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Operations Manager – USAID/ BHA

Save the Children

This is a Full-time position in Lamwo posted March 11, 2022.

Save the Children Jobs in Lamwo Operations Manager – USAID/ BHA Carreer opportunities in Lamwo vacancies in Save the Children at Lamwo

# Job Description

Save the Children International Uganda, is currently recruiting the Operations
Manager for USAID/BHA funded Uthabiti: Building Resilience through Market-Led
Livelihoods Opportunities Project. The Operations Manager will have the
overall responsibility for providing leadership for the SCI component for
effective delivery and development of projects in Lamwo & Isingiro district.
As a member of project management team, and Uthabiti Consortium leadership
group. s/he will be responsible for representing applicable SCI field issues
to the Chief of Party and sharing in the responsibility for the direction, and
oversight of SCI’s operations. The Candidate will be responsible for
supervising the MEAL and Award management components of the project and
support the operations team in fulfilling its full spectrum role at the
country and field office levels. The role will provide steer and support
effective field operations management and program delivery in Lamwo &
Isingiro. The Operations Manager will closely monitor key performance
indicators for program delivery, as well as ensure that bottlenecks are
addressed through the facilitation of collaborative work across functions. The
Operations Manager will work closely with CoP, Director of Engagement and
other technical teams of partner organizations in award coordination and
management and ensuring that the project is integrated and there are synergies
while ensuring that project implementation is well aligned to approved design,
SCI program quality benchmarks and contributes to SCI’s overall country and
global outcomes and breakthrough for children.

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
Essential:
• Master’s degree in development, other social sciences; or bachelor’s
degree with 7 – 10years experience working within a complex NGO and matrix
structure on Project cycle management
• Recommended 5 – 10 years management experience in an NGO environment,
including significant experience in am implementing and managing large field-
based operations and multi-sector programs
• Demonstrated ability to build and manage an effective team with at least
three years of direct management experience, and/or expertise with remote
operational/logistical/financial management.
• Familiar with effective financial and budgetary controls, management and
understanding; managing grants from USAID
• Ability to plan, prioritize, and organise a substantial workload, for self
and others, that includes complex, diverse tasks and responsibilities in both
development and emergency contexts
• Ability to analyse information, evaluate options and to think and plan
strategically
• Excellent interpersonal communication and presentation skills, as well as
demonstrated credibility with colleagues and stakeholders at all levels of an
organization
• A high level of resilience, willingness to travel frequently to field
locations.

The Organization
We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the
ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those
that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign
and advocate at the highest levels to realize the right of children and to
ensure their voices are heard.

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children
by 2030:
• No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
• All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
• Violence against children is no longer tolerated
• We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees
play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value
our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a
collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and
integrity are highly valued.

Application Information:
Please apply using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a single document.
Please also include details of your current remuneration and salary
expectations. A copy of the full role profile can be found at
We need to keep children safe so our selection process, which includes
rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of
children from abuse.
Application closes on 16th March 2022 at midnight Ugandan time.
Save the Children is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ and
assign the best qualified talent, persons with disabilities and female
candidates are encouraged to apply.
Disclaimer: Save the Children International does not charge any kind of fee at
whichever stage of the recruitment process and does not act through
recruitment

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

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