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Wednesday 13 February 2013

Nurse Jobs Opportunity at Virus Research Institute in Uganda

Nurse Needed

Uganda Virus Research Institute is seeking to recruit suitable qualified applicants for the above vacant post.
Provide medical care to patients or study participants
Carrying out Census at household level

The successful candidate should have a certificate in general enrolled nursing from a reputable institution.
Working experience of at least 6 months in a reputable healthy organization.
How to apply
Medical Access Uganda Limited
Plot 28 Nakasero Road
P .O .Box 23186 Kampala, Uganda
Tel; +256 414 237 707/8/9
Deadline: 20th February 2013

Electrical Engineer is needed at electrical Transmission company in Kampala Uganda

 Electrical Engineer Jobs Vacancy at Electricity Transmission Company in Kampala 

Job Title: Electrical Engineer

Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited is seeking to recruit qualified applicants for the position above.
Key Result Areas
Participate in tendering , evaluations up to contract award in line with Government of Uganda and lender procurement requirements .
Support the Senior Electrical Engineer through preparation of weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual project progress repport.

Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent professional qualification.
Post Graduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management or Business Administration will be of added advantage

How to apply
Suitable qualified persons should send their applications enclosing photocopies of academic qualifications.
The Manager
Human Resource and Administration
Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited
P. O. Box 7625
Deadline: 15th February 2013

Counselor needed at Virus Research institute Kampala Uganda

Counselor Jobs Vacancy at Virus Research Institute in Kampala 

Job Title: Counselor
Uganda Virus Research Institute is seeking  suitable qualified applicants for the above vacant post.
The successful candidate should possess diploma in counseling and guidance from a recognized institution .
A certificate in HIV/AIDS counseling confirming to the MOH HCT policy is an added advantage .
Must be a registered counselor with the Uganda Counselling Association
Must follow the code of ethics associated with the respective certification.
Pleasant , social hardworking , flexible , with a spirit of team work/building.

How to apply
All qualified applicants should send their CVs with photocopies of their academic documents
Medical Access Uganda Limited
Plot 28 Nakasero Road
P .O .Box 23186 Kampala, Uganda
Tel; +256 414 237 707/8/9
Deadline: 20th February 2013

Mechanic needed at Virus Research Institute in Kampala Uganda

 Mechanic Jobs at Virus Research Institute in Kampala 

Job Title: Mechanic
Uganda Virus Research Institute is seeking to recruit suitable qualified applicants for the post of a mechanic
O’ level
Diploma in motor vehicle mechanics
Valid driving permit
At least 3 years experience in a busy automobile workshop
High level of integrity

How to apply
Medical Access Uganda Limited
Plot 28 Nakasero Road
P .O .Box 23186 Kampala, Uganda
Tel; +256 414 237 707/8/9
Deadline: 20th February 2013

Executive Director is needed byANPPCAN

Executive Director - ANPPCAN

The African Network for the Prevention and Protection against Child Abuse and Neglect (ANPPCAN) is a pan African network that promotes child rights and child protection in Africa.
Its mission is to enhance, in partnership with others, the prevention and protection of children from all forms of maltreatment, thus, ensuring that the rights of children are realized.
Job title: Executive Director
The position holder will support the Executive Director in ensuring efficient and effective utilization of the organization’s human and financial resources in accordance with ANPPCAN’s policies and procedures; provide overall leadership to the Finance and Administration team of the organisation, maintain a sound and optimal Human resources management system and environment in the organisation, support the Executive Director in the overall management of the organization as part of the organization’s senior management team and ensure smooth day-to-day administration of the ANPPCAN Secretariat
Duty Station : Kampala with periodic travel upcountry
Contact/How to apply: 
For detailed information about the job descriptions and requirements for the above positions, please visit our website www.anppcanug.org – The vacancies can be found under the “About us” tab.
Interested candidates shall fill in and submit the Vacancy Application Form which is available on the website to email address – recruitment@anppcanug.org.
Any applications received after this date will not be considered.
Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
 Job expires in 18 days.

IT/Software Development needed by Action Africa Help Uganda

Management Information Systems Officer - Action Africa Help Uganda

Job category: IT/Software Development
Minimum degree: Bachelors degree

Job Summary:
 Provide technical support to the program staff, beneficiaries and other stakeholders on monitoring and evaluation according to AAH Uganda evaluation strategy and donor requirements; to set up and operate Market Information System, and train counterparts.
Duties & Responsibilities
Develop computerized systems (solutions) that will facilitate quality management and dissemination of market information throughout the organization, to beneficiary farmers/entrepreneurs, and to other relevant community stakeholders.
Monitor utilization and performance of existing in-house systems with the aim of carrying out corrective actions that enable beneficiary farmers/entrepreneurs, and other relevant community stakeholders to manage and sustain their livelihoods.
Conduct data analysis and processing during research, baseline surveys and ministry review surveys.
Provide technical support in advanced use of office applications (MS Word, MS Excel and MS Access, Computer configuration, program installation and trouble shooting and statistical tools) especially in areas of proposal writing and reports to the project team.
Design brochures, certificates and publications on behalf of other departments.
Prepare and submit project reports to the Project Manager on a monthly basis; and periodically as required by AAH I Uganda and in line with grant requirements.
Required Qualifications and Skills
Bachelor's Degree in Computer science, Information Technology and/or other related field from a recognized university.
Working knowledge of Market Utilization and Agriculture information software.
Conversant with general office procedures including the use of Microsoft Publisher, Power Point, Excel spreadsheets, Word and Mail System.
Extensive working knowledge of data bases.
Outgoing, helpful and a good problem solver.
Ability to write technical reports.

Employment type: Full time
Country: Uganda
City / Location: Kyangwali

Contact/How to apply:
Interested persons who meet the above criteria should submit their applications (together with an updated (CV) with at least three suitable referees with their telephone contact to:
Human Resource Officer,
Action Africa Help Uganda;
Plot 72 Ntinda Road, P O Box 10501,
Kampala, Uganda.
Closing date: February 14, 2013 - 5pm

Budget Analyst needed by the US Embassy uganda

Budget Analyst - US Embassy

US Embassy
The American Embassy is seeking an individual for the position of Budget Analyst in the Financial Management Section.

Job title: Budget Analyst
Employment type: Full time
Country: Uganda
City / Location: Kampala
Job category: Accounting/Finance/Insurance
Min. years of experience: 3 years
Minimum degree: Bachelors degree

Under the direct supervision of the Financial Specialist, the incumbent oversees multiple post budgets and will be responsible for budget formulation in conformance with approved guidelines, budget monitoring and reporting as well as response to data calls. Performing research and computations necessary to establish cost and expense levels for financial plans and provide justifications for the same. Ensuring that obligations and expenditures are in accordance with the budget. Advise agencies through the Financial Management Officer on variations in the budget and recommend alternatives and options in order to ensure that there
is adequate funding for the various programs. Ability to forecast and project expenditure and advise agencies on adequacy of available funding and need for reprogramming. Report preparation for assigned agencies and the Financial Management Officer.
A copy of the complete position description listing all duties and responsibilities is available on http://kampala.usembassy.gov/job_opportunites.html
NOTE: All applicants must address each selection criterion detailed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each item.
1. Education required: Completion of a university degree in either of the following; Accounting, Business Administration, Commerce, Social Sciences, Arts, Education, Social Work and Social Administration, Law, Commerce, Finance, Ethics and Development are required.
2. Work Experience required: Three years of progressively responsible experience in financial management and budgeting with a computerized system, or cashiering is required.
3. Language required: Level IV English ability (fluent written, spoken and reading).
4. Knowledge required: A good working knowledge of budgeting fundamentals, forecasting techniques and financial management is required.
5. Skills and Abilities required: Must be able to relate funds management with mission, programs and projects at post. Must be able to understand budget management and implications of changes of priorities. Must possess a high level of interpersonal skills and ability to articulate complex issues both orally and written is required.

When equally qualified, US Citizen Eligible Family Members (USEFMs) and U.S. Veterans are given preference. Therefore, it is essential that the candidate specifically address the required qualifications above in the application.
1. Management will consider nepotism/conflict of interest, budget, and visa status in determining successful candidacy.
2. Current employees serving a probationary period are not eligible to apply.
3. Current Ordinarily Resident employees with an Overall Summary Rating of Needs Improvement or Unsatisfactory on their most recent Employee Performance Report are not eligible to apply.
4. Currently employed US Citizen EFMs who hold a Family Member Appointment (FMA) are ineligible to apply for advertised positions within the first 90 calendar days of their appointment.
5. Currently employed NORs hired under a Personal Services Agreement (PSA) are ineligible to apply for advertised positions within the first 90 calendar days of their employment unless currently hired into a position with a When Actually Employed (WAE) work schedule.
Contact/How to apply:
Interested candidates for this position must submit the following for consideration of the application:
1. Universal Application for Employment as a Locally Employed Staff or Family Member (DS-174).
2. A combination of both; i.e. Sections 1-24 of the UAE along with a listing of the applicants work experience attached as a separate sheet.
3. A current resume or curriculum vitae.
4. Candidates who claim US Veterans preference must provide a copy of their Form DD-214 with their application. Candidates who claim conditional US Veterans preference must submit documentation confirming eligibility for a conditional preference in hiring with their application.
5. Any other documentation (e.g. essays, certificates, awards) that addresses the qualification requirements of the position as listed above.
Human Resources Office
By email at KampalaHR@state.gov.
Please use standard file types such as Microsoft Word (.doc) and Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) and please send all documents in one file attachment.
Telephone: 0414-259-791/5
Closing date: February 25, 2013 - 5pm