Sightsavers Project Coordinator Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs

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Sightsavers Project Coordinator Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs. Sightsavers Uganda looking for “Project Coordinator“. Applicants with a degree in Post-Graduate Diploma may apply on or before June 18, 2023.

Sightsavers is an international non-governmental organisation that works with partners in developing countries to treat and prevent avoidable blindness, and promote equality for people with visual impairments and other disabilities.

NGO Jobs in Uganda 2021 May/June

The Sightsavers has published a job vacancy announcement on June 03, 2023 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Project Coordinator to be based in Kampala, Uganda.

Recruiter Sightsavers
Position Project Coordinator
Location Kampala, Uganda
Country Uganda
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Post-Graduate Diploma
Experience Required Minimum One years
Application Deadline June 18, 2023

Sightsavers Job Vacancy 2023


The Project Coordinator key duties and accountabilities include:

  • Working closely with the District Local Governments (DLGs) data management team to ensure trachoma surgery data is reported through DHIS2 tool/HMIS.
  • Support partners to manage all aspects of the project cycle including planning, implementation, monitoring & evaluation.
  • Work with partners to identify needs for technical support in relation to trachoma elimination estimates.
  • Ensure that project partners (District Local Governments) monitor case finder and outreach work and deliver high quality project deliverables on timely basis.
  • Coordinate transition and advocacy work with the DLGs as outlined in the project documents.
  • Ensure routine data collection, entry, cleaning, and storage are accordingly implemented with program needs.
  • Review and provide feedback to the program on the quality of methodologies established to collect data and document the protocols that are in place for the collection and aggregation of data.
  • Develop relations and work with District Local Governments of the target sub-regions to achieve the objectives of the project.
  • Represent Sightsavers to District Local Governments and development partners in the target regions.
  • Assist project partners in the preparation of budgets and forecasts.
  • Represent the project at various forums, meetings and advocate for the project aims and objectives.
  • Internal travel is required.

This is a highly varied and involved role and the above is not an exhaustive list of duties or required professional skills. Please see the Job Description for full details.

Position in Organization:

  • Title: Project Coordinator (Trachoma Project)
  • Location: Kampala, Uganda
  • Contract: Fixed term contract until end of December 2023 – With a view to extend
  • Salary: Local Terms and Conditions apply


  • A post graduate Diploma in Research or M&E is an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of the WHO SAFE approach to trachoma elimination.
  • Experience in working with District Local Governments health departments.
  • Demonstrated experience in data processing and management of large-scale surveys.
  • Demonstrated experience of statistical and or data analysis packages (SPSS, STATA, Excel, Power BI).
  • Prior experience carrying out qualitative and quantitative data collection.
  • Knowledge and experience of working with district local governments and district health systems.
  • Knowledge and experience of the NGO sector.
  • Experience in advocacy work in health and in general development.
  • Advanced computer skills in MS Office programs, particularly Excel.
  • Previous experience implementing trachoma elimination programme/s.

How to Apply Sightsavers Project Coordinator Jobs 2023

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

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The Closing Date: June 18, 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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