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Human Resource Officer Job at Rakai Health Sciences Program - Employment Opportunity in Uganda

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Vacancy title: Human Resource Officer

Deadline of this Job: 28/06/2013
Job details: Reporting to: Human Resource Manager

Job purpose:

To provide support to the Human Resource Manager in the management of the

Human Resource function, with special focus on recruitment/appointments,

contract terms and conditions of service, staff welfare /benefit management.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Provide administrative support to the staff appraisal process, including sending

appraisal forms to the various users, providing technical guidance to appraisers as

required, analyzing the forms when filled, preparing summary reports on the

appraisals in line with the HR policies.

• Supports the Human Resource Manager in monitoring staffing situation in the

program by reviewing staff levels, identify staff gaps, and compile data on

vacancies and other inadequacies

• Implement and monitor staff recruitment and deployment

• Maintain a record of impending staff retirements, and plan for timely


• Manage staff leave schedules and database.

• Participate in staff development/Trainings

• Assist in attending to individual staff problems, grievances and concerns.

• Assist in updating Job Descriptions and renewing staff contracts

• Perform administrative duties in the HR office that may include but not limited to

filling, organizing and representation in departmental meetings.

• Maintain HR records and information on the HR databases.

• Coordinate staff Medical, IDs and Welfare activities as required including

workman’s compensation insurance cover.

• Process HR related payments.

• Any other official duties as may be assigned management

Qualifications, Skills & Experience:

Bachelor Degree or Diploma holder in Human Resources Management,

Business/Office Administration, Social Sciences or equivalent. Minimum of 2 years

relevant work experience in HR Management and/or Office Administration.

Excellent planning, organizational and implementation skills. Strong interpersonal

skills, Records Management, knowledge of Uganda Labour Laws. Self starter, with

drive and enthusiasm. IT literate (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint) with strong

written and oral communications skills. Good Financial awareness will be an added


Job application procedure
Only qualified applicants should submit their application letter, valid academic

documents and detailed resume (C.V) with three recognizable referees not later

than 28th June, 2013 to:

The Human Resource Manager Rakai Health Sciences Program,

P.O. Box 279, KALISIZO

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