Several Land Acquisition Officer Job Placements – Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA)

Organisation: Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA)
Duty Station:  Kampala,
Uganda

About UNRA:
The
Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) was established by an Act of Parliament;
The Uganda National Authority Act, No. 15 of 2006. UNRA became operational on
1st July 2008.  The mandate of UNRA is to
develop and maintain the national roads network, advise Government on general
roads policy and contribute to addressing of transport concerns, among others.

Job Summary: The Land Acquisition Officer will be responsible
for verification of valued Project Affected Persons, compiling and processing
the documentation for the payment of land and property compensations and
grievance management and providing feedback to the community. In addition the
Land Acquisition Officer will also be responsible for maintaining proper
records that can easily be retrieved as and when required.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Implement the UNRA approved stakeholder
    communication strategy with regard to project affected persons;
  • Regularly respond to audit reports and
    implement agreed recommendations within specified time frames;
  • Actively participate in the compilation of
    the market values of land across the country and generate reports on
    compensation details of Project affected persons along roads assigned;
  • Keenly verify and process payment for Land and
    Property compensation in line with approved valuation report and strip
    map;
  • Implement the grievance/complaints management
    framework;
  • Develop risk matrix and put in place risk
    mitigation measures on land acquisition process.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the
    Head Financial Audit.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the UNRA Land Acquisition
    Officer job vacancy should hold an Honors Degree in Social Sciences, Business
    Administration, Finance, Land Economics or any other relevant
    qualification;
  • Possession of Post Graduate qualifications in
    relevant field will be an added advantage;
  • At least three years’ experience in
    infrastructure projects;
  • Demonstrated working experience in a large
    organization/business unit with diverse professions.
  • Computer literacy skills
  • High degree of integrity;
  • Excellent track record of outstanding
    performance;
  • Ability to work as part of a team;
  • Excellent oral and written communication
    skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal, particularly
    staff/management relation skills
  • Ability to deliver accurate results in a timely
    manner and in an environment with multiple and challenging tasks.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications online at the link belowPlease follow the instructions at the link below. 

Click Here (Read Instructions) -> Register (Click Here) -> Application 

Deadline: 14th October 2016 

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