Programme Manager Job Vacancy – Democratic Governance Facility

Job Title:          Programme Manager
Organization:  Democratic
Governance Facility
Duty Station:  Kampala,
Reports to:      The Deputy Programme and Learning Manager
About US:
The Democratic Governance Facility
(DGF) is a multi-donor funding mechanism aimed at strengthening governance,
promoting and protecting human rights, enhancing access to justice, and
improving accountability in Uganda by working with state and non-state
institutions at national, regional and district levels throughout the country.
it is funded by Austria, Denmark, European Union, lreland, the Netherlands,
Norway and Sweden
Job Summary:  The Programme
Manager directly manages the DGF relationship with implementing partners (lPs).
S/he participates in project proposal and budget development, monitors partner
project implementation, and provides technical support and quality assurance to
implementing partners. S/he also contributes to cross cutting aspects of DGF‘s
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
Provide ongoing context analysis of national and
international key developments in Access to Justice; and recommend programmatic
interventions and changes.
Monitor lPs’ project implementation and provide
technical guidance and quality assurance in close dialogue with the individual
Receive, record, and review partner progress
reports as well as provide regular feedback to partners to ensure that projects
are on track
Receive, review and monitor partner work plans,
budgets and financial reports; and ensure compliance to DGF financial and
programmatic guidelines.
Contribute to the design of calls for proposals;
participate in review of submitted proposals and selection of new partners’ tor
funding in line with DGF terms and conditions.

Qualifications, Skills and
The ideal candidate must hold a university
degree in law or related field. An advanced degree preferred.
Should have at least five years’ experience
working in access to justice, human rights and governance programmes.
Experience in programme and financial
management, monitoring and evaluation. Experience in managing (sub) grants to
national CSOs preferred.
How to Apply:
All interested candidate please email year application letter,
Curriculum vitae including names, email addresses, and telephone contact
details of three (3) work related referees to:
Please clearly indicate the job title in the email subject line. Do not
attach academic documents. Applications may not exceed 2MBs. Address your applications
The Head of Facility,
Democratic Governance Facility
P.0. Box 8772, Kampala – Uganda
Deadline:   17th November 2019
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