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11 Feb 2022

Assistant Field Officer at Duhozanye

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Job Description



Duhozanye  is a  Non- Governmental  Organization  legally operating in Rwanda granted legal personality No 131/11 of 2003 whose mission is“ to ensure the socio-economic rehabilitation of widows and orphans of the genocide in order to integrate them into everyday life so that they can particularly striving for self-reliance and generally participate in the development of the country”.

To achieve its mission of ensuring social economic empowerment of women with focus on widows of genocide against the Tutsi and other marginalized and vulnerable women in the community, in partnership with Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA) and Kvinna till Kvinna (KtK), Duhozanye is recruiting a competent Assistant Field officer to support the smooth implementation of its projects.

Duty station: 

Assistant Field officer: Southern Province, Nyanza District

The requirements are as follow:


Roles and Responsibilities 

Education qualification 


Assistant field officer

  • To assist the District field officer in implementation off all PPIMA project activities
  • Implement the project activities in within his/her area of responsibility as per the annual work plan and budget.
  • Ensure that the implementation of work plan is consistent with the envisaged outputs and objectives of the project document.
  • support a coordinated and collaborative approach is undertaken among project stakeholders at field-level /in implementing project interventions and achieving desired outcomes.
  • Assist the District Field officer in organizing various training workshops under PPIMA project
  • Update and report to the District Field officer at a regular basis

At least hold a bachelor’s degree or advanced diploma in Development Studies, political science, social sciences, education or any other related fields.

  • At least 2 years of experience of working in projects, specifically in women empowerment and civic education programs
  • Demonstrated experience working with civil society organizations
  • Good knowledge of civil society in Rwanda
  • Experience in establishing and maintaining collaborative relationships with different stakeholders.
  • Having a basic understanding of project management cycle
  • Fluent communication (verbal & written) skills in English and Kinyarwanda required
  • Having a successful record of working with local authorities
  • Strong report writing skills
  • Able to share learnings, success stories and best practices
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Excel and Word is absolutely essential
  • Having driving licence category A will be an added value
  • Ability to respond to the  Results framework

It is in this regard that Duhozanye is looking for suitable candidate for the above position 

Type of the contract: One-year, Renewable based on the performance and the availability of resources for the positions

Method of Application

Interested candidates should address their application enclosed with a cover letter, Curriculum vitae, academic documents and other relevant certificates to the legal representative of Duhozanye Organization and delivered in a single PDF document to Duhozanye’s e-mail “[email protected] not later than 17th February, 2022 at 5:00 pm. Duhozanye is an equal opportunity employer, and for the position female candidates are encouraged to apply. 


  • The subject of the e-mail should be mentioned Assistant Field officer
  • Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for a written test.

 Done on 10th February 2022

 The Management of Duhozanye organization 

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