Project Officer for Water and Sanitation Sector – KfW

Organisation: KfW
Kampala, Uganda
KfW has many tasks. As a promotional bank,
KfW Group supports change and encourages forward-looking ideas – in Germany,
Europe and throughout the world.
Duties and Responsibilities: 
Keenly analyze the political and economic environment,
and sector development
Follow up and report on new developments, meetings
and activities of other donors within the sector
Introduce the portfolio and related procedures and
instruments of KfW to stakeholders
Technically support the preparation and follow up
of Terms of Reference for consulting assignments related to the portfolio
Follow up on, conduct monitoring and evaluation
and report on the portfolio
Ensure proper documentation of the portfolio
according to KfW regulations
Proactively support and follow up the
portfolio-related correspondence and communications
Prepare and support missions from the German
Government and KfW headquarter
Offer regular feedback and consult regularly with
the Project Manager, regarding the status of the portfolio
Support/generate comprehensive information on the
portfolio for public relations
Participate and represent KfW at sector events
Skills and Experience: 
The ideal candidate for the Kfw Project Officer
vacancy should hold a University Degree from a recognized institution and a
qualification in Project Management. Possession of a Master’s Degree is an
added advantage
At least five years’ experience working either as
a consultant or an employee with a multilateral or bilateral donor organization
focusing on Water and Sanitation and other local infrastructure projects
Significant experience working with project
management concepts and tools such as project cycle, M&E, due diligence and
steering of consultancies
Previous experience interfacing and communicating
with different clients and partners from the private and public sectors
Working knowledge of the water and sanitation
Working knowledge of other local infrastructure
projects is an added advantage
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and
Excellent oral and written communication skills in
Excellent analytical and conceptual thinking
Planning, organization and coordination skills
Good networking and negotiating skills
Open and collaborative attitude
Service orientation
Ability to work in a team
Confidence and professional appearance
Results driven
to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates should
send their applications by clicking on this link.
Please upload the following in your
application; an updated CV / resume (PDF or Word Format) which should include
your contact information and three work related references and a one page
statement describing your suitability for the role should be included.
15th January, 2016
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