National Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda Capacity Strengthening Officer Jobs in Uganda

National Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda Capacity Strengthening Officer Jobs in Uganda

Organisation: NUDIPU
Position :
  • Capacity Strengthening Officer- Capacity Strengthening for Disabled
    Persons Organisations in Uganda

    The National Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda (NUDIPU) is an umbrella organization promoting the rights of Persons with disabilities in Uganda with the vision of having “A Just and Fair Society where Persons with Disabilities live a Prosperous and Dignified Life”.

    We exist to advocate for the rights of Persons with Disabilities in a unified voice for
    improved livelihoods.

    With funding from National Community Lottery Fund in conjunction with Aga Khan Foundation, NUDIPU is hereby seeking to recruit a competent and energetic Ugandans to fill the above positions:

    Job Purpose

    The position will provide support across the range of DPO capacity strengthening activities undertaken through the programme.

    A key focus will be ensuring that
    NUDIPU and the DPOs benefit optimally from the capacity strengthening initiative through identification (capacity assessments, due-diligence evaluations) and development and delivery of appropriate of solutions for their capacity needs.

    Key responsibilities

  • Conduct organizational capacity and due-diligence assessments with
    NUDIPU and the DPO
  • Ensure delivery of all customized capacity strengthening-related activities for DPOs in diverse areas of organizational development (i.e. program management, resource mobilization, and monitoring and evaluation)
  • Work closely with selected implementing partners and similar programmes
    funded by the donor to ensure synergy, and that adequate capacity is built in various areas as determined through the organizational capacity
    and due-diligence assessments
  • Provide technical direction in activity planning for all capacity development components
  • Develop materials and processes for specific areas/topics identified as needed for capacity development of the DPOs, including training,
    mentoring and coaching of their staff, peer learning and other methodologies
  • Ensure flexibility and high quality of the capacity development support provided to NUDIPU and the DPOs
  • Support all programme monitoring, evaluation, learning and periodic reporting related to capacity building
  • Contribute to the development of annual work plans, performance monitoring
    systems and tools, and writing of programme reports
  • Remain up-to-date with latest capacity development methodologies, best practices, and donor requirements and ensure that the project
    capacity development results are consistent with the best practices
  • Actively participate in the programme’s learning opportunities

    Qualification and Experience
  • Masters or a related advanced degree in international development, organizational development, business or public management or a related area and with Hons. Degree in relevant Humanities.
  • A minimum of 5 years related experience in implementing technical and
    organizational capacity building programs
  • Substantial demonstrated experience in developing the capacity of
    community-based organizations and networks.
  • Proficiency with activities, theories, methods and technology in capacity
    development field
  • Ability to work collaboratively and constructively with community-based
    organizations that are at the front line of impact
  • Strong time management skills with the ability to effectively multi-task and
    prioritize to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills in English.
  • Commitment to Aga Khan Foundation’s Safeguarding policy
  • Fluency in written and spoken English required

    How to Apply:
  • Interested candidates should address their cover letters, copies of academic
    transcripts and resumes to the “Chief Executive Officer”, not later than 7th may
    at 5:00pm.
  • Candidates should physically deliver their application at the NUDIPU offices in Kampala, Plot 530 Bukoto Kisasi road.
  • For further information visit our website at Or call 0700 540179
    Note: “NUDIPU is an equal opportunity employer
  • For more information and job application details, see; National Union of Disabled Persons of Uganda Capacity Strengthening Officer Jobs in Uganda
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