United HR Solutions Pvt. Ltd. General Manager Jobs in Uganda

United HR Solutions Pvt. Ltd. General Manager Jobs in Uganda

About us:

  • Vegol Limited is amongst the leading manufacturer and marketeer of Best Fry and Siika vegetable cooking oil, Crane and Popco laundry soap, Sanyu family Bathing Soap and Best Mandazi Baking Powder.

    Job Purpose:

  • To manage and direct the operations of Vegol Ltd in a manner that ensures that the company meets set performance objectives on an on-going basis profitably and generate positive cashflow to deliver improved shareholder value.

    Key Duties:

  • Drive the development and implementation of the Company’s long term and annual strategic plan in convergence with all stakeholders.

  • Develop and implement the annual business and financial plans of the business with guidance/approval from the Board and regular review of performance against the plan.

  • Steer, support facilitate and direct the Company operations in the exceeding attainment of the annual operational and financial plans.

  • Provide leadership in the development and implementation of the various policies as well as the operational and financial systems required for the effective management of the various units

  • Monitor the performance of the various business units, through the review of periodic business performance reports and provide guidance in the identification and implementation of remedial action.

  • Propose to the Board business growth proposals and other investment proposals for their fit within the overall and long term business goals.

  • Develop & maintain relationships with key third parties including government offices, relevant associations, suppliers, etc. This may include active participation in key business associations, making presentations in the relevant forum and lobbying for policy change as needed.

  • Monitor developments in the local and international arena that affect the various units and ensure that local operations meet best practice

  • Actively participate in Board meetings, brief the Directors
    on the Company’s performance and provide proposals for long term planning for the Company.

  • Effectively communicate the Board decisions to the unit heads as well as staff as and when necessary

  • Must be out in the field visiting customers and building markets for our products for atleast 15 days per month.

    Job Specification:

    Academic & professional qualifications

  • Chartered Accountant

  • Training in management and or leadership

    Experience required for the job

  • At least 15 years working experience (Finance or Commercial) of which 5 years in senior leadership in a FMCG company.

  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience as Head of Organization or P&L responsibility.

  • Proven experience of strategy development and implementation.

  • Commercial Minded with Marketing Experience.

    Core skills/competencies

  • Strategic planning skills.

  • Business Development, problem solving & decision making skills.

  • Financial planning & management skills.

  • Relationship building skills.

  • Leadership and people management, communication & Interpersonal skills.

  • Performance standard setting & monitoring skills.


  • Co-ordinate all activities.

  • Strategy implementation.

  • Establishing strategic direction.

  • Brand building and marketing initiatives.

  • Board reporting.

  • Support services.

  • Decision making processes.

  • Job planning at all levels.

  • Motivating the team.

  • Bring about a culture change from being focused on manufacturing to becoming marketing driven.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; United HR Solutions Pvt. Ltd. General Manager Jobs in Uganda

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