5 Field Extension Officer UNHCR Project Job Opportunities – ADRA Uganda

Organisation: ADRA
Duty Station: Uganda
About US:
ADRA Uganda is a Seventh-day
Adventist church owned NGO whose mission is “To work with people in poverty and
distress to create just and positive change through empowering partnerships and
responsible action” ADRA works with and empowers stakeholders and upholds human
dignity regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, political and religious
About UNHCR Project:
ADRA Uganda in partnership with
UNHCR is implementing a one-year Environment Protection and Renewable Energy
Project to be implemented in the 5 Zones of Bidibidi Refugee settlement in
Yumbe district, West Nile Region, starting January 2018.
Job Summary: The Field
Extension Officer will be in charge of one Zone in Bidibidi settlement,
responsible for the day-to-day community mobilization, awareness creation,
training and practical demonstrations of environment protection and / or energy
saving technologies. They will also manage a team of community based
volunteers, attend inter-agency cluster meetings at Zone level; manage
organizational resources and report to ADRA Uganda on a weekly basis.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    applicant for the ADRA Uganda Field Extension Officer job placement must
    hold a Diploma in Environment and Natural resources management, Forestry,
    Renewable Energy, community development or a related field
  • Three
    years of hands-on experience – one of which must have been spent working
    with refugees and / or internally displaced persons.
  • Good
    project management knowledge, community mobilization skills and report
  • Experience
    in working with UN Agencies – particularly UNHCR or its implementing
    partners in West Nile Region is highly sought for.
  • The
    applicant must hold a valid motor-cycle riding permit and should be
    willing to reside in one of the zones in Bidibidi refugee settlement.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested
candidates should send their handwritten applications indicating active phone
numbers and email address with two referees and their full contact, a CV, and
copies of the applicant’s certificates or hand deliver to: Human Resource
Director, ADRA Uganda, Kireka Hill, P.O. Box 9946 Kampala, or ADRA Yumbe Coordination
Office or via email to hr@adrauganda.org indicating the “position” on the
envelope or in the subject line.
Only short listed applicants will be contacted and if you do not hear from us 2
weeks from this deadline, then count yourself unsuccessful.
Deadline: 15th January 2018
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