Vacancy – Project Coordinator

Africa Uncensored is keen to hire a Projects Officer to support its projects team.

The overall function of the Projects Officer is to oversee the day-to-day running of projects and support fundraising developments in the organization. The Projects Officer should also be able to support production by having an eye on stories as well as an understanding of monitoring and evaluation.

Key responsibilities

  • Support the development of organizational Gantt chart
  • Lead fundraising efforts
  • Lead the implementation of existing projects
  • Lead the development of operational plans and budgets for programmes
  • Provide reporting on all aspects of grants and projects to partners as required
  • Prepare monthly programme updates and internal briefs on AUC projects
  • Participate in the preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual progress reports
  • Closely collaborate with Finance Office to ensure sound financial practices and budget compliance
  • Carry out any other assignments as required by your supervisor

Qualifications and skills

  • Bachelors’ degree in journalism, communication, programme management or any social sciences
  • Minimum of five years in project management
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of donor dynamics
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of audio-visual production
  • Excellent administrative skills
  • Strong IT skills, including good knowledge of Excel
  • Strong fundraising skills
  • Strong report writing skills
  • Fluent in English and Kiswahili (verbal and written)

Personal attributes

  • Hold strong, similar values with Africa Uncensored
  • Strong team player and work ethics
  • Strong organizer and problem solver
  • Strong networking skills
  • Strong listening skills
  • Excellent people skills
  • Good communication skills

If interested then make your application through this form no later than Friday, 15th April 2022 at 5PM.