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7 Project Officer / Gender Job Opportunities – Action 4 Health Uganda (A4HU)


Job Title:    Project Officer / Gender (7 Job Opportunities)

Organisation: Action 4 Health Uganda (A4HU)


Duty Station:  Kampala, Kamuli, Mukono, Tororo, Busia, Mityana and Wakiso, Uganda

Reports to: Senior Programmes Officer.

 

About US:

Action 4 Health Uganda (A4HU) is a Ugandan non-profit NGO that empowers young people to develop their full potential in life.

 

Job Summary:  The Project Officer, Gender will oversee the implementation of the SEEP II project and ensure that gender equity principles are very well integrated into all project activities; as well as in the organisational policies and programs.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Ensure timely and adequate implementation of project activities in line with A4HU values and principles.
  • Develop and implement a clear gender mainstreaming program for all aspects of the project; including a gender sensitive monitoring framework.
  • Develop the capacity of supported Youth Clubs, Empowerment Centers, the National Youth Network and partner organizations in gender programming; including.
  • Conduct support supervision and quality assurance visits to assess project implementation in project districts.
  • Carry out SRHR, and entrepreneurship/ small business development training for peer educators.
  • Provide substantive gender equality themed inputs to programming, advocacy strategies and implementation tools, building partnerships and resource mobilization strategies for A4HU activities
  • Spearhead knowledge management with regard to gender programing in the organization.



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Gender Studies or closely related field.
  • Three years of experience in gender work in a national or international organization.
  • Excellent understanding of gender concepts and frameworks; with corresponding experience in gender mainstreaming approaches and methodologies.
  • Knowledge in Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights
  • Familiarity with relevant national and local institutions, mechanisms, and frameworks with regard to gender programming in Uganda.
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications.
  • Excellent writing, and communication skills.

 

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified candidates should submit letters of application, curriculum vitae, copies of relevant certificates, names and details of three referees, Indicating their availability and salary expectations to: jobs@a4uganda.org, copying morris.mutungi@a4huganda.org and costella.tindyebwa@a4huganda.org

 

Deadline: Friday 23rd July 2021 by 12:00 Noon

 

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