Institutional Strengthening and Advocacy Lead, Kampala, Uganda
Reporting to the Chief of Party, the Institutional Strengthening and Advocacy Lead will be responsible for achieving Activity success through implementing institutional strengthening aspects under all the objectives of the project including:
Identify and build Government of Uganda MDAs and IAOs knowledge, skills and attitudes to support their ability to design institutional strengthening plans and perform their mandates.
Coordinate conduct institutional self-assessments using PICAL in MDAs and OCAT in IAOs and ensure that institutional strengthening action plans in each institution are implemented as planned such as in communication, policy, M&E. IT, etc.
Qualifications and Experience
A Master’s Degree in public policy, public administration, international relations or other related field.
Minimum of 5 years institutional capacity strengthening hands-on experience in MDAs and IAOs is required, including experience working with USAID-funded projects.
Significant management experience, implementing complex donor-funded projects with multiple activities, and direct knowledge of the host country environment.
Excellent track record of achieving results in similar types of activities with a demonstrated high level of technical, analytical writing, and interpersonal skills.