Job Requirements


Bachelor’s degree

Work experience:

2 years

Language skills:


Job Summary

Contract Type:

Full time

Food for the Hungry (FH/U) is a Christian international relief and development organization that has been working in Uganda since 1989. FH is currently operating programs in Asia, Latin America, and Africa with support offices in the UK, Canada, Switzerland, the United States of America, and Japan. FH’s primary goal is to end all forms of poverty worldwide. In Uganda, FH is operational in the Districts of Adjumani, Kitgum, Lamwo, Kween, Mbale, Namutumba, and Amudat Districts implementing programs in four main sectors of Education; Food Security and Livelihoods: Health/Nutrition and Disaster Risk Reduction; with the Head office located in Kampala.

FH/Uganda is actively seeking qualified candidates committed to its Heartbeat and Corporate Strategy to fill the career openings on a rolling basis;

Job Title: Project Officer

Position Type: Full Time National Staff

Location: Amudat

Reports to: Program Area Manager

Contract Length: 2 years (Fixed)

Start Date: Immediate (To be hired on a rolling basis)

Job Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Veterinary medicine, Social Sciences, or related field with two years of relevant experience

• Fluency in written and spoken English is a must. Working knowledge of Pokot and other languages are spoken in Karamoja/ Amudat will be an added advantage

• NB: The job requires possession of riding experience and a valid riding permit.


How to apply

FHU is an equal opportunity employer. All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by Clearly stating the position applied for in the Subject line and submitting only electronic copies in one pdf file not more than 25MB of an application letter, a detailed CV, contact telephone numbers, copies of relevant testimonials/certificates, names/contact details of three referees, addressed to:


The Human Resources Manager,

Food for the Hungry Uganda





Summary of Key Functions:

• Provide technical support to the project team

• Monitoring and reporting on Livelihood issues

• Networking and coordination

• Knowledge management and knowledge sharing

Duties and Responsibilities:

Key Result #1: – Provide technical support to the project team

Key Result #2: – Monitoring and reporting on Livelihood and gender issues

Key Result #3: – Networking and Coordination

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