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Director of Collaboration and Outreach – Uganda

Panagora Group, a woman-owned small business providing novel and integrated solutions in global health and international development, seeks a full-time Director of Collaboration and Outreach for an anticipated USAID/Uganda activity.  The Director of Collaboration and Outreach will lead learning, communications, and knowledge management activities on this mission-support contract. We seek innovation and highly motivated individuals to work on our team.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Support effective collaboration between and among USAID and its partners
  • Events planning, facilitation, note-taking and related services
  • Engage in thought-leadership efforts with USAID and other Ugandan stakeholders, thought leaders, and influence shapers
  • Maintain relationships with Ugandan media, and with actors in regional and international development
  • Develop reports, presentations, and other materials for learning events
  • Develop co-financing support for USAID/Uganda STIP grants with private sector and other donors and partner
  • Strengthen USAID efforts to integrate innovation throughout its portfolio

 

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in communications, journalism, international development or a related field
  • Minimum 10 years direct experience of communications, partnership-building, and/or CLA
  • 15 years of experience in the international development field
  • Knowledge of and experience with setting up and managing cutting-edge communication tools, such as social media platforms, interactive websites, etc.
  • Demonstrated skills and experience in building partnerships with various stakeholders
  • Experience in Uganda
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience on USAID contracts
  • Fluency in written and spoken English

 

To apply, please submit a CV and cover letter to connect@panagoragroup.net with “Director of Collaboration and Outreach – Uganda” in the subject line. No telephone inquiries. Finalists will be contacted.

Panagora is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices.