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Showing posts with label Embassy and Foreign Mission Jobs in Uganda. Show all posts

Fresher A' Level US Embassy Jobs - Purchasing Clerk (Salary UGX 43m )

Job Title:         Purchasing Clerk
Organisation: United States US Embassy, US Mission in Uganda
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Salary: UGX 43,091,326 /=
Open to: All Interested Applicants / All Sources
Position Number: Kampala-2020-016

About US Embassy:
The United States Embassy in Kampala, Uganda has enjoyed diplomatic relations with Uganda for over 30 years.  Ambassador Deborah R. Malac currently heads the U.S Mission to Uganda.  The Mission is composed of several offices and organizations all working under the auspices of the Embassy and at the direction of the Ambassador.

Among the offices operating under the U.S Mission to Uganda are:
  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
  • Peace Corps
 Job Summary:  The Purchasing Clerk serves as Locally Employed (LE) Staff Procurement Clerk for the U.S. Mission in Uganda, which includes a chancery, New Office Building (NOB) and New Office Annex (NOX), large warehouse complex, 113 owned or leased residences, USAID, Centers for Disease Control (CDC), National Institute of Health (NIH), Department of Defense (DOD) and other government agencies. Provides a variety of supplies and services in support of 30 agencies utilizing contracts, purchase orders, purchase card, blanket purchase agreement, and against existing General Services Administration (GSA), Department of State or other U.S. Government (USG) contracts. This includes gathering market research and supporting the procurement agents in acquisition of locally sourced requirements and hard to find items. This includes utilizing Ariba to prepare documents and purchase orders, dispatching the same to vendors and tracking of these orders to ensure delivery and eventual payment and closure of the file.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
NOTE:  All applicants must address each selection criterion detailed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each item.
·        The applicants for the United States US Embassy Purchasing Clerk job opportunity should have completed secondary school
·        At least two years of experience in procurement, purchasing, supply management, or clerical work is required.
·        Grasp U.S. Government regulations and their application to specific situations, in-depth use of catalogs and equipment indexes is required.
·        Knowledge of host government local market practices and suppliers. Familiarity with local and international sources of supply and procurement procedures is required.
·        Good organizational skills, sense of priorities, ability to understand and process various types of USG documents, computer skills in various programs. This may be tested.
·        Language: English level III (Good working knowledge) Reading/Writing/Speaking is required. This may be tested.

How to Apply:
All those interested in working with the US mission in Kampala should send their applications online at the link below.


Deadline: 9th March 2020

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Earn 33m as Chauffeur at United States US Embassy


Job Title:         Chauffeur
Organisation: United States US Embassy, US Mission in Uganda
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Salary: UGX 33,131,366 /=
Open to: All Interested Applicants / All Sources
Position Number: Kampala-2020-015

About US Embassy:
The United States Embassy in Kampala, Uganda has enjoyed diplomatic relations with Uganda for over 30 years.  Ambassador Deborah R. Malac currently heads the U.S Mission to Uganda.  The Mission is composed of several offices and organizations all working under the auspices of the Embassy and at the direction of the Ambassador.

Among the offices operating under the U.S Mission to Uganda are:
  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
  • Peace Corps

Job Summary:  The incumbent operates safely and efficiently an unarmored U.S. Government-owned or leased motor vehicle to transport passengers and/or cargo. Works as messenger as directed.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
Chauffeur Responsibilities: 80%
·        As one of several motor pool chauffeurs, receives work assignments from the Dispatcher to transport State and/or other Agency personnel or cargo.
·        Operates Embassy vehicles in the transportation of official visitors in support of U.S. Government’s official activities.
·        Assumes duty driver responsibility on a rotational basis.  Incumbent may be required to make trips that require out-of-town stays.
·        Maintains vehicle in a clean and serviceable condition, to include cleaning the interior and exterior of the vehicle.  Performs basic vehicle inspection in accordance with established schedules and policies.  
·        Prepares trip reports, vehicle use and fuel logs. Estimates fuel consumption for trips.
·        Safeguards U.S. Government property and uses U.S. Government resources efficiently, including the fuel-efficient operation of vehicles.
Messengers Responsibilities: 20%
·        To include mail, cargo, documents pickup and delivery, as assigned.
·        Handles cash up to $1000.
·        Provides driver support for the Ambassador or DCM in the absence of their regularly-assigned chauffeurs, as directed.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
NOTE:  All applicants must address each selection criterion detailed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each item.
·        The applicants for the United States US Embassy Chauffeur job opportunity should have completed high school
·        Must hold a valid driver’s license.
·        A minimum of three years of professional driving experience is required.
·        Must have a good working knowledge of the city and its environs, including driving routes and traffic patterns.
·        Must be familiar with the location of hospitals, police and fire stations within the city and its immediate surroundings.
·        Must have the ability to read maps and plan driving routes.
·        Must have good verbal communication skills, and an ability to handle all persons with professionalism and discretion.
·        Must be able to perform basic vehicle inspection and must possess intermediate level automotive maintenance skills.
·        Must have basic computer skills to maintain reports and for communication purposes. This may be tested.
·        Language: English level II (Limited knowledge) Reading/Writing/Speaking is required. This may be tested.

How to Apply:
All those interested in working with the US mission in Kampala should send their applications online at the link below.


Deadline: 9th March 2020

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AML & Compliance Manager Job Careers - KCB Bank


Job Title:      AML & Compliance Manager
Organisation: KCB Bank
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Company Secretary

About US:
KCB Bank Uganda which is part of KCB Group, East Africa's largest commercial bank that was established in 1896. Over the years, the Bank has grown and spread its wings into Tanzania, South Sudan, Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi completing the East African circuit in the year 2012. Today, the Group has the largest branch network in the region with over 238 branches, 950 ATMs and 8,000 agents offering banking services on a 24/7 basis in East Africa. KCB Bank Uganda was established in the year 2007 and has grown to become one of Uganda's top ten commercial banks. Currently KCB Bank Uganda has 14 branches complemented with 16 ATMs spread on Kampala Road, Commercial Plaza, Ben Kiwanuka, Luwum Street, Oasis Mall Sixth Street, Arua, Elgon Masaba, Fort Portal, Gulu, Hoima, Lira, Mbarara and Jinja that offer trade financing, corporate and retail banking services to customers.

Job Summary:  The AML & Compliance Manager will be working as part of the Legal &Compliance Department- Head Office. The position will among other functions provide first line compliance surveillance, guidance and management on AML& CFT alerts and other relevant information in line with applicable laws, regulations, KCB Uganda and KCB Group policies and international standards. The jobholder will be responsible for managing the establishment of continuous dialogue, support and information on the Bank’s Compliance Universe, AML/CTF/KYC policies, and practices and other regulatory matters or which the Bank is licenced.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        In charge of the Bank’s regulatory compliance, monitoring and reporting to the Bank’s respective regulators not limited to the Central Bank, URBRA, Capital Markets Authority, Insurance Regulatory Authority, etc
·        Develop and implement the Compliance strategy for the Bank and ensure that it is effectively cascaded across the different departments of the bank to drive awareness and alignment of the compliance agenda
·        Review, interpret and train key stakeholders on the existing and emerging laws and regulations to ensure compliance with the law and regulatory bodies
·        Develop and maintain a risk assessment framework for products and services, clients and customers, and other issues relating to compliance and money laundering
·        Monitor internal compliance with Bank Policies, Manuals and set guidelines
·        Act as anti-money laundering liaison contact in Head Office, maintaining continuous dialogue and information to business units on key issues defined in the AML/KYC policies
·        Reviewing AML system alerts and internal suspicious transaction reports and ensuring they are attended to for closure/escalation as appropriate for KCB Bank Uganda Limited
·        Monitoring of sales and new business activities to ensure compliance with internal policies and regulatory commitments
·        Track and alert on the status and performance of AML/KYC compliance responsibilities across Bank Units
·        Carryout initial review of AML alerts to ensure resolution and escalation where necessary
·        Maintain AML/KYC compliance risk data collection, analysis and preparing reports with recommendations to mitigate exposures
·        Maintain continuous engagement with business units and to review and advise on New Products, and Projects, for conformance with AML/KYC and sanctions programs
·        Through liaison with business unit maintaining and advising status on Reputational risk issues to relevant committee
·        Monitor and report on the daily management of compliance issues at respective units including significant internal policies as may be advised
·        Provide compliance risk liaison at peer levels across specialist and risk functions. (Legal, Audit, Business, Risk, HR, Finance, including Forensic investigations and Insurance)
·        Obtain from internal parties’ relevant documentation on transactions deemed suspicious and ensure effective record keeping
·        Ensure compliance with all Tax legislation and prompt management of related stakeholders
·        Develop and maintain a regulatory universe of all primary and secondary legislation including maintenance of related stakeholders
·        Monitor and track 100%compliance to all laws, regulations and guidelines in the compliance universe


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
·        The ideal candidate for the KCB Bank AML & Compliance Manager job must hold a University degree in Business related degree from a recognized and reputable institution. Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, Finance, Law or Accounts
·        Professional qualification in Accounting / Banking/ Compliance. Related field, FRM, CPA U, ACCA, PRMIA, CFA, AKIB, ACIB) ACAMS, ABCI
·        Total minimum number of years in Management experience required is 6 years.
·        Six years of experience in Banking Operations at management
·        level, Compliance, strategic Planning skills, stakeholder management and engagement
·        Knowledge of the Banking Regulatory guidelines, products and services
·        A good understanding of Risk, Compliance policies and procedures

How to Apply:
All candidates are encouraged to apply online at the link below.


Deadline: 6th March 2020

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Fresher O' Level US Embassy Jobs - Warehouseman (Salary UGX 26 million)


Job Title:         Warehouseman
Organisation: United States US Embassy, US Mission in Uganda
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Salary: UGX 26,106,972 / =
Open to: All Interested Applicants / All Sources
Position Number: Kampala-2020-017

About US Embassy:
The United States Embassy in Kampala, Uganda has enjoyed diplomatic relations with Uganda for over 30 years.  Ambassador Deborah R. Malac currently heads the U.S Mission to Uganda.  The Mission is composed of several offices and organizations all working under the auspices of the Embassy and at the direction of the Ambassador.

Among the offices operating under the U.S Mission to Uganda are:
  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
  • Peace Corps

Job Summary:  The Warehouseman is one of the employees in the non-expendable warehouse performing ware housemen duties.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        Warehouse Duties:  Loading and offloading furniture, equipment and supplies and place in Warehouse.  Set up and arrange party functions, clean/wash tents, glassware, flatware, chairs and tables.  Move furniture, appliances and equipment.  Keep warehouse and property clean and neat.   25%                                                                                 
·        House Make-Readies:  Deliver, place and set up furniture, appliances and welcome kit supplies in new and existing residences.  Hang draperies and make beds and ensure house in order for new arrivals. 20%
·        Party Items:  Issue, record, deliver party items which includes tents, tables, chairs, dishes, glassware and flatware.  Ensure all delivered items have been returned, cleaned and put under proper storage.  If not returned, track down and keep inventory of these items. 20%
·        Equipment and Tools:  Responsible for safe keeping, inventory of warehouse property, and, operating of both power and manual equipment/tools used in the warehouse.  Report any breakages or damaged property to the Warehouse Supervisor. 10%
·        Inventory:  Participate in physical annual inventory exercise, reconciliation duties and activities. 10%
·        Warehouse Disposal Sales:  Organize, deliver, arrange and tag furniture for auction at the site.  Carry out any other duties as assigned by your Supervisor.      10%
·        All other duties as assigned   5%


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
NOTE:  All applicants must address each selection criterion detailed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each item.
·        The applicants for the United States US Embassy Warehouseman job opportunity should have completed O’ Level
·        At least two years of experience in warehouse work is required.
·        Ability to learn locations of various types of supply items and property items and to learn to recognize items by sight and from oral descriptions.
·        Physical ability to make safety decisions when moving furniture and operating power and manual equipment and tools are required.
·        Language:  Level III English (good working knowledge of written and spoken language) ability is required. This may be tested.

How to Apply:
All those interested in working with the US mission in Kampala should send their applications online at the link below.


Deadline: 9th March 2020

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Sales Manager Job Placement - Wefarm


Job Title:             Sales Manager
Organization: Wefarm
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Benefits: Base (TBC) + Commission (Targets TBC - up to 15 % of gross salary) + Health insurance + Equity
Department: Business Development

About US:
Wefarm, the world's largest farmer-to-farmer digital network, enables farmers to connect with each other and key partners over SMS to solve problems, share ideas, obtain vital products and services, and spread innovation, through utilising the latest machine learning technology. Small-scale agriculture is the biggest industry on earth, with more than a billion farmers globally supplying 70% of the world's food and commodities, yet remaining digitally unconnected. Until Wefarm, no other had built a digital platform for these farmers to share their vital insights, without having to go online!

Since our launch in 2015 we have grown to serve 1.9 million farmers across the world, who share more than 30,000 Qs & As per day. Wefarm has recently secured $13 million in Series A funding from some of the world's leading VCs, including True Ventures in Silicon Valley, and we are looking to add to a world-class team based across London, Nairobi, Kampala and Dar-es-Salaam.

Job Summary:  We are looking for a Sales Manager to support partners to list their products on Wefarm's Marketplace. Working in a high speed, hyper-growth start-up, you will be in charge of selling to and negotiating with potential clients in order to maximize the growth of Wefarm's Marketplace.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        Pitch to, negotiate with, and close multiple partners to achieve and achieve set sales targets and KPIs
·        Build relationships with partner organisations, and manage conversations across levels (Sales / Marketing Managers and C-suite executives)
·        Work closely with Sales Managers and Account Managers across the region to pass high-quality partners through Wefarm's sales flow
·        Work with Wefarm's Business Intelligence team and Sales Operations to conduct a data-driven approach to sales
·        Use Wefarm's CRM (Salesforce) to systematically record partner interactions


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        At least five years of experience in a similar role (Sales Manager etc)
·        Strong sales skills
·        Strong negotiation skills
·        Excellent communication skills
·        Knowledge of agricultural industry is a plus
·        An entrepreneurial, flexible and self-motivated attitude
·        Background in consultancy or sales led industries
·        Strong written and verbal communication skills in English

Rewards package and remuneration: The total rewards package and remuneration will be based on experience and potential, but is competitive and will include share options and commission. We believe in our team being not only the executors of Wefarm's visions but the makers and owners of it!

Interview Process: Please note that we will be reviewing candidates on an ongoing basis. Successful applicants will be invited to a face to face interview. Please let us know your availability in your application. Due to the high number of applications, we will only be able to respond to shortlisted candidates.

How to Apply:
All candidates should apply online at the link below.


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