Mercy Corps Conflict and Governance Specialist Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs

Mercy Corps Conflict and Governance Specialist Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs.

Mercy Corps Uganda looking for “Conflict and Governance Specialist”.

Applicants with a University Degree may apply on or before October 19, 2023.

Mercy Corps is a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible. In disaster, in hardship, in more than 40 countries around the world, we partner to put bold solutions into action — helping people triumph over adversity and build stronger communities from within. Now, and for the future.

Mercy Corps Conflict and Governance Specialist Jobs 2023

The Mercy Corps has published a job vacancy announcement on October 10, 2023 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Conflict and Governance Specialist to be based in Kotido, Uganda.

Recruiter Mercy Corps
Position Conflict and Governance Specialist
Location Kotido, Uganda
Country Uganda
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required Minimum Three years
Application Deadline October 19, 2023

Mercy Corps Job Vacancy 2023

Essential Job Responsibilities

Programme Quality Oversight:

  • Provide leadership and strategic vision to Conflict mitigation technical components of CCLAP program, including work plan development, conflict and stakeholder analysis, mediation and peacebuilding training, partnership selection and management, and overall sector strategy.
  • Ensure stakeholder engagement and trust building activities abide by governance and conflict best practices including Do No Harm and are conflict sensitive in close partnership with the Programme Manager and Gender Specialist.
  • Provide direct oversight to CCLAP Learning and Program Monitoring and Quality Technical Unit.
  • Encourage systematic opportunities to use data for learning and improvement, and to focus on learning lessons throughout the life of the program.

Technical Leadership:

  • Provide technical leadership and guidance in the implementation and management of innovative conflict mitigation and governance initiatives aligned to the Program logical framework and project impact goal.
  • Provide sector oversight and guidance in the implementation of conflict mitigation and governance activities aligned with the project log frame and budget.
  • Recognize opportunities for innovative action and create an environment where alternative viewpoints are welcomed.

Position in Organization:

  • Position: Conflict and Governance Specialist
  • Position Status: Full-time, Regular
  • Salary Level: TBD
  • Job Category: Programming
  • Requisition Number: CONFL004197


  • A bachelor’s degree in governance, Law, Civil Society Development or related field.
  • 3+ years of experience focused on governance and civil society development in Karamoja.
  • Experience supporting community mobilization process and building inclusive governance structures
  • Excellent negotiation and representation skills and the ability to work comfortably with an ethnically diverse staff in a sensitive environment.
  • Effective verbal and written communication; strong skills in organization and prioritization
  • Good knowledge on Microsoft Office applications (Word, excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) are a requirement.
  • Excellent English language skills essential (verbal and written), with Ngakarimojong skills preferred.

How to Apply Mercy Corps Conflict and Governance Specialist Jobs 2023

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The Closing Date: October 19, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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