Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Jobs at NARO 2014 - Assistant Systems Administrator

National Agricultural Research Organisation (NARO) is recruiting Assistant Systems Administrator  for Rwebitaba ZARDI – Kyenjojo, Uganda

Job Ref: Rebitaba/12


Deadline:  17th November 2014

Terms: This is a fulltime position

Duties: Responsible for maintaining regular backups of all NARO data stored on the LAN and WAN and ensuring that all designated systems are subject to a daily, weekly, monthly and annual electronic and media backup and restore regime; Plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures to protect data, software, and hardware; Ensure all appropriate work is entered into the MS Dynamics SL database including maintaining the information so as to ensure its timeliness, accuracy, relevancy, escalation and status.


Education: Should hold Bachelor’s Degrees in Computer Science or Information Technology with certification in CCNA


Experience: Jobs At least two years’ experience in a WAN environment.


How to Apply:
All candidates who wish to join NARO are encouraged to send their applications to the Director General, NARO, P.O. Box 295, Entebbe, Uganda.

The complete applications should include three copies of your Curriculum Vitae and one copy of certificates, transcripts and other relevant documents. The application should bear the title of the post as well as the reference number specified against the vacancy (Check at top of the advert). The applicants should not apply for more than three posts.



Socioeconomic Technical Manager Jobs at Africa Innovations Institute (AfrII)

Africa Innovations Institute (AfrII) has a vacancy for a Socioeconomic Technical Manager  in Kampala, Uganda


Deadline: 5th November, 2014

Terms: This is a fulltime position

Duties: Responsible for overseeing the technical implementation and logistics for gathering socioeconomic and household metrics. SI he will manage and coordinate field teams for accurate collection and uploading of socioeconomic data.


Education: The ideal candidate should hold a minimum of MSc in Economics, Social Sciences, Development Studies, or related fields.


Experience: A minimum of three or more years’ experience in conducting socioeconomic surveying work and managing field teams.


How to Apply:
All candidates are strongly encouraged to send their applications which must be accompanied with the most recent CV including three referees with their current addresses and contact details. Please note carefully: Both electronic and hard copy of the applications with all supporting documents should be submitted to: The Chairman, Africa Innovations Institute, Plot 78, Bukoto Old Kira Road P.O Box 34981, Kampala, Uganda.
E-mail to: The Chairman, Africa Innovations Institute; e-mail: info@afrii.org, please copy b_mugyenyi@yahoo.co.uk

ICT Specialist Job at Private Sector Foundation Uganda



Private Sector Foundation Uganda (PSFU) is recruiting Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Specialist in Kampala, Uganda

Deadline: 10th November 2014

Terms: This is a fulltime position

Duties: Actively coordinate the development and deployment of on online business registration and licensing computer applications platform while ensuring security, reliability, and availability at all times.


Education: Should possess an honours Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, Engineering or its equivalent with postgraduate qualification in a relevant discipline like information technology or computer science
Professional/ Industry IT Certification such as ITIL, CCNA, CCNP, MCSE, OCA, etc. is desirable.

Experience: A minimum of five or more years of relevant working experience, three of which should have been at supervisory level


How to Apply:

All candidates are encouraged to deliver their application letters, updated curriculum vita and photocopies of academic and professional certificates to the address below.
Please indicate the position being applied for on top of the envelope.
The Project Coordinator,
Competitiveness and Enterprise Development Project (CEDP)
Private Sector Foundation Uganda (PSFU)
Plot 43, Nakasero Road,
P.O. Box 7683, Kampala- Uganda.


Jobs at Barclays Bank for Human Resources Business Partner

Barclays Bank  has a position for a Human Resources Business Partner-AVP in Kampala, Uganda.


Deadline: 5th November, 2014

Terms: This is a fulltime position

Duties: Serve as the focal contact point for the business area for all HR related queries. The incumbent is also responsible for the interpretation of local HR policies and maintain HR standards and best practice within business units.


Education: The applicant should be CIPD qualified or hold similar post graduate qualification and evidence of continued professional development.


How to Apply:
If you feel challenged by any of the above positions, and believe you can deliver on key deliverables as outlined above, upload your application letter, current curriculum vitae and photocopies of academic certificate to our recruitment website detail below:


Barclays is an equal opportunity employer that recruits, develops and promotes people on merit, and rewards outstanding performance, regardless of background and gender.

For queries contact us on 0417122453 or email: barclays.uganda@barclays.com

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Jobs at United Nations Regional Service Centre - Travel Officer


United Nations Regional Service Centre Entebbe (RSCE) is recruiting a Travel Officer in Entebbe, Uganda


Deadline: 7th November, 2014

Terms: This is a fulltime position

Duties: Manages the day to day functions of the Unit and co-ordinates all travel related matters within the field mission; supervises a team of junior Travel Assistants; Manages the administration all official field mission travel, official shipments and incoming and outgoing shipments of personal effects, including the processing of requests for border clearance and the coordination of insurance coverage for all official and personal effects shipments; Oversees and reviews the work of junior Travel Assistants for accuracy and correct application of the relevant rules and regulations.


Education: Should hold an advanced University Degree, preferably in the field of business administration, travel, transport and related fields is required.


Experience: For holders of a Master’s Degree, at least two years of progressively responsible professional experience working with complex travel operations. For holders of a Bachelor’s Degree, at least four years of progressively responsible experience is required.



How to Apply:

All suitably qualified candidates who wish to join the United Nations in the aforementioned capacity should submit their applications which should include the following documents:
Updated Curriculum Vitae
The United Nations Personal History form (P-11), download here
Copies of educational certificate(s) and a copy of National Driving License Class B, C, D, and E.
All applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by e-mail and must include the Vacancy Announcement Number and the Job Title and send to: rsce-hrs-recruitmentservices@un.org
Or send to: RSCE, Entebbe Support Base, Buku Road, P.O Box 710. Entebbe. Uganda.
All applicants are strongly encouraged to apply by e-mail and must include the Vacancy Announcement Number and the Job Title.
Application received after the established deadline will not be considered.

NB: All applicants MUST indicate the Job Opening # for which they are applying, on the subject line in the email or on the sealed envelope, e.g. RSCE-2014-NPO-HRS-003, NOB.


Hospitality and Tourism Training Technical Specialist /Advisor Jobs at Private Sector Foundation Uganda

Private Sector Foundation Uganda (PSFU) is recruiting a Hospitality and Tourism Training Technical Specialist /Advisor in Jinja, Uganda


Deadline: 10th November 2014

Terms: This is a fulltime position

Duties: Provide on-going technical support and sector  expertise to the Principal and management team of HTTI during the planning, design and  construction period of the new institute.


Education: The candidate should hold a good Master’s degree in hospitality and tourism or a related subject; as necessary, an equivalent combination of education and professional experience may be considered in lieu of formal education.

Experience: Thorough knowledge and understanding of the Tourism sector and East Africa Africa’s business environment.


How to Apply:

All candidates are encouraged to deliver their application letters, updated curriculum vita and photocopies of academic and professional certificates to the address below.
Please indicate the position being applied for on top of the envelope.
The Project Coordinator,
Competitiveness and Enterprise Development Project (CEDP)
Private Sector Foundation Uganda (PSFU)
Plot 43, Nakasero Road,
P. O. Box 7683, Kampala- Uganda.

Senior Business Development Officer Job Vacancy at Britam


British-American (Britam) is recruiting a Senior Business Development Officer in Kampala, Uganda

Deadline: 31st October, 2014

Terms: This is a fulltime position

Duties: Responsible for securing new business in General Insurance lines either directly or through brokers

Education: The applicant should hold a good Bachelor of Commerce degree or equivalent
Good advancement in CII Credits


Experience: At least four years’ experience with bias in General Insurance Underwriting as well in Group Life and Pensions


How to Apply:


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