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Showing posts with label Transport and Driver Jobs in Uganda. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Transport and Driver Jobs in Uganda. Show all posts

Travel Consultant (IATA Certified) Job Placement - FIG Consult Limited (Tour and Travel Company)


Job Title:   Travel Consultant
Organisation: FIG Consult Limited (Tour and Travel Company) 
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Benefits: 850,000 UGX, Health Insurance, etc

About US:
FIG Consult Limited is a leading Human Resource Consultancy. They are recruiting on behalf of a valuable client, one of the oldest tour and travel companies with International accreditation.

Job Summary: The Travel Consultant will be responsible for planning, selling, arranging travel Itineraries and bookings for our clients. The Travel Consultant will be tasked with promoting and booking traveling arrangements for clients, formulating tour or holiday packages with the goal of enhancing client satisfaction and growth to our client base.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·         Carry out research of various destinations and means of travel regarding prices, customs, weather conditions, reviews etc.
·         Making and confirming bookings using Amadeus Software.
·         The incumbent will diagnose the clients’ specifications, needs and wishes and sale suitable travel packages or services
·         Be a liaison point between airlines, hotels, care hire services etc. on behalf of clients
·         Record all inquiries and bookings.
·         Support clients in finding travel package deals for their needs, included but not limited to accommodation, transfers and air travel
·         Ensuring that a minimum of 50% of all enquires are converted into bookings by quick, detailed and accurate response enquiries
·         Organize travels from beginning to end, through booking tickets and accommodation, securing rental transportation etc.
·         The jobholder will also supply travelers with pertinent information and useful travel/holiday material (guides, maps, event programs etc)
·         Collect deposits and balances (Key account Management)
·         Use promotional techniques and prepare promotional materials to sell itinerary tour packages
·         Handle unforeseen problems and complaints and determine eligibility for money returns
·         Attend conferences to maintain familiarity with tourism trends
·         Create and update electronic records of clients
·         Secure new clients and retention through high level of customer service
·         Provide alternatives for customer travel
·         Focus on Up-selling to increase revenue
·         Build and maintain relationships with key persons
·         Keep financial statements and documents
·         Attain revenue and profit targets
·         Inform clearly all customers of terms, conditions and cancellation policy for each booking
·         Manage all customer complaints with diplomacy and refer to manager whenever necessary
·         The incumbent will book hotels, visas and flights linked to the current booking and ensure all other services are confirmed and meet client’s expectations
·         Prepare and submit weekly, monthly reports as required


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold an IATA certification
  • At least three years of experience in an IATA-accredited agency
  • Excellent knowledge of traveling software Amadeus (Mandatory)
  • Well versed in various areas of travel (domestic/international, business/holidays, group/individual etc)
  • Commercially aware
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Good numerical ability
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Good negotiation skills.
  • Good planning skills
  • Proven working experience as a travel and tours consultant
  • Proficiency in English; knowledge of additional languages is an advantage
  • Exemplary sales skills and customer oriented approach
  • Knowledge of computer reservation programs
  • Effective Oral and written Communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and pay close attention to detail
  • Can work independently and as part of a team
  • Friendly and flexible
  • Ability to relate to people of different cultures and backgrounds 

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to send their cover letters (include salary expectation) and updated CVs via email to ugandanjobline@gmail.com with the subject line quoted as “Travel Consultant.”

Deadline: 23rd November 2018 by 5.00pm

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2 Sino Truck Driver Job Opportunities - Goodwill (U) Ceramic Co. Ltd


Job Title:          Sino Truck Driver (2 Job Opportunities)
Organisation: Goodwill (U) Ceramic Co. Ltd
Duty Station: Kapeka, Uganda
Salary Range: Between UGX 400,000 - 800,000

About US:
Goodwill (U) Ceramic Co. Ltd is a Chinese-founded Ceramic tiles’ production Company incorporated in Uganda. Goodwill Ceramic has three operating ceramic tile factories in Africa, producing 360,000 m2 ceramic tiles daily and is setting up the fourth company in Uganda. We are aiming at building the most advanced ceramic tile factory both in technique and management.

Job Summary:  The Sino Truck Driver will be responsible for equipment protection and maintenance.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Sino Truck Drivers job must have five years of driving experience
  • Good driving skills and habit;
  • Sensitive in safety control and driving.
  • Exhibit endurance and ability to under pressure is required.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are strongly encouraged to send their updated CVs, certificates and copies of relevant documents giving full details of work place, E-mail address, current telephone number/s, age, marital status, address, experience, qualification, educational background, training and addresses of three (3) professional referees to the E-MAIL below as soon as possible. The title of email should be Position + Name + Experience Years + Education Level + Work Place.

Send to:

The Human Resource Manager via Email to: hruganda@wangkanggroup.com 

For more of the latest jobs, please visit http://www.theugandanjobline.com or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline




5 Wheel Loader Driver Job Placements - Goodwill (U) Ceramic Co. Ltd


Job Title:          Wheel Loader Driver (5 Job Placements)
Organisation: Goodwill (U) Ceramic Co. Ltd
Duty Station: Kapeka, Uganda
Salary Range: Between UGX 500,000 – 1,000,000

About US:
Goodwill (U) Ceramic Co. Ltd is a Chinese-founded Ceramic tiles’ production Company incorporated in Uganda. Goodwill Ceramic has three operating ceramic tile factories in Africa, producing 360,000 m2 ceramic tiles daily and is setting up the fourth company in Uganda. We are aiming at building the most advanced ceramic tile factory both in technique and management.

Job Summary:  The Wheel Loader Driver will be responsible for equipment protection and maintenance.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Wheel Loader Driver job must have five years of related experience particularly Lin Gang wheel loader
  • Good driving skill and habit
  • Sensitive in safety control and driving.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are strongly encouraged to send their updated CVs, certificates and copies of relevant documents giving full details of work place, E-mail address, current telephone number/s, age, marital status, address, experience, qualification, educational background, training and addresses of three (3) professional referees to the E-MAIL below as soon as possible. The title of email should be Position + Name + Experience Years + Education Level + Work Place.

Send to:

The Human Resource Manager via Email to: hruganda@wangkanggroup.com 

For more of the latest jobs, please visit http://www.theugandanjobline.com or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline








10 Forklift Driver Job Opportunities - Goodwill (U) Ceramic Co. Ltd


Job Title:          Forklift Drivers (10 Job Opportunities)
Organisation: Goodwill (U) Ceramic Co. Ltd
Duty Station: Kapeka, Uganda
Salary Range: Between UGX 400,000 - 800,000

About US:
Goodwill (U) Ceramic Co. Ltd is a Chinese-founded Ceramic tiles’ production Company incorporated in Uganda. Goodwill Ceramic has three operating ceramic tile factories in Africa, producing 360,000 m2 ceramic tiles daily and is setting up the fourth company in Uganda. We are aiming at building the most advanced ceramic tile factory both in technique and management.

Job Summary:  The Forklift Driver will be responsible for equipment protection and maintenance.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Forklift Driver job must have at least five years of related work experience
  • Good driving skill and habit.
  • Sensitive in safety control and driving.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are strongly encouraged to send their updated CVs, certificates and copies of relevant documents giving full details of work place, E-mail address, current telephone number/s, age, marital status, address, experience, qualification, educational background, training and addresses of three (3) professional referees to the E-MAIL below as soon as possible. The title of email should be Position + Name + Experience Years + Education Level + Work Place.

Send to:

The Human Resource Manager via Email to: hruganda@wangkanggroup.com 

For more of the latest jobs, please visit http://www.theugandanjobline.com or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline

UN Supply Chain Officer, EDP Manager Job Opportunities - United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)


Job Title:              Supply Chain Officer, EDP Manager
Organization: United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Head of Supply Chain Unit

About US:
The UN World Food Programme (WFP) is the United Nations frontline agency against world hunger. It is the largest and longest serving humanitarian agency in Uganda. Currently WFP focuses on three priority areas: Saving lives in Emergencies; Building Resilience through Predictable Safety Nets; Improving Nutrition & Mother-and Child Health; and Supporting Small Holder Farmers to Access Markets. WFP has operations in various parts of the Country.

Job Summary:  The Supply Chain Officer, EDP Manager reports to the Head of Logistics Operations UGCO or the designate and is under the functional supervision of the Head of Supply Chain Unit, UGCO. Logistics Officer shall oversee inland, primary and secondary transport operations, management of the commodities at the EDP sites, liaise and coordinate with Area/Field Offices dispatch and food distribution schedules, oversee compliance.  Logistics Officer is expected to guide personnel on the best practices of logistics operations with solid background in commodity management with full proficiency in LESS.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Manage and supervise inland Logistics Operations at WFP Uganda Country Office
  • Establish and maintain periodic reports based on logistics movements and distribute them according to requirements
  • Guide management on logistics management and structures and staffing levels to ensure that they are at all times adequate to meet the requirements of the logistics strategy
  • Ensure full compliance to food commodity management guidelines, real-time LESS performance
  • Manage logistics operations including all logistics assets in order to ensure timely and cost-effective delivery of WFP cargoes
  • Supervise and lead monthly PI exercises
  • Ensure the integrity of transport information, including commodity tracking in WFP standard systems
  • Prepare and maintain transport information for reporting purposes
  • Ensure compliance to food quality practices and proper storage of food commodities
  • Ensure that accurate and complete accounting, reporting and internal control systems are functioning and that all relevant records are maintained
  • Ensure effective funds management including project budgetary review and regular market reviews
  • Ensure WFP warehouses as managed in accordance to WFP guidelines
  • Ensure adequate logistics preparedness through contingency planning and continuous logistics preparedness reviews
  • Ensure that all staff are adequately trained, and identify any additional training needs to achieve high working standards
  • Coordinate and provide logistics support to on-going air, land, sea, or rail operations in the area
  • Coordinate logistics operations with other organisations in the area
  • Support logistics staff in other offices
  • Supervise staff as required
  • Perform other related duties as assigned


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the United Nations UN World Food Programme (WFP) Supply Chain Officer, EDP Manager job placement should hold a University degree in business administration, engineering, computer science, statistics or economics (preferably transport economics), or equivalent professional experience or extensive relevant logistics experience.
  • At least five years of relevant professional post-graduate in supply chain.Experience managing integrated air, sea, and land transport operations.
  • Experience supervising professional staff.
  • Experience in working in insecure and difficult environments.
  • Desirable: proven experience in forging strategic partnerships.
  • Desirable: proven experience in influencing and negotiations skills.
  • Desirable: experience in working in Uganda.
  • Language: Fluency (level C) in English language. Intermediate knowledge (level B) of a second official UN language: Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, Spanish, and/or WFP’s working language, Portuguese.

Competencies:
  • Supply Chain Strategy: Demonstrates robust understanding of supply chain strategies. Conducts analytical and conceptual work in support of strategy design and implementation.
  • Operationalizes strategies in own area of responsibility.
  • Supply Chain Planning: Leads supply chain planning within area of operations managed. Oversees and coordinates periodic planning across functions and with partners. Ensures consensus-based plans are in place and aligned with strategy.
  • Supply Chain & Networks Management: Manages end-to-end supply chain within area of operations. Leads the design and implementation of supply chain, retail and partnership networks. Oversees and coordinates integrated delivery of supply chain services.
  • Supply Chain Capacity Strengthening: Leads design and implementation of supply chain capacity strengthening initiatives within area of operations managed. Leverages WFP’s supply chain capacities and networks to strengthen national value chains and stakeholders.
  • Supply Chain Performance & Development: Leads continuous supply chain improvement and innovation initiatives within area of operations managed. Defines operational performance targets, monitors performance, anticipates and mitigates risks for timely corrective actions.

How to Apply:
All candidates who desire to join the United Nations World Food Programme are encouraged to submit their applications online at the link below.


Deadline: 18th November 2018

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