Finn Church Aid Project Manager Jobs in Uganda

Finn Church Aid (FCA) is the largest Finnish NGO in international aid. We work with the most vulnerable people, regardless of their religious beliefs, ethnic background or political convictions.

Our work is based on rights, which means that our operations are guided by equality, non-discrimination and responsibility. FCA is a member of the ACT Alliance (ACT), an alliance of faith-based development and humanitarian aid organizations forming one of the world’s largest aid organizations.

FCA has received funds from various donors to implement projects targeting Congolese and South Sudanese refugees and host community in Yumbe, Parolinya/Obongi, Kamwenge and Kyegegwa Districts.

FCA is now looking for competent persons to fill vacant positions below; Project Manager, (Position urgently needed, applications will be reviewed as and when they are received).

Finn Church Aid Project Manager Jobs in Uganda


  • Management of operations and activities of the designated project, ensuring that activity and financial plans are respected;
  • Budget Management and control responsibility;
  • To analyze and develop strategies, ensuring achievement of set targets;
  • To ensure effective monitoring and Evaluation of project activities;
  • To ensure that the project meets strategic objectives and achieve maximum impact for the refugees;
  • To liaise with relevant district department heads, OPM, UNHCR and other NGOs to promote coordination of education and child protection activities;
  • To develop and consolidate good relationships with any relevant stakeholders;
  • Conduct follow up on all project activities to ensure program quality;
  • To participate in the development of new project proposals intended to extend the life span of the project;
  • Supervise activities and recommend appropriate action to ensure efficient and effective performance;
  • Provide periodic reporting required on the programmatic and financial progress of activities as per donor guidelines and internal FCA procedures;
  • Implement the project in accordance with donor guidelines, FCA standing instructions, and UNHCR’s education and Child Protection strategies for Ugand and CRRF framework
  • Performs any other duties that may be assigned from time to


  • A University degree in Education, Humanitarian aid, Development studies, Social Work and Social Administration, Social sciences
  • Experience in US Government funding especially BPRM
  • Qualification in Project Planning and Management will be an added advantage.
  • Qualification in Education in Emergencies will be an added advantage.
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in education projects in a humanitarian context, networking and working with local government, international actors and UN agencies.
  • High integrity, self-driven and able to set own work schedule with rigorous deadlines;
  • Ability to initiate and complete assignments and to work under demanding circumstances with minimal supervision;
  • Strong organization, supervisory, problem-solving, interpersonal, communication as well as team building and negotiation skills;
  • Willing to reside in Yumbe or Obongi District
  • Job Education Requirements: University Degree
  • Job Experience Requirements: 3 years

    How to apply

    All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to hand deliver a completed application letter and CV to the address below. Ensure to indicate the job title applied for on the left hand corner of the envelop.

    Applications can also be delivered at FCA field offices in Adjumani, Moyo, Rwamwanja, Kyaka II, Arua and Yumbe. Finn Church Aid (FCA) – Uganda Program Plot 1495, Roche close - Muyenga, off

    Tank hill Road
    P.O. Box 21826, Kampala- Uganda
    Tel: +256- 392177266

    Deadline for receiving applications is 16th August 2019. FCA will ONLY contact short-listed applicants.

    For more information and job application details, see; Finn Church Aid Project Manager Jobs in Uganda

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