Programme Officer Jobs – African Institute for Capacity Development (AICAD)

Job Title:      Programme
Organisation: African
Institute for Capacity Development (AICAD)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to:
Country Director
About US:
African Institute
for Capacity Development (AICAD) is a regional international institution whose
main mandate is poverty reduction through human resource capacity development.
The institute is jointly funded by the governments of Kenya, Tanzania and
Uganda. The AICAD Head Office is located in Juja Kenya. AICAD has country
offices in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda located at Egerton University, Nakuru,
Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, and Makerere University in
Kampala, respectively.
Job Summary: The
Programme Officer will be responsible for: planning and implementing country
programme activities in the line with programme activities in the country
office; carrying out monitoring and evaluation of country programmes based on
the set criteria; prepare detailed periodic reports on programme activities in
the country on behalf of the Secretariat; planning, implementation, monitoring
and evaluation of research projects, training and information networking;
undertake various types of duties related to research and development, training
and extension and information networking and documentation on behalf of the
secretariat; disseminate skills and knowledge of the AICAD Ex-trainees to the
local communities; undertaking any other duties as may be assigned by the
Country Director or his/her assignee.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The Programme Officer must hold a Degree in Business Administration
  • A minimum of six years’ experience in programme planning, execution
    and logistics management in the development sector
  • Previous experience working with a Regional International
    Organization will be highly considered.
  • Experience in research, training and extension and; strategic
    planning will be an added advantage.
  • Computer literacy skills
  • Fluent in English.
  • Age: Between 35 –
    50 years
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send an updated CV, photocopies of
relevant certificates, a daytime telephone contact, email, names and addresses
of three referees and cover letter explaining how the experience detailed in
the CV, will contribute to the requirements of the position. Applications
should be delivered by hand to:
African Institute
for Capacity Development,
Uganda Country
Plot 144 Pool Road,
Makerere University,
P.O Box 71949,
Kampala. Uganda
Applicants MUST register their application upon delivery.
Deadline:  23rd
July 2018
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