Grants Officer Job Placements – Uganda Christian University

Job Title:     Grants
Organization: Uganda Christian
Duty Station:  Uganda
S salary Scale: CUK5
About US:
Christian University (UCU), a private institution founded in 1997 by the
Province of the Church of Uganda is dedicated through teaching, scholarship,
service, spiritual formation, student development and social involvement, to
the preparation of students for thoughtful, productive lives of Christian faith
and service in their respective professions and places.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Assist the BBUC
administration in developing relations with Development Partners abroad and in
·       Assist the University
College Administration in planning and proposing areas of development in the
College, plus the pertinent human resources and infrastructure.
·       Assist the
administration in writing proposals for development that need and can attract
donor funding.
·       Assist administration in
“marketing” those proposals both in Uganda and outside.
·       Co-ordinates and monitor
on-going development projects in the University.
·       Participate in the
spiritual and social life of the BBUC Community as well as creating
partnerships with dioceses and churches.
·       Develop strategies to
work with BBUC stakeholders including alumni, parents, and employers for
funding and other development.
·       Report to donors on
project progress and finances
·       Reports to the Planning
and development Committee and Board of the University.
·       Any other official
duties as may be assigned by the Principal-BBUC.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must
hold a Bachelors Degree in Development Economics, development studies, Business
Administration, Project Planning and Management, Public Administration and
Management, Communications, English, Journalism, Education, Social Sciences or
a related field.
·       A Masters degree OR Post
graduate Diploma in Civil Engineering, Project Planning and Management,
Monitoring and Evaluation or Grants Management, Business Administration, Social
Sciences, Education, Journalism, Communications or related field will be added
·       Proven work experience
of at least 2 years in writing successful grant proposals and reports to both
government and private funding sources.
·       Principles, with proven
analytical, interpretative abilities and report writing skills.
·       Must be a person of high
integrity and self-driven.
·       Must be a team leader
and a person of affable character.
·       Exposure to working
under pressure with strict adherence to deadlines.
·       Must have effective interpersonal,
communication and negotiation skills.
·       Must have budgetary
skills and analysis capabilities.
·       Must be client service
oriented and have sound conflict management and time management skills.
·       Must have good computer
skills, particularly Microsoft Word and Excel.
·       Must be a committed and
practicing Christian with a demonstrable testimony.
How to Apply:
suitably qualified applicants for Send two (2) copies of an application letter
together with an updated Curriculum Vitae and three references (Academic,
Pastoral & Leadership).
(2) copies of certified academic and professional certificates and transcripts

Please Note: Applications sent
online should have all the attachments as ONE PDF document otherwise they will
not be considered.
Director, Human Resource & Administration
Christian University
Box 4, Mukono
College Secretary
Christian University
Barham University College
Box 613
short listed applicants will be contacted
online at the link below.
Click here
Deadline: 31st January
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