9 Fresher USAID Program Officer Job Opportunities – Multi Community Based Development Initiative (MUCOBADI)

Organisation: Multi
Community Based Development Initiative (MUCOBADI)
Project Name: USAID Better
Outcomes for Children and Youth in Eastern and Northern Uganda Project
Duty Station: Bugiri,
Tororo, Busia and Namayingo, Uganda
Reports to: Project Manager
About US:
Multi Community Based Development Initiative (MUCOBADI) is a local NGO
founded in 2000 by Community Development Volunteers and currently working in 10
Districts of Bugiri, Mayuge, Buikwe, Butaleja, Budaka, Bududa, Kitgum, Pader,
Lamwo and Abim. MUCOBADI’s current programming focuses on Health, Rights and Social
Accountability, Livelihoods and WASH. Working in partnership with
BANTWANA/World Education, MUCOBADI is implementing a 5-year USAID funded
programme (Better Outcomes for Children and Youth in Eastern and Northern
Uganda Project.
Job Summary: The Program
Officer will be responsible for implementation of activities at Household,
Community and District level as per the project guidelines and strategy
Key Duties and
Responsibilities:  
·        
Tasked with the documentation of work/activities
in communities using the appropriate report templates
·        
Prepare and submit monthly and quarterly
activity plans to Project Manager
·        
Participate in the development of annual plans
and budgets
·        
Write monthly, quarterly & annual program
reports & consolidated program reports
·        
Participate in beneficiary household
identification, assessment, enrollment and retention.
·        
Support the identification, training and
supervise DBTs, CBTs and Para-social worker
·        
Tasked with the formation, identification,
training and enrolment of households to VSLA
·        
Hold review meetings with VSLAs and monitor
their performance
·        
Take part in the SOVCC meetings and follow up on
resolutions
·        
Carry out mapping of service providers and
referral points in the targeted project sites
·        
Work in liaison with Sub County CDOs and other
community resources persons to improve case identification, detection, follow
up and monitoring to ensure effective case management.
·        
The jobholder will organise monthly case
management meetings (case conferences) with para social workers and other OVC service
providers
·        
Work closely with CBTs to identify households in
need for Temporary Consumption Support (TCS) and develop plans of action for
support



Qualifications, Skills and
Experience:
·        
The applicants for the USAID Program Officer job
placement hold a Bachelor’s Degree in social work, social sciences, development
studies and any other relevant humanities
·        
At least two years’ experience in a position of
interest in an NGO setting
·        
Excellent verbal, facilitation and mobilization
skills in English and local languages
·        
Strong computer skills (MS Word, Excel,
PowerPoint)
·        
Possess a clean and valid motor cycle riding
license (Class A)
 
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send a one-page
cover letter and updated CV (Max 3 pages) to info@mucobadi.org or hand deliver
/post to:
Attn: Fin & Admin Manager,
Multi Community Based Development Initiative (MUCOBADI),
P.O. Box 285, Bugiri, Uganda,
Plot 02, Ayazika Road, Ndebba Cell, Bugiri Town Council (50m Off
Kampala-Tororo Highway)
Telephone: +256-434250913/+256-702723582
Deadline: 3rd
November 2017 by 5:00pm

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