currently work in over 41 districts in Uganda. World
Vision is committed to the protection of children and we will not employ people
whose background is not suitable for working with children. All employment is
conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks,
including criminal record checks where possible. “Our Vision for every child,
Life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every Heart, the will to
make it so.”
Job Summary: The Project Coordinator – MOLeP Project will implement
field level Resilience and Livelihood programmatic activities in line with
targets and partnership standards in a manner that contributes to sustained and
improved child wellbeing for both Refugees and host communities within West
Nile Region. The Job holder will oversee Livelihood project implementation process
to ensure timely, efficient and transparent delivery of programme activities.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
implementation and reporting
expertise and technical assistance in animal husbandry and fisheries, agronomy
and agribusiness, climate smart agriculture, marketing, IGA, DRR and
lead in Resilience and Livelihood planning, budgeting, implementation and
monitoring of progress.
and facilitate the engagements of stakeholders during planning and development
meetings, workshops and other fora.
local level partners and support/ facilitate the partners in the implementation
of planned activities.
engagement and advocacy
overall lead in the coordination of field level activities
Small holder farmers’ groups are mobilized, organized and strengthened into
strong business groups/cooperatives (rural producer cooperatives, marketing
cooperatives, Savings groups/Savings and Credit Cooperatives) for bulk purchase
of inputs, value addition, bulking and collective marketing of produce
the farmer’s capacity to improve production and productivity of selected
enterprises of desired quality by the market through demonstrations to farmer’s
and follow up demonstrations to facilitate production and productivity among
partners in implementation of agreed action plans.
Integration of Resilience and Livelihood activities with other ongoing
programme initiatives including that of World Vision and governments.
the capacity of farmers’ business groups/cooperatives to collectively engage
local leaders on identified issues.
Reporting and knowledge management
high quality reports, both narrative and quantitative information and reporting
on relevant indicators and outcomes. Ensure that all reports are delivered
according to high quality standards and are always submitted on time as per WVU
Care givers/Foster parents of unaccompanied Refugee children are members of
farmer business groups/cooperatives and are accessing business developments
in monthly / quarterly reflection meetings with Child Monitors and
guardians/parents and child protection committees to address findings from monitoring.
with Area Response Coordinator to identify partners who will support the
implementation of the Resilience and Livelihood Technical Programme within the
lead in documentation and sharing of Impact/success stories and best practices
to promote learning.
quarterly review meetings for partners and communities at the project sites to
reflect on programmes/projects approaches, tools, impact of interventions, best
practices, exit and sustainability strategies as well as create spaces and
opportunities for action-learning and debate
the wellbeing and child abuse cases and report any incidents in line with child
protection policy and guidelines.
with local leaders to protect children from child violations and abuses
children including most vulnerable, guardians/parents and other stakeholders
about children’s rights and responsibilities.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
ideal applicant for the World Vision Project Coordinator – MOLeP Project
job must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Agronomy, Agribusiness or
graduate qualification in project planning and management is desirable.
minimum of four years’ experience working in livelihoods programming in an
with the Refugee context in Uganda.
possess a valid Riding permit
communication (verbal and written) skills
position requires ability and willingness to travel in the field up to 50% of
of the area is desirable
How to Apply:
qualified candidates are encouraged to submit your application and complete
Curriculum Vitae by applying online through visiting World Vision
International’s e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link below.
Deadline: 22nd February 2021