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Project Officers x8


This is a Full-time position in Yumbe posted January 25, 2022.

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# Job Description

BRAC is a global leader in creating large-scale opportunities for the poor.
Founded in Bangladesh in 1972, it is now one of the world’s largest
development organizations, touching the lives of an estimated 138 million
people in 11 countries across Asia and Africa. For more information, please
visit BRAC’s website,

Empowerment & Livelihood for Adolescents ELA Program
BRAC’s program for adolescents is designed to socially and economically
empower teenage girls through providing safe spaces for them to socialize and
receive mentoring, life skills and financial literacy. The ELA+ project is
therefore seeking to recruit staff to fill vacant positions.

Job Title: Project Officers
Position: 08
Location: Yumbe Bidibidi, Tororo,Napak, Kween, Terego-Rhino Camp, Mayuge and

Core Roles and Responsibilities
1\. To take leadership during the implementation the project activities in the
2\. Participate in regular coordination meetings with all the actors in the
district, the sub counties and parish levels
3\. Support in developing and implementing weekly, monthly, quarterly and
annual project work plans, project activities and budgets in line with the
approved ELA plus project proposal, work plans and budgets.
4\. Collaborate with service providers to ensure referrals to other services
such as psychosocial support, mental health, and family planning and
livelihoods interventions.
5\. Assist with project risk management in the implementation of the project
to minimize their occurrence and possible effects on the project in line with
BRAC Risk Management policy and project risk mitigation measures.
6\. To ensure quality clubs activities including attendance, club decoration,
regular sessions and update of club records.
7\. Support timely accountability for funds used to implement project in line
with BRAC accounting policies and procedures and donor requirements.
8\. Mobilize target community members, children, youth, women, families and
key stakeholders from the Sub County and district level to participate ELA
plus project activities.
9\. Organize and directly facilitate trainings sessions and other capacity
building initiatives for support committee members, mentors, youth groups,
parents/ caregivers and male partners.
10\. Support the establishment and strengthening of ELA plus project groups or
safe spaces for empowerment of vulnerable girls

Safeguarding roles
Read, understand, practice, promote and endorse the issues of safeguarding
policy among team members and ensure the implementation of safeguarding
standards in every course of action.
Follow the safeguarding reporting procedure in case any reportable incident
takes place, encourage others to do so.

Required Qualifications and Skills
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Social Works, Psychology, Gender,
Development studies, Adult and Community Education, Business administration
related degree desired a postgraduate diploma in project planning and
management is added advantage
At least 2 to 4 years work experience in implementing Protection programs,
preferable social protection, Gender, human rights work or legal assistance,
in humanitarian or development settings, Prior experience providing services
to children, adolescents, youth and young women at risk and victims of abuse,
exploitation and violence, providing gender-sensitive and youth-friendly
counselling services, and/or developing/implementing referral pathways,
Previous experience working with a team in a cross-cultural setting, ability
and willingness to work in a participatory manner with diverse range of client
communities, Knowledge of community mobilisation and facilitation techniques
and computer skills Ms word,Excel,outlook,powerpoint.
Persons with disabilities and women are encouraged to apply.

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Email:: [email protected]

Interested candidates should send their Application, CV and academic documents
as one document addressed to the Head Human Resources by email to
**[email protected]** Deadline is Thursday 27 January 2022.The subject must
be the name of the position applied for strictly when submitting. Only
complete applications will be accepted, and only shortlisted candidates will
be contacted.

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