Save the Children Project Manager Jobs in Uganda

Save the Children Project Manager Jobs in Uganda

  • The Project Manager (PM) is responsible for the overall coordination, planning, management and completion of SCI’s projects.

  • The PM will work closely with the project team and liaise with other functional managers to ensure day to day activities are implemented within the established framework for the project, timescales, budget and quality.

  • S/he will continually monitor all aspects of project performance by instituting the use of necessary project management processes and tools.

  • The PM will ensure that projects are delivered on time, within budget and that every other person working for the project fulfils their responsibilities to make this a reality.

  • By default, the PM will be the budget holder for the project and will be expected to provide strategic and operational leadership to develop and implement a successful program.

    Experience and Skills


  • Minimum Bachelors’ degree in Early Childhood Development, Education, Disability, Nutrition, Public health, or Social Sciences, or a related field.

  • Minimum of least 5 years work experience with a minimum of 3 years in project management in an International NGO or similar organization.

  • Strong understanding of holistic child development and the role played by responsive caregiving,
    health, nutrition, early learning, and protection/security in ensuring appropriate development.

  • Demonstrable experience in all phases of project management.

  • Demonstrable experience in monitoring budgets

  • Proven team and personnel management experience

  • Proven analytical and strategic planning skills

  • Decision-making and leadership skills and excellent time management capacities


  • Proven team and personnel management experience

  • Proven analytical and strategic planning skills

  • Highly developed interpersonal communication skills

  • Ability to work under pressure, independently and with limited supervision

  • Creative problem-solving skills

  • Willingness to learn new skills and methodologies

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills

  • Computer literate in word processing and excel packages

  • An understanding of programming in emergency context desirable

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Save the Children Project Manager Jobs in Uganda

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