UN Women Programme Officer Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs

UN Women Programme Officer Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs.

UN Women Uganda looking for “Programme Officer”.

Applicants with a University Degree may apply on or before December 08, 2023.

UN Women was established by the merger of the United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM, established in 1976) and other entities, and became operational in January 2011. Former President of Chile Michelle Bachelet was the inaugural executive director, and Sima Sami Bahous is the current executive director. As with UNIFEM previously, UN Women is a member of the United Nations Development Group.

UN Women Programme Officer Jobs 2023

The UN Women has published a job vacancy announcement on November 28, 2023 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Programme Officer to be based in Kampala, Uganda.

Recruiter UN Women
Position Programme Officer
Location Kampala, Uganda
Country Uganda
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required Minimum Five years
Application Deadline December 08, 2023

UN Women Job Vacancy 2023

Provide substantive technical support to the management and implementation and of Ending Violence Against Women and Girls programmes.

  • Manage the legal aid service provision, gender justice, advocacy for legal and policy reform and the social norm change components of the programme and lead the implementation of programme activities.
  • Provide technical inputs to the annual workplan and budget.
  • Lead the coordination of the call/request for proposals, including the organization of technical review committees, and capacity assessment of partners.
  • Review, coordinate and monitor the submission of implementing partner financial and narrative reports.

Provide technical assistance and capacity development to project/programme partners

  • Coordinate and provide technical support in the implementation of programme activities; Develop technical knowledge products.
  • Maintain relationships with national partners to support implementation and expansion of EVAWG programme.
  • Identify opportunities for capacity building of partners and facilitate technical/ programming.

Position in Organization:

  • TYPE OF CONTRACT: Service Contract
  • STARTING DATE: 01-Feb-2024
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE: 08-Dec-23 (Midnight New York, USA)
  • TIME LEFT: 10d 22h 21m


  • Master’s degree or equivalent in social sciences, Law, human rights, gender/women’s studies, international development, or a related field is required.
  • A first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.
  • A project/programme management certification would be an added advantage.


  • At least 5 years of progressively responsible work experience in development programme/project implementation, coordination, monitoring and evaluation, donor reporting and capacity building.
  • Experience in the programming on EVAWG with a focus on gender justice is a requirement.
  • Experience working with the Access to Justice Sub-Program and the Administration of Justice Program (formerly Justice, Law, and Order Sector) is a requirement.
  • Experience in national and local levels policy and advocacy engagement is an asset.
  • Experience coordinating and liaising with government agencies and/or donors is an asset.
  • Experience in promotion of Social Norms Change will be considered a plus.
  • Fluency in English is required.
  • Knowledge of the other UN official working language is an asset.

Functional Competencies:

  • Good programme formulation, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation skills.
  • Good knowledge of Results Based Management
  • Ability to gather and interpret data, reach logical conclusions, and present findings and recommendations.
  • Good analytical skills
  • Ability to identify and analyze trends, opportunities, and threats to fundraising.

How to Apply UN Women Programme Officer Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=114746

The Closing Date: December 08, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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Official Website www.unwomen.org
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