Senior Human Resource Officer Jobs – Uganda Wildlife Research & Training Institute (UWRTI)

Job Title:  Senior Human Resource Officer   

Organisation: Uganda Wildlife Research & Training Institute (UWRTI)

Duty Station:  Kasese, Uganda


About US:

Uganda Wildlife Research & Training Institute (UWRTI) is a semi-autonomous body under the Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities, established by Uganda Wildlife Research & Training Institute Act, 2016. The Institute is mandated to: “Undertake research and training services for sustainable conservation and management of Uganda’s wildlife resources.’’


Job Summary:  The Senior Human Resource Officer Enforces Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation of the Institute Human Resources Management and administrative systems and performs such other duties as may be assigned by the Director in conformity with the laid down procedures of Uganda Wildlife Research and Training Institute.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supports the implementation and revision of the Institute Human Resources Management policies.
  • Carries out Monitoring and evaluation of appropriate performance management systems for the Institute.
  • Executes interventions that promote equal opportunity, gender mainstreaming that promote the welfare of staff and students in the Institute.
  • Supports the implementation of the Institute Human Resource Manual.
  • Supervises and appraises staff.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold an honours Degree in either Human Resources Management, Industrial and Organisational Psychology, Management and Organisational Development, Business Administration, Social Sciences and related field.
  • A post graduate Diploma in Human Resources / Management from a recognized Institute/ professional Institute or related field.
  • Experience of not less than four (4 years) in a relevant field in reputable organization.
  • Be a citizen of Uganda with a valid national identity card
  • Age: Not above 55 years


How to Apply:

All interested individuals should submit a letter of application accompanied with

  • Curriculum Vitae, copies of relevant Academic Credentials and naming three referees;
  • Letters of nomination from third parties are also welcomed for the positions so long as they are submitted with Curriculum Vitae, copies of relevant and certified Academic Credentials and naming three referees.
  • Applicants should make sure that at least two referees have forwarded references concerning their applications by the stated deadline.


Applications should be submitted online at the link below


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Note: Females are encouraged to apply. Please note that any solicitation or any form of lobbying for the job will lead to cancellation of the Candidate.


Deadline: 9th February 2024 by 5:00pm East African time 2024.


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Date Posted 2024-02-01
Valid Through 2024-02-09
Employment Type FULL_TIME
Hiring Organization Uganda Wildlife Research & Training Institute (UWRTI)
Job Location Kasese, Kasese, Kasese, 0256, Uganda

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