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Friday 2 May 2014

Sponsorship Data Assistant-SDA - World Vision Uganda

Vacancy: Sponsorship Data Assistant-SDA
Recruiting Organisation: World Vision Uganda
Reports to:  Child Development & Child Sponsorship Facilitator-CSDF
Duty Station: Tororo,
Country Uganda

About WVU:
World Vision Uganda is a Christian Relief, Development and Advocacy Non-Government Organization dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice in over 40 districts of Uganda. World Vision is committed to the protection of children and does not employ people whose background is not suitable for working with children. All employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks where possible. “Our Vision for every child, Life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every Heart, the will to make it so.”

Monitor the security and risk management with regard to child information and sponsorship systems. This includes backup of child information/data, production of data backup logs; and physical, logical and soft/hardware security. Effect sponsorship data quality assurance measures in relation with management of child information and sponsorship systems.
Entry of child sponsorship data/information and SO communications (queries, GN, mails, child monitoring information, etc) through manual entry, scanning forms, editing, verifying, validating and loading child information to STEP and SD systems.
Production of all system reports such as STEP1 management, Child Correspondence Forms, Detailed Correspondence report and export of Validation forms for the ADP.
Read and create all diskettes for the ADP and regular update of the Diskettes tracking template
Perform SD business processes such as printing out variance reports, Child Status Reports, Project reports, etc.
Resolve to-do list items and update the Child Sponsorship Facilitator on unresolved to-do list items for management actions.
Security of sponsorship data, systems resources and sponsor addresses.
Conduct STEP decentralized business processes at the ADP on annual reconciliations, setting of APR, Christmas Cards, integration, etc on a daily, weekly, monthly basis as applicable.
Perform any other duties as assigned by the Child Development & Child Sponsorship Facilitator-CSDF.

Education Specialists - Promoting Equality in African Schools

Vacancy:  Education Specialists (3 Vacancies)
 Recruiting Organisation: Promoting Equality in African Schools (PEAS)
Duty Station:  Kampala, Bushenyi and Soroti,
Country Uganda
Reports to: PEAS Education Department

About PEAS:
PEAS (www. peas.org.uk) is a dynamic charity with a mission 'to unlock the potential of Africa by expanding access to affordable quality secondary education'. To do this, we build and manage the fastest growing network of sustainably financed secondary schools in Africa. PEAS is supported by major corporate, government and private funders and our innovative financial model is pioneering in the field of Public Private Partnerships in development education. The growth of PEAS has necessitated the launch of regional hubs to respond to the increasing needs of the schools network.

Job Summary: The Education Specialists will work in tandem with a cluster of PEAS schools to drive school improvement through support for teachers and school leadership. The jobholders will be involved in teacher training, support for new policy/programme interventions; analyzing school progress and helping school leaders implement School Inspection recommendations and School Improvement plan targets.
The incumbents will also technically support the central PEAS-Uganda Education Department by designing and delivering regional teacher and school leader training and supporting the follow-up of training in schools and classrooms.

Social Media Internship Opportunity - TRIBE Uganda

Vacancy: Social Media Internship Opportunity
Recruiting Organisation: TRIBE
Duty Station: Gulu,
Country Uganda

About TRIBE:
TRIBE is a social business that lives for fashion, freedom, and the beauty of being women. Founded by two young fashion-forward American women who currently live in Uganda, Africa, the business model incorporates handmade jewelry to promote and grow social entrepreneurships while aiming to inspire women across the globe. TRIBE jewelry is an affordable line that is made by women in Uganda who are encouraged to express themselves through their jewelry making abilities.

Job Summary:  The TRIBE Social Media Guru should be highly entrepreneurial, energetic and ambitious spirit who is passionate about LIFE and eager to inspire women across the globe to live lives they love. TRIBE girls want to show the world what Africa is REALLY about – vibrant colors, exotic shapes, and ENERGY! And you are ready to put your photography and social media skills to use. You are stoked about the idea of working for a start-up and ready to be a part of something that the world has not yet seen. You'll work alongside the Marketing Director, but you'll get an insane amount of authority in being the CREATIVE MASTERMIND behind all social media and marketing efforts. You LOVE being in the mix of things and are not scared to take initiative and work with people of diverse cultures. You're ready to research, plan and brainstorm the most innovative, creative, and effective ways for life in Uganda and TRIBE jewels to be captured in a unique, fashionable and exciting way.

Investigation Assistant - United Nations Office of Internal Oversight Services

Vacancy: Investigation Assistant
Recruiting Organization: United Nations Office of Internal Oversight Services (OIOS)
Duty Station: Entebbe,
Grade: FS4
Job Opening number: 14-SEC-OIOS-34019-R-ENTEBBE (M)
Report to: Chief of the Investigations Unit, OIOS Entebbe Regional Office

About OIOS:
The United Nations Office of Internal Oversight Services (OIOS) is an independent office in the United Nations Secretariat whose mandate is to "assist the Secretary-General in fulfilling his internal oversight responsibilities in respect of the resources and staff of the Organization."Specifically, activities include internal audit, investigation, monitoring, evaluation, inspection, reporting and support services to the United Nations Secretariat. Its intended and mandated function is similar to many national government audit organisations, like the Government Accountability Office in the United States. It reports not only to the General Assembly, but also to the Secretary-General.


Within limits of delegated authority and under the supervision of the Chief of Section, the Investigation Assistant will be responsible for the following duties:
Supports in carrying out interviews and research of documentary evidence;
Performs basic research on assigned issues using investigation files and alternative sources to verify facts, identify citations, precedents and draft statements of findings and respondent replies to appeals;
Enlists the continued cooperation of witnesses;
Rigorously prepares and maintains the body of investigation reference files including management of individual case files;