2 Program Officer – Elevate Program Job Placements – Women in Technology Uganda (WITU)


Job Title:        Program Officer – Elevate
Program (2 Job Placements)

Women in Technology Uganda (WITU)

Duty Station:
Kampala and Mbarara, Uganda

Reports to: Program
Manager – Elevate


About US:

Women in Technology
Uganda (WITU) is a Ugandan registered non-profit whose mission is to empower
young women and girls to become innovative technologists & entrepreneurs
equally influencing Africa’s economy. We do this through offering tools,
resources and opportunities that allow them to thrive.


Job Summary:  The Elevate program officers work with other
young women from different backgrounds, helping them start their own business.
Teaching them different vocational skills and helping them understand their
value and worth. We believe each young woman has unique talents and abilities,
our role is to guide them into a journey of self discovery and to show their
awesomeness and let them thrive! The officer will facilitate learning for
various audiences, applying their expertise to improve the standard training
materials of the organization or clients, with primary focus on the improvement
of skills, training , delivery of Learning Curriculum, and achievement of WITU goals.
Are you an entrepreneurial spirited young woman that has a hunger for helping
other women thrive? You are a go getter, passionate about business, have run
your own business before, understand the ins and outs of running a small
business? Do you like speaking with different people daily helping them
navigate business challenges? Are you a people person? You love teaching and
explaining concepts to others ? Then we are looking for you! .


Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Function as a change agent to help in changing the behavior of the
    learners from all levels.
  • Deliver training programs and workshops to employees or clients that
    motivate, improve competencies and performance, and directly impact
  • Utilize individual or group performance results to check the
    effectiveness of training
  • Gather feedback on sessions from attendees for improving future
    content and presentation
  • Design a new training program and upgrade existing programs,
    including lesson plans and training aids as needed
  • Recommend resources and strategies that support and lead to market
    success and goal achievement
  • Diagnose learning issues that will help people do better and assist
    team members in
  • measuring and enhancing training results
  • Responsible for developing consistent and positive client/learner
  • Responsible for identifying and communicating learning gaps to the
    Learning Development Team
  • Responsible for facilitating the delivery and execution of
    technology-based training
  • Responds to student questions and augment course content as needed
  • Effectively utilize current learning delivery platforms and tools to
    deliver training
  • Adjust presentations to accommodate the needs of the audience
  • Communicate technical complexities of software in a simple manner.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in business studies,
    social work,
  • A minimum of three years’ experience running a business would be
    added advantage
  • Proven experience in facilitating business studies or teaching
  • Strong knowledge of entrepreneurship and business
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be able to multitask and work well under pressure.
  • Excellent organizational and leadership abilities


How to Apply:

We have a Passion
for progress, you work in an entrepreneurial environment where the sky’s the
limit. You develop new workflows, processes, and project concepts. Change is
certain, we are rarely “done” with improvements. If this is you on any of these
roles, please send a cover letter and CV to info@witug.org


Deadline: 30th September 2020 by 11:59pm


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