Hospital Internal Auditor Jobs at Ruharo Mission Hospital Ankole Diocese in Uganda



Job Title: Hospital  Internal  Auditor
Ruharo  Mission  Hospital  Ankole  Diocese  is recruiting  qualified  candidates for the vacant   position above.
Qualifications
•    Degree  in Business  Administration  (Finance/ Accounting  option)  or  equivalent
•    3  years  experience  in auditing
•    Certificate of ACCA/CPA or  equivalent  is an added  advantage
•    Computer  knowledge  is a must.
Responsibilities
•    Reviewing  and appraising  the  soundness , adequacy  and application  of accounting , operating  and internal  control  systems  of the  Hospital  on a  continuous  basis.
•    Monitoring  the implementation  of the  accounting , operating  and  internal  control  systems  and  recommending  improvements  thereto.
•    Verification  of  individual items  including  detailed  testing  of  transactions , balances  and procedures.
•    Ascertaining  the extent to which  the  Hospital  assets  are  accounted  for  and safeguarded from  losses of all  kinds .


How to apply
Applicants  must be  mature  Christians  willing  to work  in a team  and must  submit  3 reference  letters  , one from your  Church  pastor , academic  testimonials , registration  certificates , CV, application  letter  and certificates of  Baptism,  Confirmation  and  Marriage.
Applications  should  be  sent  before  time to;
The  Diocesan  Human  Resource  Officer
Ankole  Diocese
P. O. Box  14, Mbarara

Deadline:  10 /07 /2013



Jobs at UNDP in Uganda - Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist



Job Title: MONITORING & EVALUATION SPECIALIST
Location :     Kampala, UGANDA

Additional Category    Millennium Development Goals
Type of Contract :    FTA International
Post Level :    P-3
Languages Required :
    English 
Starting Date :
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)    01-Sep-2013
Duration of Initial Contract :    1 Year (full time)

Background

The United Nations in Uganda is already halfway in its implementation of its Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF). In line with the call to Delivering as One and with the principles of the Paris Declaration and the Accra Action Plan, the UNDAF results are aligned with the objectives of the National Development Plan of Uganda and aims to strengthen a more harmonized and coherent UN assistance in the country. The United Nations in Uganda recently undertook a mid-term review of the current UNDAF and management of the UN system, utilizing the principles provided by the UN Triennial Comprehensive Policy Review, the Paris Declaration and the Accra Agenda for Action and the UN Guidelines on One UN and Delivering as One (DaO). The conclusions of the review were straightforward: the UN is advancing towards building coherence, increasing effectiveness, relevance and sustainability and contributing to key national outcomes. However, more steps are needed to become a full pledged self-starter of Delivering as One; a request by the Government of Uganda and launched by the UN Country Team in October 2012. The UN proposes to advance the five Ones – One Programme, One Leader, One Office, One Budget, and One Voice. With the One Programme the UN hopes to improve coherence and in preparation for that, the UN Country Team (UNCT) in Uganda has undertake an Action Plan to deliver UNDAF results in the remaining period (2013-2014) of the current UNDAF cycle as One UN. This will be the basis and pilot for the One UN Programme for the next UNDAF cycle when the UN in Uganda will be in full DaO mode.
 Under the guidance of the Resident Coordinator and the direct supervision of the Coordination Specialist, the M&E Specialist will assist the UNCT in the development and implementation of a comprehensive mechanism for the monitoring and evaluation of the UN’s Development Assistance Framework in Uganda. This would entail the development and coordination of existing agency specific M&E capacities and resources, and working closely with the UN’s Thematic Working Groups to support and facilitate the M&E related aspects of the TWG’s work.

 The M&E Specialist will also need to establish an external network with National Counterparts including the Government, Civil Society, Academia and other institutions that are involved with Development related M&E. The primary purpose of this interaction is for learning and dissemination of information and to mobilize resources for activities such as surveys etc.

Duties and Responsibilities

Support the UNCT in the development and implementation of an UNDAF M&E Framework and the establishement of a  corresponding M&E system. Contribute  to the end of cycle reviews of UNDAF 2012-2014 and the development of the new UNDAF 2015-2019/One Programme.

    Undertake End of UNDAF 2010-2014 and UNDAF Action Plan Reviews;
    Development of an overall M&E Framework which will form an integral part of the UNDAF Document;
    Development of technically sound and clearly defined SMART indicators for each UNDAF Outcome;
    Development of the UNDAF Results Matrix;
    Development of evaluation tools and processes, innovative approaches in evaluation that meet the requirements of the UN DaO principles;
    Compilation of Periodic progress reviews of the UNDAF Results Matrix through the TWGs;
    Designing and undertaking periodic evaluations of progress vis-a-vis the stated UNDAF Outcomes and corresponding indicators.

Assist the Joint UN Team (JUNT) on M&E and the Programme Management Team (PMT) in the monitoring, management and implementation of UNDAF processes and in coordinating the M&E of UN Joint Programmes.

    Serve as UNRCO focal point/ secretariat in JUNT M&E and with the government’s M&E TWG;
    Revitalize work of JUNT M&E with clear TOR and membership;
    Keep track of UNDAF M&E activities, studies, surveys and other M&E-related products;
    Promotion of evaluation standards, quality assurance/control and other global, regional and national M&E principles;
    Provision of feedback into policy/project/programme design, including comments on various documents;
    Surveys designed and undertaken for the collection of required data if not available from existing sources;
    Advisory assistance provided in the design and implementation of regular agency M&E activities.

 Direct responsibility and accountability for the management, enhancement and oversight of the UN in Uganda Data Bank and responsibility for appropriate tools and activities for data collection, integration and dissemination (DevInfo, EMIS etc).

    Manage and enhance the current UN Uganda Data Bank (DevInfo, eMIS etc) towards an effective One UN RBM M&E System;
    Technical support to joint programmes for the implementation of the joint programme electronic Management Information System (JP eMIS) in the Data Bank;
    Coordinate and support reporting of UN agencies and joint programmes in the Data Bank.

 Knowledge building and knowledge sharing on monitoring and evaluation, including resource mobilization

    Contribute to capacity development to enhance the enabling environment; orient and train UN programme staff in understanding and applying results-oriented monitoring & evaluation policies, tools & methods;
    Identification and formulation of lessons learned from evaluations and studies to be integrated into broader UN in Uganda knowledge management;
    Facilitate UN joint programmes’ application of best practices & advocate UNDP successful experiences in results-based monitoring & evaluation as well as substantive areas of expertise through global knowledge networks;
    Collaboration and coordination with other UN agencies, government agencies, NGOs, and other organizations on monitoring and evaluation issues;
    Participation in evaluation community remaining abreast of latest development and professional norms, standards, tools and methodologies;
    Support resource mobilization efforts, especially for activities such as surveys etc.

Competencies
Technical Competencies:

    Design and management of evaluation processes, including with multiple stakeholders;
    Survey design and implementation;
    Social science research;
    Project/programme/policy planning, monitoring and management;
    Understanding of human rights-based approaches to programming;
    Understanding of gender considerations;
    Understanding of Results Based Management (RBM) principles;
    Logic modeling/logical framework analysis;
    Real-time, utilization-focused, joint, summative and formative evaluation;
    Quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis;
    Rapid assessment procedures;
    Participatory approaches.

Corporate Competencies:

    Demonstrates integrity by modeling the UN’s values and ethical standards;
    Advocates and promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of UN;
    Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability.
    Treats all people fairly without favoritism

 Functional Competencies:

    Shares knowledge and experience from within and outside the UN Country Team;
    Encourages UN staff to share knowledge;
    Develops deep understanding in UNDAF, UN System reform and MDGs;
    Ability to lead the implementation of UN programme activities, strengthening of strategic partnerships for UNDAF implementation;
    Ability to build and sustain effective partnerships with UN Agencies and main constituents, advocate effectively, communicate sensitively across different constituencies;
    Focuses on impact and result for the client;
    Leads teams effectively and shows conflict resolution skills;
    Establishes priorities for self and other members of the RC office; schedules activities to ensure optimum use of time and resources; monitors performance against development and other objectives and corrects deviations from the course;
    In providing advice to the RC, has the capacity to gather comprehensive information on complex problems or situations; evaluates information accurately and identifies key issues required to resolve problems;
    Consistently approaches work with energy and a positive, constructive attitude;
    Demonstrates excellent oral and written communication skills;
    Remains calm, in control and good humored even under pressure;
    Demonstrates openness to change and ability to manage complexities;
    Responds positively to critical feedback and differing points of view.

Required Skills and Experience
Education:

    Master’s degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, Economics, Political Sciences, Social Sciences or related field.

Experience:

    5 years of post Master’s relevant experience at the national and/or international level in monitoring and evaluation, including hands-on experience in design, monitoring and evaluation of development projects and establishing relationships among partners;
    Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages, experience in handling of web based management systems.

Language Requirements:

    Fluency in English is essential.

UNDP is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified Women are encouraged to apply.

FC: 26941

How to Apply:
http://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=38620

Deadline: 16/07/2013







Jobs at Clinton Health Access Initiative in Uganda - Marketing and Business Development Coordinator



Job Title: Marketing and Business Development Coordinator- Essential Child Medicines
Job Location      Uganda, Kampala     Type      Full-Time Paid
Business Unit      In-Country Operations        
More information about this job:
Overview:

About the Clinton Health Access Initiative:

The Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) is a global health organization committed to strengthening integrated health systems in the developing world and expanding access to care and treatment for HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases. CHAI’s solution-oriented approach focuses on improving market dynamics for medicines and diagnostics; lowering prices for treatment; accelerating access to life-saving technologies; and helping governments build the capacity to provide high-quality treatment.

Since its establishment in 2002 by President William J. Clinton, CHAI has worked on the demand and supply sides of the market to help more than 2 million HIV+ people access treatment—representing nearly half of all people on HIV treatment in developing countries. Building on this model, CHAI has expanded its scope to include efforts to strengthen healthcare delivery systems and to combat malaria and childhood illnesses.

For more information, visit us at: www.clintonhealthaccess.org.

                                                



Position: Marketing and business development coordinator- Essential Child Medicines

Location: Kampala, Uganda

Background:

Diarrhea kills roughly two million children every year worldwide. In Uganda, diarrhea is responsible for ~15,000 child deaths, approximately 10% of all child mortality (third behind only malaria and pneumonia). This is in spite of the fact that a simple, highly-effective, and affordable treatment solution exists in the form of oral rehydration salts (ORS) and zinc. However, diarrhea remains grossly neglected: from 2007-2011, $6.5 billion of global funds were allocated to address HIV/AIDS; while only 0.23% of this figure ($15 million) was used to tackle diarrhea. This imbalance is now being addressed through an international effort, of which CHAI has been a driving member, leading to the development of treatment scale up programs in 10 high burden countries, including Uganda.

In Uganda, a program to scale-up diarrhea treatment with ORS and zinc is being undertaken by CHAI in partnership with the Ministry of Health. The problem is that these treatments are caught in a market trap: low levels of consumer/caregiver awareness about the appropriate treatment lead to poor demand for these products; this results in an anemic market, which provides no incentive for suppliers to optimize distribution networks, promote the products, or reduce margins; this, in turn, leads to a lack of availability, unaffordable prices, and minimal marketing – completing the vicious cycle and ensuring that consumer access is repressed. CHAI now seeks to break this vicious cycle by addressing both demand and supply-side barriers to access.

Description:

The Marketing and Business Development Coordinator for Essential Child Medicines will be responsible for leading the design and implementation of an ambitious, large-scale demand generation campaign to increase awareness around the recommended zinc and ORS treatment for diarrhea.  This demand generation campaign will be focused on two fronts: (1) a concerted effort to improve the ORS and zinc prescription practices of health providers, and (2) a communication campaign to increase awareness and demand for zinc and ORS amongst consumers/care-givers.

This work will likely involve briefing, selecting and working with an experienced marketing agency to design materials, coordinate messaging through multiple channels, and monitor effectiveness over multiple years. The Marketing and Business Development Coordinator will be responsible for developing and coordinating high-impact marketing and promotion partnerships with the Ministry of Health, implementing NGOs, social businesses and religious bureaus to reach people at the bottom of the pyramid.  This role will involve heavy implementation and will require a very “hands-on” approach.

CHAI is seeking a highly motivated individual with an exemplary record of leadership and project management. Successful candidates will have excellent communications skills, be able to function independently, be self-motivated, have the ability to thrive in challenging environments, and have a strong commitment to excellence. We place great value on relevant personal qualities: independence, flexibility, resourcefulness, responsibility, tenacity, energy, and work ethic.

The Coordinator will spend ~15% of his/her time travelling domestically, primarily to regions with limited facilities.
Responsibilities:

Marketing

•        Development, coordination and implementation of a large-scale nationwide marketing plan that incorporates various forms of media, social mobilization and interpersonal communication (IPC) to increase awareness and demand for zinc and ORS

•        Develop a robust media/channel strategy that will ensure maximum value for money and that incorporates use of innovative media and non-media options

•        Coordination (alongside a partner organization) of a national effort to train health providers in the proper treatment of diarrhea in children with ORS and zinc

•        Ongoing management and coordination of market research to inform the development of the marketing strategy, potentially including focus groups, surveys and data analysis

•        Manage all aspects of the campaign including campaign planning, media buying, etc.

•        Manage the relationship with creative and media planning agencies and be the interface between the creative team, the team at CHAI and other stakeholders for rolling out an effective campaign

•        Monitoring and evaluation of marketing efforts, and generation of regular progress reports

•        Foster relationships with other partners implementing marketing plans for ORS & zinc to ensure optimal co-ordination of communication messages 



Business development

•        Develop partnership with NGO, Social Businesses and religious organization to streamline key messages about diarrhea management and leverage their distribution capacities to reach population at the bottom of the pyramid

•        Explore sales and marketing opportunities beyond traditional pharmaceutical distribution channels: scope the opportunities and provide recommendations

•        Act as the focal point between these partners and CHAI
Qualifications:

•        Minimum of 4-year experience in an advertising or marketing function in the private sector, with increasing levels of responsibility and leadership

•        Experience developing insight led marketing campaigns.

•        Exceptional project management skills and attention to detail. Ability to create budget and ensure follow up

•        Experience working in cross-functional teams to understand how other areas of a business impact marketing (such as sales, supply chain and regulatory functions)

•        Entrepreneurial mindset and strong self-motivation

•        Demonstrated success in coordinating partners and developing relationships in order to drive a multi-stakeholder process

•        Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and be effective under tight deadlines and in high-pressure situations

•        Strong problem solving skills and quantitative analytical capabilities, including fluency in Excel

•        Ability to develop and execute a coherent demand generation strategy, amidst substantial ambiguity and changing circumstances

•        Strong work ethic and flexibility

Advantages:

•        Advanced degree in business, marketing, or a related field

•        Experience working in partnership with not-for-profit organizations

•        Experience in promoting Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) or Over-the-Counter (OTC) healthcare products

How to Apply:
https://careers-chai.icims.com/jobs/3794/job



Closing Date; 17/07/2013




Regional Reporting Specialist Job at FINCA International in Uganda



Job Title: Regional Reporting Specialist - Africa
Location:     Uganda
Job Code:     1228
# of openings:     1
Description





FINCA International, one of the world's leading microfinance institutions, provides financial services to more than 1,000,000 clients through 22 wholly-owned and operated subsidiaries in Africa, Eurasia, Latin America and the Middle East and South Asia. FINCA is a pioneer in providing microfinance products and services including credit, savings and money transfers to the lowest income entrepreneurs.



SUMMARY

Regional Reporting Specialist is primarily responsible for development of reports for subsidiaries of FINCA providing financial services.



ESSENTIAL DUTIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

    Develop new reports;
    Fix existing reports when deficiencies are discovered;
    Support reporting platforms used by the company;
    Monitor quality of reports developed;
    Assess complexity and provide time estimation for reports development;
    Collect business requirement for new reports;
    Conduct gap analysis of new requirements against existing reports;



SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY     



Individual contributor



COMPETENCIES           

Analytical

Technical Skills

Teamwork

Quality

Interpersonal Skills



QUALIFICATIONS



4  years of experience in software development and/or reporting in financial services or banking area.



Proven experience working with Oracle databases and reporting tools.



Knowledge of Oracle (SQL, PL/SQL).



Experience of work in software development companies is an advantage



Strong knowledge in banking operations and accounting is an advantage



Knowledge of Microsoft reporting services is an advantage



Education & Experience            

Bachelor’s Degree in technical or Computer science, Master’s degree is a plus



Language Skills

Fluency in English is required.

Fluency in French is a plus.



Reasoning Ability                                                 



Be able to setup priorities and make decisions under stress conditions.



Computer Skills                                                    



Microsoft Windows, Microsoft office products: Word, Excel, Visio



KEY DELIVERABLES



Developed Reports

Fixed deficiencies in existing report

Collected business requirements





KEY RELATIONSHIPS



Regional Reporting Manager

Regional FLEXCUBE Administrators and Engineers

Regional Core Banking Program manager

Regional Business Analyst

Enterprise Data Architect



List of the departments and positions that this position will need to interact.



TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS

Availability to travel 25% of the time


How to Apply:
http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH06/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=FINCA&cws=1&rid=1228

Deadline: 17/07/2013




Jobs at Plan International in Uganda - Project Coordinator


Job Title: Project  Coordinator 
Plan  International  is one  of the  oldest  and largest  children’s  development  organizations  in the  world .
Qualifications
•    Bachelor  degree  (preferred) in Education , Gender  studies  , Social work , Law  , Human  Rights  or  its  equivalent 
•    At least  5 years  experience  in  coordinating  school   based/education projects  with  technical  expertise  in gender  in  Uganda
•    Experience  in advocacy  and civil  society  strengthening  is  preferred
•    Excellent  communication  skills  , both  in written  English  and verbally
•    Demonstrable  abilities  in accurate  planning  , budget  and reporting
•    Knowledge  of community  and  school  scorecards would be  an advantage


How to apply
Suitably  qualified  candidates  should  forward  soft copies  of letters  of application , together with a CV  to the  email  address  below indicating the  Job  title  in the  subject. Contact  telephone numbers , copies of relevant   certificates , names and contact  details  of three referances plus salary history  should be included and sent to the  undersigned  to;
The  People  & Culture  Manager ,
Plan  Uganda
Email: Uganda.recruitment@plan-international .org.

Deadline: 30 /07 /2013




Jobs at Plan International in Uganda - Monitoring Evaluation and Research Manager



Job Title:  Monitoring Evaluation  and  Research  Manager
Plan  International  is one  of the  oldest  and largest  children’s  development  organizations  in the  world .
Qualifications
•    Bachelors  degree in a development  related  field
•    Master’s  degree  (preferred )  in Development  , Social Sciences  or its  equivalent
•    Significant  training  /backgraound  and professional  training  on  programming  and/or  related field
•    Demonstrated  experience  and  expertise in MER  tools  , systems  and  processes
•    Demonstrated  experience in designing  and  conducting  research  initiatives , case  studies  and professional  documentation
•    Open to  feedback  and willing  to try  new  approaches  in Monitoring , Evaluation  & Research 
•    Ability  to  communicate  effectively  Monitoring  , Evaluation  systems  and  processes  for  rights –based  programs


How to apply
Suitably  qualified  candidates  should  forward  soft copies  of letters  of application , together with a CV  to the  email  address  below indicating the  Job  title  in the  subject. Contact  telephone numbers , copies of relevant   certificates , names and contact  details  of three referances plus salary history  should be included and sent to the  undersigned  to;
The  People  & Culture  Manager ,
Plan  Uganda
Email: Uganda.recruitment@plan-international .org.

Deadline: 30 /07 /2013




Sales Managers Jobs at Multinational Veterinary Pharmaceutical Company in Uganda


Job Title: Sales  Managers

Multinational  Veterinary  Pharmaceutical Company  is seeking  to recruit  experienced  candidates  for the vacant  position above.
Job Purpose
•    Shall  report  to the  Regional  Sales  Director  and  will be  responsible  for developing , implementing  and managing  the  sales  business strategy   and 
•    Activities  in order to  meet the Company’s  objectives  for  business  retention , growth  and  profitability .
Skills
•    A  Degree  in  Veterinary  Medicine or  an  equivalent  qualification from  a  reputable  institution
•    1  to  3  years  experience  in sales  proven  leadership   within the  pharmaceutical  industry
•    Proven  track  record  in managing  and   directing   a  highly  skilled  , motivated  , successful  and  results-oriented  sales  team .
•    Strong  leadership  , communication  , negotiation  and  interpersonal  skills
•    Ability  to operate in a  fast-paced  and  changing  market  environment
•    Willing  to travel  and work  in rural  parts of  Uganda


How to apply
Those interested  in the  above  position and  have  the necessary  qualifications  and experience  , should  send  their  applications to ;
Human  Resource  Manager
Plot  703, Banda –Jinja  Road
P. O. Box  24721  Kampala-Uganda

Deadline: 08 /07 /2013



Medical Officer Job Vacancy at Kakira Sugar Limited in Uganda




Job Title: Medical  Officer
Kakira  Sugar  Limited  is recruiting  qualified  candidates  for the vacant position above.
Responsibilities
•    Managing  gynaecology  and  obstetrics  &  neo-natal  cases  at the  hospital .
•    Carrying  out minor  surgical  operations .
•    Assisting  fellow  doctors  in running  the  general  outpatient  clinic/in-patient wards.
•    Recommending  to the  Medical  Superintendent  patients  who merit  referral  to  outside  hospitals
Qualifications
•    Must be a holder  of a  Bachelors’  in surgery  and  Medicine  obtained  from  a recognized  University .
Experience
•    Adequate  experience  in handling  medical  cases  independently  will  be added  advantage .


How to apply
Applications  with  Photostat  copies  of testimonials , certificates  and  curriculum  vitae, indicating  daytime  telephone  contact  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  Resources  Manager
Kakira  Sugar  Limited 
P. O. Box 121, Jinja-Uganda

Deadline: 12 /07 /2013



Finance Manager Job Vacancy at National Centre for State Courts in Uganda


Job Title:  Finance  Manager
National  Centre  for  State  Courts  NCSC is  recruiting  qualified candidates for the  vacant vacancy above.
Job Summary
•    The  Finance  Manager  will  perform  general  accounting  duties  including  payroll administration , reporting  and  reconciliation of  office  expenses  and overall  financial  administration   of the  office .
Qualifications
•    Competitive  candidates  will  possess;
•    A  University  degree  in business  administration  , management  , finance  or  other  related  degree;
•    At  least  five  years  of  substantive  financial  management  experience ;
•    Financial  management  experience  with  USAID  funded  projects ;
•    Proven  proficiency  in Microsoft  Excel


How to apply
Qualified  candidates  are encouraged  to send  CV’s  and  expressions  of interest   detailing  the above qualifications  to ;
ncscsafe@gmail.com

Deadline: 09 /07 /2013



Sales Executives Jobs at Prime Housing Estates in Uganda


Job  Title:  Sales  Executives

Prime Housing  Estates  is recruiting  qualified candidates  for the vacant  vacancy  above.
Knowledge
•    Strong  interpersonal  negotiation  and  communication skills
•    Ability to  operate in a  fast-paced  and changing  market environment
•    Willing  to work under pressure in order to  achieve the  company’s  goals  and objectives

Requirements
•    Diploma  in  Business Administration  or  its  equivalent
•    2-3   years  related  sales and marketing  experience


How to apply
Submit all  the  applications  to the General  Manager 
Prime  Housing Estates
Post  Office , Kampala  Road
3rd  floor  Annex , Suite 3454,

Deadline: 05 /07 /2013


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