Job Title: Principal Policy Analyst/ Planner (1 Vacancy)
Reports To: Under Secretary
Responsible for: The Planning and Budgeting Unit.
Duties: The officer will be responsible to the Under Secretary for performing the
Heading the Planning and Budgeting Unit.
Formulation of Budget, strategic plans and policies and coordination of their implementation.
Coordinating and managing the budget framework for the IG and acting as the link between IG and the Accountability sector.
Coordinating the implementation of various local and foreign funded projects and programs.
Coordinating strategic and operational budgeting for the Inspectorate of Government in line with Government of Uganda planning and budget cycle and process.
Monitoring, evaluating and preparing appropriate reports on budget performance of all projects and programmes in the Institution and the sector.
Reviewing and advising on budget policies and strategies.
Advising on the implementation of the institution work plan and preparation of the institution policy statement.
Harmonizing the resource flows into the institution in relation to Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) ceilings.
Preparing for submission of approved projects to the Finance Committee of the Inspectorate of Government.
a) Minimum Qualifications, Competences and Experience
At least an Honours degree in Economics, Statistics, Development Studies or any other relevant qualification in the field of Policy Analysis or Planning from a recognised University/Institution.
A Post Graduate Diploma in Policy Analysis and Planning from a recognised University/Institution.
Master’s degree in a relevant field from a recognized University/Institution will be an added advantage.
Must be Computer Literate and shall be required to show proof.
Applicants should have a minimum of six (6) years relevant working experience three (3) of which should have been gained at Senior Level in Government or equivalent level of working experience from a reputable
Ability to analyse plans and budgets and other forms of data, with sound judgment and planning skills.
Research, report writing, communication, networking and people skills.
High level of integrity.
b. Age limit: 30-40 years.
c. Remuneration and Benefits:
This position is placed in the IG’s salary scale IG-3
How to Apply:
Interested candidates who meet the specifications above should pick application
forms from and apply to;
The Secretary, Appointments Board
Inspectorate of Government
5th Floor Jubilee Insurance Building
P.O Box 1682
To reach not later than 19th October 2012, 5:00pm, local time.
The application forms can also be down loaded from the internet www.igg.go.ug
Please enclose detailed C.V, copies of academic certificates, transcripts and
testimonials, day time telephone numbers, postal and E-mail address. In addition
include telephone numbers of three competent referees, who should not be
Any form of canvassing for a post shall lead to automatic
Only successful candidates shall be contacted.
Deadline: 19th Oct 2012