National Content Officer Jobs – Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) Ltd

Job Title:    National Content Officer 

Organisation: Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) Ltd

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: National Content Specialist


About US:

The Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC) Ltd was established under the Petroleum (Exploration, Development and Production) Act and the Petroleum (Refining, Conversion, Transmission and Midstream storage) Act, both of 2013 and incorporated under the Companies’ Act, 2012. It is a limited liability company wholly owned by the Government of Uganda.

The overall function of UNOC is to handle the State’s commercial interests in the Oil and Gas industry and ensure that the resource is exploited in a sustainable manner.


Job Summary:  The National Content Officer will be responsible for implementing the company national Content strategy and plan


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Ensure compliance with the National Content regulations and Government of Uganda reporting requirements on National Content
  • Support the implementation of the UNOC National Content Strategy in liaison with other departments
  • Participate in analysing projects and activities of UNOC and provide guidance on areas of participation and capacity building for Ugandans and Ugandan enterprises.
  • Coordinate skills and capacity development initiatives for Ugandans and Ugandan enterprises in liaison with Joint Venture partners and other stakeholders.
  • Participate in preparing funding and resourcing proposals to support capacity-building initiatives of the Company.
  • Participate in Community sensitizations on opportunities in the Oil and Gas sub-sector and develop and implement Community skilling and capacity building plan.
  • Participate in contracts and agreement negotiations, budget and work plan reviews and other engagements with Joint Venture Partners and suppliers of goods and services to ensure that the Company national content priorities are embedded and complied with.
  • Ensure appropriate liaison with internal and external stakeholders on National Content aspects as may be assigned.
  • Participate in the evaluation of bid documents and validate National Content provisions in line with the National Content regulations.
  • Represent the Company in National Content Fora and events as may be assigned.
  • Provide support in monitoring internal (Company and Project) and external (contractors) national content implementation performance and compliance.
  • Prepare and submit periodical reports on National Content activities in line with the National Content work plan.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s Degree (Hons) in Business Administration, Human Resource Management, Development Studies, Engineering, Procurement, or related discipline.
  • A minimum of five years’ relevant working experience from a reputable organization.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and implementing training/capacity building activities
  • Good knowledge and understanding of Uganda Oil and Gas policies, laws, regulations and guidelines regarding National Content
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • Good research, report writing and analytical skills
  • Good public speaking and presentation skills
  • Innovative and creative thinking skills
  • High level of integrity.
  • Good computer skills including proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint


How to Apply:

All candidates should apply online at the link below.


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  • Applicants are required to scan and attach CERTIFIED copies of the required academic documents e.g. Degree, Transcript, Diploma, A-level and O-level certificates
  • Applications without Certified academic documents will not be considered.
  • Attach a copy of the Curriculum Vitae
  • Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted, and any form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification
  • Please forward any inquiries regarding this advert to call telephone number +256 312 444 600.
  • UNOC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants from the Albertine Graben are encouraged to apply.


Deadline: 7th October 2022 by 5:00pm


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