Reporting Intern - Uganda
ACTED (Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development) is an apolitical and non-confessional international relief agency created in Afghanistan.
The organization works in Northern Uganda as well as in Karamoja on a cross border basis with Kenya.
In Karamoja, the focus is on enhancing food security and resilience to shocks/disasters, especially droughts as well as improving the primary education sector.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Under the direct supervision of the Country Director, the Reporting Officer will:
Set-up and maintenance of project filing system;
Filing of internal and external communication;
Update the project database;
Collect and synthesize data from the field;
Write narrative and financial reports in coordination with the Program Managers and Area Coordinators;
Support in writing new project proposals;
Attend UN and NGO coordination and information meetings.
Qualifications: University degree in journalism, international relations, development studies, political or social science;
Relevant reporting work experience;
Excellent writing and drafting skills;
Proficiency in written and spoken English; French an added advantage;
Previous experience in the humanitarian field with good knowledge of donor regulations and requirements;
Proven ability to work creatively and independently both in the field and in the office;
Being a strong team player and adept at creating a strong team spirit;
Ability to work with culturally diverse groups of people;
Ability to travel and work in difficult conditions and under pressure;
Excellent spoken and written English; knowledge Luo an added advantage.
Living allowance, medical cover, food, housing and transportation ensured by ACTED.
Closing date: 30 Apr
How to Apply:
To apply send CV + cover letter and a writing sample at jobs [at] acted.org with the reference RI/UG
For more information, visit; Reporting Intern Website