Receive Current Jobs in Uganda in Your Mail Daily-Free!

Enter your email address below then click "Subscribe":

Delivered by FeedBurner

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Current Jobs at United States Embassy in Kampala, Uganda

Current Jobs at United States Embassy in Kampala, Uganda

United States Embassy in Kampala, Uganda.
The United States has enjoyed diplomatic relations with Uganda for over 30 years. Ambassador Jerry P. Lanier 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
  • Centers for Disease Control
  • Peace Corps

U.S. Mission, Uganda Vacancy Announcement

Administrative Assistant

U.S. Mission, Uganda


VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT


Number: 048-2011 Date: 8/24/2011


OPEN TO: All Qualified Candidates

OPENING AND CLOSING DATES: August 24 to September 6, 2011

POSITION TITLE: Administrative Assistant

POSITION LOCATION: USAID, Gulu Office

HOURS OF WORK: 40 hours per week

POSITION GRADE: FSN-6 (Ugshs. 21,879,469 to 31,006,685 p.a. inclusive of allowances).

USAID/Uganda is recruiting a qualified Ugandan to fill the position of Administrative Assistant in Gulu.

BASIC FUNCTION OF THE POSITION
To perform a variety of administrative support duties assigned by the Northern Uganda Field Office (NUFO) Manager and NUFO Team Leader, in support of the work of USAID in Northern Uganda.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
NOTE: All applicants must address each selection criterion detailed below with specific and comprehensive information supporting each item.

1. Education Required: Completion of secondary school is required. Relevant training leading to certificates in secretarial skills, business administration, information technology, and other related areas is advantageous.

2. Work Experience: A minimum of two years of progressively responsible work experience in a position that provided an opportunity for on-the-job training in operations, logistics, or other office management is required.
3. Language Requirement: Level III (good working knowledge) English proficiency written and oral communication skills is required, Level IV (fluent) is desirable.
4. Knowledge: Good understanding of office and administrative procedures is required.

5. Skills and Abilities: Must possess strong interpersonal and organization skills. A positive ‘team player’ attitude is required. Computer literacy and proficiency in commercial office software applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.) is a must.

HOW TO APPLY

Applications should include the following documentation
(i) A completed and signed Universal Application for Employment as a Locally Employed Staff or Family Member (DS-174);
(ii) Application letter clearly specifying the position for which you are applying;
(iii) Curriculum Vitae/Resume;
(iv) Copies of Academic Transcripts;
(v) Names, contact numbers, and addresses of three (3) professional references.

Submitted applications and documents become the property of the Embassy and will not be returned.

SUBMIT APPLICATION TO

1. By mail:
Human Resources Office
Plot 1577 Ggaba Road
P. O. Box 7007, Kampala
Telephone: 0414-259-791/5
2. By Fax:
0414-341-863 - ATTENTION: HR
3. Or by e-mail:
KampalaHR@state.gov

CLOSING DATE FOR THIS POSITION: September 6, 2011

On December, 04, U.S. Mission Uganda Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) Virginia Blaser led an Inter-Agency team on a 4-day tour of Karamoja Region, to conduct an assessment of the situation in Karamoja and visit U.S. Government supported projects in the region.

The U.S. Government is working with the Government of Uganda to implement programs that address local conflicts and resolve disputes between communities in Karamoja.

No comments:

Search Current Jobs, Vacancies, Careers in Uganda 2012

Jobs in Uganda Billiga hotell paris TopOfBlogs