Registered Nurse Job at Kakira Sugar Limited in Uganda

Job Title: Registered Nurse
Job Ref: 2012.5.12/A&S-U-MD-01
Reports to: Nursing Officer

Duties:
  • Conducting normal deliveries in labor suits 
  • Managing obstetrical emergencies and consulting the doctors on complicated cases
  • Providing total care to mothers during pregnancy
  • Supervising junior staff in the hospital at all levels
Qualifications and Experience:
  • A diploma in general Midwifery and proof of Registration with Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council
  • At least a minimum of 2 years working experience 


How to Apply:
applications with photostat copies of testimonials, certificates and CV, indicating day time telephone number, contact addresses of two referees and quoting the job reference number on the upper left-hand corner of the envelope should be sent to:
Mr. Moses H. Thenge
Human Resource Manager
Kakira Sugar Limited

Deadline: 30th Aug 2012


Health Inspector Job at Kakira sugar Ltd in Uganda

Job Title: Health Inspector
Job Ref: 2012.7.66/A&S-M-MD-11

Reports to: Medical Superitendant

Duties:
  • Carrying out health inspection of domestic and company premises on the state
  • Carrying out diseases surveillance
  • Sensitizing the community of public Health Laws
  • Ensuring protection of water source against contaminiation
Qualifications and Experience:
  • A Diploma in Environmental Health Science or its equivalent from a recognized institution and proof of registration with allied Health Professional Council.
  • A minimum of at least 2 years work experience in related field

How to Apply:
applications with photostat copies of testimonials, certificates and CV, indicating day time telephone number, contact addresses of two referees and quoting the job reference number on the upper left-hand corner of the envelope should be sent to:
Mr. Moses H. Thenge
Human Resource Manager
Kakira Sugar Limited

Deadline: 30th Aug 2012


Manager Jobs Vacancy at Finca in Uganda

Job Title; Manager  Recoveries

FINCA  is looking  for a Manager Recoveries  to be based at Head Office Kampala.   The   Manager Recoveries is a member of  the operations department . S/he is  responsible for ensuring portfolio quality   through initiating ,implementing  and evaluating   recovery  policies and procedures .The  position  reports to the Chief Operations Officer  but also works closely with the  legal manager as appropriate .

Key Result Areas
-Develop and review   recovery  procedures and strategies
- Plan  ,  budget and monitor recovery  procedures to ensure   collection  of non performing loans .
-Liaise   and  follow up with  court ballifs,  auctionares and lawyers  on cases submitted
-Liaise  and  provide support  to branch managers

Ideal  profile;
-A business  related   degree  from a recognized  institution . A   masters degree in  Business Administration  or Microfinance  will be  of an added advantage.
-At  least  5 years working experience in a recognized  micro finance institution  or commercial bank , with at least two years experience  at  Brach Manager  Level , or other acceptable  supervisory capacity.
-Comprehensive   appreciation  of the  credit  underwriting process .


How to Apply
For all interested candidates , Kindly log onto http;//fincaug.simplicant.com for the job details and application log.
All applications should be on line using the provided format/guide on the website provided by close of business day Friday 31st August 2012

Deadline: 31st Aug 2012


Reconciliation Supervisor Job Vacancy at FINCA in Uganda

Job Title; Payments  and Reconciliation supervisor
FINCA  is looking for a  Payments  and  Reconciliation Supervisor  to be based at  Head  Office , Kampala.  The position is a member of the operations department .  S/he will oversee  the settlement and  reconciliation  of  payment transactions   and general account  proofing  to ensure the bank  receives  timely and appropriate  values,  while minimizing   payments exposures.

Key Results  Areas;
-Indipendent   timely   reconciliation  of all settlement  transactions
-Monthly proofing  of all  general  internal  ledger accounts
-Manage  all   clearing activities  to ensure appropriate funds
-Daily review  and reconciliation of loans  payables

Ideal Profile;
-A  degree in Business  Administration  or  Commerce , Professional  qualifications is an added advantage .
-At  least  4 years experience  in a recognized  micro finance institution  or commercial bank , with at least two years experience   in  Bank  office  operations staff /Branch  Accountant
-Proactive and logical  skills
-Strong internal skills

How to Apply
For all interested candidates , Kindly log onto http;//fincaug.simplicant.com for the job details and application log.
All applications should be on line using the provided format/guide on the website provided by close of business day Friday 31st August 2012

Deadline: 31st Aug 2012


Jobs at Finca in Uganda- Supervisor

Job Title: Supervisor

Job  Title;Delivery  Channels  Supervisor

FINCA  is looking for  a  Delivery Channels Supervisor  to be based at  Head  Office, Kampala.  The position is a member of the  Operations department .  Reporting to the  operations , the position purpose is to  develop and integrate  multiple delivery channels  to serve FINCA’s  customers ,  expanding access to financial services  and supporting  business growth and out reach .
Key result areas;
-Liaison  with Customer  Support Centre , branch  customers / staff to identity  and  implement  innovations through  branch service delivery
-Relationship  management of internal  stakeholders /third party  service providers  and monitoring   of service level agreements  SLA’s  to ensure  quality service  and support for the  bank’s POS services
-Relationship, management  of third party  service provider and  monitoring of service level  agreements   SLAs  to ensure quality service  and support for the interwitch   ATM  network
-Oversight for  customer  ad optional   of ATM   channel in conjunction  with regional and branch managers

Ideal Profile;
-A degree in Business  Administration ,or  Commerce , Professional qualifications is an added advantage .
-At  least 6 years working experience  in a recognized micro finance  institution  or commercial bank, with at least four years experience  as an operations /POS  supervisor
-Strong knowledge in banking   operations
- Proactive and logical skills

How to Apply
For full interested candidates ,Kindly lo onto http;//fincaug.simplicant.com for the job details and application log. All applications should be online using the provided format /guide on the website provided by close of business day Friday 31st August 2012.

Deadline: 31st Aug 2012


Jobs at Kakira Sugar Limited in Uganda- Maintenance Superintendent

Job Title: Repair & Maintenance Superintendent
Job Ref: 2012.6.46/FY-M-EL-03

Reports to: Deputy electrical Engineering Manager

Duties:
  • Responsible for repair & Maintenance of all electrical equipment in the plant
  • Assisting the deputy electrical engineering manager draw up a comprehensive preventive maintenance programme for the section
  • Arranging relevant repair orders and maintenance schedules for the reported breakdown
  • Adhering and enforcing company safety, health and environmental policy among subordinate employees
Qualifications and Experience:
  • A bachelor of Science Degree in electrical Engineering or Higher Diploma in Electrical Engineering obtained from a recognized institution
  • A minimum of 5 years hands on experience in processing industry
How to Apply:
applications with photostat copies of testimonials, certificates and CV, indicating day time telephone number, contact addresses of two referees and quoting the job reference number on the upper left-hand corner of the envelope should be sent to:
Mr. Moses H. Thenge
Human Resource Manager
Kakira Sugar Limited

Deadline: 30th Aug 2012



Finance & Administration Manager Jobs at Lutheran World Relief in Uganda

Job Title: Finance & Administration Manager
Purpose:
  • To monitor, manage and report on all LWR funds
  • To oversee administration, logistics and office management
  • To build the capacity of local partners in financial management
Required Qualifications and Core Competencies:
  • Deep commitment to LWR's core values and ability to model those valuse in relationships with colleagues and partners
  • Bachelors Degree in commerce- Accounting or certified Public Accountant
  • Three years minimum experience in financial accounting and administration
  • strong computer and internet skills (MS Word, Excel, Explorer
How to Apply:
Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and detailed CVs to:
info@lwrearo.org and info-ug@lwrearo.org

Deadline: 31st Aug 2012


Program Manager Job at AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) in Uganda

Job Title: Program Development Manager
Duty Station: Kampala Uganda

Key Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for acquisition of new projects and project bids that fil within the overall goals of the organization
  • Provides analysis and evaluates new business opportunities, collaborative agreements and new ventures or partnership for management
  • Manages the proposal development process and maintains the lines for the proposal development
Competencies and Experience:
  • Experience in proposal development for grant opportunities especially USG grants
  • Ability to become convesant with AHF's work ethics within the Africa Bureau
  • Ability to network and track africa-wide grant opportunities and present ROI for AHF HQ on what would be worthwhile partnerships to pursue and assisting country level staff in this regard

Qualifications:
Bachelors Degree in Development Economics or Social Sciences with 7-10 years work experience directly related to program development and responsibilities specified above
Additional post graduate qualification in MBA, MPH, international development or masters in development studies

 How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit their C.Vs and copies of their academic qualifications to the following email address not later than 7th Sept 2012

Email: joseph.abilla@aidshealth.org

Deadline:7th Sept 2012


Jobs at AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) in Uganda - Director of Medicine

Job Title: Senior Director of Medicine

Key Responsibilities:
  • Leads the evaluation, planning and implementation of clinical programs and services, expansion projects ensuring appropriate resources, are evaluated and allocated for the delivery of patient care
  • implements and ensures the adoption of clinical guidelines, protocols and promotes the adoption of evidence based medicine, quality and efficiency of clinical practice
  • Provides advise to senior leadership of AHF and individual clinical facilities by providing input related to the effects of decisions and changes to the quality of care provided to patient.
  • Promotes and encourages operational research in the department
Qualifications and Competencies
  • Undergraduate degree in Internal Medicine and Surgery and Post graduate masters Degree in Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Public Health or equivalent
  •  Must have at least 10 years of HIV/AIDS clinical experience
  • Managerial skills and a minimum of 7 years of leadership experience
 How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit their C.Vs and copies of their academic qualifications to the following email address not later than 7th Sept 2012
Email: joseph.abilla@aidshealth.org

Deadline:7th Sept 2012



Jobs at Peace Corps in Uganda- Literacy Coordinator

Job Title: Literacy Coordinator

Announcement Date:  August 24, 2012
Closing Date: September 7, 2012 at 5:00 pm
Position Classification:   Full-time Services Contract

The Peace Corps is an agency of the United States Government, which sends American Volunteer development workers to assist in capacity building and technical assistance activities in over 70 countries worldwide.  Peace Corps Uganda invites applicants for the position listed above which is based in Kampala, Uganda.

Basic Function of Position:

This position provides support to the Program Manager for Peace Corps Uganda's Teacher Education program and works as part of a team with all members of the Programming and Training and Administrative Units. Responsibilities include technical training and support to Volunteers, literacy curriculum development consistent with the Uganda syllabus for primary education, materials development, community outreach, monitoring Volunteer projects for quality assurance and alignment to the project plan, data collection, reporting and evaluation. Coordination and communication functions include serving as a liaison between Peace Corps Uganda staff and Volunteers and USAID and their literacy development implementing agency Research Training Institute (RTI).

Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Include, but are not limited to, the following:

A. Assist with Project Development and Management (approximately 25% of the time)
• Assist in developing and maintaining Peace Corps literacy projects that reflect and serve the needs of Uganda as ascribed by the Ministry of Education.
• Assist in preparing documentation for the Peace Corps literacy projects that conforms to the mission, goals and standards of Peace Corps. Those include:
- An annual work plan with activities in line with promoting reading work for PCV trainers and submit to Peace Corps Uganda for approval.
- Annual financial reports to USAID/Uganda through coordination and compilation of data with Peace Corps administrative staff. The report will include a description of literacy training activities and small projects.
- Data and reports as determined for projects reflecting the collaboration between Peace Corps and Research Triangle International (RTI)
• Coordinate the small grant application process for PCV literacy projects.
• Assist in planning, implementing and monitoring Center-funded activities in conformance with relevant Peace Corps Washington policies and rules.

B. Coordination of Partnership (approximately 20% of the time)
• Liaise between PC-Uganda and USAID/Uganda’s activity manager on literacy goals and approaches.
• Advise and coordinate overall strategic directions between PC-Uganda, PCVs, and the School Health and Reading Program.
• Facilitate the collaboration and continuous dialogue among Peace Corps, USAID, and with Research Triangle International (RTI). As Peace Corps will precede the RTI project in its roll-out of literacy activities, the LC will stay informed and assess potential for creative and appropriate ways to partner with RTI and communicate those to relevant parties for agreement.
• Design and help launch a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between PC-Uganda and the USAID-funded “Uganda Literacy and Health Education” project.
• Launch, call and chair meetings of partnership stakeholders including MOES, Peace Corps, USAID, RTI, other international and local NGO implementers. 

C. Assist with Pre-Service and In-Service Training (approximately 15% of the time)
• Participate as team member to prepare Trainees/Volunteers to be a valuable member of their Ugandan communities. S/he will:
o Serve as the lead designer and trainer for Trainees/Volunteers on teaching Literacy and making literacy instructional materials for pre-service and in-service trainings.
o Assist in evaluating pre-service and in-service training events.

D. Assist with Project Monitoring and Evaluation (approximately 10% of the time)
• Assist in designing and implementing effective project monitoring and evaluation activities that include safety and security.
• Assist in preparing annual monitoring documents.
• Assist in preparing site visit reports and literacy project evaluation reports.

E. Assist with Volunteer Support (approximately 20% of the time)
• Assist with and travel throughout the country to provide advice and support to Volunteers who are working on literacy and document activities and results in regular site visit reports that are submitted to the Program Manager.

F. Safety and Security (approximately 5% of the time)
• Assist in integrating safety and security concerns into all training events.
• Keep the Safety & Security Coordinator informed of any safety and security concerns at a Volunteer’s site.
• Per Manual Section 270, maintain familiarity with the Emergency Action Plan, with specific responsibilities required in the event of an emergency, and with the procedures for reporting and responding to safety and security incidents.

G. Other Duties and Activities (approximately 5% of the time)

• Perform other duties as assigned


Qualifications and Experience
• Masters in Arts/science in primary education or related degree
• University degree in education, linguistics or related degree; excellent command of spoken and written English language.
• Experience in teacher lower primary education in Uganda
• Ability to work independently with limited supervision; good organization and time management skills;
• Willingness to take the initiative; excellent teamwork skills, strong service attitude; personal integrity; strong cross-cultural skills; strong interpersonal skills, strong interest in Uganda’s development; and ability to travel extensively.
• Required:
o Three years or more teaching experience
o Ability to work regularly from Monday through Friday schedule with occasional evening and weekend hours when necessary.
• Preferred:
o Registered Teacher trainer in the Ugandan teacher Education
o One year or more of teacher training experience.
o One year experience working with relevant government agencies, not-for-profit organizations, or private businesses.
Position Elements
• Supervision Received: Supervised by the Programming and Training Director with daily direction provided by the Program Manager for Education. For new, difficult, or unusual tasks, supervisors give directions on objectives and suggested procedures. The literacy coordinator is expected to take the initiative to meet established deadlines, and document and communicate procedures to the Program Manager.
• Available Guidelines: 1) Peace Corps Manual, 2) Foreign Affairs Manual 3) instructions provided by the Program Managers and the Programming and Training Officer. 4) Ugandan Curriculum for NTC, PTC and Primary schools.
• Exercise of Judgment: Broad exercise of judgment within the confines of job responsibilities.  The Literacy coordinator is expected to research, negotiate, and suggest solutions within the confines of the job responsibilities.
• Nature, Level and Purpose of Contacts: Works closely with Program Managers, PEPFAR unit, Programming and Training Director, Training Manager. Country Director and Peace Corps Trainees and Volunteers. Communicates at all levels as required by the job responsibilities.
• Supervision Exercised: None
• Length of contract: One year renewable on good performance for one year.

HOW TO APPLY
1.     Please submit a letter of interest, resume and any other documentation that addresses the qualification requirements of the position as listed above. Also, send names and contact information for three references.
2.     Attach an original copy of a reference letter from your are Local Councial (LC1)
Submitted documents become the property of the Peace Corps and will not be returned.  You will be contacted ONLY if you are deemed qualified and invited for an interview.

SUBMIT APPLICATION TO
applications@ug.peacecorps.gov
OR  via mail:
Administrative Officer
Peace Corps Uganda
Plot 48 Malcolm X Avenue
P. O. Box 29348
Kampala, Uganda
Clearly indicate the position applied for on the envelope.



Deadline: 7th Sept 2012


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