Who You'll Work With
You will be based in Uganda on an upcoming funded cities programme. You will lead large scale reform programmes and build effective relationships with clients from a wide range of professional and cultural backgrounds.
You will work in collaboration with the Government to support inclusive economic development and structural transformation, by building the enabling environment for investment into urban, energy and infrastructure sectors. The programme will be delivered in close collaboration with international donors and the Government. The overall impact of the programme will be enhanced inclusive economic growth leading to job creation and ultimately to poverty reduction.
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What You'll Do
You will provide technical and managerial leadership in setting the programme direction and its implementation, including leading an internal full time team as well as international and national consultants/advisors on a demand driven basis.
You will coordinate planning and monitoring of project activities, including progress monitoring, as well as ensuring effective budget and programme reporting. Together with the programme leadership team, you will build relations with various government entities and stakeholders at a senior level during the inception stage to increase awareness of the programme. You will also be responsible for high-level coordination and representation of the programme with the donor and other key stakeholders, as well as for ensuring data is disseminated effectively amongst the relevant stakeholders.
You will provide on-going leadership, capability building and mentorship to the technical and programme management teams, as well as ensure effective overall programme governance. You will also be responsible for quality oversight in programme design and overall delivery of interventions, ensuring timely delivery of quality services and contractual commitments and risk compliance.
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