Project Officer for Water and Sanitation Sector – KfW

Organisation: KfW
Duty
Station:
Kampala, Uganda
About
US:
KfW has many tasks. As a promotional bank,
KfW Group supports change and encourages forward-looking ideas – in Germany,
Europe and throughout the world.
Key
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
Qualifications,
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
sector
·        
Working knowledge of other local infrastructure
projects is an added advantage
·        
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and
PowerPoint
·        
Excellent oral and written communication skills in
English
·        
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
How
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.
Deadline:
15th January, 2016
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