Director, Human Resource Career Opportunity – Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST)

Job Title:     Director, Human Resource
Organisation: Mbarara University of Science and Technology
Duty Station: Mbarara, Uganda
Reports to: University Secretary
Salary Scale: M3 Shs. 44,309,503/= per annum to Shs.
44,589,077/= per annum
About MUST:
University of Science & Technology (MUST), commonly known as Mbarara
University, is a public university in Uganda. Mbarara University commenced
student intake and instruction in 1989. It is one of the eight public
universities and degree-awarding institutions in the country. MUST is
accredited by the Uganda National Council for Higher Education.
Job Summary: The Director, Human Resource will provide overall leadership
and professional direction in the management of the Human Resource function at
the university.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Actively participate in the recruitment of
    University staff
  • Prepare annual departmental budgets and
    monitor their utilization
  • Initiate and review HR policies in the
    University and manage their implementation
  • The jobholder will develop work targets for
    the HR Directorate
  • Mentor and supervise HR staff including
    monitoring their performance
  • Design and implement performance management and
    control systems
  • Guide staff and management on all human
    resource and staff welfare issues
  • Implement and monitor pay structure and
    advise on salary reviews
  • Provide counseling and guidance to staff
  • Perform any other related duties that may be
    assigned from time to time.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant should preferably hold an Honours
    Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Management or BBA (Human Resource
    option) or Social Sciences with course unit(s) in Human Resource /
    Personnel Management
  • Possession of a Master’s degree in Human
    Resource Management from a recognized institution.
  • A minimum of ten years’ experience in Human
    Resource / Personnel Management, five of which at Head of Department level
    in a reputable organization.
  • Industrious and self-driven;
  • Ready to work long hours;
  • High degree of integrity;
  • Computer literacy skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication
  • Results-oriented;
  • Good team player with leadership skills;
  • Age: Between 40-55 years;
How to Apply:
candidates who are suitably qualified should send their applications
accompanied by copies of all relevant academic documents (O’ and A level,
degree and other certificates) plus three names of referees (excluding social
referees) and their postal/email addresses to:
University Secretary,
University of Science and Technology (MUST)
Box 1410
Deadline: 13th March, 2017
more of the latest jobs, please visit
or find us on our facebook page

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *