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Livelihood officer – Adventist Development Relief Agency (ADRA)

Job Title: Livelihood officer

Organisation: Adventist Development Relief Agency (ADRA)

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Programs Manager

Project: Administration

About US:

Adventist Development Relief Agency (ADRA) is a global Humanitarian Arm the Seventh-day Adventist Church- with a purpose of serving humanity so all may live as God intended.

Our work touches millions of lives in more than 120 countries around the world. Our on-the-ground approach allows immediate assistance in times of crisis and true partnership with the communities we serve.

Job Summary: To ensure that all the livelihood  activities in the projects are delivered in a timely manner and with the desired level of quality.

Key Duties and Requirements:

  1. Be directly responsible for the monitoring, planning and implementation of project activities which include;
  1. Maintain well organized and up-to-date files containing comprehensive records of all activities of the project, as well as a file containing your work plans, activity reports, and any other relevant information relating to your work.
  1. In compliance with ADRA Uganda’s M&E system, compile and submit to your immediate supervisor, monthly narrative and financial reports of all activities under your responsibility.
  1. Follow up, compile and submit to ADRA Uganda Case stories and pictures and video clips that demonstrate project impact; and document and submit to ADRA Uganda best practices that have been realized during project implementation.
  1. Maintain well organized and up-to-date files containing comprehensive records of all activities of the project, as well as a file containing your work plans, activity reports, and any other relevant information relating to your work.

Perform any other duties that are incidental thereto and as may be assigned

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • A, B.A social sciences, Development studies, economics, agriculture, environment or relevant field
  • Extent and relevance of experience in liaising with governments, multilateral and bilateral development agencies, civil society and communities
  • Excellent communication skills both orally and in writing
  • Excellent data analysis and reporting skills
  • Prior work experience in Bidibidi, is an advantage
  • Possess computer/word processing skills and should be capable of working with people of different national and cultural backgrounds.
  • Excellent proposal/grant application  writing skills
  • At least 4 years experience working with a reputable NGO in similar or related positions
  • Good Report writing skills
  • Proven experience in coordination and collaborating with relevant Networks,  platforms and cluster working groups
  • Team building,  mentorship and Leadership skills
  • Experience VSLA management and capacity Building
  • Experience in Value Chain development
  • Experience working with and  capacity building of  CBOs and community based cooperatives
  • Proven knowldge of community  Financial literacy FFS and FzmS  carrculum
  • Experience with advocating, mobilizing and working with Multiple stakeholders
  • Proven experience  conducting techinical
  • Needs Assessment  missions

ADRA core competencies:

Purpose Statement

To serve humanity so all may live as God intended

ADRA Moto

  • Justice
  • Compassion
  • Love

ADRA Core Values

  • Connected
  • Courageous
  • Compassionate

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates who wish to join the ADRA family in the aforementioned capacity are encouraged to apply online using the link on the website.

Please fill and upload all required in the form below.

Deadline: 24th June 2022

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