Walk-In Recruitment (70 Entry Level Sales Jobs) - Client Service Officers - SolarNow

Job Title:         Walk-In Recruitment - Client Service Officer – 70 Sales Jobs (24 th August 2019)   Organization:  SolarNow Duty St...

Driver – UPLIFT Project Jobs - World Vision International

Organisation: World Vision International
Reports to:  Project Manager
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About US: 
World Vision Uganda is a Christian Relief, Development and Advocacy Non-Government Organization dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. We currently work in over 41 districts in Uganda. World Vision is committed to the protection of children and we will not employ people whose background is not suitable for working with children. All employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks where possible. “Our Vision for every child, Life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every Heart, the will to make it so.”

Job Summary: The Driver – UPLIFT Project will drive authorized UPLIFT project passengers, transport goods and services (information) and check the mechanical condition of the Project vehicle regularly and act accordingly in line with World Vision policies.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Drive project authorized passengers to specified destinations as approved by the supervisor in line with World Vision vehicle usage policy.
  • Deliver project packages, goods and mails and any other information to specified people, places and offices in line with World Vision policies.
  • Check project vehicle status/condition e.g. engine oil, water, nuts, battery water, license, Third Party Insurance, brakes, tyre pressure etc prior to any journey and carry out regular vehicle repairs e.g. correcting hard start, tightening bolts and nuts, topping up battery water, etc in line with World Vision policy.
  • Monitor the security of project vehicle, authorized passengers and luggage in line with the vehicle policy.
  • Report all major and minor damages and accidents on project vehicle at hand to the supervisor in line with World Vision vehicle policies.
  • Prepare and submit project vehicle monthly reports in line with the World Vision Vehicle Policy.
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by supervisor from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Driver UPLIFT vacancy should preferably hold an O’ level certificate.
  • Holds a valid driving permit.
  • At least three years of driving experience.
  • Ability to prioritize work in relation to need and urgency.
  • A working knowledge of fax machine, photocopier, computer and telephone preferred.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by visiting World Vision International’s e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link below.

Please follow instructions on How to Create Account and Profile at World Vision’s e-recruitment portal.  Qualified female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

Deadline: 21st May 2019

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Senior IT Specialist International NGO Jobs - Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)

Job Title:          Senior IT Specialist
Organisation: Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: CIT Manager
Vacancy Code: SITX01

About US:
The Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) is an international non-profit organization which is a partnership of infectious diseases and public health specialists. The overall objective of the IDI is to strengthen health systems with strong emphasis on Infectious Diseases, through Research and Capacity Development. IDI has five operational areas through which it works to achieve its mission: Prevention, Care and Treatment; Training, Research and Laboratory services (provided through a partnership with the Makerere University - John Hopkins University Core Lab) and Outreach.

Job Summary:  The Senior IT Specialist is responsible for the design, implementation and operation of the ICT Infrastructure at all the Infectious Diseases Institute Ltd. Offices, as assigned by the IT Manager, Information Services department. The rob holder shall take responsibility for monitoring, maintaining and troubleshooting IDI's rapidly expanding technology infrastructure which includes Servers, Networks and Storage systems. He/she must be a diverse individual, with superb technical competency, delivering mission critical infrastructure and ensuring the highest levels of availability, performance and security. .

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure includes both virtual and physical.
  • Manage and monitor storage and backup systems
  • Install, configure, test and maintain operating systems, application software and system management tools
  • Proactively certify the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability
  • Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers and database administrator to implement those fixes
  • Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies
  • Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks
  • Participate in the design of information and operational support systems
  • Provide 3rd level support
  • Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution
  • Meet with relevant users to identity requirements for new infrastructure components, e.g. computing devices, additional data points etc.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, related computing discipline.
  • Technical certifications include; DCDC (Data Center Design), CCNA (not mandatory but preferred), MCSE server 2012/LPIC-II, SAN and Database administration
  • At least five years of demonstrated experience in a similar role with solid background in IT infrastructure operations, computer network administration and service delivery.
  • Leadership experience with the ability to mentor and guide other junior technical staff and successfully manage the team work in the IT environment.
  • Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting Windows or UNIX/Linux based environments.
  • Solid experience in the administration and performance tuning of windows servers, and NetApp storage
  • Solid Cloud experience, preferably in MS Office 365 and Azure storage
  • Experience with virtualization and containerization (e.g., VMware, Virtual Box, Hyper-V)
  • Experience with monitoring systems
  • Experience with automation software (e.g., Puppet, engine, Chef)
  • Solid scripting skills (e.g., shell scripts, Perl, Ruby, Python)

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should E-mail their updated CVs, which should include details of email address (if any), present position, current remuneration, Certificate/testimonials and address of three (3) Referees plus telephone contact to the following address. Please make sure that your application letter , CV and certificates are attached as one document and indicate the Vacancy code as the subject for your email

The Senior Human Resource Manager,
Infectious Diseases Institute — IDI Knowledge Centre,
Makerere University Main Campus College of Health Sciences, Makerere University,
P.O. Box 22418, Kampala, Uganda.

Email to: hr@idi.co.ug

Deadline: 31st May 2019

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Fresher Diploma Jobs - KEG Process Artisan - Packaging - Nile Breweries Limited

Job Title:             KEG Process Artisan - Packaging
Organisation: Nile Breweries Limited
Duty Station: Jinja, Uganda

About US:
Nile Breweries Limited, a leading beverage company in Uganda and subsidiary of ABInbev the leading brewing group in the world.

Job Summary:  The KEG Process Artisan – Packaging will maintain, repair and optimize plant and associated devices to ensure plant reliability and product quality at minimum cost whilst maintaining standards.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Comply with safety, health and environmental policies and procedures at all times.
  • Maintain, repair and optimize plant and associated devices. This will include locating plant equipment, spares and relevant documentation systems, Carrying out repairs or maintenance, and continuously improving (optimizing) plant, process equipment and systems.
  • Operate the process and monitor machine performance including starting up and running the machines, performing brand and pack changes, carrying out machine lubrication, and cleaning of machines.
  • Optimize production performance through interpreting and implementing production plans for the shift, measuring and recording performance attributes, optimizing usage of resources, supporting the team to improve process quality, and monitoring trends and initiating corrective actions.
  • Apply the VPO principles and practices: Applying 5S standards and practices in the Work place, operating and control the process according to SOP's, conducting autonomous operations, managing quality at source, improving personal competence and flexibility, and observing and maintain SAFE in the work area.
  • Apply problem solving processes; Utilize short interval control to identify problems and apply problem solving techniques to resolve situational problems.
  • Other duties; Support the overall Packaging team initiatives and arrangements, carry
  • out simple workshop duties for example welding, machining plus any other duties assigned by the Team Leader in line with running the process.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Nile Breweries KEG Process Artisan - Packaging job must hold an Ordinary or Higher Diploma in Electrical / Mechanical /Electro-mechanical Engineering
  • At least two years of working experience in FMCG industry
  • Must be hardworking, honest and self-motivated
  • Must be dynamic
  • Good team player
  • Excellent commitment to occupational safety & health, environmental implications of the job
  • Demonstrate knowledge of plant performance and reliability measures
  • Ability to work in shifts
  • Ready to live the Dream People Culture platform and the ten principles
  • Problem-solving ability
  • Flexibility

How to Apply:
All qualified candidates should please send their CVs, which should include details of email address (if any), present position and Certificate/testimonials to the undersigned or email address zcc.peoplerecruitment@mu.ab-inbev.com

  • Please indicate the position applied for as the subject of your email
  • Internal candidates should notify their line managers

People Business Partner / Supply Lead,
Nile Breweries Limited, Jinja Plant,
P.O Box 762, Jinja. Uganda

Deadline: 18th May 2019

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Project Coordinator, Urban Mobility Job Placement - World Resources Institute (WRI)

Organisation: World Resources Institute (WRI)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About US:
World Resources Institute (WRI) is an independent, nonprofit global research organization that turns big ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity and human well-being. We are working to address seven critical challenges that the world must overcome this decade in order to secure a sustainable future for people and the planet: climate change, energy, food, forests, water, sustainable cities, and the ocean.

Cities Program Overview:
WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities works to make urban sustainability a reality. Global research and on-the-ground experience in Brazil, China, India, Mexico, Turkey and the United States combine to spur action that improves life for millions of people. Aiming to influence 200 cities with unique research and tools, WRI Sustainable Cities focuses on a deep cross-sector approach in four megacities on two continents, and targeted assistance to 30 more urban areas, bringing economic, environmental and social benefits to people in cities around the globe.

Job Summary:  The Project Coordinator, Urban Mobility  will support a project to foster integrated urban transport in Kampala, seeking to merge new innovations and enterprises in the city, emerging plans for BRT and other public transport, as well as building on the city’s existing minibus system. In this role, you will work with governments and other stakeholders, such as KCCA, local enterprises in urban transport, minibus operators and others involved in the public transport system of Kampala.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
Project Management
  • Liaise with the Kampala officials to scope, launch and foster outcomes towards integrated transport systems in Kampala, ranging from items such as fare integration, user information, and physical infrastructure – working across modes such as minibus taxis, planning for BRT, and other modes such as boda boda, bicycling and walking as modes for last-mile connectivity.
  • Coordinate and interact with social enterprises and entrepreneurs in the city that may interact and be part of an integrated system that incorporates new technologies.
  • Coordinate with WRI Africa and Washington, DC project management staff on urban transport projects, and Shell Foundation staff on advancing the project.
  • Liaise with other WRI offices and partner institutions for data exchange, information requests and project coordination.
  • Coordinate any synergies or mutual contacts and institutional cohesiveness with integrated transport projects in the region, as well as in other countries.
  • Organize internal and external meetings, events and other activities involving other WRI or Shell Foundation staff, external experts and others.
Research, Knowledge and Practice
  • Serve as the point contact and coordinator for project implementation and research work on the visioning and creation of an innovation-based integrated transport strategy for Kampala.
  • Research and create recommendations for integrated transport strategies based on transport data, both existing and new research on items such as accessibility analysis, modal splits, opportunities for physical integration through design, user experience innovations and the like.
  • Coordinate day-to-day project implementation, research and field work. This includes work planning, follow up on project implementation, monitoring progress, preparing reports. Conduct research, literature reviews and synthesize findings; prepare presentations highlighting findings.
  • Coordinate dissemination of research to target audiences like policy makers, academia researchers, and industrial partners.
  • Perform transport data collection, with special emphasis on public transport mapping, routes, integration opportunities for last-mile connectivity, BRT planning and related research;
  • Research, document, evaluate, and analyze emerging trends, best practices, and policies in urban mobility as it relates to the project.
  • Support the maintenance and tracking of key performance indicators and work-plans on shared databases.
  • Participate in field work as required, including site visits, stakeholder outreach, and hosting partners in Kampala.
Writing & Editing
  • Contribute written and graphic content to reports and presentation, and coordinate completion of reports providing recommendations to the city.
  • Write emails, memos, other organizational items regarding the project.
  • May involve review of WRI publications or knowledge products.
Grants & Financial Management
  • Help coordinate on management of project as needed
  • Prepare and send donor and project/grant status reports to WRI global office

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree required in transport planning/engineering, or urban/regional planning or design with a focus on transportation; Master’s degree preferred
  • Minimum of one year of relevant, full time experience in urban transportation planning, road safety, non-motorized transport, road safety auditing or sustainable cities
  • Knowledge or experience with integrated transport systems, including alternatives of last-mile connectivity, BRT, minibus taxis and its context in Kampala
  • Ideal candidate will understand institutions and government agencies in Kampala and the larger African region. Local experience is highly desirable
  • Strong quantitative, analytical, and research skills
  • Enthusiasm to work on sustainability issues and in developing countries
  • Detail-oriented and organized thinker
  • Ability to work well in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams, juggle multiple priorities and work under tight deadlines
  • Experience with geographic or statistical software/specifications such as ArcGIS or open source Qgis, GTFS, Excel, STATA, SPSS, and ability to learn new software and computer systems quickly

How to Apply:
Please submit Cover Letter and CV with application through the WRI Careers portal at the link below.

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Fresher Associate Psychotherapist / Trainer US Non-profit Jobs - Center for Victims of Torture (CVT)

Organisation: Center for Victims of Torture (CVT)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Field Coordinator

About US:
The Center for Victims of Torture (CVT) is headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA and is a humanitarian non-governmental organization that provides mental health rehabilitation to refugees around the world. In Uganda, CVT provides mental health rehabilitation services to survivors of LRA-inflicted torture and violent trauma; provides on-site mental health clinical mentoring and supervision to counselors in partner NGOs; and works to build a network of mental health service providers in northern Uganda.

Job Summary:  The Associate Psychotherapist/Trainer will build the capacity of psychosocial counselors to provide mental health services to torture and war trauma survivors. This position will oversee and coordinate delivery of mental health interventions for adult and children survivors in affected communities, in the form of individual and group therapy. In addition, the position will liaise with other NGOs, universities and local organizations. The Associate Psychotherapist/Trainer will report to the Clinical Advisor for Mental Health and will receive mentorship from the Psychotherapist/Trainer.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Psychotherapy Oversight:  Oversee and coordinate mental health assessments and interventions, and serve as a mentor or co-therapist with Psychosocial Counselors (PSCs) in individual and group settings to model assessment and treatment methods that are both culturally relevant and empirically supported.
  • Clinical Supervision and Training:  Provide frequent, systematic individual and group clinical supervision, including case discussions, live supervision, and self-care components to PSCs. Design and carry out training programs, including didactic training sessions, mentoring, modeling and systematic, close supervision for counseling staff. Continually assess the development of staff and adapt training and coaching accordingly.  Design and carry out external training programs for local mental health professionals, including formal training sessions, mentoring, modeling and clinical supervision. Receive clinical supervision from Clinical Advisor on a weekly or bi-weekly basis.
  • Staff Management:  working in conjunction with the Psychotherapist/Trainer, build and maintain a strong and cohesive clinical team. Coordinate workflow, resources and priorities; and facilitate communication across the team. Hire, coach, mentor and develop staff members through ongoing feedback as well as formal performance management systems. Coordinate and facilitate clinical team meetings.
  • Community Assessment:  Mentor PSCs to complete needs assessments, sensitizations, and psychoeducation in affected communities in order to identify target populations, and to determine appropriate mental health interventions for people who have been tortured and/or traumatized by war.
  • Partner Relations and Collaboration: Develop and maintain strategic relationships with community leaders, university representatives and NGO partners in order to facilitate achievement of program goals. Coordinate services with other organizations and provide training to these organizations to better address the needs of identified client populations
  • Reporting:  Contribute to the writing, review and submission of regular reports regarding clinical and training activities.
  • Program Evaluation:  With country team and in consultation with research department staff, participate in the design and implementation of program evaluation.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold an advanced degree in psychology, counseling, clinical social work or related field
  • Two years of experience providing individual and group psychotherapy to trauma survivors
  • One year of experience supervising mental health professionals and paraprofessionals
  • Must be a Ugandan national
  • Preferred education, experience, certificates, licenses or registrations
  • Certification or licensure as a psychologist or psychotherapist
  • Extensive experience providing individual and group psychotherapy to adults, adolescents, families and torture and SGBV survivors.
  • 5 years of experience supervising mental health professionals and paraprofessionals
  • Experience working in the field of torture treatment
  • Experience working in humanitarian settings, including refugee camps or refugee settlements
  • Experience working with interpreters and/or as an interpreter
  • Understanding of and extensive experience implementing culturally appropriate mental health interventions, including individual, group and community-based approaches for people who have suffered torture and trauma in various contexts.    
  • Understanding of and experience developing curricula and providing tailored training for mental health counselors on counseling approaches, sensitization on the effects of trauma and war, and designing culturally and contextually appropriate therapeutic interventions.
  • Experience training varying levels of mental health workers, including psychologists with graduate degrees and supervision responsibilities and paraprofessionals with no or limited prior exposure to mental health work; and demonstrated ability to provide them with on-the-job coaching, supervision, and support to ensure continuous capacity building and no harm to the clients.
  • Demonstrated cultural sensitivity in professional environments, ideally in mental health care.
  • Experience working in environments with limited resources and infrastructure.
  • Skilled at carrying out program needs assessments, program development and program evaluation.
  • Strong organizational skills and experience initiating systems for the efficient workflow of a team.
  • Skilled at working as a member of a team, as well as managing a team and supporting positive dynamics.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in environments with limited resources and infrastructure and in an isolated environment lacking in amenities.
  • Demonstrated flexibility to adapt to changing program requirements, client needs and political climate.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (Outlook, Word and Excel)
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communications skills
  • Fluency in English required. Fluency in languages spoken in northern Uganda desirable.
  • Ability to travel by car for 2-4 hours per day on rough roads.
  • Interest in or commitment to international human rights.

How to Apply:
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by clicking on the link below.

Deadline: 24th May 2019

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