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Saturday 1 March 2014

Chief of Section, Procurement, - United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia

Job Title:  Chief of Section, Procurement, P5
Organisation: United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (AMISOM)
Duty Station: Entebbe,
Country: Uganda
Job Opening Number: 14-PRO-UNSOM-32881-F-ENTEBBE (M)

AMISOM replaced and subsumed the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Peace Support Mission to Somalia or IGASOM, which was a proposed Inter-Governmental Authority on Development protection and training mission in Somalia approved by the African Union in September 2006.IGASOM was also approved by the United Nations Security Council.

Key Duties

Within delegated authority and depending on location, the Chief of Section, Procurement is responsible for the following duties:
Plans, develops and manages the procurement activities of the Procurement Section involving multi-million dollar expenditures for worldwide procurement of a broad range of commodities and services.
Acts as a principal advisor to senior officials; provides authoritative technical and policy advice and support on all aspects of procurement;
Develops and disseminates best practices and ensures the highest levels of quality and accuracy of the Procurement Section’s work.
Takes lead and guides the RPO’s Procurement Section; plans and allocates work assignments; coaches, mentors, and evaluates staff; participates in recruitment and selection of new staff and in the development of training programs.

Operations Manager - Q Sourcing Limited Uganda

Job Title: Operations Manager
Organisation: Q Sourcing Limited
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

About Q-Sourcing:
Q-Sourcing was incorporated in 2006 to provide management solutions to the East African service sector. We are a human resources consulting and outsourcing company, combining unparalleled experience and expertise across business functions. Q-sourcing would like to recruit for its client, a dealer with a telecom company in Uganda, owning Operational territories all over the country.

Job Summary: The Operations Manager will oversee the field operational accounts in relation to the Telecom Company’s business

Laboratory Technologist - Makerere University Walter Reed Project Uganda

Job Title: Laboratory Technologist
Organisation: Makerere University Walter Reed Project (MUWRP)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Country Uganda
Reports to: Laboratory Supervisor

Job Summary: The Laboratory Technologist's primary responsibility will be to maintain proficiency in current laboratory procedures such as general QA/QC, Specimen accessioning, and PBMC processing, Clinical Chemistry Manual and automated Hematology. Additionally he/ she is expected to perform Laboratory safety duties and learn new research techniques as they come into the laboratory. This vacancy will require the incumbent to be knowledgeable in most laboratory activities as well as other project activities that pertain to the laboratory and its scientific development. The incumbent may be required to assist the senior staff in teaching new technologists/technicians and volunteer students in laboratory practices. The incumbent may be required to perform their duties away from the main MUWRP lab in Kampala.

Controller/Accountant - Louis Dreyfus Commodities Uganda

Job Title:  Controller/Accountant
Organisation: Louis Dreyfus Commodities
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Commercial Manager

About Us:
Louis Dreyfus Commodities a reputable company in Uganda dealing in Commodity goods is looking for a suitable candidate to fill the position ; of Controller/Accountant. Interested professionals who are dynamic and enthusiastic are invited to apply. The retained candidate will be responsible for controlling, managing the company's finances while supporting the Country Manager in all administrative matters in Kampala.

Job Summary: The Controller/Accountant will be mainly responsible for controlling, managing the company's finances while supporting the Country Manager in administrative matters.

Stock Management with daily/monthly reconciliations including supervision of stock takes.
Weekly and monthly reports on all commodities including mark to market analysis.
Coordinating tax planning activities and complying with all applicable taxes.
Processing internal and external auditors.
Improving accounting processes while liaising with finance team in Mombasa.
Documenting procedures and maintaining a strong internal control environment.
Following up on insurance related matters.

Area Insurance Manager - Bayport Financial Services Uganda

Vacancy : Area Insurance Manager
Recruiting Company: Bayport Financial Services
Duty Station: Uganda

About Bayport:
Bayport Financial Services is a leading Non-Deposit Taking Credit Institution and an equal opportunity employer, with operations in several African countries.  We are currently recruiting for the following positions for the Uganda Operations that are based at Head Office and our various Regional Offices.

Key Duties
Build key relationships within assigned areas to reach the widest target market possible for policy enrollment outcomes.
Oversee the interpretation and communication of insurance policy information to all potential clients based on their status, family or group size and income levels in assigned areas.