Closing date: Friday 26th August 2016
Salary: UGX 15,519,635 gross per annum
Location: Jinja, Uganda
Restless Development Uganda is seeking to recruit one talented individual to coordinate all activities relating to an exciting youth-led advocacy, research and accountability initiative, implemented in partnership with a major development agency. The programme will promote youth-led social accountability by improving young people’s leadership, life-skills, technical knowledge on civic issues, policy, advocacy and research, so that they are better prepared to actively engage with their leaders. The programme will also see the creation of District Youth Working Groups to strengthen platforms for young people to voice their concerns, lead advocacy and accountability efforts, and meaning fully engage with district leaders.
In total, the programme will be implemented in 10 districts of Uganda: Moroto, Napak, Kotido and Nakapiripirit Districts in northeastern Uganda; Gulu, Nwoya, Pader and Abim Districts of northern Uganda; and Kamuli and Iganga Districts in the East. The Programme Officer will be based in Jinja and will coordinate project activities in Kamuli and Iganga Districts.
This position will oversee all logistical and administrative activities of the programme. This role requires outstanding organizational and administrative abilities as well as communication skills.
Please send a completed application form to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 26th August 2016 Please note that we DO NOT accept CVs, resumes and cover letters.