Project Coordinator- Fair Green & Global Project NGO Jobs – ActionAid Uganda (AAU)

Organisation: ActionAid
Uganda (AAU)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
Reports to: Manager Policy,
Advocacy & Campaigns
About ActionAid:
ActionAid is an International Development Agency working in over 50
countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. ActionAid’s mission
is to work with the poor and the ActionAid Uganda (AAU), a national development
organization registered under the laws of Uganda and with a local Board.
Job Summary: The Project
Coordinator will manage the Fair Green & Global Project on Land and Tax
Advocacy and Campaigns agenda in line with the project document and
organizational strategy.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Identify, prioritize and plan for FGG land
    and tax campaigns and advocacy work under FGG.
  • Develop and share quarterly reports with
    management and donors.
  • Engage in day-to-day communication with
    partner organizations at all levels.
  • Offer support to partner organizations in
    the design and delivery of tax and land rights campaign and advocacy
    actions.
  • Develop advocacy and campaign messages for
    on tax and land in liaison with the communications officer
  • The incumbent will formulate and
    periodically update the advocacy and campaigns risk matrix on land and
    tax.
  • Collect, compile and share baseline data
    on advocacy and campaign’s in line with AAU M&E framework.
  • Identify, review and share periodic
    updates on the trends of key research issues for advocacy and campaign’s
    on land and tax
  • Organize, document and share outcomes from
    quarterly reviews and reflection meet-ings on land and tax advocacy and
    campaign’s work.
  • Document and share land and tax advocacy
    and campaign results and learning in line with Communication strategy and
    other AAU/AAI related guidelines.
  • Periodically contribute to media,
    newsletters, articles and magazines with content from AAU advocacy and
    campaign interventions.
  • Develop land and tax campaigns’ monitoring
    and evaluation plans and frameworks in liaison with the IASL unit.
  • Roll-out campaign strategies and messages
    for uptake by various stakeholders
  • Build and develop a database of
    individuals, networks and of activists for movement building
  • Send feedback and monitor the
    implementation of agreed actions from networks and coalitions
  • Organize and participate in strategic
    actions and events within AAI federation, civil society, and citizen
    formations at the different levels
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the Action Aid
    International vacancy should preferably hold a Bachelor’s degree in social
    sciences, Agriculture, Law, Economics, Political Science, Human rights,
    Development studies or any other related field from a recognized
    institution.
  • Possession of a relevant post graduate
    qualification will be an added advantage
  • At least four years of experience in a
    similar field.
  • Good project planning and management
    skills
  • Good monitoring and evaluation skills
  • Broad knowledge and understanding of tax
    justice and land rights issues
  • Campaign planning and execution
  • Public policy formulation and analysis
    skills
  • Good research and analytical skills
  • Policy analysis and formulation
    skills/knowledge
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Building and nurturing social movements,
    networks and coalitions
  • Critical writing and oral communication
    skills
  • Good negotiation and mediation skills
  • Self-driven, innovative and result
    oriented
  • Extensive relationship management
Note: This job advert has
been re-advertised and those who applied earlier need not express interest
again.
How to Apply:
All qualified and interested candidates should deliver their
application letters, CVs and copies of Academic documents with details of at
least three (3) referees one of which shall be from your most recent employer.
The complete applications should be hand delivered or sent by email to
Vacancies.Uganda@actionaid.org addressed to: The Director Human Resource and
Organizational Effectiveness, ActionAid Uganda Plot 2514/2515 Ggaba Road,
Opposite Kampala International University, P.O. Box 676 Kampala. Uganda.

Deadline: 6th October 2016 by
5:00 PM
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