LCED is currently looking for qualified candidates for the following positions:

 

  • Volunteer (program)

  • Volunteer (administration)


Job Title: Volunteer

 

Closing date for application: 7th Dec 2018

Organization: Lacha Community and Economic Development (LCED)

Section: Programme

Duty Station: Juba, Republic of South Sudan, with 40% travel on field locations

Start date: ASAP

Duration: Two months, renewable depending on performance and availability of funds.

Download:   pdf LCED call for volunteers (program) (172 KB)

 

JOB PURPOSE

Under the supervision of the Program Associate, the Volunteer will provide assistance to the LCED program staff in order to effectively plan and conduct field activities in a timely manner. The volunteer will also represent LCED in different for a (cluster/sub-cluster/partner/stakeholder meetings) when requested, helping maintaining a positive working relationship between LCED and other humanitarian actors and stakeholders.

WORKING DAYS/HOURS

The Volunteer is expected to work 5 days a week, from Monday to Friday, for a total of 8 hours per day, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. S/he might be require to work during weekends and public holidays as per request of the Program Manager, according to the planned activities.

 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

·         Collaborate with the LCED program staff, and other NGO teams if required, to plan the field activities, including drafting budgets, activity plans and travel plans,

·         Conduct field visits and assist LCED in selection and training of enumerators, data collection, distribution planning and conduction, and report writing,

·         Regularly update his/her supervisor and M&E officer on the state of the activities, following the LCED reporting lines,

·         Represent LCED in cluster/sub-cluster/partner/stakeholder meetings as necessary, and promptly report the information to the Program Manager,

·         Provide monthly progress reports to his/her supervisor,

·         Perform any other task requested by his/her supervisor or line manager.


QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS 

  • Education: Bachelor Degree in Social Science, Development Studies or equivalent is required.

     

  • Work experience: Previous work or volunteer experience in an NGO context is an added advantage. Proven experience in report writing and data collection is highly desirable.
  • Language proficiency: Fluency in written and spoken English. Proficiency of Arabic or a local language of Greater Equatoria is an added advantage.

  • Other skills: Computer literacy (Microsoft Office, Excel, Power Point, Internet browsers, e-mailing) is essential.

  
COMPETENCIES

  • Professionalism: Ability to take initiative, prioritize tasks, work independently and with minimum supervision. Ability to report to a supervisor in a timely manner. Demonstrated ability to manage processes and maintain accurate records.

  • Planning and Organizing: Demonstrated effective organisational skills and ability to handle work in an efficient and timely manner. Demonstrated ability to coordinate tasks to meet deadlines, transparency, accountability and flexibility. Ability to multitask.

  • Teamwork: Good interpersonal skills. Ability to work in a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity. Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain effective work relationships with counterparts. Proven negotiation skills applied to the humanitarian context are highly desirable.

  • Communication: Ability to write in a clear and concise manner and to communicate effectively orally. Knowledge of the work environments, HR policies and communication lines.

 

HOW TO APPLY

If you meet the above requirements, please submit your application, including your CV, cover letter and academic certificates (if applicable), to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. keeping in copy This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Alternatively, the application can be hand-delivered to the following address:

            LCED Juba Office

            Munuuki Block B, Plot 80 (near St. Kizito hospital)

            Juba, Republic of South Sudan

            Phone number: +211 920700097

Please do not attach any original academic certificate or any valuable document, unless you are specifically requested to present it. Please note that ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


 Job Title: Volunteer

 

Closing date for application: 7th Dec 2018

Organization: Lacha Community and Economic Development (LCED)

Section: Administration

Duty Station: Juba, Republic of South Sudan, with 20% travel on field locations

Start date: ASAP

Duration: Two months, renewable depending on performance and availability of funds.

Download:    pdf Call for volunteers_administration_LCED (328 KB)
 

JOB PURPOSE

Under the supervision of the Admin and Finance Officer, the Volunteer will support the Admin unit with the recruitment and orientation of new staff, and will undertake tasks in order to ensure that proper administrative, procurement and logistics processes are undertaken in a timely manner.

WORKING DAYS/HOURS

The Volunteer is expected to work 5 days a week, from Monday to Friday, for a total of 8 hours per day, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. S/he might be require to work during weekends and public holidays as per request of the Admin and Finance Officer, according to the planned activities.

 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare pay rolls for the staff
  • Plan and  arrange travel for the staff
  • Support the recruitment and orientation process for the new staff
  • Support  the LCED procurement process
  • Update staff IDs, files, contracts, and assist maintaining admin databases
  • Provide regular updates to staff on admin-related information
  • Work  closely with finance and logistics to mitigate fraud and conflict of interest

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS 

  • Education: Bachelor degree or diploma preferably in HR, business administration or equivalent is essential.

     

  • Work experience: Previous work or volunteer experience in an NGO context is an added advantage. Proven experience in report writing and data collection is highly desirable.
  • Language proficiency: Fluency in written and spoken English. Proficiency of Arabic or a local language of Greater Equatoria is an added advantage.

  • Other skills: Computer literacy (Microsoft Office, Excel, Power Point, Internet browsers, e-mailing) and electronic databases is essential.

     

  
COMPETENCIES

  • Professionalism: Ability to take initiative, prioritize tasks, work independently and with minimum supervision. Ability to report to a supervisor in a timely manner. Demonstrated ability to manage processes and maintain accurate records. High levels of transparency, accountability and confidentiality.

     

  • Planning and Organizing: Demonstrated effective organisational skills and ability to handle work in an efficient and timely manner. Demonstrated ability to coordinate tasks to meet deadlines, and ability to multi-task.

  • Teamwork: Good interpersonal skills. Ability to work in a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity. Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain effective work relationships with counterparts. 

  • Communication: Ability to write in a clear and concise manner and to communicate effectively orally. Knowledge of the work environments, HR policies and communication lines.

 

HOW TO APPLY

If you meet the above requirements, please submit your application, including your CV, cover letter and academic certificates (if applicable), to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. keeping in Cc This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Alternatively, the application can be hand-delivered to the following address:

            LCED Juba Office

            Munuuki Block B, Plot 80 (near St. Kizito hospital)

            Juba, Republic of South Sudan

            Phone number: +211 920700097

Please do not attach any original academic certificate or any valuable document, unless you are specifically requested to present it. Please note that ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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LCED COORDINATION OFFICE, UGANDA

J&M Hotel, Office Room No. 17 Kitende-Bwebajja Hill, Entebbe Road, Kampala, Uganda
P.O. BOX 26338
Tel: +256 (0)783 738910

LCED COORDINATION OFFICE, SOUTH SUDAN

Munuuki Block B, Plot 80 (near saint Kizito hospital), Juba, South Sudan
Tel: +211 (0)920 700 097

LCED OPERATION OFFICE, SOUTH SUDAN

Plot A, Mirimotto, Mundri-Maridi road,
Mundri West, Western Equatoria State, South Sudan