Project Coordinator NGO Job Careers – Community Empowerment for Rural Development (CEFORD)

Job Title:    Project Coordinator
Community Empowerment for Rural Development (CEFORD)
Duty Station:
Reports to: Programme
About US:
Empowerment for Rural Development (CEFORD) is a leading, not for profit
Non Governmental
Organization (NGO) in West Nile, registered with the National NGO
Board and operating
in West Nile (Uganda)
Job Summary:  To provide technical leadership to the project
staff implementing activities in areas of operation. 
To ensure timely
reporting and accountability for all project activities in Area of
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
·       Prepare Area Work Plans and Budgets for
review by the Programme Coordinator;
·       Supervise Field staff within Area of
·       Train/mentor the Project staff under your
·       Supervise and monitor implementation of
approved Area Work Plans
·       Prepare and submit periodic project progress
reports in a timely manner as determined by the Executive Director
·       Ensure proper utilization and accountability
for all resources allocated to the Project Area;
·       Provide effective team leadership to all
staff in Area of jurisdiction;
·       Appraise all Project Officers in a timely
manner as per CEFORD Service Regulations;
·       Represent CEFORD in the Sector Working Groups
as requested
·       Build sound and mutually respectable
relations with the communities and stakeholders served by the Area;
·       Adhere to the Humanitarian Principles and
Codes of Conduct; CEFORD Codes of Conduct.
·       Ensure participation of women and other
age/sex groups in CEFORD works.
·       Act in a way that is sensitive to gender,
protection, HIV, environment and other important crosscutting concerns.
·       Perform any other duties and responsibilities
that may be assigned by the Executive Director or his/her designee.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must hold a Degree in
Agriculture, Social Work, Rural Development or related field
·       Post graduate training in project management
an added advantage
·       Good understanding of local government
policies and operations; Humanitarian standards and principles
·       Computer skills in MS applications (Word,
Excel, PowerPoint)
·       At least two years’ experience in similar work
·       Mature, responsible professional of high
·       Ability to ride motorcycle and valid riding
permit an added advantage
How to Apply:
Due to the COVID-19
Pandemic, only online applications shall be received. Indicate clearly the position
applied for and District of preference in the Subject. 
Applications should
include Cover Letter, Detailed CV and contacts of 3 referees including day
telephone numbers, should be addressed to:

The Executive
Director – CEFORD
P.O. Box 303
Only short listed
candidates will be contacted
Note: Women
are encouraged to apply.
Deadline: 7th July 2020 at 4:00 pm
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