Business Development Manager NGO Job Vacancies – Food for the Hungry (FH)

Job Title:        Business
Development Manager
Organization: Food for the Hungry
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
Reports To:     Country Director
for the Hungry (FH/U) is a Christian international relief and development
organization that has been working in Uganda since 1989. FH is currently
operating programs in 26 countries including Canada, Switzerland, Sweden,
United States of America and Japan. FH’s primary goal is to respond to human
suffering and graduate communities from extreme poverty. In Uganda, FH is
operational in the communities ofAdjumani, Kitgum, Lamwo, Kole, Kween, Mbale,
Namutumba and Amudat Districts implementing programs in four main sectors of
Education; Food Security and Livelihoods; Health/Nutrition and Disaster Risk
Reduction; with the Head office located in Kampala.
Mission Statement
by Christ’s love, this position plays a key role in promoting the holistic
ministry of Food for the Hungry (FH) through the framework of the
organization’s vision, “All forms of human poverty ended worldwide.”
In order to accomplish this vision, FH’s Purpose is “Together we follow
God’s call responding to human suffering and graduating communities from
extreme poverty.”
Job Summary:   The
Business Development Director is responsible for overall leadership in
developing and executing strategies for Grant acquisition goals in line with
Food for the Hungry Uganda’s vision and purpose.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Resource Mobilization
Strategy Development
·       External Engagement and
Partnerships Management
·       Proposal Development
·       Build FH’s visibility
and strengthen the organization’s brand and culture

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal applicant must
hold a Master’s degree in Business, International Development or similar field
·       At least 5 years of
relevant experience working with a large and complex organization . proven
experience and successful track record in Resource Mobilization (different
models and approaches including Campaigns, grassroots efforts, etc.)
·       Must have excellent communications
skills, both oral and written
·       Excellent
decision-making skills
·       Must work independently
under difficult conditions
·       Strong writing and
presentation skills
·       Strong negotiation,
interpersonal and organizational skills
·       Passionate about fulfilling
FH mission of demonstrating the love of Christ to people affected by disaster,
conflict and poverty.
·       Maintains an attitude
and behavior in accordance with FH values and principles.
How to Apply:
suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by 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:
Human Resources Manager, Food for the Hungry Uganda Email:   Please
note that only shortlisted candidates will ho contacted. FHU has policies
including a child protection policy that every staff is required to sign
Deadline: 28th
January 2020 at 4:30pm
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