Uganda Director of Operations and Development

Supporting Opportunities for Ugandans to Learn (S.O.U.L.) Foundation

About the organization

Built upon a foundation of trust and collaborative solutions, S.O.U.L.
Foundation focuses on using a community-development driven model to eradicate poverty in
rural Eastern Uganda. Our main initiatives are education, maternal health, women's
empowerment, and food security. We have projects ranging from large-scale fish pond farming,
to goat rearing, women's leadership education, agriculture, pre-primary education, student
sponsorship and more. Once invested in these programs, community members emerge as
leaders and teachers for their fellow Ugandans.

Duties

S.O.U.L. Foundation seeks a motivated and dynamic candidate looking to gain a range of experiences in a growing international development organization. The Uganda Director of Operations & Development will oversee all staff and programs in a variety of capacities. The Director will work in close collaboration with the CEO/Founder, Uganda Program & Field Manager, Uganda staff, US Director of Operations, Director of Development, and other staff, board, and volunteers.

Qualifications

Required
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
● Resident of Uganda
● Strong statistical and analytical skills with the ability to effectively deduce conclusions
from data
● Excellent cross-cultural, interpersonal skills, and the ability to work with people from
diverse backgrounds
● Excellent computer skills, including MS Office and Google applications
● Ability to take initiative and work well under pressure to meet deadlines
● Reliable, self-motivated and dynamic
● Ability to work in a team and form productive, supportive, and professional
relationships with staff
● Commitment to S.O.U.L. Foundation’s mission and vision

Strongly Preferred:
● Master’s Degree in a relevant field
● Experience with project and staff management in rural settings
● Experience in a number of sectors (e.g., education, economic empowerment, and
maternal health) that pertain to S.O.U.L. Foundation

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Submit your CV and cover letter to [email protected]

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