Regional Project Manager Job Placement – Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau (UPMB)

Job Title:       Regional
Project Manager
Organisation: Uganda
Protestant Medical Bureau (UPMB)
Duty Station: 
Reports to: Executive
About US:
The Uganda Protestant Medical
Bureau (UPMB) was founded in 1957 as a registered faith based Non-Governmental
Organization under the Trustees Incorporation Act (CAP 165) as Registered
Trustees of the Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau. UPMB brings together
Protestant Churches in Uganda involved in Provision of Health Services. It
serves as a link between Government and / or Development Partners and
UPMB-Member Institutions and provides support to its members through capacity
strengthening, coordination, lobbying and Advocacy, public relations and
translation of government policies.
Job Summary: The Regional
Project Manager will be responsible for coordination and overseeing all UPMB
activities in the Rwenzori region both related to HIV/ AIDS & other areas
of interest to the organization. He/ She will provide technical assistance to
the project and UPMB MHFs to ensure that all activities are
conducted/implemented in a timely, orderly and integrated way.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Formulate
    strategies and guidance for effective delivery of regional HIV services in
    UPMB facilities
  • Provide
    leadership on total quality management to ensure tlfat Regional program
    has quality assurance strategies, frameworks and structures operational in
    the region
  • Promote
    a results-based performance management evaluation system, ensuring that
    key targets are achieved in line with the donor requirements and annual
  • Ensure
    timely and accurate development of regional/departmental targets and
    continuous reviews of achievements.
  • Take
    lead in development review and consolidating the annual and quarterly
    Regional work plans 
  • Provide
    leadership in work planning, progress reviews and sharing the work plans
    with the districts.
  • Promote
    quality data collection to ensure its appropriate validation and
    utilization in the reporting.
  • Ensure
    timely compilation and submission of the activity progress reports
    (weekly, monthly, and quarterly) from the regional project officers

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The
    ideal candidate should preferably hold a Master’s Degree in Public Health
  • Bachelor’s
    degree in Medicine and Surgery
  • Knowledge
    and Experience in M&E is added advantage
  • Registration
    with Uganda medical and dental Practitioners Council
  • Excellent
    communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to work
    effectively in a team.
  • Comprehensive
    knowledge and experience in clinical HIV/AIDS with emphasis on planning
    and implementation of quality assurance in NGO care settings.
  • Knowledge
    of US Government/PEPFAR funded programming policies, regulations, procedures
    and practices.
How to Apply:
All candidates should send
their applications with e-mail addresses, telephone numbers and two references
addressed to:
The Executive Director,
Uganda Protestant Medical
Plot 877, Balintuma Rd Mengo,
P.O. Box 4127 Kampala, Uganda.
Email to:
Deadline: 29th April 2018
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