Project Manager- UPLIFT Project
About the UPLIFT Project
The UPLIFT Youth Livelihood project is an Urban Youth empowerment project that aims at contributing towards improving the economic wellbeing of vulnerable 5,000 youths aged 16-30 years in Kawempe, Nakawa and Makindye divisions of Kampala district. The Project will run from 2017 to 2022.
Position: Project Manager
Reports to: Livelihoods and Resilience Programme Manager
Purpose of the position:
Responsible for strategic project leadership, external engagement, programme development, reporting and overall project management . Also responsible for continuous project staff capacity building and day today support to project officers and other project staff.
Qualifications: Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university in Humanities such as development studies, social &social administration, sociology, education and economics etc with a post graduate diploma in project planning and management. A Masters degree in Project planning and management is an added advantage.
At least three years working experience and knowledge in Youth Livelihood programming in urban context and related technical models.