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Technical Specialist/Sub-Purpose 1 Lead, Economic Growth - Uganda
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- Post-graduate education
- Project, program management
- Manager (team leader)
- Full Time
Abt Associates seeks a qualified Sub-Purpose 1 Lead – Economic Opportunities 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 Deputy Chief of Party, the Sub-Purpose 1 Lead is responsible for overseeing implementation of ICAN activities that seek to strengthen agricultural productivity and livelihoods, enhance access to non-agriculture based livelihoods options, and improve connections to markets and financial services. This may include, but is not limited to the following:
Provide thought leadership and technical expertise on agricultural development and livelihoods strategies, partnerships, and activities during annual work planning.
With the Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Advisor, contribute to the regular review of MEL data for adaptive management.
Ensure technical excellence of and provide ongoing support to technical staff in each sub-region, including assisting in the development of locally tailored activities, quality assurance, training of project staff, and assessing the need for specialized STTA.
- Other duties as required.
General InformationSalary range
: Not specifiedAdditional information
: Not specifiedContract type
: TemporaryJob type
: Full TimeLocation
: KampalaArea of work
: Project, program managementSeniority
: Manager (team leader)
Job RequirementsRequired education
: Post-graduate educationRequired relevant work experience
: 7 yearsRequired skills
: Project monitoring and evaluation (M&E); Reporting; Quality management; Programme management; Project preparation and planning; Training program planning; Economics and businessRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
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