Jobs in Uganda - Regional Human Resource Officer job at Food for the Hungry (FH/U)

Food for the Hungry (FH/U)

Regional Human Resource Officer job Post

Location:  Jobs in Uganda 2021 - 2022

Work Hours: Full-time, 08 hours per day

Salary: UGX

No. of vacancies: 01

Deadline: 04 October 2021

Hiring Organization: Food for the Hungry (FH/U)

Job Details:

About Us;
Food for the Hungry (FH/U) is a Christian international relief and development organization that has been working in Uganda since 1989. FH is currently operating programs in Asia, Latin America and Africa with support offices in the UK, Canada, Switzerland, United States of America and Japan. FH's primary goal is to end all forms of poverty World-wide. In Uganda, FH is operational in the Districts of Adjumani, kitgum, Lamwo, Kween, Mbale, Namutumba and Amudat Districts implementing programs in four main sectors of Education; Food Security and Livelihoods; Health/Nutrition and Disaster Risk Reduction, with the Head office located in Kampala.
FH/Uganda is actively seeking for qualified candidates committed to its Heartbeat and Corporate Strategy to fill the career openings of on a rolling basis;

Job Title : Regional Human Resource Officer
Location : : Eastern Region - (Mbale)
Reports to: Human Resource Manager
Contract Length: 2 years (Fixed)
Start Date: Immediate (To be hired on rolling basis)

Position Summary
The regional Human Resource Officer is responsible for providing support to all Human Resources functions at regional level in the designated fields of operation. This will include rolling out FH's HR Operating Policies and Procedures which covers recruitment, orientation, compensation, Payroll, Staff Insurance, Leave Management, professional development, performance management and exit management. The regional human resource Officer will coordinate with Regional program managers and Program Area Managers and support office staff on the various HR functions and work closely with the team to ensure compliance with FH administrative standards and with local laws and regulations.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Recruitment and On-boarding:
• Staff development & Training
• HR Management (Organizational management)
• Benefits Management
• Health Insurance management:
• GPA Insurance management
• Performance management
• Reporting and Information Management/Leave Management
• Exit Management

Education & Experience
• University studies/ Higher education in Human Resources, Business administration or any other related course
• A minimum of Five (5) years' practical experience in a similar position.
• Vibrant personal relationship with Christ and demonstrate willingness to live in a 'spiritual community .
• Proven skills in administration and human resources management, organizational, leadership and interpersonal skills
• Good administrative skills with high level of integrity
• Strong written and oral Effective communication skills
• Ability to present information effectively, experience providing training and staff development a plus good analytic skills and ability to settle disputes.
• Must demonstrate flexibility to adapt to changing requirements; must be able to work
• independently while being a strong team player
NOTE: Detailed Job descriptions can be accessed through Employment with FH offers an attractive package which includes; a good salary commensurate to one's role, a good medical insurance package for staff and dependents, provident fund, GPA and provision for other statutory requirements.
Safeguarding & Protection Clause: FH strives to provide an environment free from Sexual exploitation, abuse, harassment and Fraud in all places where relief and development programs are implemented. FH holds a zero-tolerance policy against Sexual exploitation, abuse, harassment and Fraud. FH expects its employees to maintain high ethical standards, protect organizational integrity and reputation, and ensure that FH work is carried out in honest and fair methods, in alignment with the FH Heartbeat, Anti-Fraud, Safeguarding and associated policies. Violations to stated policies will be subject to corrective action up to and including termination of employment. Note: All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and may be subject to appropriate screening checks, which can include criminal records and terrorism finance checks. A range of pre-employment checks will be undertaken in conformity with Food for the Hungry Safeguarding, Anti-Fraud & HR policy. In line with this we will request information from applicants' previous employers about any findings of fraud, sexual exploitation, sexual abuse and/ or sexual harassment during employment, or incidents under investigation when the applicant left employment. By submitting an application, the job applicant confirms their understanding of these recruitment procedures. Disclaimer: It has come to our attention that several agencies or persons, are claiming to be acting on Food for the Hungry's (FH)behalf in recruiting or facilitating the recruitment of personnel. FH does not outsource its recruitment process to any organization or agency which, through website postings, mass e-mail messages or otherwise claims to be doing recruitment on its behalf. FH does not solicit money for any part of its recruitment processes including short-listing, interviews, background, and/or medical check-ups. FH will not be responsible for such fraudulent correspondence or any loss of money or theft which may result from anyone engaging in any fraudulent recruitment activity.

Application procedure

Apply vai the email below
The Human Resources Manager, Food for the Hungry Uganda Email: not later than Monday 4th October, 2021 at 4:30pm. Consider your application unsuccessful if you don't hear from us by 20th October 2021.

Date Posted: 2021-09-20




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