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Disability Inclusion Advisory Unit Manager

Light for the World

This is a Full-time position in Uganda posted March 16, 2022.

Light for the World Jobs in Uganda Disability Inclusion Advisory Unit Manager Carreer opportunities in Uganda vacancies in Light for the World at Uganda

# Job Description

The DIAU Manager will report to and work under the guidance of the Country
Director, directly manage the Disability Inclusion Advisors DIAs and
Disability Inclusion Facilitators DIFs and work in close coordination with
the other teams.

Key Duties & Responsibilities
• The DIAU Manager will focus on managing partnerships on disability
inclusion in Uganda that will look at enhancing disability inclusive practices
amongst NGOs, Government actors and private sector actors while ensuring
compliance with Light for the World’s policies, donor requirements and
national laws. S/he will also directly manage projects focusing on disability
inclusion under her/his jurisdiction
• Maintaining existing partnerships on disability inclusion and actively
identify opportunities for new partnerships.
• Quality control of the Disability Inclusion Facilitator DIF model,
represent LFTW in meetings to share information about the DIF model and ensure
other countries implement the model with quality and rigor.
• Manage and provide technical supervision to the DIA and DIF teams ensuring
cross-project support and learning while maintaining regular checks so that
they develop in line with their potential.
• Co-ordinate inclusion support amongst project teams by responding to
technical requests
• Ensure development, follow-up and support of DIFs to implement their
individual action plan and achieve their key performance indicators
• Ensure close linkages with disability structures in Uganda as well as
beyond.
• Line management of the DIAU team and provision of supportive supervision to
the DIAs in their support to the DIFs
• Manage and expand the portfolio of consultancies through identifying
opportunities, developing narrative and financial proposals, manage
contracting and ensure quality and timely deliverables.
• Ensure administrative, financial management and operational implementation
of project s under your jurisdiction

Requirements
• Master’s degree in development studies, International Development,
Sociology, disability, Social Sciences, Programme Management or related field.
• Minimum of five years’ project management experience in a similar INGO or
recognized NGO role which explicitly involved donor-funded projects.
• Excellent people skills with experience in collaborating in a diverse and
dynamic team
• Knowledge and at least 5 years ‘experience of disability inclusion and/or
working with organizations of persons with disabilities
• Experience in partnership management, including government liaisons.
• Proven effectiveness in leading and coaching professionals.
• Professional intensive experience and hands-on knowledge on broader capacity
building, with excellent facilitation skills.
• Innovative and strategic thinker always ready to adapt and learn.
• Technology savvy with proficiency in the use of MS Office software packages.
• High levels of integrity, accountability, and honesty.
• Commitment to Light for the World’s mandate and values.

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**Closing Date** : 25th March. 2022

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