Electricity Regulatory Authority Senior Stakeholder Engagement Officers Jobs in Uganda

Electricity Regulatory Authority Senior Stakeholder Engagement Officers Jobs in Uganda


  • The Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA) is a Statutory Body established in accordance with the Electricity Act, 1999, Chapter 145 of the Laws of Uganda.

  • The Act empowers ERA to regulate the Generation, Transmission, Sale, Export, Import and Distribution of Electrical Energy in Uganda.

  • The Authority seeks to recruit a competent and well-motivated person to fill the vacant position of Senior Stakeholder Engagement Officer.
  • The position is contractual, running for an initial Five (5) year period and subject to renewal, upon satisfactory performance.

    Job Title
  • Senior Stakeholder Engagement Officer

    REF ADV/63-66/020/015

  • Supervisor Manager Communications

    Department
  • Corporate and Consumer Affairs
    Contract Length

    5 years

    Job Purpose

  • To build and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with the Authority’s Stakeholders.

    Duties/Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain valuable stakeholder relationships.

  • Formulate and implement ERA’sstakeholder engagement strategies.

  • Support Departments to effectively consult and engage stakeholders on
    relevant projects.

  • Ensure the Authority's Stakeholder Engagement Guidelines are embedded
    in every consultative process.

  • Manage stakeholder satisfaction research projects, including developing and implementing strategies for continually improving stakeholders’ satisfaction.

  • Manage stakeholder fora, meetings, and special events.

  • Coordinate stakeholder contact through the implementation of the
    Stakeholder Contact Management System.

  • Provide content and updates for management reporting and
    environmental scanning processes.

  • Develop and implement programs that will enhance/raise public awareness and understanding of the Authority’s mandate.

  • Monitor and be up-to-date with public policy changes relevant to the work of ERA and their implications for stakeholder engagement.

  • Develop stakeholder communications materials, including presentations, documents, profiles, documentaries.etc.

  • Periodically launch online discussion fora with intent to solicit stakeholder feedback.

  • Perform any other duties as may be reasonably assigned by your Supervisor
    or Management.

    Academic Qualifications and Working Experience
  • An Honors Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and Social Administration, Social Sciences (with
    bias in Sociology), Development Studies, Community Psychology or Marketing.

  • Must have at least five (5) years of related working experience in a credible
    organization.

  • Should have a broad understanding of the consultation principles and tools.

  • Should not be more than 45 years of age.

    Additional skills

  • Should be proficient in the use of relevant computer packages.

  • Proficiency in online fora and networking will be a great advantage.

  • Should be a person of high integrity and be able to work as a part of a team, a high level of ability to take initiative, and flexibility in adjusting to changing work

    program requirements

  • Should possess Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Should have at least 5 years of experience in stakeholder relations management in Uganda’s Electricity Supply Industry.

    How To Apply

  • Applications should be delivered preferably by recorded delivery, addressed
    to:
    THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
    ELECTRICITY REGULATORY AUTHORITY
    PLOT 15, SHIMONI ROAD, NAKASERO
    P. O. BOX 10332, KAMPALA – UGANDA

  • The Deadline for submission of Applications is Friday, 17th January 2020, at
    5:00pm.
  • Applicants who do not meet the stipulated minimum requirements need not apply.

    N.B Members of the Electricity Regulatory Authority or Staff of ERA shall not be
    accepted as referees.

  • Canvassing or any attempt thereof will lead to immediate disqualification. ERA is an equal opportunity employer.


    For more information and job application details, see; Electricity Regulatory Authority Senior Stakeholder Engagement Officers Jobs in Uganda

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