Country Director NGO Job Opportunities – ZOA

Job Title:      Country Director
Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda
About US:
ZOA is an
international NGO that is inspired by Christian identity and biblical message
of reconciliation and restoration of a broken world with its headquarters in
the Netherlands. ZOA operate in fifteen countries on and on three continents.
At ZOA we provide relief to people affected by conflict or natural disasters,
contribute to a new perspective of hope in which people work together for a promising
future in dignity and mutual trust. Together with the affected communities we
work on the recovery of their livelihoods.
Country Director
Uganda, ZOA works in two different settings. In West Nile Region, ZOA works on
relief and recovery with refugees and host communities. In Acholi and Karamoja
Region, ZOA works on recovery with former internally displaced people. Working
in close cooperation with the communities we serve, our goal is to create
viable impact.
Job Summary:  The Country Director is overall responsible
for the programmes and operations of ZOA in Uganda.
Your challenge is to
build, to manage, and to ensure the realisation of the objectives of all the
ZOA Uganda programmes.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       The Country Director is the legal
representative of ZOA Uganda
·       Overall Leadership and Management of the ZOA
organisation in Uganda
·       Formulation and implementation of the Country
Annual Plan
·       Programme formulation, development, implementation,
and supervision
·       Overall responsible for the financial
·       Human Resource Management for all staff
·       Develop and maintain the relationship with
donors and maintaining relationships with all relevant actors in Uganda
·       Participate in organisation wide programme
and knowledge development; Security management.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal applicant must hold a University
·       At least five years of cross-cultural
·       At least five years of relevant management
experience in an international setting
·       Good spoken and written command of English
·       Being a Christian adhering to the Christian
identity of ZOA;
·       The candidate is expected to fully support
the vision and mission of ZOA.
·       Vision and strategic thinking
·       Networking
·       Decision making ability
·       Command of operations and finance
·       Conceptual and writing skills
·       Analytical skills
·       Cultural and organisational sensitivity
·       Participative leadership
·       Staff development
·       Flexibility and adaptability
·       Diplomatic
·       Able to work in a dynamic and challenging
How to Apply:
All interested and
qualified candidates please apply online at the link below
CV’s of no more than
5 pages in length are appreciated.
Please provide at
least 3 references related to your previous employment listed in the
application. References of previous positions held should not be older than
five years.
Only selected
candidates will be contacted and invited to participate in the process of
ZOA operates with an
equal opportunities policy and is committed to diversity in the workplace.
Qualified women and men, people of all nationalities, and cultural backgrounds,
and candidates with disabilities are welcome to apply.
Deadline: 11th May 2020
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