Program Area Manager US Non-profit Careers – Food for the Hungry (FH)

Job Title:    Program Area Manager
Organisation: Food
for the Hungry (FH)
Duty Station: 
Reports to: Regional
Area Manager
About US:
Food for the Hungry
(FH) is a Christian international relief and development organization that has
been working in Uganda since 1989. FH’s primary goal is to respond to
development needs and complex humanitarian emergencies. FH is currently
operating programs in more than 26 countries and has national offices in the
UK, Canada, Switzerland, Korea, United States of America and Japan. In Uganda,
FH is operational in the communities of Pader, Kitgum, Lamwo, Agago, Kole,
Kween, Mbale, and Mukono Districts implementing programs in four main sectors
of Education; Food Security and livelihoods; Health/Nutrition and Disaster Risk
Reduction; with the Head office located it Kampala.
Job Summary:  The Program Area Manager comprehensively
manages and coordinates the (technical human, administrative and financial)
development, design, planning, implementation and evaluation of the Child
Focused Community Transformation (CFCT) implementation plan in the area,
ensuring the integration of all sectors and the transformational development of
churches, leaders and families.. .
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Program development and management in
    the area
  • Program Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Liaison with Donor, Local Government
    Agencies, local NGOs and Religious Organizations
  • Program Administration/Finance
  • Personnel Management

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Food for the
    Hungry (FH) Program Area Manager job must hold a Bachelor’s degree in
    Social Works and Social Administration, Agriculture, Project Planning
    & Management, Business Administration or other related disciplines in
  • A postgraduate in project planning and
    management from a recognized institution.
  • At least six years of practical field
    experience, working with communities and children
Start Date:
October 2019
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified
candidates are encouraged to apply by mentioning the position applied for in
the subject line and submitting only electronic copies of not more than 2MB of
an application letter, a detailed CV, contact telephone numbers, copies of
relevant testimonials/certificates, names/contact details of three referees,
addressed to:
The Human Resources
Food for the Hungry
Email to:
Deadline: 15th August 2019
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