Community Development Officer (CDO) – Winrock International

Winrock International
is a non-profit organisation whose mission is to empower the disadvantaged,
increase economic opportunity and sustain natural resources. Winrock has over
170 projects underway in sixty-five countries including the United States. In
Uganda, Winrock is currently working in four Northern Uganda Districts of Gulu,
Amuru, Oyam and Kitgum. However, Winrock has received additional funding from
USAID and Government of Uganda for expansion to two new districts of Nwoya and
Effective with the
release of this advert, Winrock will seek to recruit additional personnel
(Ugandan Nationals) to fill the vacant positions listed below to support the
implementation of the Northern Uganda Development of Enhanced Local Governance,
Infrastructure and Livelihoods (NUDEIL) Program in the new Districts.
Job Title :                 Community
Development Officer (CDO) Ref: #044
Reporting to   :       CAO/District
Community Development Officer
Duration of Contract : 10 Months
Location : Nwoya & Lamwo. (Number of Position: 02)

Required Academic qualifications, Experience & Skills
  • A minimum of a Degree in
    Development Studies, Social Sciences, Education or SWASA attained from a
    recognized institute of higher learning.
  • Experience of at least two years
    in community Development work.
  • Ability to demonstrate maturity,
    honesty, flexibility, commitment and working under minimum supervision.
  • Experience working with a USAID
    Contractor or a large International NGO is necessary.
  • Those having combined knowledge in
    both local government operations and USAID regulations have a big added
  • You MUST not be employed by any of
    the above District Local Government or on the District payroll. However,
    candidates who come from the above districts or who are residents in the
    above districts are encouraged to apply.
  • You should be ready to work on
    full time basis and live in the District.

How to Apply

Interested Candidates who meet the criteria set
for any of the above positions are invited to e-mail application letter and
current Curriculum Vitae to:
The Human Resources Manager,
Winrock International-NUDEIL Project
Please indicate Position Title & reference
number in subject of the e-mail.

only PDF or Word files 1mb or less will be accepted. No certificates needed,
only C.V & Cover letter.
Winrock International strongly encourages qualified female candidates to apply.
Deadline for receiving applications is 13th February, 2012 at 5.30pm.

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