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Friday 14 February 2014

Project Officers SGBV - Lutheran World Federation Uganda

Vacancy: Project Officers SGBV (Several Career Opportunities)
Recruiter: Lutheran World Federation (LWF)
Project: South Sudan Emergency Response
Funding Source: Act Alliance and other Funding agencies
Duty Station:  Kampala,
Country Uganda

About LWF:
The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) Uganda Program is part of the Lutheran World Federation Department for World Service (LWF-DWS), an international humanitarian and development agency. LWF Uganda works to reduce people’s vulnerability, supporting them to realize their potential, to build on their assets, and to respond to their own problems and needs. LWF Uganda currently has five areas of operation in Pader, Kitgum, Rwamwanja, Koboko, Adjumani, Katakwi, Sembabule. Following the massive influx of refugees into the west Nile districts of Adjumani, Koboko and Arua.

Job Summary: The Project Officers SGBV will support the LWF program in a wide range of gender and sexuality related psychosocial interventions to clients directly and indirectly;

The Project Officers for the SGBV Project should primarily possess a good University degree in gender studies, human rights, social sciences or related field;

Skills and Experience:
Two or more years’ professional project management experience and supervision
Demonstrated track record of providing trainings and workshops on gender and SGBV topics;
Possess excellent analytical and communication skills;
Excellent  interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to establish effective working relations with local staff, beneficiaries, duty bearers;
Good knowledge and understanding of SGVB laws and issues;
Possess the ability to work under pressure, with minimal supervision, and in a culturally diverse team

All candidates that so desire to work with the Lutheran World Federation in the aforementioned capacity should embark on delivering their applications with detailed CV must include email address and telephone contacts of 3 referees, one of whom must be your supervisor in your current/former employment  to the address below:
The Administrator/Human Resource Manager, Lutheran World Federation, Plot 1401, Ggaba, Road next to Quality Hill P. O. Box 5827 Kampala, Uganda
For E-mail applications: Send motivation letter and curriculum vitae electronically to: recruitment@lwf.or.ug
Deadline: Monday, February 17, 2014