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Saturday 5 April 2014

Principal ICT Officer - Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS)

Vacancy: Principal ICT Officer
Recruiting Organisation: Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Country: Uganda
Reports to: Deputy Executive Director- Management Services

About UNBS:
Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is a statutory body under the Ministry of Trade Industry and Cooperatives mandated to coordinate the elaboration of standards and quality of products and services so as to facilitate fair trade, promote local industries and protect consumers.

Job Summary:  The Principal ICT Officer will mainly provide appropriate environment, information and Communication Technologies that will enable UNBS staff to access information for services delivery.

Responsible for the development and implementation of the UNBS ICT policy and strategy
Take lead in the design, development and maintenance of the corporate website, UNBS presence on social media and also support IT users by providing a help desk.

4 Career Jobs - Child Development Officer Relations

Vacancy: Child Development Officer Relations (4 Career Jobs)
Recruiting Organisation: The Diocesan Secretary Diocese of Northern Uganda
Duty Station: Gulu,
Country Uganda
Reports to: Project Director

About US:
The Diocesan Secretary Diocese of Northern Uganda together with the leadership of Deliverance Churches and the Pentecostal Assemblies of God in Gulu invites applications from suitably qualified mature Christians to serve in child ministry projects of the Diocese at Christ Church Gulu, Bobi Church of Uganda, Acet PAG, and Laminopabo Deliverance Church.

Job Summary: The Child Development Officer Relations will have the primary responsibility of ensuring timely and quality child to sponsor correspondence, update information, documents.

22 Career Jobs Credit Manager - Equity Bank Uganda

Country: Credit Manager (22 Career Jobs)
Recruiting Organisation: Equity Bank
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Business Growth and Development Manager
Job Ref: Credit -5/EQBUL 31/2014

About Equity Bank:
Equity Bank is one of the region’s leading banks whose purpose is to transform the lives and livelihoods of the people of Africa socially and economically by availing them modem, inclusive financial services that maximize their opportunities. With a strong footprint in Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and South Sudan, Equity Bank is now home to nearly 8 million customers, the largest customer base in the Eastern African Region.

Job Summary: The Credit Manager will support the growth of the branch Asset portfolio, business activities and initiatives to enable achievement of bank’s business objectives.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Primarily responsible for achievement of the overall Asset portfolio growth and quality for the branch.
Set targets and manage the Performance of all the credit staff within the branch in accordance with the branch business plan and credit policy
Conduct appraisal and account relationship management for all SME/Corporate,
Retail & Consumer customers in the branch
Act as an alternate Chair of the branch credit committee meetings and is responsible for risk assessment of alt the loans disbursed for the branch.

Accounts Assistant - Ministry Of Health - Uganda Sanitation Fund Programme Uganda

Job Title: Accounts Assistant          
Organisation: Ministry Of Health - Uganda Sanitation Fund Programme
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Programme Manager

About US:
The Ministry Of Health has received funding to implement the Uganda Sanitation Fund Programme which will play key roles in realizing its institutional mandate.

Render support in the preparation of programme and activity budgets
The job holder will be tasked to prepare monthly, quarterly, bi-annual and annual financial reports
Prepare bank reconciliation statements
Process all Programme payments
Monitor programme income and expenditures
Initiate follow-up on expenditure accountabilities.

The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelors' degree in Accounting or a related field.
Possession of Professional qualifications in accounting will be an added advantage

Skills and Experience:
A minimum of three years’ experience in the relevant sector or job role.
Detailed knowledge and experience of government accounting systems and planning processes.

Candidates are encouraged to send their handwritten applications accompanied with detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and testimonials and at least three competent referees, one of whom must be from your current or previous employer should be addressed to:
The Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Health,
Plot 6 Lourdel Road,
P. O. Box 7272 Kampala, Uganda

NB: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Any form of canvassing shall automatically lead to disqualification of a Candidate.

Deadline: 17th April 2014 by 10am

Communication for Development Specialist - United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund Uganda

Vacancy: Communication for Development Specialist
Organisation: United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF)
Vacancy Number:  E-VN-2014-000661
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Chief of Communication

UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund, is the driving force that helps build a world where the rights of every child are realized.  Uganda is one of the over 190 countries and territories around the world where we work to overcome the obstacles that poverty, violence, disease, and discrimination place in a child’s path. For 60 years, UNICEF has been working on the ground in 190 countries and territories to promote children's survival, protection and development. The world's largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments.

Job Summary: The UNICEF Communication for Development Specialist will be responsible for the design, management, execution, monitoring and evaluation of a communication for development strategy in support of the country programme’s expected results, with strong emphasis on social mobilization, knowledge, attitude and behaviour change for accelerating progress on child survival and development (for a medium-sized country of more than $ 55 million annual throughput).