National Director, World Vision Uganda



Deadline: 7 Jul 2023 Post: National Director for World Vision Uganda

Job Description:

As the national director for World Vision Uganda, you will plan, organise, and oversee the execution of all elements of the organization’s ministry there. You will be a valuable part of the World Vision Partnership and a role model for the organization’s Twin Citizenship values, ensuring high ministry quality and impact. By representing the organisation both locally and internationally, you will support partnership life and togetherness. In order to ensure that World Vision’s operations are successful, you will lead the Uganda team in implementing the nation’s strategy in accordance with the organization’s global strategy, Our Promise.

Qualifications and Experience required:

  • Applicable master’s degree
  • 10 years minimum of management experience, with a minimum of 5 years at the National/Country Director or comparable level in complex development programming. Desirable: Knowledge of the WV integrated programming areas of education, health & nutrition (including WASH), resilience & livelihoods, and child protection. Humanitarian emergency assistance and microfinance operations experience are plusses.
  • Track record of successfully managing senior leadership teams and collaborating with boards
  • Extensive prior experience managing sizable grants and collaborating with UN agencies (WFP, UNHCR, etc.), government donors (USAlD, EU, DFAT, FCDO, etc.), and other government organisations.
  • Clear communicator (both orally and in writing), with the capacity to persuade the board, senior management team, personnel, donors, NGOs, public servants, local leaders, and other stakeholders and partners.
  • 20% regular domestic internal travel to project locations is expected as a requirement for travel. It will be necessary to travel abroad 10% of the time.

Application Process:

Apply online before the closing date of 07 JULY 2023 after reviewing the complete duties and qualifications for this post of National Director for World Vision Uganda. For more detailed information on this post go to the job dscription link.

Our mission, which we have been working on for more than 70 years, is to assist the most vulnerable kids in escaping poverty and living full lives. Motivated by our Christian faith, we assist children from all backgrounds, especially those who are in the most hazardous locations.

Visit our website at for more details on World Vision International. Life in all its completeness is what we envision for every child. We ask for the desire to bring about change in every heart.


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