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Project Leader/Deputy Chief of Party - Uganda
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- Post-graduate education
- Project, program management
- Executive (director)
- Full Time
Abt Associates seeks a qualified Deputy Chief of Party for USAID/Uganda’s Integrated Community, Agriculture, and Nutrition (ICAN) Activity, which will aim to sustainably enhance the resilience of vulnerable households by increasing economic opportunities for poor households, improving nutrition with a focus on women and children, and strengthening community and local governance. The position will be based in Kampala, Uganda. We are looking for individuals who are committed to exceeding expectations and who strive to improve the lives of people worldwide.
Under the supervision of the Chief of Party, the Deputy Chief of Party provides leadership and management oversight to the technical activities and site offices for achievement of project goals. This includes, but is not limited to the following:
Lead an integrated, multi-sectoral team for the project.
With the COP, lead the development of a multi-sectoral, cross-cutting technical strategy in collaboration with internal staff and external partners.
Assist the COP in the development and production of annual work plans, quarterly and annual reports, and other reports as needed to ensure that all project deliverables are of high quality and produced on time.
Oversee program activities across Sub-Purpose teams, including for livelihoods, nutrition and hygiene, community and local governances, and a cross-cutting team promoting inclusive (gender and youth) development and behavior change.
Assist the COP in supervising and mentoring project staff.
Ensure that lessons learned and best practices are documented and shared. Work with monitoring and learning component of project to incorporate lessons learned to enhance project results.
Review and finalize the content of communications materials and training materials for technical program purposes.
- Other duties as required.
General InformationSalary range
: Not specifiedAdditional information
: Not specifiedContract type
: TemporaryJob type
: Full TimeLocation
: KampalaArea of work
: Project, program managementSeniority
: Executive (director)
Job RequirementsRequired education
: Post-graduate educationRequired relevant work experience
: 10 yearsRequired skills
: Project management; Strategizing; Reporting; Project preparation and planning; Project implementation; Mentoring; Documentation and record keepingRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
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