Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries Assistant Human Resources Officer Jobs in Uganda

Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries Assistant Human Resources Officer Jobs in Uganda

  • National Animal Genetics Resources Centre and Data Bank, a body corporate under the Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries its mandate is to take a leading role in establishing a comprehensive National Animal Breeding Programme in Uganda, wishes to recruit the following:

    Assistant Human Resources Officer

    Overall Job Purpose

  • To assist in managing human resources and staffing issues of the organization including pay roll etc.

    Specific Responsibilities

    • Assist to bridge management and employee relations by addressing demands, grievances or other issues

    • Assist to develop and implement HR strategies and initiatives aligned with the overall business strategy

    • Assist to manage the recruitment and selection process

    • Support current and future business needs through the development, engagement, motivation and preservation of human capital

    • Assist to develop and monitor overall HR strategies, systems, tactics and procedures across the organization

    • Nurture a positive working environment

    • Assist to oversee and manage a performance appraisal system that drives high performance

    • Assist to maintain pay plan and benefits program

    • Assess training needs to apply and monitor training programs Assist to report to management and provide decision support through HR metrics

    • Assist to ensure legal compliance throughout human resource management


    • A Bachelor's degree in Human Resources or Public Administration or Management Sciences or Commerce/ Business administration

    • People oriented and results driven

    • Proven working experience as HR manager or other HR executive

    • Demonstrable experience with human resources metrics

    • Knowledge of HR systems and databases

    • Ability to architect strategy along with leadership skills

    • Excellent active listening, negotiation and presentation skills

    • Competence to build and effectively manage interpersonal relationships at all levels of the company

    • In-depth knowledge of labor law and HR best practices

    How to Apply

  • Closing date 6 May, 2020

  • All CV, applications and testimonials (including 3 work references) should be sent to:

    The Executive Director
    National Animal Genetic Resources Centre & Data Bank,
    P.O. Box 183 Nsamizi Road, Entebbe
    Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
    Dr. Charles Lagu, PhD

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