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Deputy Executive Director

Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS)

This is a Full-time position in Uganda posted January 26, 2022.

Deputy Executive Director Jobs in Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) Uganda vacancies in Uganda at Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS)

# Job Description

The Uganda Bureau of Statistics UBOS is an Agency of Government responsible
for maintenance, coordination, supervising and monitoring of the National
Statistical System NSS; to ensure the production, dissemination and storage
of standardised statistical data and information within the NSS. UBOS is also
the principal official statistics producing agency in the country. UBOS is
seeking a dynamic, competent, self-motivated, resultsoriented, and an
excellent team player of strong character and high integrity to fill the
position below:

JOB TITLE: Deputy Executive Director
UBOS/DED/01/2022 Executive Director UBOS SC2
EMPLOYMENT TERMS: 5 year Contract, with a possibility of renewal subject to
the UBOS and national policy frameworks.

Job Summary
To provide support to the Executive Director in the day to day operations
of the UBOS the Bureau and the coordination of the NSS in line with the
organization’s strategic goal and objectives.

Key Result Areas
• Provide technical leadership support in the continuous
professionalization of the Bureau and the NSS.
• Document and regularly review the system and procedures for developing a
professional cadre in the Bureau and the NSS.
• Prepare and manage the Bureau’s annual work plan and budget for the
Professional Services Department PSD, including superintending over the
consultancy services function.
• Timely production of Quarterly Progress Reports QPRs to the Board and the
institution’s Annual Reports.
• Review and/or prepare the draft policies, strategies and regulations for the
Bureau on general governance, statistical coordination, development,
production and dissemination.
• Member to Executive Committee ExCOM that provides strategic advice to the
Executive Director for effective and efficient operations at the Bureau.
• Any other duties as may be assigned by the Executive Director.

Minimum Requirements
• An Honour’s Degree in Bachelor of Statistics, Bachelor of Science in
Quantitative Economics, Bachelor of Science Economics & Statistics,
Economics & Mathematics, or Bachelor in Demography/Population Studies;
• Plus Master’s Degree in Statistics, Quantitative Economics, Economics,
Demography Population Studies, OR Information Technology for those with an
Honour’s Degree in Bachelor of Statistics;
• A Post graduate Degree in Public Administration and Management or Business
Administration is an added advantage;
• Possession of a PhD will be of a stronger added advantage.

• Minimum 12 years of professional working experience in statistical
production related activities: with at least 5 years at a senior management
level in a public institution or recognised private sector organisation in the
field of statistical production.

Key Competencies
• Demonstrable understanding of international statistical frameworks,
protocols and guidelines.
• Demonstrable understanding of international and continental development
frameworks, charters and agreements relevant for statistics development,
production, dissemination and communication.
• Strong knowledge and appreciation of statistical operations in different
Government Ministries, Departments, Agencies and Local Governments
• Knowledge of organizational business processes and internal controls within
the national and international laws and regulations.
• Excellent leadership skills and strong business acumen.

Personal qualities
• Impeccable integrity and user-oriented;
• Passionate, high energy drive, a balanced ego and the drive to achieve
• Effective team builder and player,
• Highly emotional intelligent; and
• Very resourceful and innovative for the ever-changing statistical ecosystem

Age Limit: Not above 55 years by the time of this advert.
Other requirements
• Must be a member of the Uganda Statistical Society.
• Membership to an international statistical association or any other
professional body.
• Knowledge and application of relevant statistical and management software
systems and techniques.
• Excellent communication skills and interpersonal relations.
• Experience in effective networking with other institutions.

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**Closing Date** : 8th Feb. 2022

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