JOBS/INTERNSHIPS

For each of the following job posts, submit your CV and bio, three reference letters (at least two from former supervisors), letter of motivation, LC1 introductory letter, and copies of certificates, academic records, and IDs to Action Alliance, P.O. Box 462, Lira, Uganda. You may also submit them electronically to info@solidarityuganda.com.

Indicate which post you are applying for in the subject line. Females and people of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply for all posts.

 

ASSISTANT PROGRAMS MANAGER

Responsibilities will include:

Assist coordinators and program staff with their work

Facilitate monitoring and evaluation of activities with the aid of coordinators and program staff

Assist staff with reporting and other logistics pertaining to their work

Help write, amend, and approve budgets

Assist with fundraising and grantwriting

Chair meetings of coordinators and program staff to ensure synergy in programming and greater impact in our work

Communicate daily with supervisor and report on each training and activity and provide quarterly reports and other reports as needed

Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Requirements

A level or equivalents

Ready to work under minimum supervision

Fluent written and verbal English

Honesty and competence

Able to work under intense crisis and under odd hours

Should have experience in community organizing and activism

Should have experience in human rights work

Bachelor’s degree or higher preferred

Timeline

Jan – August 2018 with possibility of extension, pending resources available. Three month probationary period is paid.

Duty Station:               Lira, with occasional work in Kampala and elsewhere

 

 

MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER (PART-TIME)

Responsibilities will include:

Developing and maintaining relationships with journalists and other media personnel

Organizing press conferences and media engagements

Assisting movements and campaigns with messaging

Managing organization Twitter handle, Facebook page, and other social media accounts

Blogging and publishing content for our website

Assisting with writing, editing, and publishing reports, newsletters, communiques, and other documents

Draft, implement, and monitor relevant budgets

Training and assisting staff and allies with knowledge and skills in media and communications

Ensure internal communications are running efficiently

Communicate daily with supervisor and report on each activity and provide quarterly reports and other reports as needed

Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Requirements

At least A level or equivalents

Ready to work under minimum supervision

Excellent written and verbal English (Luganda preferred as additional language)

Honesty and competence

Able to work under intense crisis and under odd hours

Should have experience in community organizing and activism

Should have past experience with traditional and social media

Articulate, confident, courageous personality

Timeline

Jan – Dec 2018 with possibility of extension, pending resources available. Three month probationary period is paid.

Duty Station:               Kampala

 

PERSONAL ASSISTANT TO DIRECTOR

Responsibilities will include:

Coordinating communications and calendar for the director

Handling some internal logistics between the director and staff

Assisting with various types of writing: articles, proposals, budgets, reports, etc.

 

Attending some meetings on behalf of the director

Communicate daily with supervisor and report on each activity and provide quarterly reports and other reports as needed

Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Requirements

Minimum of a diploma (RECENT GRADUATES ENCOURAGED TO APPLY)

Ready to work under minimum supervision

Fluent written and verbal English

Honesty, accountability, self-motivation and competence

Able to work under intense crisis and under odd hours

 

Duty Station:               Kampala

 


Solidarity Uganda, Inc. welcomes applicants of all backgrounds. Download this brief application and submit it to solidarityuganda [at] gmail [dot] com with “Intern Application” in the subject line.

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Interns enjoy a wide variety of experiences and have the opportunity to learn more about social change work. People of all origins are encouraged to apply.

For more information, contact us!