Director of Programs [CEDOVIP]


CEDOVIP seeks a full time Director of Programs to support
the Executive Director in the implementation of CEDOVIP’s strategic plan and to
provide leadership to the program and administration staff. The ideal candidate
will have demonstrated commitment to promote women’s rights. S/he will be
committed to getting results in a fast paced environment. The position will be
based in Kampala and report to the ED.
CEDOVIP is a local NGO that works to prevent violence
against women in Uganda. We work with women, men, government institutions,
policy makers, civil society and the media.
The Director of Programs will be responsible for the
following:
  • Provide
    day to day leadership and direction for staff.
  • Mentor
    and guide staff in planning, implementation, documentation and monitoring
    of activities.
  • Contribute
    to the development of strategic directions for CEDOVIP programming.
  • Oversee
    the preparation of budgets and financial reporting.
  • Serve
    as a member of the organization’s leadership team.
  • Represent
    CEDOVIP in national and international events.
  • Foster
    and sustain a positive, innovative, results-oriented work environment.
  • Other
    duties as requested by the Executive Director
Qualifications:
  • At
    least 7 years relevant work experience in violence against women
    prevention with at least 3 years in management.
  • Excellent
    writing and computer skills.
  • MA
    degree or relevant experience.
  • Proven
    commitment to VAW prevention work.
How to apply:
Submit thoughtful cover letter, CV and a one page writing
sample that describes how you would foster and sustain a positive and
results-oriented work environment to P.O. Box 6770 Kampala or hand deliver
to Plot 16 Tufnell Drive Kamwokya by the 9th  of March 2012.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Note: No phone calls please. Do not send copies of
transcripts/certificates

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