Job Requirements


Bachelor’s degree

Work experience:

3 years

Language skills:


Job Summary

Salary Range:


Contract Type:

Full time

NRC Uganda is looking to fill the role of Area Programme Manager – South West Uganda. Our ideal candidate has strong leadership skills and has experience in putting in place sound accountability structures in their area of focus. Furthermore, we seek an individual who has prior management experience and has experience in managing large-scale programmes both in Uganda and internationally.
The Area Programme manager will be responsible for implementing Integrated Programmes and representing NRC at coordination fora, as delegated by the Area Manager. The role holder will also be a member of the Area Management Team.
Professional competencies for this role:

• Minimum 4 years of experience in a management position in a humanitarian/ recovery context;

• Experience from working in complex and volatile contexts;

• Core competency expertise;

• Documented results related to the position’s responsibilities;

• Knowledge about own leadership skills/profile;

• Fluency in English, both written and verbal;

• Valid driver’s license.


• Deputise the Area Manager;

• Responsible for the core competency programmatic input to the contingency plan;

• Represent NRC in sectorial coordination, clusters, and/or working group, as delegated by the Area Manager;

• Support in developing innovative programming for urban H2R populations;

• Implement Community Based Programming with a Protection lens;

• Provide an enabling environment for the implementation of Cash-Based Interventions and contribute to the identification of opportunities to implement Cash-Cased Interventions and Market-Based Programs;

• Enable and ensure the participation of NRC in Cash-Based coordination platforms.


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