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Head of Production Job Placement - AFRIpads (Uganda) Ltd


Job Title:       Head of Production
Organisation: AFRIpads (Uganda) Ltd
Duty Station: Masaka, Uganda

About US:
AFRIpads (Uganda) Ltd. is a fast-growing social enterprise in Uganda that manufactures and sells reusable (washable) cloth sanitary pads as an impactful feminine hygiene solution for women and girls in East Africa and beyond. Creating social impact is paramount to AFRIpads’ business objectives. The company’s mission is to empower women and girls through business, innovation, and opportunity. Having pioneered the reusable sanitary pad market in East Africa, AFRIpads has reached more than 1 million women and girls with its product. Headquartered in Kampala, Uganda and with a manufacturing facility in Masaka, AFRIpads currently employs 160 staff across both locations. To facilitate its growth and improve production efficiency, AFRIpads is building its own workshop in Kitengesa village, located 7 km outside of Masaka, which will be completed in August 2018.
 Head of Production

Job Summary:  The Head of Production will oversee the manufacturing of our reusable sanitary pads at our factory in Masaka, Uganda.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Oversee entire production process from intake of raw materials to output of finished products
  • Provide clear and timely production planning including giving indications of raw material needs and developing daily work plans tor all departments
  • Ensure 100% quality of all products and proactively recognize all risks that could affect future quality
  • Analyse all production processes in both human and machine capacity to optimize efficiencies
  • Build yearly production budget and track expenses over the year in relation to the budget
  • Create detailed reports including but not limited to tracking movements of inventory, efficiency gains, etc.
  • Support the Research & Development team in testing the production of new products to help management determine the viability of taking on these new endeavours


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • Five years of experience in operational management or a commercial manufacturing company
  • Advanced quantitative analysis skills and advanced knowledge in excel
  • Ability to manage, train and empower a multi-cultural team of operational staff
  • Strong references from past managers
  • Outstanding written and verbal communications skills (English)
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and collaborative nature

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates should submit their CV, cover letter (statement of interest), education certificates, contact information, and names and contact details of three references to the following e-mail address: info@afripads.com with the subject line: Head Of Production.

NB: Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. In case you do not hear from AFRIpads, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Deadline: 6th July 2018

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4 Fresher Assistant Engineer Job Careers - Unit Consults Ltd


Organisation: Unit Consults Ltd
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Engineer

About US:
Unit Consults Ltd is an architectural and engineering consultancy company which constructs and designs cost-effective, modern housing structures that are well planned and approved by local authorities. It is also our responsibility to innovate better structures that match with current technology; for example light roofing, new and advanced designs, and marble hanging ceilings, to mention but a few. As our slogan goes, we are here for partnerships for professionalised construction and design and cause positive impact on the housing sector of Uganda.

Job Summary:  The Assistant Engineer will construct, supervise, and manage construction projects.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Analyze plans, survey reports and maps, and other data to plan projects
  • Test building materials, such as concrete, asphalt, or steel, for use in particular projects
  • Provide cost estimates tor materials, equipment, or labor in determine a projects economic feasibility
  • Manage construction projects, ensuring that they are scheduled and built in accordance with the plans and specifications,


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • Applicants must have an Ordinary, Higher or Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering
  • At least two years of practical experience in a related field supported with letters of reference

How to Apply:
All applicants should send their updated CVs and academic documents to:

The Administrator,
Unit Consults Ltd
P.O. Box 28099, Kampala. Uganda

Or Hand Deliver at:
13/15 Block 2, Apartment 7B
Kira Road, Lower Kololo, Kampala.
Contacts, 0702-219352 Human Resource
0753-509189-Administrator

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185 Fresher Direct Sales Officer Job Opportunities - SolarNow


Organisation: SolarNow
Duty Station:  Arua, Bundibugyo, Busia, Fort Portal, Gulu, Hoima, Iganga, Ishaka, Jinja, Kabale, Kaberamaido, Kagadi, Kamuli, Kapchorwa, Kasese, Kayunga, Kiboga, Kitgum, Kotido, Kumi, Kyegegwa, Kyotera, Lira, Luweero, Lyantonde, Masaka, Masindi, Mbarara, Moroto, Mubende, Mukono, Nebbi, Ntungamo, Rukungiri, Sembabule, Soroti and Tororo, Uganda
Reports to: (Regional) Sales Manager

About US:
SolarNow is an asset financing company that sells high quality solar product and appliances to households and businesses in Uganda. The company started in 2011 and has since opened 46 branches throughout Uganda, employs around 800 people. 

Job Summary: The Sales Officer will identify potential buyers of Solar Now products, do installations and offer client satisfaction in accordance with Solar Now Standard Operational Procedures.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • The Sales Officer will market for Solar Now products through generating quality leads by contacting potential buyers of solar systems as well as maintaining client relations.
  • Client follow-up: Contact existing clients and get Upgrades and Referrals.
  • Assessment: Assess credit applicants and assess credit worthiness. 


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicants for the SolarNow Direct Sales Officer jobs must hold Degrees or Diplomas in Marketing OR electrical engineering OR equivalent.
  • At least one year of related working experience in sales and marketing or related field in a reputable organisation.
  • Technical (solar) experience is an advantage (technical diploma holders are encouraged to apply).
  • Field experience is mandatory.
  • Previous experience in Renewable energy business is an added advantage.
  • Growth opportunities to Branch Team Leader positions possible for high performers
  • Suitable candidates must speak the native language in the specified region 
  • Be ready to live and work in the region. 

NB: Female candidates are encouraged to apply. 

How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to send their applications to the Human Resource Manager, SolarNow Uganda Services via e-mail to recruitmentug@solarnow.eu with their updated CVs (no other documents).

Deadline: 29th June 2018

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UN WASH Associate Job Careers - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)


Job Title:      WASH Associate
Organisation: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Position No.: 10028943
Vacancy Notice: 040/2018
Reports to: Head of Field Office/Team Leader
Duty Station:  Uganda
Post Grade: GL6

About US:
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees was established on December 14, 1950 by the United Nations General Assembly. UNHCR’s mandate under the Statute of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is to lead and co-ordinate action for international protection to refugees; seek permanent solutions for the problems of refugees and safeguard refugee rights and well-being. UNHCR has an additional mandate concerning issues of statelessness, as it is given a designated role under Article 11 of the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness.

Job Summary:   The WASH Associate will be primarily responsible to assist in implementation of WASH strategies for refugee settlements. S/He will support WASH related activities in the refugee settlements as part of the Programme Technical team. The incumbent is expected to have contacts within the organization and outside the duty station, as well as with partners and other stakeholders to collect information, monitor WASH activities and implement administrative requirements. To fulfil the role of WASH Associate is required to spend a substantial percentage of her/his time working outside the office.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Assist in providing technical guidance and support to partners on all WASH-related issues to ensure quality, cost-effectiveness, sustainability and environmental sound WASH interventions
  • Serve as the focal person on water, sanitation and hygiene promotion issues within UNHCR and liaise with UN related agencies and governmental and non-governmental counterparts
  • Keenly review on a regular basis the quantity and quality of water and sanitation services offered and ensures the maintenance of records of WASH performance indicators for all locations
  • Review performance, undertake field verifications, monitor development and evaluate activities and approaches adopted by partners in WASH and related sectors, sharing the results with the Technical Unit
  • Actively contribute to providing technical assistance (TA) to partners and help to enhance capacity building of partners
  • Promote community involvement and participation in all the different stages of the WASH project cycle
  • Work closely with other sectors, particularly Site Planning, Health and Community Service, to locate, plan, implement and monitor WASH activities
  • Put measures in place to ensure that regular and accurate reports that analyze the challenges encountered in providing WASH services for beneficiaries are prepared and circulated.
  • Participate in the preparation of all reports for management, boards, donors, budget reviews, programme analysis, monthly, annual reports etc. in a timely manner
  • Actively contribute in providing technical inputs during strategic and operational planning cycles of UNHCR both at the field office and country levels.
  • Develop/design WASH interventions for the field office in consistent with the country wide WASH policies
  • Perform any other related tasks as required.

Key Performance Indicators:
  • UNHCR’s policies, standards and procedures relating to WASH are constantly and coherently applied in the area of responsibility (AoR)
  • The needs of persons of concern are assessed and analysed in a participatory manner and using an Age, Gender and Diversity (AGD) perspective to form a firm basis for planning
  • Viable standard WASH information system is in place for data collection and analysis
  • Monitor WASH activities on behalf of UNHCR and make recommendations to the WASH Officer and the UNHCR management team
  • Negotiate with local authority counterparts, partners and populations of concern
  • Represent UNHCR in physical monitoring of projects.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the United Nations UNHCR WASH Associate job opportunity should have completed secondary education and an advanced training/certification in Civil or Tech Engineering
  • At least six years of relevant working experience
  • Proven technical expertise in area of WASH assessment including surveys, programme implementation, monitoring, evaluation, and coordination
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of working with local partner agencies with a capacity to provide formal and informal training
  • Excellent knowledge of relevant computer application, including AutoCad and GIS mapping software
  • Prior exposure to UNHCR refugee operations and functions relating to programme activities.
  • Work experience with UN or other international, national NGOs
  • Fluency in English language

How to Apply:
All interested Ugandan nationals who wish to join the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in the aforementioned capacity are encouraged to click on the link below and follow the application instructions after reviewing the job details.


Deadline: 18th June 2018

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Oil & Gas Careers - Manager, Kabale Industrial Park Development - Uganda Refinery Holding Company (URHC)


Organization: Uganda Refinery Holding Company (URHC)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: General Manager, Uganda Refinery Holding Company Ltd.

About US:
The Uganda Refinery Holding Company (URHC) is a Private Limited Liability Company that was incorporated under the Companies Act (2012) as a subsidiary of the Uganda National Oil Company (UNOC). The objective of the URHC is to hold Government’s interest on behalf of UNOC in the oil refinery and associated infrastructure. URHC, in partnership with an investor partner, will design, develop, build, operate and maintain the Uganda Refinery Project to be located in Kabale, Hoima District. URHC has also been given the mandate to develop, operationalize and manage the 29.57 km2 Kabale petro-based Industrial Park (KIP). The Refinery and Uganda's second International Airport will form the industrial park's anchor projec

Job Summary:  The Manager, Kabale Industrial Park Development will;
  • Implement the strategic plan for the development, operationalization and management of Kll’ in line with UNOC’s overall Mission and Vision.
  • Provide planning and coordination management to the KIP project team members and all key sta.keh0lders to facilitate effective implementation of the Detailed Master Program in accordance with the KIP Program Roadmap.
  • Identify, evaluate and eventually work with an experienced joint venture partner for the development, operationalization and management of the Kabale petro-based Industrial Park.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Develop a program roadmap and work to the development, operationalization and management of the Kabale petro-based Industrial Park (KIP).
  • Coordinate and manage the industrial park project activities.
  • Participate in the industrial park development activities including, inter alia, benchmarking, investor promotion, lease allocations, physical planning, infrastructure development (including intra-park road network, power, water, wastewater treatment, and ICT), design and construction.
  • Identify and propose bankable projects and establish goals, objectives, strategies and budget requirements for developing new business.
  • Prepare and implement a risk management framework for KIP project activities.
  • Develop proposals for sourcing the equity and debt financing for KIP project activities.
  • Develop-and implement the QHSE strategy for the KIP project area.
  • Assist KIP leaseholders with all Government of Uganda consent requirements, including permit, approval and license requirements, to include, inter alia, Environmental Social Impact Assessments.
  • Monitor and report on construction activities within the KIP project area to ensure that projects are completed per design deliverables, quality standards and that pre-start up safety reviews are conducted.
  • Develop and implement a security monitoring and enforcement strategy within the Industrial Park.
  • Supervise, appraise and develop the project management team,
  • Perform any other duties as may be reasonably assigned within the scope of the job role.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold a Master’s degree in planning, or public policy, or development studies, or strategic planning, or Business Administration or other relevant Master's degree.
  • An honours Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Chemical or Civil Engineering, Applied Science or other relevant Bachelor’s degree.
  • A post graduate qualification in project management would be an added advantage.
  • Ten years of work experience in strategic planning and management or project planning and implementation.
  • Demonstrated experience in working with government partners and other stakeholders in public sector development programs.
  • Experience in in the Oil and Gas Industry would be an added advantage.
  • Verifiable knowledge of working in an industrial park would be an added advantage.
  • A self-starter with ability to work with minimal supervision with strong organizational skills
  • High level written and oral communications skills
  • Must be results-oriented, a team player, exhibiting high levels of enthusiasm, tact, diplomacy and integrity
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and professional skills in interacting with investors, government and development partners
  • Experience in research, strategic theme development, project management and programming-related work
  • Team leadership skills
  • Quality orientation/attention to detail skills
  • Risk Management skills
  • Negotiation skills.
  • Competency with MS Office required. Knowledge of project planning software would be an additional advantage.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to send a completed and signed applications form, download here, together with certified copies of academic certificates addressed and submitted in TRIPLICATE to the address below. The applications should be delivered through registered mail, electronic mail (email) and courier will also be received. Applications via email must be delivered as a single pdf file, in the order of cover letter, application form and supporting documents to recruitment@unoc.co.ug

Address to:

General Manager,
Uganda Refinery Holding Company Ltd,
Room C406, 4th Floor Amber House, Plot 29/33 Kampala Road,
P.O. Box 36316, Kampala, Uganda.

Deadline: 29th June 2018

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