Self Help Africa Youth and Gender Officer Jobs

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Self Help Africa Youth and Gender Officer Jobs 2024 – Uganda NGO Jobs.

Self Help Africa Uganda looking for “Youth and Gender Officer”.

Applicants with a University Degree may apply on or before February 23, 2024.

Self Help Africa is an international charity that promotes and implements long-term rural development projects in Africa. Self Help Africa merged with Gorta in July 2014. The organisation works with rural communities in eight African countries – supporting farm families to grow more and earn more from their produce.

Self Help Africa has published a job vacancy announcement on February 19, 2024 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Youth and Gender Officer to be based in Adjumani, Uganda.

Recruiter Self Help Africa
Position Youth and Gender Officer
Location Adjumani, Uganda
Country Uganda
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required Minimum Five years
Application Deadline February 23, 2024

Self Help Africa Job Vacancy 2024

Key Responsibilities:

Strategy design, planning, monitoring, and implementation

  • Lead/support the development and implementation of evidence based, realistic and effective for gender equality, women empowerment, and youth engagement as directed by the technical leadership team under the Agriculture and Market Support (AMS).
  • Input into problem identification, causal and problem analysis and activity development.
  • Participate in Agriculture and Market Support (AMS) detailed implementation planning, and annual reviews, to ensure Gender and Youth responsive project planning processes are implemented throughout the life of the project.
  • Ensure that proper records are available to respond to the World Food Programme (WFP) result framework indicators in areas of women empowerment and gender equality, access to resources, leadership status within community, etc.
  • Provide technical leadership and technical support for the integration of Gender, Youth, and marginalized groups’ interests and concerns across the Agriculture and Market Support (AMS) Planning programming and service delivery.

Position in Organization:

  • Company: Self Help Africa
  • Location: Adjumani
  • Contract type: Fixed term
  • Deadline: Friday 23rd February 2024


  • A Master of Public Health, Social Sciences, Development Studies, Gender and/or Women’s Studies, or a health-related field will be an added advantage.


  • 3-5 years of work experience on gender or social and behavioral change, conversant with adult learning and training of trainers’ methodologies, practical experience in women and youth programming
  • At least 3 years of work experience in gender analysis, training and mainstreaming.
  • Gender related work in an NGO setting.
  • Previous experience with livelihoods programs and or food assistance interventions.


  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies.
  • Excellent command of both oral and written English.
  • Effective interpersonal skills, maturity, intuitive, tact and a high sense of responsibility.
  • Analytical, training/facilitation skills.
  • Sensitivity to different aspects of diversity (cultural, religious, disability), firm belief in teamwork and sensitivity to HIV/AIDS.
  • The candidate should be a self-starter and a good team player.

How to Apply Self Help Africa Youth and Gender 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

The Closing Date: February 23, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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