NGO Driver Jobs – Restless Development




Job Title:  Driver
Organisation: Restless
Development
Reports to: Finance and
Administration Coordinator
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
Salary: Gross Annual; UGX 6,809,797
About US:
Restless
Development is an international non-profit organization which is embarking on
becoming the global banner carrier for youth-led development; demonstrating at
the grassroots and policy levels that young people can and must play a lead
role in development. Over the past five years, Restless Development has more
than tripled the size of its budgets and programmes, and has been repeatedly
cited as a model of best practice in youth-led development by the World Bank,
DFID, UNICEF and others.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
1.
Maintain Restless Development Vehicle (30%)
·        
Complete all required daily, weekly, monthly and
other vehicle checks as per policy.
·        
Regularly report to the FAC regarding any
maintenance or repair needs
·        
Accompany the vehicle to mechanics for repairs and
maintenance
·        
The incumbent will drive in safe and efficient
manner to protect the vehicle and ensure longevity
·        
Conscientiously report information in the logbook
and fuel logbook
·        
Ensure the vehicle is always clean inside as well as
outside.
·        
Carry out daily vehicle pre-departure checklist
mentioned in the logbook.
·        
Keenly inspect the vehicle to ensure that it is
always ready for travels.
·        
Ensure the vehicle has a full first aid kit as well
as and emergency kit always
·        
Regularly check that the vehicle has all the items
required for efficiency
·        
Maintain all legal documents in vehicle as required
by law
·        
The incumbent should be well versed and conversant
with vehicle policy
2.
Transport staff to programme areas safely (50%)
·        
Responsible for the timely transportation of staff
and goods as required to destinations as required
·        
Be available at office premises in time to transport
the staff for official duties within or out of town.
·        
Ensure that you have a vehicle request for all
official travel with staff.
·        
The incumbent will transport the staff for all
official duties as required
·        
Report any accidents immediately to the nearest
police station and to the field office in line with the policy.
·        
Follow restless Development guidelines for travelling
and speed limits
·        
Respect Restless Development standard operating
procedures for vehicles use.
·        
Respect the manufacture’s technical conditions of
use for the vehicle.
3.
Administrative Support (15%)
·        
The incumbent will collect biweekly vehicle use requests
and plan accordingly
·        
Create vehicle use calendar with the FAC
·        
Technically support the FAC Aon non-vehicle
administrative work as required
4.
Other (5%)
: Other duties as required, sometimes requiring working on weekends and
holidays for which time off in lieu can be taken.
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
·        
The Driver should hold a current clean driver’s
licence
·        
At least three years driving experience
·        
Excellent organisational skills
·        
Fluency in English with exceptional written and
verbal communication skills
·        
Show personal commitment to the values, aims and
methods of Restless
·        
Development
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Ability to travel regularly to rural areas and spend
nights if necessary
·        
Excellent interpersonal and communication skill
·        
Ability to analyse problems and make sound
operational decisions
·        
Passion, enthusiasm and interest in Restless
Development’s mission, honest and trustworthy, willing to engage and support
non-financial activities
·        
Knowledge and understanding of contemporary
development issues particularly of Peace Building, Sexual Reproductive Health,
Livelihoods, and Youth Inclusion is desired
·        
Prior experience working in a youthful,
multicultural environment is also an added advantage
·        
Previous experience as a volunteer with Restless
Development or other organization is desired
·        
Personal Qualities: Individual
must be results oriented, highly self-motivated, have demonstrated analytical
skills
How to Apply: 
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to send an application
letter with an updated CV with two professional referees to: ugandajobs@restlessdevelopment.org,
stating the vacancy job title Uganda – Driver
Deadline: Monday 14th September 2015 by
5pm (East Africa Time)
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