Manager – Anglophone

at MicroSave Consulting (MSC)
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted February 13, 2024
Category Management
Currency UGX


MicroSave Consulting (MSC) is a boutique consulting firm that has, for 20 years, pushed the world towards meaningful financial, social, and economic inclusion. With 11 offices around the globe, about 180 staff of different nationalities and varied expertise, we are proud to be working in over 65 developing countries. We partner with participants in financial services ecosystems to achieve sustainable performance improvements and unlock enduring value. Our clients include governments, donors, private sector corporations, and local businesses. We can help you seize the digital opportunity, address the mass market, and future-proof your operations.

Job Description

Embark on a crucial journey as a Senior Analyst with MSC. In this pivotal position, you will play a key role in managing an exciting and expanding pipeline of projects in Uganda. This role not only provides opportunities for professional advancement but also allows you to make a substantial contribution to our regional growth. Discover More!

Essential Skills

The candidate should possesses the capability to lead assignments effectively and teams, demonstrating the ability to work with minimal supervision. They exhibit proficiency in developing client relationships and securing business opportunities. Their strong field orientation and demonstrated interpersonal skills contribute to their success. Moreover, the candidate showcases leadership qualities, decisive decision-making skills, effective problem-solving abilities, and adept people-management skills. Additionally, they excel in both spoken and written English, and are proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Detailed Responsibilities: The Manager plays a crucial role in advancing institutional goals by delivering excellent client services, addressing project-specific needs, and taking a lead on tasks or work streams related to technical client support across diverse domains. In addition, the Manager provides ongoing support and guidance to team members within their purview, ensuring adherence to MSC's established approaches and frameworks. As part of their professional development, Manager deepen their knowledge in core areas of MSC's client delivery and may choose to specialise in a specific Practice or Domain.

Business Development :

Establish and nurture relationships with current and prospective clients.
Take proactive measures to cultivate client relationships.
Create and present proposals aimed at generating business, specifically within the relevant Practice Group.
Represent MSC at conferences and similar events.
Author or co-author thematic publications derived from field experiences, such as Focus notes and Briefing notes. eDttYTG u3CQN
Actively participate in Marketing Activities and engage in Digital Media dialogues, including blogs and discussion forums.
Human Capital Development:

Conduct "Quality of Delivery"/Feedback assessments with team members post-assignment, adhering to quality control guidelines.
Assist and support the development of other staff through guidance and advice.
Share knowledge with team members and foster mentoring opportunities.
Take ownership of self-development by acquiring skills and knowledge that contribute value to the organization.
Business Execution:

Lead or assist in planning and implementing medium/large technical assistance assignments.
Conduct setup and de-briefing meetings for assignments under responsibility.
Establish rapport with various client organization contacts to ensure successful assignment execution.
Plan and execute assignments with meticulous attention to detail.
Supervise and support the report writing and data analysis processes.
Review delivered training courses, prepared research papers, developed curriculum, and provided technical assistance to clients.
Contribute to the development of MSC's tool kits and other publications.


Master in Business Administration (MBA) or an equivalent qualification.
Other pertinent professional certifications aligned with specialized areas.

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