Law Enforcement Programming Assistant – US Embassy


Job Title: Law Enforcement Programming
Assistant; FP-07

CLOSING DATE: May 23, 2012

WORK HOURS: Full time (40 hours) or Part time (32 hours); please indicate preference
on application

SECURITY CLEARANCE: Must be able to obtain a SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE. U.S.
CITIZEN ELIGIBLE FAMILY MEMBERS, AS DEFINED BELOW OF U.S. GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES
ASSIGNED TO THE MISSION UNDER THE CHIEF OF MISSION AUTHORITY ARE ELIGIBLE FOR CONSIDERATION.

BASIC FUNCTION OF POSITION

The incumbent will provide specific operational, procedural, and administrative
recommendations designed to help maximize the impact of all training and
equipment donations provided in law enforcement programs in Uganda, with the
goal of furthering institutional development and capacity building within the
Ugandan security forces and the personnel of neighboring countries attending
training programs in Uganda. The incumbent will identify additional technical
assistance, training, and equipment donations that will complement and build on
existing and future INL training initiatives within Uganda. While the majority
of the incumbent’s time will be focused on INL programming, he/she will provide
support as needed to other USG agencies conducting judicial, corrections and
security sector programming in Uganda.

A copy of the complete position description listing all duties and
responsibilities is available on the website. http://kampala.usembassy.gov/job_opportunites.html

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
two years of post secondary education/university studies is required.

2. Work Experience: At least three
years of work experience in program management, training, administration or
operations in an office or educational setting is required.

3. Language Requirement: Level IV
(fluent) English ability is required.

4. Knowledge: Clerical, secretarial,
office management and administrative practices are required.

5. Skills and Abilities: Strong
organizational skills are required to manage a number of competing tasks. Good
working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint. Excellent
communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to interact and work
equally well with a wide range of U.S. and/or foreign national personnel at all
levels of an organization. Must be a self-starter, able to identify priorities
and meet deadlines with limited supervision. Must be able to represent the U.S.
effectively as required.


How to Apply

SUBMIT APPLICATION TO:
Human Resources Office
Plot 1577 Nsambya Road
P. O. Box 7007, Kampala
Telephone: 0414-259-791/5
By Fax:
0414-341-863
Or by e-mail: KampalaHR@state.gov

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