Forum for Women in Democracy Field Officers Jobs in Uganda

Forum for Women in Democracy Field Officers Jobs in Uganda


  • Forum for Women in Democracy is a non-partisan women’s organization operating in Uganda with its head office in Kampala.

  • FOWODE grew out of the Women’s Caucus of the 1994 – 1995 Constituent Assembly (CA) that debated and passed the 1995 Constitution.

  • The organization’s mission is to promote gender equality in all areas of decision making through capacity development, community empowerment, policy engagement and strategic partnerships.

  • FOWODE is looking for a Field Officer to lead the implementation of the organization’s work in Wakiso district.

    The Officer will:

  • Be the contact person for FOWODE at the district level

  • Manage the FOWODE Field Office
    Organise and manage FOWODE activities at district level

  • Prepare project/activity narrative and financial reports

  • Participate in fundraising through developing concepts and identifying potential partners

  • Supervise FOWODE resource persons including interns in the district

  • Represent FOWODE at district and other stakeholders meetings

  • Network and collaborate with the local government, other likeminded organisations and partners with the goal of advancing gender equality and women’s empowerment

  • Maintain and safeguard FOWODE property at the district level

    Qualifications

  • Minimum of a Diploma in Social Sciences, Social Work and Social Administration, Community Psychology and Development Studies or related field.

  • Must have knowledge of gender and women’s
    rights.

  • Knowledge of Project Planning and Management is an added advantage.

  • The individual should be self-driven with an interest in continuous learning.

    Experience skills and knowledge

  • Minimum of two years working at field level

  • Good report writing and communication skills

  • Computer skills with knowledge in internet usage

    Additional Requirements

  • Must be resident in Wakiso.

  • Must be able to communicate fluently in the local language

  • FOWODE is an equal opportunities employer.

    How to Apply

  • Interested individuals should send their applications including their curriculum vitae and copies of academic documents to hr@fowode.org or deliver to the address below;

  • The Executive Director

    Forum for Women in Democracy (FOWODE)

    Plot 15 Vubya Close, Ntinda – Nakawa Road

    P.O. Box 7176

  • Applications should be sent no later than 19th October 2020 at 5.00pm.

  • Only short listed applicants will be contacted for interviews.

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