VACANCY. Adviser – Programme Officer at the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Kampala

Application deadline 20th may 2022

The Embassy is looking for a new member of its Development Cooperation Team. The main responsibilities will be development cooperation projects and programmes related to Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights, Food Security and Education. 

The candidate should have a demonstrated track record in successfully managing collaborative projects that engage multiple stakeholders. Knowledge of results-based management and high level of expertise in grant management is necessary. Work experience from multilateral organisations and institutions such as UN agencies is also relevant.  

The candidate must be comfortable with working in a multi-cultural environment and being a team player. 

Qualifications and competences: 

  • Higher education 
  • Good writing, analytical, communication and networking skills 
  • Very good knowledge of English, written and oral 
  • Flexibility and ability to work under pressure and manage multiple tasks. 

What we can offer: The Embassy is offering a fixed position with 6 months probation period. The employment is subject to the regulations for local staff at the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Kampala and Ugandan labor laws and regulations. We can offer a highly competitive salary and challenging tasks with a high degree of responsibility, in a flexible and friendly working environment.  


If interested in the position: 

Please send your application (application letter, CV and references - no other documents required) by e-mail to:  with subject heading: “Application Advisor” 


Closing date for applications is 20 May 2022. Late applications will not be considered. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. 


For any questions regarding this position, please contact Deputy Head of Cooperation Ms Kjersti Lindoe (  +256 722 744 203)