Manager Employment Opportunity – Infectious Diseases Institute Staff SACCO (IDI Staff SACCO)

Job Title:            Manager
Organisation: Infectious
Diseases Institute Staff SACCO (IDI Staff SACCO)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Vacancy Code: PMSCOX1
About Us:
The Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) is an international non-profit
organization which is a partnership of infectious diseases and public health
specialists. The overall objective of the IDI is to strengthen health systems
with strong emphasis on Infectious Diseases, through Research and Capacity
Development. IDI has five operational areas through which it works to achieve
its mission: Prevention, Care and Treatment; Training, Research and Laboratory
services (provided through a partnership with the Makerere University – John
Hopkins University Core Lab) and Outreach.
About IDI Staff SACCO:
The Infectious Diseases Institute Staff SACCO (IDI Staff SACCO) is a
registered SACCO in Uganda dedicated to having economically empowered members
for development and prosperity through training on investment and financial
management. The SACCO was constituted in June 2017 and is looking for a highly
motivated, committed and qualified entrepreneurial team to lead and guide it
through establishment and growth.
Job Summary: The Manager
will be charged with the responsibility of overall effective and efficient
day-to-day management of the SACCO according to the Strategic and Operational
Plans and will ensure that the institution is safe, financially sound and
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • The jobholder will provide leadership and
    guidance to ensure smooth flow of all SACCO operations.
  • Responsible for the management,
    development and maintenance of a high performance team by providing good
    leadership and effective supervision and guidance of staff members under
    his/her charge.
  • Responsible for the organization’s
    investments and management of balanced investment portfolio.
  • Manage assets and liabilities of the SACCO
    to attain desired yields from members’ savings, shares, deposits, loans
    and investments. Responsible for the organization’s financial planning,
    forecasting and budgeting.
  • In charge of the management of costs so as
    to achieve business growth as outlined in the strategic plan.
  • Responsible for supporting decision making
    through preparation, analysis and presentation of comprehensive, timely,
    reliable and compliant management reports.
  • Responsible for development, update and
    implementation of the SACCO policies and procedures.
  • Prepare weekly, monthly and quarterly reports
    on performance of the SACCO to the Executive Committee. The reports will
    include both financial and non-financial performance reports.
  • Oversee annual and ad-hoc audits of the
  • Ensure compliance and remain knowledgeable
    with statutory and regulatory requirements and provide guidance to ensure
    that the Executive Committee, Committees and Management are operating
    within the limits as set in the Cooperatives Act and SACCO Bye-Laws.
  • Recommend staffing positions and in
    collaboration with the Executive Committee recruit staff.
  • Prepare, arrange, and attend to SACCO
    committees’ meetings and other SACCO scheduled meetings.
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the
    Executive Committee from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and
  • The applicant for the Infectious Diseases
    Institute Staff SACCO (IDI Staff SACCO) Manager job placement should
    preferably hold a Master’s degree in Finance, Business Administration,
    Management or related fields
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in the
    field of Management and
  • Administration of SACCOs or related
  • Combined knowledge in General and
    Financial Management
  • Strong leadership skills and decision
    making ability
  • Excellent analytical skills, self-drive
    and initiative
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should E-mail their
updated CVs, which should include details of email address (if any), present
position, current remuneration, Certificate/testimonials and address of three
(3) referees plus telephone contact to the following address. Please make sure
that your application letter , CV and certificates are attached as one document
and indicate the Vacancy code as the subject for your email
IDI Stall SACCO Executive Committee
Infectious Diseases Institute — IDI Knowledge Centre,
Makerere University Main Campus College of Health Sciences, Makerere
P.O. Box 22418, Kampala, Uganda.
Email to:
Deadline:  2nd January 2018
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