UNDP Programme Officer Jobs 2024 – Uganda NGO Jobs

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UNDP Programme Officer Jobs 2024 – Uganda NGO Jobs.

UNDP Uganda looking for “Programme Officer”.

Applicants with a Master’s Degree may apply on or before February 25, 2024.

The United Nations Development Programme is the global development network of the United Nations. It promotes technical and investment cooperation among nations and advocates for change and connects countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life for themselves.

The UNDP has published a job vacancy announcement on February 07, 2024 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Programme Officer to be based in Kampala, Uganda.

UNDP Job Vacancy 2024

Key Functions and Accountabilities
Primary Tasks:

1. Support the monitoring and reporting of WPHF grantees and sharing of results to internal (Senior Management) and external (WPHF Secretariate, NSC, Donors) audiences.

  • Review, coordinate, and monitor the submission of quarterly progress reports submitted by WPHF grantees and provide feedback to improve the quality and timeliness of reporting.
  • Led the development and monitor the WPHF Monitoring and Evaluation Plan; incl. technical support to design of monitoring and evaluation standards, and the development of monitoring tools and standards.
  • Lead and support in all reporting obligations; quarterly and yearly WPS reports, annual WPHF report(s), quarterly calls with the WPHF secretariat, and other donor reports as necessary.
  • Include inputs from relevant evaluation findings, conclusions and recommendations into programme formulation, knowledge and outreach products.
  • Collect and compile program activity information, evaluating progress toward achievement of annual work plans and related program outcomes.
  • Implement and provide technical support incl. through trainings to partners on M&E and reporting, in particular in developing Performance Monitoring Frameworks (PMFs), systems and plans, evaluation tools, SMART indicator development, and Baseline Surveys;

2. Provide substantive inputs to internal and external communication efforts and advocacy efforts.

  • Lead the implementation of the internal and external WPHF Uganda communications and advocacy strategy in close coordination with the Communication Unit/Lead CO Uganda and WPHF secretariat.
  • Develop communication materials for marketing and donor outreach, including program briefs, partner profiles and press releases in coordination with the supervisor.
  • Liaises and coordinates with Country Office (CO) communications staff to ensure communication and on WPHF activities.
  • Support and prepare content for the WPSHA quarterly newspaper; website and social media platforms of the UN Women regional and country office ensuring consistent quality and appropriateness of the materials.
  • Support the preparation of regular updates to the WPHF National Steering Committee and Quarterly Calls with the WPHF secretariat.
  • Ensure quality and timely documentation of success stories and share within the relevant network.
  • Maintenance of Project communication information database and photo library.
  • Prepare relevant documentation such as project summaries, conference papers, briefing notes, speeches, presentations and donor profiles related to the WPHF activities in Uganda.

Eligibility Criteria

Education:

  • Advanced degree (or equivalent) in Public Administration and Management International Relations, Development Studies, Monitoring & Evaluation.
    A first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

Experience:

  • At least 2 years of progressively advanced level responsible experience in Programme/Project management, Monitoring and Evaluation, and Partnership Management in Developing Countries or cooperation contexts.
  • Experience in Women, Peace and Security, and Humanitarian Action is essential.
  • Relevant experience in working with civil society organizations, donor agencies, Agencies and Departments of Government an asset.
  • Experience in the United Nations systems in an asset.

Language:

  • Fluency in English and any other Local language is required;
  • Knowledge of the other UN official working language is an asset.

Other Details

  • LOCATION: Kampala, UGANDA
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT: Service Contract
  • STARTING DATE: 01-Apr-2024
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE: 25-Feb-24 (Midnight New York, USA)
  • POST LEVEL: SB-4
  • DURATION OF INITIAL CONTRACT: 1 year
  • TIME LEFT: 18d 20h 59m
  • LANGUAGES REQUIRED: English
  • EXPECTED DURATION OF ASSIGNMENT: 1 year

How to Apply UNDP Programme Officer 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://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=115296

The Closing Date: February 25, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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