Living Goods Projects Manager Jobs in Uganda

Living Goods Projects Manager Jobs in Uganda


  • Living Goods works to reinvent how we improve the lives of the under-served.

    Purpose of the Role

  • Leads in the design, implementation and reporting on restricted donor programs as well as new projects/programs including innovations scale up/rollout.

    What You’ll Do

    Project Design Development

  • Lead in the development of project design & work plans for both internal and external stakeholders

  • Define Key Performance Indicators for each project and ensure alignment with stakeholders and relevant teams.

    Project Management (including innovations rollout):

  • Lead roll out of new innovations and program areas to improve operational efficiency and broaden impact

  • Work with other departments to develop costed work plans and budgets for scaling new innovations and or projects inclusive of trainings, staff level of effort, stake holder engagements and research

  • Track and report implementation progress of projects/new innovations at scale including documentation key learnings.

  • Lead the risk management of projects and ensure strict compliance to mitigation measures.

  • Monitor project operating budgets and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis.

  • Ensure cost effectiveness of various activities and sustainability of the organization.

    Performance management

  • Routinely measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques and ensure achievement of both short and long-term goals.

    Project Compliance Management

  • Develop simplified versions and interpret compliance requirements to branch teams, ensuring effective dissemination and adherence.

    Reporting

  • Provide routine project updates to stakeholders highlighting key learnings and best practices.

  • Develop and maintain an effective project knowledge management platform that ensures easy access to essential project information.

  • Ensure
    all donor reports are submitted in the format and schedule agreed.

    Business Development

  • Participate in proposal writing and presentation for prospective funding opportunities

  • Participate in field visits with donors and partners to demonstrate the impact of Living Goods model.

    Stakeholder Engagement

  • Develop and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with key stakeholders including ministry of health, district leadership, implementing partners and the wider community as deemed necessary for the implementation of projects.

    Who You Are

    Education and Experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Solid organizational skills with an eye for detail and ability to multitask

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • At least 7 years of project management experience in the health sector

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification is a plus

  • Bachelor’s Degree in health or humanities disciplines, Maters degree is a plus

    Competencies

  • Good communication skills

  • Project planning and management

  • Marketing and behavior change communication

  • Analytical skills

  • Budget performance management

  • Stakeholder engagement and relationship management

  • Reporting

  • Computer literacy

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Living Goods Projects Manager Jobs in Uganda


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