International Justice Mission Project Coordinator Jobs in Uganda
International Justice Mission Project Coordinator Jobs in UgandaScope of Work As part of this assignment, IJM envisions that the Project coordinator will perform different roles on behalf of IJM in Kasese or Tororo. These include but are not limited to: –
Overview of Role
Creating day-to-day visible IJM presence in the District through engagement with stakeholders ensuring IJM is integrated into Spotlight programming
Offering relevant technical skills either on justice service delivery or survivor and community engagement that enables the transfer of knowledge and mentorship of local stakeholders
Be the local point of contact who can speak the local language and can provide support to IJM Uganda teams when they are in District.
Coordinate with local authorities to secure the necessary authorizations to implement activities within the district.
Represent IJM with all levels of local stakeholder and with communities
The consultant will have the following competencies
Experience of working with similar communities on VAW/C + HP
Effective communicator and networker
Understands the relevant stakeholders within the District and can engage with them and build trust and engagement between them and IJM
Good knowledge of the major local language and understanding of local culture, values, and traditions
Technical expertise of sufficient level to enable them to mentor local stakeholders and build capacity
Sympathy with IJM mission and values
Attention to detail, ability to deliver tasks on time with limited supervision
Ability to work independently
Ability to deliver trainings and coordinate workshops.
Demonstrated ability to work with a multi-disciplinary team of professionals
Degree in Social Work & Social Administration, Social Sciences, Education, International Development, Community Development or Developmental Studies
Other Bachelor’s degree and relevant experience will be considered
Project management experience or qualifications are desirable
To be based in Kasese or Tororo with some travel outside the District including to IJM offices
To be embedded in the offices of a stakeholder at the District level
Building capacity of programme stakeholders at the District level
Liaison and trusted representative of IJM at the District level able to engage with the full range of stakeholders including survivors
Able to mobilize and engage District stakeholders to work with IJM on wider programming
Maintain an accurate record of IJM Spotlight activities at the District level including capturing stories of change and photos
Able to provide administrative support to IJM activities at the District level, including through translation support
Other duties, as assigned
Type of Supervision provided
The consultant will work under supervision of the Senior Manager from the respective district. The supervisor will have frequent interactions with the consultant at various stages in order to brief the consultant on the situation/assignment; agree on the process and clarify the deliverables; provide feedback and comments on intermediary products; and track the progress made by the consultant. The supervisor will evaluate the consultant’s work and certify delivery of work.
Violence against women and girls (VAWG) is a fundamental human rights violation, affecting around one in three women and girls worldwide. VAWG takes many forms*, including sexual, physical, and psychological abuse*
How to Apply
Interested candidates should email their Application, and statement of faith to
firstname.lastname@example.org, with Consultancy- Tororo or Consultancy- Kasese on the email subject. Applications should reach us not later than 5:00pm on 13th August 2020.
Only shortlisted Individuals shall be contacted.
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