Rural Development Project Officer job at Christian Action For Reconciliation And Social Assistance (CARSA)

Vacancy title:
Rural Development Project Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Admin & Office ]

Jobs at:

Christian Action For Reconciliation And Social Assistance (CARSA)

Deadline of this Job:
Thursday, June 15 2023 

Duty Station:
Within Rwanda , Kigali, East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, May 18 2023, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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The Rural development Project officer will be responsible for planning, implementing, and monitoring all projects related to Reconciliation Cell Groups (RCGs), including the Cow for Peace project and other projects that empowers RCGs. The ideal candidate will have experience in project management and implementation, working with small groups, trauma healing, and conflict management. They will work closely with other departments within CARSA to ensure collaboration and synergy in project implementation. The Rural development Project officer will also be responsible for ensuring the proper financial management of project resources and coordinating logistics for all Empower Booster workshops and events.

Key Responsibilities:
Plan, implement and monitor all Empower-related projects such as Empower Workshop, RCGs, and Cow for Peace in line with CARSA's mission and
Develop and manage project budgets, work plans, and
Coordinate with other departments within CARSA to ensure collaboration and synergy in project
Ensure the implementation of monitoring and evaluation frameworks to track the progress of
Ensure proper financial management of project
Prepare project reports, success stories

Bachelor in Community development studies, Rural development, social sciences or any related field.
At least 3 years of relevant experience in project implementation, trauma healing and reconciliation, working with small groups, and conflict
Strong understanding of the socio-political context of Rwanda and the Great Lakes
Demonstrated experience in project reporting.
Fluency in English and Kinyarwanda; French is an added advantage.
Motorbike Driving (Category A)

Skills and Competencies:
Excellent project management and organizational
Strong interpersonal and communication
Ability to work independently and as part of a
Strong analytical and problem-solving
Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities
Ability to work under pressure and meet
Ability to adapt to changing circumstances and
Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft
Knowledge of project management tools and software is an added advantage.
Passionate about CARSA's mission and values

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

To apply, please submit your CV with a portfolio of Rural Development Projects, and Cover letter to , no later than 15th June 2023. Note that the closing might happen before the deadline depending on the Volume of applicants therefore submit as earlier as possible.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for assessment

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Rwanda
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Thursday, June 15 2023
Duty Station: 
Posted: 18-05-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 18-05-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 18-05-2065
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