Fresher IT Officer Job Vacancies – Uganda Warehouse Receipt System Authority (UWRSA)


Job Title:    IT Officer

Organisation: Uganda
Warehouse Receipt System Authority (UWRSA)

Duty Station: 
Kampala, Uganda

Reports to:
Systems Administrator


About US:

The Warehouse
Receipt System was established in Uganda in 2006 by the Ministry of Trade,
Industry and Cooperatives. It is governed and regulated through the Warehouse
Receipt System Act of 2006 (WRS Act, 2006) and regulations there of 2007.
Section 3 of the WRS Act, 2006 provides for the establishment of the Uganda
Warehouse Receipt System Authority, whereas sec. 7 establishes the Board of
Directors of the Authority. It is defined as a system where Commodities can be
used as security/collateral for financing (Inventory Credit). The issuer of the
Warehouse Receipt will certify the deposit of commodities, hold the commodity
in safe custody until the depositor or a new ascertained buyer claims the
goods. This is possible where commodities are deposited in regularly inspected,
certified, licensed and regulated storage facilities.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

closely with the ICT Manager, System Administrator, HIS Officer to ensure that
technology, infrastructure and operational requirements are met.

all equipment installations and the related repair and maintenance activities
when required.

and configure computer hardware operating systems and other applications

visual illustrations, logos and other visual designs using software

field personnel in providing remote and on-site stakeholder support and

support to e-WRS and HIS users through : and or other services

Plan and
manage upgrades of hardware and software systems.

and monitor security of hardware and software systems.

and implement new technology solutions to improve productivity.

in relevant events. conferences, meetings, etc to develop appropriate skills
and industry knowledge.

updated on latest industry trends and developments.

duties as maybe assigned


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

ideal candidate for the Uganda Warehouse Receipt System Authority (UWRSA) IT
Officer job opportunity must hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in a field
related to Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Information Technology

One year
of professional experience, preferably directly in the field of IT related
field. HIS and/or mobile network operator, Finance. IT Operations.

IT certifications such as CCNA. SOL. ORACLE. CCA etc are an added advantage.

experience in reporting of IT services related information is an added

with graphic design software and technologies (such as In-Design, Photoshop} is
a plus

and interest in computer systems. latest technologies and the ability to
quickly learn and adapt to new technologies

to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously


How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send their softcopy applications via
Email to and or hand deliver to Kingdom
Kampala/ 4th Floor Leftwing /Plot 31-39, Nile Avenue Kampala. Tel; +256 414
287190 / 256 80011522 (Toll Free)


Deadline: 10th February 2021


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