Financial Sustainability Action Learning Facilitator USAID Part-time Consultancy Jobs – LINC

Organization: LINC
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda with possible travel
Position Status: Part-Time
Consultant
About US:
LINC is a US-based small business that assists local and international
organizations to design effectively, increase institutional capacity, forge
lasting partnerships, and measure impact. We have developed ground-breaking
tools to map organizational networks, measure social capital, and leverage
systems-based approaches to development. We understand the unique constraints
local organizations face, and offer practical solutions via training,
consulting services, research and advocacy. At LINC, we believe that a
practical approach to engaging committed, capable local organizations in
leading their own development increases international development effectiveness
and sustainability. For more information on LINC, please visit:
www.linclocal.org
Job Summary: As part of the
USAID-funded Facilitating Financial Sustainability activity implemented in
partnership with Peace Direct, LINC is seeking an experienced facilitator to
help design and implement an “Action Learning Group” of local stakeholders to
prioritize and address issues related to financial sustainability for local
organizations in Uganda. This is a part-time position and is expected to run
through 2020, with the specific level of effort varying over the course of the
project. This facilitator will play a critical role in ensuring that the local
Action Learning Group is broadly representative in its make-up of member,
effectively designs and implements activities, and tracks results.
Key Duties and
Responsibilities:  
        
Work with the FFS team to develop a list of
potential local stakeholders to join the Action Learning Group.
        
Conduct outreach among these stakeholders to
build interest in the group.
        
Publicize and manage initial meetings with
stakeholders to establish the structure and ultimate membership of the group.
        
Work with the FFS team to facilitate a
participatory process to identify and prioritize key challenges to local
organization financial sustainability and to develop a strategic plan of action
for the group to undertake.
        
Shepherd the group through the activities
outlined in its strategic plan.
        
Track results and learnings and coordinate with
the FFS team to ensure that these are harvested.



Qualifications, Skills and
Experience:
        
Broad knowledge and experience with the civil
society sector in Uganda.
        
The applicant for the LINC Financial
Sustainability Action Learning Facilitator consultancy should have experience
in facilitating participatory decision-making processes with a diverse group of
stakeholders.
        
Demonstrated understanding of issues related to
financial sustainability of CSOs.
        
Ability to travel, as necessary, within Uganda.
        
Experience managing budgets and procuring goods
and services for projects.
How to Apply:
All candidates should send their updated resumes / CVs to
jobs@linclocal.org with the position title included in the subject line. No
phone calls please. Applications will be acknowledged, but only final
candidates for will be contacted. LINC LLC is an equal opportunity employer.
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