NRC Livelihoods and Food Security (LFS) Officer- VSLA Jobs in Uganda

The objective of this position is to provide guidance and lead the implementation of VSLA group formation in the target counties or communities.

We are particularly looking for a positive individual with strong communication and interpersonal skills who can build trust and confidently navigate both internally and externally at different levels, and Increase the capacity of smallholders to improve agriculture productivity, and target household enables to produce nutritious and marketable foods

NRC Livelihoods and Food Security (LFS) Officer- VSLA Jobs in Uganda


  • Facilitate training on core VSLA modules for established VSLA groups;
    Integration of environmental protection in implementation.
    Technical support of LFS Technical Assistant
    Follow up of VSLA groups and providing technical oversight.
    Technically lead to mobilize and establish VSLA groups in the selected communities; 
    Provide weekly update on VSLA activities to the project coordinator and  Monitor all VSLA groups and collect relevant data for reporting the project progress status 
    Participate in beneficiary selection with relevant stakeholders; 
    Follow up the day to day progress of VSLA groups and make recommendation for improving the project according to activity results and 
    Write project activity reports and submit to project coordinator as
    required Experience


  • The candidate must have at least First degree in relevant studies such as Finance and Administration, Agricultural Business/Economics, Rural Development and Community Development.
    Good knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially: Word and Excel Good working knowledge of modern communication systems
    Excellent command of spoken and written English
    Personal qualities
    Communicates and liaises with others 
    Capacity of team work, ability to work in a team 
    Intercultural Competence 
    Gender sensitive 
    Willing to learn and share knowledge 
    Professionalism integrity and commitment to project demands

    How to apply

    Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 12th September, 2019

    For more information and job application details, see; NRC Livelihoods and Food Security (LFS) Officer- VSLA Jobs in Uganda

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