Programme Officer Health NGO Jobs – Inter-Religious Council of Uganda (IRCU)

Organization: Inter-Religious
Council of Uganda (IRCU)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Health &
HIV/AIDS Specialist
About US:
Inter-Religious Council of Uganda (IRCU) is a national Faith-Based
Non-Government Organization comprising of the Roman Catholic Church, the Church
of Uganda, the Uganda Orthodox Church, the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council, the
Seventh-day Adventist Church, the Pentecostal and Evangelical Churches. IRCU’s
Vision is: ‘a divinely peaceful, united, prosperous Uganda where all people
enjoy full health and freedoms for the common good.’ The Council implements a
range of programs namely HIV/AIDS and Public Health, Gender Based Violence
Prevention, Peace, Justice and Governance.
Job Summary: The Programme
Officer Health will significantly contribute to achieving IRCUs health
department targets through planning, monitoring and implementing health and
HIV/AIDS programmes in line with applicable technical approaches and IRCU
strategic plan
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
In charge of project planning and implementation
In charge of capacity building and training
Responsible for building and strengthening working partnerships
and networks
In charge of all research, M&E and documentation
Carry out project management and coordination
Responsible for all resource mobilization for the
Perform any other duties as assigned by the Health
& HIV/AIDS Specialist.
Qualifications, Skills and
The IRCU Programme Officer- Health should hold a
Bachelor’s Degree in Social Science, Public health and or Business Administration
A minimum of five years’ experience in Public health
programming including HIV/AIDS with a reputable organization, three of which
must have been involved in program planning, implementation, monitoring and
Excellent training facilitation and coordination
Prior experience in development of Proposals/concept
papers development for fund raising
Excellent Research, monitoring and evaluation skills
Prior exposure and experience in conducting needs assessment
Good report writing skills
Highly motivated to achieve quality results and
Must be a committed faithful, able to stand above
denominational diversities.
Demonstrated accountability and integrity
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively
Be a good team player
Ability to work with communities
Willingness to occasionally travel and stay
Note: Evidenced work experience shall
be required for all positions. Female qualified candidates are encouraged to
How to Apply: 
The candidates
should send an application letter with certified copies of academic
certificates/ transcripts and a letter of recommendation from his/her leader of
Church/ Mosque/place of worship to the address below:
The Secretary
Council of Uganda,
Namirembe Hill,
Plot 884,
Centenary Road,
P.O. Box 7502, Kampala,
Deadline: Monday, 28th September, 2015 by

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