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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Director Job at National Library Board of Uganda - Career Opportunity in Uganda

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Jobs at:
National Library Board of Uganda

Deadline of this Job:
31STMay 2017

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

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Job details:
Main purpose of the position:
Secretary to the National Library Board, Chief Executive and Accounting Officer of the National Library and Chief Inspector of public libraries in Uganda.
Key Functions and activities:
  •  Execution of plans and policies of the Board
  •  Ensuring the proper and effective planning, budgeting, execution and evaluation of the services of the library under the National Library Act, 2003.
Qualifications and attributes:
  • An honors’ first degree
  • Postgraduate qualifications at a Master’s Degree level in Librarianship or information Science
  •  Qualifications and/or experience in project proposal writing and human resource management will be an added advantage
  • At least ten (10) years’ service in a reputable library, five of which must have been at senior managerial level.
  • Knowledge and competence in computer applications to information management
  • Skills in inter personal communication, team building, lobbying and advocacy
  • Person of high moral character and proven integrity.
Terms and Conditions of-service:
Renewable contract for 5 years. Attractive remuneration including annual leave, medical insurance, housing allowance and gratuity.
Job application procedure
Applications, enclosing a curriculum vitae, photocopies of academic certificates, academic transcripts, and evidence of seniority and naming three referees, one of whom should be library and information professional should be addressed to:
The Chairperson
National Library Board
P. 0 Box 4262
Or e-mailed to 
Applications submitted electronically must be followed by a telephone call at +256 414 233633 to ensure that they have been received.