2 Fresher Administrative Assistant Front Office Job Opportunities – Uganda Investment Authority (UIA)

Organization: Uganda
Investment Authority (UIA)
Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Deputy
Director Human Resource & Administration
About US:
Uganda Investment
Authority (UIA) was set up under the Investment Code 1991 is a statutory agency
mandated to initiate and support measures that enhance investment in Uganda and
to advise Government on appropriate policies conducive for Investment promotion
and growth.
Job Summary:  The Administrative Assistant Front Office will
be responsible for: handling front office reception and administration duties,
including receiving visitors, answering phones calls, sorting and distributing
incoming mails and operating the switchboard.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Tasked with receiving visitors and greeting them warmly and making
    sure they are comfortable and directing them to the appropriate officers.
  • Notifying appropriate staff about the visitor arrivals.
  • Handling all official incoming and outgoing telephones calls at the
    switchboard and directing them to the intended recipients
  • Ensuring that the front office is clean and tidy at all times Assist
    in keeping the front office area clean and tidy, at all times
  • Deal with all enquiries in a professional and courteous manner, in
    person, on the telephone or via e-mail
  • Receive, sort, record  and
    dispatch  daily mail/deliveries to
    the intended recipients
  • Develop and maintain a current and accurate filing system
  • Open and date stamp all general correspondences.
  • Provide basic information available in pamphlets, brochures and
    other materials

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Uganda Investment Authority (UIA)
    Administrative Assistant Front Office job must hold a degree in Social
    Sciences, Business Administration, Social Work and Social Administration,
    Psychology and other related disciplines from a recognized institution.
  • A minimum of two years’ experience in a customer-centric role at a
    front office in a reputable institution
  • Good organizational and planning skills.
  • Communication and listening skills
  • Good time management
  • Ability to work long hours.
  • Dependable
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Problem-solving abilities
  • Decision-making skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Professional personal presentation
  • Customer service orientation
  • Information management
How to Apply:
All candidates
should send their applications with comprehensive  CVs, copies of certificates and/or
testimonials  together with the
applicant’s telephone contact, names, addresses and telephone numbers of three
referees should be hand delivered  to;
The Executive
Uganda Investment
P.O. Box 7418,
Deadline: 29th September, 2018
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interviews. Any form of
canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. Uganda Investment Authority
is an equal opportunity employer.
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