Save The Children Uganda Program Officer Livelihoods DRA (Kiryandongo) Jobs

Save The Children Uganda Program Officer Livelihoods DRA (Kiryandongo) Jobs

  • The Program Officer Livelihoods shall fulfil various duties and responsibilities while working closely with Livelihood Coordinator and Social and Behavior Change (SBC) Coordinator to create comprehensive Environmental action plans concerning resources, budgets and timeframe for the project.

  • The Program Officer Livelihoods will ensure that, all deliverables related to clean energy, natural resources management assessments are delivered in a timely fashion and key lessons learned and best practices captured based specific environmental practices.

  • The Program Officer (PO) provides ongoing implementation, monitoring & evaluation and reporting in regard to the execution of environmental; in particular, innovative energy clean activities and child protection.

  • Activities will ensure children (and their care givers/families) in the refugee settlement regain access to safe living environments and are protected from harmful practices and abuse.

    Experience and Skills


  • Degree level qualification in agriculture, economics, Environment Management, Community forestry, Forestry entrepreneurship and other related fields.

  • At least 2 years’ experience in environmental/livelihoods programmes.

  • Track record of supporting community based intervention through use of cash/vouchers

  • Experience in delivering training to community based structures

  • Performance and quality management of youth/women programmes.

  • Experience in working with local NGO

  • Strong understanding of group dynamics and working with women in a rural setting.

  • Experience in advocacy and promotion of clean energy products


  • Ability to influence a wide range of internal and external stakeholders.

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Ability to forge excellent relationships with communities, specifically women

  • Experience in working with persons of disability

  • A good understanding of best practices, techniques for achieving and sustaining positive environmental protection.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.

  • Ability to work as part of field team and successfully join up work with partner staffs.

  • Excellent professional use of oral and written English.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Save The Children Uganda Program Officer Livelihoods DRA (Kiryandongo) Jobs

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