Senior Officer Legal Jobs – Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Authority (PPDA)

 

Job Title:       Senior
Officer Legal
(Re-advertised)

Organisation: Public
Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Authority (PPDA)

Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda

Reports to: Manager
Legal

 

About US:

The Public
Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Authority (PPDA) is established under
the PPDA Act No.1 of 2003 to develop standards and regulate procurement and
disposal practices in respect of all Procuring and Disposing Entities which
include Central Government Ministries and Departments, Local Governments, State
Enterprises, Constitutional and Statutory Bodies and post primary training
institutions.

 

Job Summary:  The Senior Officer, Legal will implement of
the legal and board affairs work plan ensuring that quality and relevant
standards are developed for Authority implementation and the quality of legal
services provided are responsive and meet the expectations of all stakeholders.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

·       
Participate
in the development and setting of standards by identifying issues from the
compliance monitoring mechanism; review of audit report findings and in liaison
with the research unit- so as to ensure that standards developed address the
findings of audit report/ research data and that they contribute to adding
value, relevance to the PDE’s/ stakeholders and ensure consistent
implementation of the PPDA Act

·       
Successfully
defend cases brought against PPDA ensuring that costs/ impact to the authority
are minimal.

·       
Participate
in the delivery of Management Advisory Committee (MAC) services as and when
required resulting in the efficient implementation of MAC action points.

 

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·       
The
ideal candidate for the Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets
Authority (PPDA) Senior Officer Legal job opportunity should hold a First
degree in Law – LLB (Hons)

·       
Post
Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice

·       
Advocate
of High Court of Uganda

·       
Post
Graduate Diploma in Procurement or full membership of CIPS is an added
advantage.

·       
Three
(3) years’ experience in legal service (delivery or research)

·       
Conversant
with the PPDA Act, 2003

·       
Communication
skills

·       
Computer
skills

·       
Legal
Practice skills

·       
Problem
Solving skills

·       
Report
Writing skills

·       
Analytical
skills

·       
Result
oriented

·       
Proven
personal integrity

·       
Reliable

 

How to Apply:

All candidates
should send a hand-written application together with copies of academic
certificates, National ID, and a detailed Curriculum Vitae should be submitted
to:

 

The Executive
Director,

Public Procurement
and Disposal of Public Assets Authority,

5th Floor, UEDCL
Tower

Plot 37/39, Nakasero
Road

P.O. Box 3925,

Kampala. Uganda

 

NB:

·       
Envelopes
should be clearly marked “Application for the Post of Senior Officer, Legal
(Re-Advertised)”

·       
Only
short listed candidates will be contacted.

·       
3
professional references are required.

 

Deadline: 12th August 2020 by 5.00 p.m

 

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