Eastern and Southern Africa Higher Education Centers of Excellence Project (ACE II)
Post: Project Coordinator
Job Reports to: Executive Secretary of IUCEA
Call for applications
In order to fulfil its ACE II mandate, the IUCEA Secretariat as the host of the Regional Facilitation Unit of ACE II hereby invites applications from qualified candidates from ACE II participating countries and beyond.
Information and Communication Officer, Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E), Procurement Assistant, Audit Assistant, Project Accountant, other project staff and consultants and technical experts hired by the ACE II Project.
To ensure that the project is properly managed and coordinated for successful implementation in accordance with the objectives and Terms of Reference of the Regional Facilitation Unit (RFU), the job holder will provide strategic leadership, effective management, and technical guidance when relevant in coordinating implementation of all ACE II Project activities and resources management. With the assistance of the Information and Communication Officer, s/he will also be the focal point for stakeholders (the governments of the participating countries, the World Bank, interested institutions, media etc.). S/He will be responsible for the production of quality outputs undertaken and financed under ACEs, and for proper management of accountability and reporting of the project funds.
Submission of Applications
The deadline for submission of applications to the IUCEA Secretariat is 9th February 2018. Application letters should be accompanied with the following documents:
(i) Certified copies of the applicants’ degree awards
(ii) Up to date and comprehensive Curriculum Vitae
(iii) Addresses of three referees, one of which should be of the current immediate supervisor.
Applications marked “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF ACEII PROJECT COORDINATOR in hard copy or electronic be addressed to:
The Executive Secretary
Inter-University Council for East Africa
Plot M833, Kigobe Road
P.O. Box 7110, Kampala, Uganda
Tel: +256 773181662