World Vision Uganda (WVU) is a Christian relief, development and advocacy non-government organisation dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. We currently work in 43 districts and have 48 Area Programmes implementing projects in health & nutrition, water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH), livelihoods & resilience, education and child protection. World Vision (WV) is committed to the protection of children and adult beneficiaries from exploitation and abuse and will not employ people whose background is not suitable for working with these beneficiaries. All employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks where possible.
Due to expansion in scope of our programmes, we are now seeking for a qualified and passionate individual willing to share in our vision and join the team in the following role.
Position: Partnerships Specialist
Report to: Programme Quality Director
Location: Kampala – National Office
Purpose of the position:
To provide strategic leadership and coordination of all key partnerships under the WV Uganda National Strategy. This will entail support to new and ongoing technical partnerships for grant funded programmes at national and field level, strategic partnerships with key donors, peer NGOs / CBOs, learning partners and government ministries. This position will also be responsible for promoting good practice in partnering across World Vision Uganda, reviewing all potential partners for due diligence and strategic alignment and monitoring the performance of partnerships in order the maximise and broaden learning and impact across WV Uganda programmes.