VSO Country Representative Jobs in Uganda

VSO Country Representative Jobs in Uganda

Role overview

  • The Country Representative will lead on all fundraising activities to grow VSO’s ability to deliver impact and influence in Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania.

  • S/he will provide business pursuit leadership and secure funding and strategic partnerships to deliver VSO’s global products in-country and across the region, delivering £5-10 million in secured funding per year.

  • As an expert in your field, you will be responsible for optimising income generation and business development from a range of institutional donors such as the FCDO, EU, UN, USAID, GAC and others in support of VSO’s programmes.

  • The role will be based in Uganda, with oversight for fundraising activities in Rwanda and Tanzania.

    Skills, Qualifications and Experience

  • A result-driven individual with exceptional interpersonal skills and a successful track record of leadership at a senior level. The ideal candidate will bring the experience of securing major funding or grants (£5m+), building collaborative and effective strategic partnerships with donors and others across the sector. A resilient leader who shares our values:


    • Empower poor and marginalised people to take charge of their own development

    • Share skills and knowledge to create long-lasting, sustainable change

    • Build collaborative partnerships that promote innovation, growth and impact


    • Lead volunteering for development, setting the standard for ourselves and others

    • Use evidence and insight to guide our actions

    • Recruit the right people and work where we have the greatest impact


    • Stand beside and advocate for those who have been denied choice and opportunity

    • Promote diversity and equality throughout our work

    • Encourage different, inquisitive perspectives


    • Commit to safeguarding and take a zero-tolerance approach to abuse and harm

    • Treat others with respect, as equals

    • Be open, transparent and accountable in everything we do

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; VSO Country Representative Jobs in Uganda

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