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Internal and External Vacancy Announcement

Union of Ethiopian Women and Children Associations (UEWCA) is non-governmental, apolitical, non-religious consortium of 80 women; children and girls focused CSOs that are engaging on empowerment and gender equality in all regional states and city administrations of the country. It is established in 2010 as a platform to voice the voice of its members and beneficiaries as well as capacitate and coordinate the efforts of its member CSOs towards women, girls and children empowerment; and realization of gender equality.

 Currently, UEWCA is implementing different projects focused on addressing Social Accountability, Climate Change, Gender Responsive Budgeting, and Modern Slavery, Women Voice & Leadership issues with the fund obtained from VNG-International/ESAP, FEMENT, Farm Africa, Un Women, Action Aid, Plan International and OXFAM.

 It is therefore seeking to hire qualified and experienced professional for the following vacant Positions.

 Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop, implement, monitor, evaluate and document programs, strategies and projects related with the objective of the union;
  • Plan, organize and conduct various trainings and mentoring activities for UEWCA members, staff and Stakeholders;
  • Liaise and collaborate with partner organizations (members, donors, CSOs, government agencies at different levels)
  • Prepare monthly quarterly, bi-annual & annual Program/Project activities & financial plan & reports to be submitted to UEWCA management, government bodies & donors;
  • Ensure that implementing members prepare and submit monthly, quarterly, biannual & annual plans and reports in time;
  • Develop TOR for professional/consultancy services;
  • Follow up commissioned professional/consultancy services; reviews and comments and ensures that they are done according to the TOR and the expectation of the organization.
  • Monitor, suggest corrective action and report on relevant result and impact;
  • Provide technical support for project implementing organizations;.
  • Guides, coordinates, manage and supervise effective and efficient implementation of sub granted projects;.
  • Represents the organization at various positions, such as membership partner donor & Government meeting, workshops, & seminars, .
  •  Prepares regular briefing notes to program coordinator on weekly, monthly, quarterly, biannual & annual basis, to keep her/him update of program/project performance. Progress;
  • Develop institutional capacity building and Documentation manuals.;
  • Establishes and maintains formal and informal communication mechanisms with government community partners members donors and other stakeholders.

 Required Candidates: Two

Department: Program

Reports to: Program Coordinator

Terms of Employment: One year with a possibility of extension.

Job Requirements

  • MBA/BA Degree in Project Management, Economics, Gender, Social Inclusion, Sociology, Development Studies and other related fields;
  • Minimum of  6/8 years of relevant experience in program/project management (planning, implementation, monitoring, evaluation) and learning;
  • Excellent networking skills;
  • Basic computer skills;

Other Knowledge, Additional Competences.

  • Extensive experience and understanding of Women Empowerment & Gender Equality specifically related to Human trafficking, climate change, Leadership, GBV,;
  • Practical experience of participatory planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation approaches.
  • Writing and analytical skills, proficiency in oral and written English.
  • Relevant experience in Gender analysis and mainstreaming, project Design, implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation; Report Writing and Knowledge Management.

How to Apply

Applicants who fulfill the above mentioned requirements could submit cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae along with supporting documents/credentials in person within five working days of this announcement to the following address.

 Union of Ethiopian Women and Children Associations (UEWCA)

Tel:-0116-36-81-51 Office location:-Yeka Sub –City Worda,08

Around:-Yeka Sub-City Chefe Health Center  Near to  Magic Carpet School

Email Application is not acceptable. 

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  • Category NGO/Non Profit
  • Location Addis Ababa
  • Full Address Yeka Sub-city; Worda 08; House No: New; In front of : Yeka Sub City Administration Chefe Health Center; Near Magic Carpet, School, Ethiopia
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