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Tuesday 25 February 2014

Planning & Reporting Analyst - MTN-Uganda

Vacancy : Planning & Reporting Analyst
Recruiting Company : MTN-Uganda
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Business Intelligence & Planning Manager

About MTN:
MTN-Uganda is the leading telecommunications Company in Uganda, providing payphone, fixed lines, fax/data, internet and mobile services. MTN Uganda launched commercial services in Uganda, just six months after acquiring and signing of the license. MTN has since grown to be the leading Telecommunications Company in Uganda servicing in excess of 6 Million customers and growing. Despite insufficient infrastructure, MTN has covered in excess of 90% of the population, providing services in over 150 towns and villages and their immediate environments.

Job Summary: The Planning & Reporting Analyst will be responsible for the preparation of the MTN Business Plan and forecasts as well as monitoring company performance and business environment while interpreting data concerning customers, channels, competition and the macro-environment into relevant, accurate and usable strategic knowledge.

Drivers Needed at Monitor Publications Limited Uganda

Job Title: Drivers (Several Job Positions)
Organisation: Monitor Publications Limited (MPL)
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Transport Supervisor

About MPL:
Monitor Publications Limited, a Nation Media Group Company is Uganda’s most influential media house, operating The Daily Monitor and Sunday Monitor newspapers, 93.3KFM, 90.4 Dembe FM, Nation Couriers and the Monitor Business Directory.

Job Summary: The Drivers will transport staff, deliver newspapers and parols to various destinations safely and securely within set deadlines.

Key Duties
Drives staff or deliver newspapers and parcels to various destinations as assigned. Keeps the vehicle in the cleanest and top mechanical condition.
Monitors the distances covered, book the vehicle for service and ensure it is serviced as required.
Maintains a work book for each assignment and logs in the distances covered.
Monitors the condition of the vehicle and reports defects for rectifying immediately. Fuels the vehicle, takes care of tools and accessories.
Checks duty roaster route and vehicles assigned.
Sorts and loads parcels ensuring the first-in-last-out order for efficient drops en route.
Signs off the loading strip list and leaves for destination within set deadlines.
Performs any other duties as assigned by the Transport Supervisor.

The prospective Driver should ideally possess an ‘O’ Level Certificate (Uganda Certificate of Education) or its equivalent
Possess a valid driver’s license, with at least 2 classes e.g. CM or DL

 Skills & Experience:
At least 3-5 years working experience as a company driver
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a very good command of English High drive for results and ability to work with deadlines
Very high personal standards
Working mechanical knowledge is an added advantage.

All potential job suitors with a desire to work in one of Uganda’s leading Media Houses, Monitor Publications should please send your applications, detailed CV and academic documents with a daytime telephone number by to: The Resourcing & Talent . Management Specialist, Monitor Publications Ltd. P.O. Box 12141, Kampala, Uganda. Or you can send an email to resourcing@ug.nationmedia.com.
NB: Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Deadline: 5th March 2014

Business Manager - Barclays Bank Uganda

Vacancy :  Business Manager West- BA4 - 00149236
Recruiting Company : Barclays Bank
Duty Station:  Kampala,
Country Uganda

About Barclays Africa:
Barclays Africa encompasses Barclays Global Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, and Barclaycard operations in 10 countries organised in four geographic areas: North Africa (Egypt), East and West Africa (Ghana, Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya),  Southern Africa (Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe), and Indian Ocean (Mauritius and Seychelles).

Barclays Africa serves its 2.8m customers through a network of 573 branches and service centres providing a variety of traditional financial products including retail mortgages, current and deposit accounts, commercial lending, unsecured lending, credit cards, treasury and investments.

Key Duties
1. New Business Development:
Increase Barclays product penetration for the customers under management by reviewing their portfolio to determine potential cross sells and proactively recommend new products to customers.
Create customer proposals based on the needs analysis and follow through the sales process.
Refer to the relevant Barclays product area for specialist product help or advice (e.g. Asset Finance) when uncertain about the product delivery or application process. Respond directly to customers with the details.
Achieve agreed sales targets for new accounts, cards, assets and liabilities, through a proactive calling programme to Business Club customers.

Dairy Extension Officer - Uganda Crane Creameries Cooperative Union Limited

Job Title:  Dairy Extension Officer
Organisation: Uganda Crane Creameries Cooperative Union Limited (UCCCU)
Duty Station:  Mbarara,
Country: Uganda

About UCCCU:
Uganda Crane Creameries Cooperative Union Limited (UCCCU) is a farmers’ organization whose main objective is to promote dairy farmers, coordinate their activities and work out programmes to improve dairy farming and processing within the region and collaborate with other stakeholders in the dairy sector in Uganda; UCCCU is implementing projects with various development partners in south western Uganda with an aim of assisting members on extension services.

The job holder will be assisting dairy farmers in the production and supply of good quality milk.
Technically advising farmers on milk handling and supply of good quality milk.
Mentoring and training milk assistants from member unions and primary societies on texting and weighing of raw milk at milk collecting centres (MCCs)
Advising the organization i.e. UCCCU and its members on the new technologies of the latest technologies of testing and weighing in the booming dairy industry including modern systems of milk payments to farmers.
Take lead in the identification and dissemination of appropriate dairy production information to UCCCU and all its constituent members.

Property and Operations Manager - Aga Khan Development Network Uganda

Job Title: Property and Operations Manager
Organisation: Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN)
Duty Station:  Kampala,
Country Uganda
Reports to: AKF Uganda Country Director

About AKF:
Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) is a private, not-for-profit, non-denominational international development agency of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN). AKF works in collaboration with partners to develop and promote innovative solutions that help improve the quality of life of communities in areas we work. This is achieved through a systemic and Multi-Input Area Development programming approach that responds to the opportunities and priorities of a given area with long-term and synergised interventions. Specifically in Uganda, AKF currently supports programming in education, early childhood development (ECD) and strengthening civil society.

Job Summary: The Property and Operations Manager will primarily be responsible for effectively managing AKF’s property portfolio as well as supporting the provision of procurement and logistics services to the wider AKF Uganda organisation including its Programmes/Projects.