NEMA Project Officer (Climate Change) Jobs in Uganda

NEMA Project Officer (Climate Change) Jobs in Uganda

Job purpose:

To support implementation of project activities on climate change focal area at field level


Under the general supervision of the Project Manager and in close collaboration with the project partners, the Project Officer (Climate Change) is responsible for day-to-day implementation of project activities for the climate change focal area at field level.


  • Ensure the timely and effective implementation of the approved project activities at field level;

  • Participate in the preparation of quarterly and annual work plans and budgets;

  • Ensure the accurate recording of all data relevant for operational, financial and results based monitoring;

  • Prepare accurate and timely quarterly and annual technical reports for activities undertaken as required;

  • Provide technical assistance to project partners at field level on implementation of project activities on biodiversity focal area as required;

  • Maintain linkages with district local governments for liaison, rapport and any other assistance as required;

  • Ensure proper use of project equipment;

  • Support the Project Manager in the preparations for meetings, workshops and seminars and the preparation of meeting and workshop reports;

  • Support the Project Manager in the organization of the mid‐term and final evaluations, and provide inputs as required;

  • Support the Project Manager in carrying out training related to the biodiversity focal area;

  • Provide technical knowledge and assistance in biodiversity conservation to the district local governments, NGOs/CBOs;

  • Support the Project Manager in the development of terms of reference for consultancy work and monitoring delivery of outputs by consultants against stipulated timeframe;

  • Provide support in integrating and promoting biodiversity conservation into district local
    government development plans and decision making processes and in on-going programmes;

  • Support the Project Manager in tracking implementation of project activities for the biodiversity conservation focal area against the stipulated time frames;

  • Participate and represent the project in collaborative meetings with project partners and as required;

  • Provide support in the dissemination of information on biodiversity to the target beneficiaries;

  • Carry out other tasks as requested by the PM and carry out any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.


  • An Honors Bachelor’s Degree in the relevant field of Environment and Natural Resources.

  • Postgraduate diploma in Project Planning and Management


  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience preferably in project management or implementation of the same or similar natural resource management projects.

    Competences and skills

  • Very good inter-personal skills;

  • Good communication skills;

  • Field experience on environment and natural resources management;

  • High degree of initiative, flexibility and creativity;

  • Proficiency in the use of computer software such as MS Word, MS Excel and MS Publisher and MS PowerPoint.

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; NEMA Project Officer (Climate Change) Jobs in Uganda

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