Program Officer, Gender in Humanitarian Action

at UN Women - United Nations Entity for Gender
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted June 10, 2021
Category Social Services & Nonprofit
Currency UGX


Program Officer, Gender in Humanitarian Action


1.Contribute technically to the development of programme strategies in Gender in Humanitarian Action

Provide substantive inputs to the design and formulation of programme/ project proposals and initiatives.
Identify areas for support and intervention related to the programme.

2.Provide substantive technical support to the implementation and management of the Gender in Humanitarian Action programmes

Provide technical inputs to the annual workplan and budget.
Lead the implementation of programme activities.
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.
Train partners on Results Based Management and monitor implementation.

3.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 the Gender in Humanitarian Action programme.
Identify opportunities for capacity building of partners and facilitate technical/ programming support and trainings to partners, as needed.


Master’s degree or equivalent in social sciences, 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

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