Project Assistants (Fresher Jobs) – Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities

Title:          Project Assistant (Fresher Jobs)
Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities
Duty Station: Kampala,
About US:
The Ministry of
Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities has secured a grant from the Enhanced
Integrated Framework (EIF) to support a three year Handicrafts and Souvenir
Development Project in Uganda. The main objective of the Project is to support
the development of the sector through product development, increased production
and export. The project will also facilitate the creation of linkages between
the producers, associations and the traders of handcrafted products and the
tourism industry with a view of improving the livelihoods for some communities
in Uganda.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Arrange field visits, appointments and meetings both internal and
    external related to the project activities.
  • Support the preparations of project workplans and operational and
    financial planning processes
  • Assist in the preparation of payments requests for operational
    expenses, salaries, insurance.
  • In coordination with the project M&E officer, monitor project
    activities, budget and financial expenditures
  • Provide support to Consultants on all aspects of allowances, travel
    claims and other financial matters.
  • Contribute to the preparation and implementation of progress reports
  • Maintain project filing and Prepare routine correspondence and
    memoranda for Project Coordinator’s signature
  • Carryout routine day to day project office support

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate should hold an Honors’ degree in Economics,
    Statistics, or Social Sciences
  • At least two years  of
    experience in data collection and analysis
  • Computer knowledge (Microsoft package and Statistical packages)
  • Candidates should have Competences in analytical skills,
    communications skills and good organizational skills
  • Experience in working with a project and Government/private sector
    setting will be an added advantage
  • Age: 22– 30 years
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested applicants should hand deliver their application with
detailed curriculum vitae, photocopies of academic qualification, copy of the
National ID, contact information addressed to:
Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Tourism,
Wildlife and Antiquities
Attn: Project
Handcraft and
Souvenir Development Project
2nd Floor, Rwenzori
Towers Plot 6 Nakasero Road P.O Box 4241 Kampala. Uganda
Please note that
only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Deadline: 26th July 2019
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