Location: Kampala, Uganda with frequent national travel esp. Jinja
Duration of contract: 6 month contract, renewal of 1+ years based on performance
Deadline for application: 5pm EAT on 26th March 2021
Interviews held: Week commencing 29th March
Expected start date: 19th April 2021 approx
Reporting to: Programme Manager
Salary: 2M UGX net + benefits
This project works with young people living with HIV and we strongly and actively encourage people living with HIV to apply, whether living openly with HIV or not.
TackleAfrica is looking for a hands on Project Coordinator to lead a team of Project Officers and football coaches in Kampala and Jinja, and other parts of Uganda. You must be Ugandan or resident in Uganda with necessary work permits.
If you are a Project Coordinator with football or sports coaching experience and qualifications, have strong management skills, advanced computer skills, a passion for community-based work and the ability to lead a diverse team, this could be the right role for you. At TackleAfrica, we have a collaborative approach to work and expect everyone, regardless of their position, to get involved in all aspects of our programmes.
Be prepared to think on your feet and get your hands dirty on the pitch. Be flexible, well-organised and up for a challenge. Be willing to adapt and solve problems in sometimes difficult and remote locations with limited resources.
Summary of post
Working with your Programme Manager – Uganda and leading a collaborative team of Project Officers, partner staff and football coaches, you will help train and develop TackleAfrica football coaches to deliver a football programme to their teams aimed at improving mental health and wellbeing, SRHR issues, and limiting the impact of HIV in their community.
How to apply
To apply, please first download and read Job Description – Project Coordinator [UG_2021]. If you have the skills we are looking for, please download and complete the Application Form – Non-PO [UG_2021]. Email your completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org and please use this email address for any queries relating to this role.