2 Regional Coordinator Post-Harvest Loss Reduction Career Opportunities – Action for Relief and Development (ARD)

Organization: Action for
Relief and Development (ARD)
Duty Station: Jinja, Uganda
About Us:
Action for Relief and Development is a community development
organization dedicated to work with children and families in Uganda, to rise
above their daily pressing needs. The Vision of ARD is community where children
and families are able to live their full potential. Its mission is to Work with
children and families to partake their rights and promote social
transformation. In doing this, it focuses on issues of child health, child
rights and family livelihoods that affect families in rural and hard to reach
areas in Uganda.
Job Summary: The Regional
Coordinator Post-Harvest Loss Reduction will plan and coordinate training,
distribution and reporting for the household hermetic technologies.
Key Duties and
  • Plan,
    conduct and lead community mapping for CSO’s and beneficiary
  • The
    incumbent will link with private-sector actors who promote hermetic
    technologies (silos, SGB’s, tumplines, etc.).
  • Actively
    participate in baselines on food security equipment base on identified
  • Support
    the project team and Local government staff project staff to
    institutionalize PHLR proper program implementation.
  • Carry
    out routine stakeholder engagement and collaboration on Post-Harvest Loss
  • Provide
    technical back stopping for integrating Post-Harvest Loss Reduction into
    Nutrition, WASH, Education and HIV/AIDS and TB.
  • Preparing
    and submitting activity reports in line with the organisation and donor
    requirements/compliance standards.
  • Conduct
    audit and stock counts for PHLR stores and CSO distribution points.
  • Perform
    any other roles as assigned by the Project Team Leader.
Qualifications, Skills and
  • The applicants should degrees in Marketing. Post graduate qualifications
    in Marketing preferably CIM.
  • At
    least three years of professional working in the similar environment
    preferably FMCG industry.
  • Skills in setting, managing and achieving targets in marketing.
  • Previous
    exposure and experience in managing teams.
  • Preferred
    experience in Fast Moving and Consumer Goods.
  • Business
    and marketing.
  • Excellent
    planning and communication skills
  • Capacity
    to undertake multiple assignments
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested applicants should follow the
format as indicated in the Summary Form for applicants, download
(the filled form should not exceed 2 pages and please fill out all
fields) and send it via E-mail to careers@arduganda.org.
Deadline: 5th
February, 2017
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