18 Fresher Jobs – Graduate Economists at Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development

Organisation: Ministry of
Finance, Planning and Economic Development
Project Name: The Third
Financial Management and Accountability Programme (FINMAP III)
Duty Station: Kampala,
About US:
The Government
of Uganda is implementing the Third Financial Management and Accountability
Programme (FINMAP III) with the primary purpose to strengthen Public Financial
Management (PFM) at all levels of government to ensure efficient, effective and
accountable use of public resources as a basis for improved service delivery.
The Budget
Preparation and Monitoring Component of the Programme aims to establish a
credible budgeting process that supports development of a comprehensive budget
reflective of national policy objectives and achieves efficient resource
allocation in a clear and transparent manner.
Job Summary:  The Graduate Economists will support budget
preparation and analysis.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
In charge of the design and formulation of Sector
policies, strategies, plans and projects;
Responsible for the preparation and formulation of
sector budgets and programmes in line with national strategic objectives
Regular analyses and interpretation of economic and
sector data relevant for planning and budgeting purposes;
Carry out macro-economic analysis and forecasting;
Coordinating the implementation of fiscal and
monetary policies;
In charge of coordinating sectoral development
Responsible for monitoring and evaluation of the
budget and producing budget analytical and performance reports;
Conducting research and analysis on of sector issues
to improve performance; and
Perform any other related duties assigned by
Qualifications, Skills and
The Graduate Economists must hold honours bachelor’s
degrees in Finance, Economics, Statistics, Mathematics or a related field from
a recognized institution. Possession of a master’s degree in Finance,
Economics, Statistics, information and communications technology (ICT) or a related
field is an added advantage.
Computer literacy with knowledge in the use of
Microsoft Office Applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project).
Excellent communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to relate
well with a multiplicity of stakeholders
Ugandan Nationals of not more than 30 years of age.
How to Apply:
All candidates
should send their applications, updated CVs and copies of academic certificates
should be addressed and submitted to the address below. Envelopes should have
clear reference to the job applied for. Send to:
The Programme
The Third
Financial Management and Accountability Programme (FINMAP III),
Ministry of
Finance, Planning & Economic Development Finance Building; 3rd Floor, Room
3.4 Plot 2/12 Apollo Kaggwa Road P.O. Box 8147, Kampala. Uganda.
Email to:
Deadline: 6th November, 2015
by 1700hrs
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