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Field Officer Job at Forum For Women In Democracy - Career Opportunity in Uganda
Overview
Job Category: Administrative
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job: 19 October 2020
Duty Station: Uganda
Posted: 15-10-2020
Requirements
Job Status
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 16-10-2020
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 15-10-2065
Job Description

Vacancy title:
Field Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Management ]

Jobs at:

Forum For Women In Democracy

Deadline of this Job:
19 September 2020  

Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Summary
Date Posted: Thursday, October 15, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed


JOB DETAILS:
Forum for Women in Democracy is a non-partisan women’s organization operating in Uganda with its head office in Kampala. FOWODE grew out of the Women’s Caucus of the 1994 – 1995 Constituent Assembly (CA) that debated and passed the 1995 Constitution. The organization’s mission is to promote gender equality in all areas of decision making through capacity development, community empowerment, policy engagement and strategic partnerships. .

FOWODE is looking for a Field Officer to lead the implementation of the organization’s work in Mubende district. The Officer will:
• Be the contact person for FOWODE at the district level
• Manage the FOWODE Field Office
• Organise and manage FOWODE activities at district level
• Prepare project/activity narrative and financial reports
• Participate in fundraising through developing concepts and identifying potential partners
• Supervise FOWODE resource persons including interns in the district
• Represent FOWODE at district and other stakeholders meetings
• Network and collaborate with the local government, other likeminded organisations and partners with the goal of advancing gender equality and women’s empowerment
• Maintain and safeguard FOWODE property at the district level


Job Skills: Not Specified


Qualifications
• Minimum of a Diploma in Social Sciences, Social Work and Social Administration, Community Psychology and Development Studies or related field. Must have knowledge of gender and women’s rights. Knowledge of Project Planning and Management is an added advantage.
• The individual should be self-driven with an interest in continuous learning.


Experience skills and knowledge
• Minimum of two years working at field level
• Good report writing and communication skills
• Computer skills with knowledge in internet usage


Additional requirements
• Must be resident in Mubende.
• Must be able to communicate fluently in the local language


Work Hours: 8

 

Job application procedure
FOWODE is an equal opportunities employer. Interested individuals should send their applications including their curriculum vitae and copies of academic documents to hr@fowode.org or deliver to the address below;
The Executive Director
Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE)
Plot 15 Vubya Close, Ntinda - Nakawa Road
P.O. Box 7176
Kampala

The above advert can also be found on our website www.fowode.org
Applications should be sent not later than 19th October 2020 at 5.00pm. Only short listed applicants will be contacted for interviews.


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