Parliamentary Commission of Uganda Jobs – Senior Research Officer, Energy & Minerals

Organisation: The Parliamentary
Commission of Uganda
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports To: Principal Research
Salary Scale: PC 3
Ref: P3/EXT/18/13
About Us:
The Parliamentary
Commission of Uganda serves the following functions;
  • To appoint,
    promote and exercise disciplinary control over persons holding public
    office in Parliament;
  • To review the
    terms and conditions of service, standing orders, training and
    qualifications  of persons holding office in Parliament;
  • To provide a
    Parliamentary reporting service;
  • To provide such
    other staff and facilities as are required to ensure efficient functioning
    of the Parliament;
  • To cause to be
    prepared in each financial year, estimates of revenue and expenditure for
    the next financial year; and
  • To make
    recommendations to Parliament, or with the approval of Parliament,
    determine the allowances payable and privileges available to the Speaker
    and Members of Parliament.
Job Summary: The Senior Research
Officer, Energy & Minerals will provide research services to Members of
Parliament, committees and staff.
Key Duties &
  • Take lead of the assigned research teams
  • Collect, collate, analyze, document and store
    research information
  • Produce research reports and briefs to
    Parliamentary Committees, Members of Parliament and senior staff
  • Initiate and participate in designing research
    proposals/ c papers, work plans and budgets for carrying out research act
  • Provide technical support to committees when
    carrying out Parliamentary investigations
  • Analyse Bills and Policies in the energy sector
  • Monitor and evaluate Government Projects
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned
    from time
Qualifications, Skills &
  • The applicant should hold an Honours Bachelor
    of Science Degree in Energy, Mineral Studies or Geology from a recognized
  • A Postgraduate qualification in energy, mineral
    studies or geo an added advantage.
  • At least 3 (three) years’ research experience
    in the energy minerals field/sector 
  • Prior knowledge of oil and gas value/supply
    chain analysis
    Monitoring and evaluation skills
  • Policy and Bills analysis competencies
  • Research methods and data analysis skills
  • Good analytical and report writing skills
  • Proficiency in using Computer Applications like
    SPSS, Epinfo
Age Limit: 27 -30 Years
How to Apply:
applications should be addressed to the Secretary, Parliamentary Commission,
P.O Box 7178 Kampala, Uganda via post or hand delivered to the Parliamentary
Registry, Room No. 112, 1st Floor, South Wing, Parliament of Uganda.
applicants should endeavor to attach recent passport size photographs,
Curriculum Vitae. Certified copies of academic certificates and transcripts and
indicate two (2) competent referees.
Officers in Government institutions should route their applications through
their respective Heads of Departments.
NB: Only shortlisted
candidates shall be contacted.
Deadline: Friday, 29th
November 2013 at 5:00p.m.

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