22 February 2017

Regional Manager Job Opportunity - Uganda Cooperatives Savings and Credit Union Limited (UCSCU)

Job Title:   Regional Manager
Organisation: Uganda Cooperatives Savings and Credit Union Limited (UCSCU)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Operations Manager

About US:
Uganda Cooperatives Savings and Credit Union Limited (UCSCU) is the national apex organization for Savings and Credit Cooperative Societies (SACCOs) in Uganda. It is registered under the Uganda Cooperative Societies Statute 1991 and the Uganda Cooperative Regulations 1992.

Job Summary: The Regional Manager will administer the Union’s Regional Office with the set policies and strategic plan, undertake and ensure UCSCU’s presence in the field and financial stability commensurate with the best interest of the members and employees. This position requires one to have good relationships with government offices.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • Represent the Union in the region and manage day to day administration of region operations
  • Coordinates internal and external audits at the regional level
  • Plans and executes regional projects
  • Coordinates the collection of data on all SACCOs in the region at least quarterly, and remits same to Head office
  • Ensure effective monitoring of SACCOs in the region
  • Supervise all staff in the region
  • Mobilise SACCOs to save and invest in central Finance Facility
  • Ensures complaints and conflict s at SACCOs are promptly addressed
  • Organizes and facilitates training seminars for SACCOs
  • Market all products and services offered by UCSC
  • Verifying and recommending SACCOs to UCSCU membership
  • Ensure that all SACCOs in the region meet their obligations to the Union.
  • Ensure effective marketing of UCSCU products and services
  • Work with other stakeholders to ensure that SACCOs are in compliance with the Cooperative Act, regulations, bye-laws, policies, resolutions and performance standards by the Union and industry
  • Participate in any SACCO development activities within your area of jurisdiction and ensure that the interests of UCSCU are upheld
  • Perform any other duties as assigned

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant should possess full membership of internationally recognised professional accounting or auditing body (ICPA, CIA, CCA, etc)
  • A post graduate qualification in a relevant field is an added advantage
  • At least two years’ experience in SACCO industry while working with a reputable financial institution or preferably Savings and Credit Cooperative Society (SACCO) or private commercial organisation

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications together with details and updated CVs with copies of all academic documents and mobile telephone numbers addressed to:

The Human Resource and Administration Manager,
Uganda Cooperative Savings and Credit Union Ltd,
Plot 239 Bombo Road, Maganjo,
P.O. Box 6203, Kampala - Uganda

Deadline: 6th March 2017


For more of the latest jobs, please visit http://www.theugandanjobline.com or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline
Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...