7 VLSA Officer Job Vacancies – Northern Uganda Resilience Initiative (NURI)

Job Title:            7 VLSA Officers
Uganda Resilience Initiative (NURI)  
Duty Station:
Report to: VSLA
About US:
The Northern Uganda
Resilience Initiative (NURI) is one of three engagements under the Uganda Programme
on Sustainable and Inclusive Development of the Economy (UPSIDE), which is a
thematic programme  of the Danish Country
Programme for Uganda 2018
2022, for which a Memorandum of Understanding
(MoU)  has been signed between the
Government of Denmark and the Government of Uganda.
Job Summary:   The VSLA Officer is
responsible for selection and training of NURI farmer groups in VSLA methodology.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
for implementation of VSLA training to farmer groups 
 Sensitize agricultural extension staff about
 Select farmer groups for VSLA training with
support of the agricultural extension staff
 Recruit community based VSLA trainers, (CBTs)
 Organize and facilitate training of the CBTs
on VSLA guidelines and methods
with CBTs the training of farmer groups
that VSLA kits are distributed
 Supervise the training done by the CBTs and
approve their reports
quarterly review meetings with CBTs
monthly progress reports on VSLA trainings and progress in savings and
VSLA data for monitoring purpose
 Carry out data entry into MIS – SAVIX
in radio talk shows
linkages to financial institutions where relevant  Any other duty assigned

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
ideal applicant must hold a relevant diploma or degree in Microfinance, Business
Administration, Development studies from a reputable institution.
years working experience in VSLA training preferably in NGO setting
 Experience in supervising community trainers
considered an advantage
in program planning and reporting
 Fluency in English and the local language are
a must
 Computer skills i.e. MS Office A valid
motorcycle riding permit
How to apply:
 Download and fill the NURI Application for
Employment Form by visiting our link
Click here and email: recruitment@nuri.ag
Deadline: 31Otcober,2019.
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