Abt Associates Chief of Party Jobs 2024 – Uganda NGO Jobs

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Abt Associates Chief of Party Jobs 2024 – Uganda NGO Jobs.

Abt Associates Uganda looking for “Chief of Party”.

Applicants with a University Degree may apply on or before June 17, 2024.

Abt Associates is an engine for social impact, fueled by caring, curiosity and cutting-edge research that moves people from vulnerability to security. Whether it’s welfare or weather disasters, the environment or economics, agriculture or HIV and AIDS, we address the world’s most pressing issues. Our work is diverse and so is our bold workforce. We never fail to ask “What if?” We identify patterns, we search for the best way.

The Abt Associates has published a job vacancy announcement on May 24, 2024 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Chief of Party to be based in Kampala, Uganda.

Abt Associates Job Vacancy 2024

Core Responsibilities

  • Represents Abt Global and the Project to the PMI Advisor of the USAID Mission, the Ministry of Health, the NMCP, and other key stakeholders.
  • Carries full authority and accountability for project decisions, as delegated by the US-based Project Director.
  • Sets and pursues a results-oriented program strategy in coordination with the project team and in consultation with USAID, other partners and stakeholders.
  • Leads the development and production of all deliverables, including annual country work plans, semi-annual reports, and End-of-Spray reports.
  • Ensures that all country planning activities, vector control operations, technical compliance measures, and other deliverables are achieved in a timely manner.
  • Develops and leads a capacity-building plan for transferring vector control knowledge and skills to local institutions, and develops important connections for assuring an increased role of local institutions in IRS campaign planning, implementation, and monitoring.
  • Ensures that gender initiatives increase the participation of women at all levels and in all aspects of IRS programming, and ensure their safety.
  • Supervises and mentors the Operations Manager, Technical Manager, Finance and Administrative Manager, and others as needed.
  • Ensures that staff, team members and consultants understand their roles and responsibilities and comply with contract requirements, USAID and Abt policies and procedures.
  • Oversees the development and timely implementation of monitoring plans for all project activities and ensures that data required for USAID performance benchmarks and results frameworks are produced.
  • Ensures that project budget projections, expenditure, tracking and reporting are in accordance with USAID and Abt Global requirements, procedures and practices.
  • Ensures that lessons learned and best practices are documented and shared.
  • Maintains regular communication with Abt Headquarters team, in regards to project updates, issues and general project management aspects.

Position in Organization:

  • Job Identification: 105277
  • Job Category: Program Delivery
  • Posting Date: 05/20/2024, 08:15 PM
  • Apply Before: 06/17/2024, 09:29 AM
  • Locations: Kampala, Uganda
  • Job Schedule: Full time
  • Regular or Temporary: Regular
  • Number of Openings: 1


  • Bachelor’s Degree + Fifteen years of relevant experience, or Master’s Degree + Twelve years of relevant experience, or PhD+ Ten years of relevant experience
  • Master Degree (minimum), or a Doctorate Degree (desirable), in Public Health/Health Administration (or other relevant health specialization) or Business Administration. Candidates with Medical Degrees are also desirable.
  • 15 years of relevant international health experience, including significant experience in the area of malaria prevention and control.
  • At least 5 years of senior project management experience in large international health projects/programs.
  • Demonstrated leadership in management skills and ability to lead and motivate multidisciplinary, multicultural teams, ranging from 10 to 50 employees.
  • Experience managing a fast paced, results-oriented, deadline-driven project.
  • Significant ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with USAID, ministry officials, and other development partners.
  • Experience developing and communicating a project vision, aligning key stakeholders around the vision, and assuring the vision is translated into efficiently implemented program activities.
  • Ability to communicate and write reports and other professional documents in English.

How to Apply Abt Associates Chief of Party Jobs 2024

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://egpy.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/JoinAbt/job/105277

The Closing Date: June 17, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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