Tuesday, January 14, 2014

PROJECT MANAGER Job at Enterprise Uganda (EUg) - Employment Opportunity in Uganda

Jobs at:
Enterprise Uganda (EUg)

Vacancy title:
PROJECT MANAGER

Deadline of this Job:
20th of January, 2014
Job details:
BACKGROUND:
Enterprise Uganda (EUg), in partnership with the Norwegian government is implementing the Strengthening Women Entrepreneurs’ Project (SWEP II) in Northern
Uganda. The 3-year project (2013- 2016) seeks to economically empower 5,000 rural and semi-rural women in Northern and Eastern Uganda (The Greater
North) to become the main vehicle for expanding production and productive capacity, increasing household income, alleviating poverty and enhancing economic
growth.

EUg is seeking to fill the following positions:
1. PROJECT MANAGER
Job summary:
The Project Manager will be responsible for the day-to-day running of the
SWEP II project and will oversee project strategy, implementation and
coordination and ensure that the project objectives and the results specified in
the project document are achieved.

JOB TITLE: PROJECT MANAGER – SWEP II
REPORTS TO: Executive Director
DIRECT REPORT: Director – Business Advisory Services/
Program Coordinator
EXPECTED TRAVEL: Frequent Travel to Northern Uganda
CONTRACT DURATION: One Year
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Project strategy, implementation and coordination.
• Partnership development and management.
• Financial planning and management.
• Monitoring, evaluation and reporting.
• Personnel management.
• Any other duties assigned by the Director, Business and Advisory Services.

Requirement:

CORE COMPETENCIES/QUALIFICATIONS: • A Ugandan national with a Masters degree in Economics, Business Administration, Social Sciences, Entrepreneurship Development or a business-related discipline; • Not less than 5 years’ practical hands – on experience in program management of gender related livelihood improvement programs; • Demonstrable experience in nurturing micro and small business enterprises, small holder farmers’ enterprises as well as other SMEs; • Experience of donor management and reporting; • Excellent computer skills;

Job application procedure


Applicants interested in above jobs should get further details from our website
www.enterprise.co.ug and send a hand-written application letters/capability
statement and CV to Executive Director, Enterprise Uganda, Plot 38,
Lumumba Avenue, Kampala by the 20th of January, 2014.


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