112 Program Assistants – Brac Uganda

May 17, 2023

Job Title: 112 Program Assistants (Social Empowerment)

Organization: BRAC Uganda

Location: Lacor, Layibi, Pabbo, Palemo-Deri Kamdini, Amolatar, Amuria, Dokolo, Katakwi, Kumi, Ngora, Bund bugyo, Kagadi, Kamwenge, Miytana, Nakaloke, Sironko, Budduda, Kapchorwa, Mbale, Nateete, Kalerwe, Kawempe, Nansana, Buwenge, Buyala, Kamuli, Namwendwa

 

Roles and responsibilities: 

  • Lead the AIM program inception activities including community mobilization and participant selection, club selection and setup, mentor selection and onboarding. community mobilization, mapping and establishing social empowerment linkages for participants.
  • Lead the implementation and supervision of social and economic empowerment activities in assigned clubs as per program design, activity plan and budget.
  • Organize and support Youth Development Committees in the target communities.
  • Ensure achievement of club-level program targets as per Implementation Guideline and report any operational/ management issues to Branch Manager.
  • Coordinate closely with the Technical Sector Specialists (TSS) to seek technical guidance and knowledge; provide support to TSS as needed.
  • Guide and supervise mentor activities under the social empowerment component and develop their capacity by providing regular coaching, mentoring, and training. Attend monthly coordination meetings organized at the branch level and provide updates on club activities, flagging any issues needing attention from the branch/area manager.
  •  Support BM with all branch-level procurement and logistics and other tasks, as required.
  • Ensure cash flow by submitting cash requisition timely for smooth day-to-day operations.
  • Organize and facilitate social empowerment training for participants; provide support to connect program participants with broader linkage services.
  • Follow-up closely with participants to minimize attrition and prepare monthly attendance reports and bi-monthly drop-out reports.
  • Prepare MIS and financial reports and other reports and ensure timely submission.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors in social sciences, Development Studies, Community Development, or any relevant humanities.
  • At least 2 years’ experience in the international development sector, including experience working with marginalized communities to implement community development programs including microfinance, livelihood, agricultural and food security, and/or girl’s and women’s empowerment programs.
  • ONLY female candidates will be considered for this position.

 

How To Apply:

Interested applicants should email their CV with a letter of interest mentioning educational grades, years of experience, and current and expected salary at bimcf.uganda@brac.net

Please mention the name of the position in the subject bar.

Only complete applications will be accepted and shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Application Deadline: 25 May 2023

NOTE:

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