Principal Commercial Officer

at Masindi District Local Government
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted December 2, 2019
Category Business Operations
Currency UGX


Job Title : Principal Commercial Officer
Salary Scale : U2
Reports to : District Production and Marketing Officer
Responsible for : Senior Commercial Officer
Job Purpose
To provide leadership, technical support and guidance for the delivery of quality Commercial services in
Local Governments.
Key Outputs
i. Commercial Sub-sector policies, Programmes and Laws implemented and monitored;
ii. Commercial sub sector activities, programmes and staff managed and supervised;
iii. Evaluation and status reports of the sub-sector activities prepared;
iv. All resources availed for the sub sector managed and accounted for;
v. Development projects in Tourism, Trade, industry and Cooperatives initiated;
vi. Training and development programmes for both the stakeholders and staff undertaken;
vii. Data and statistics Tourism, Trade, Industry and Cooperatives compiled, processed and
disseminated to stakeholders;
viii. The communities sensitized on the Commercial sub-sector services; and
ix. Technical advice on Tourism, Trade, industry and Cooperatives issues provided to stakeholders.
Key Functions
i. Implementing and monitoring policies, programmes and laws on Commercial sub sector;
ii. Supervising and managing the Commercial sub sector activities, programmes and staff;
iii. Evaluating and preparing status reports on Commercial sub-sector activities;
iv. Managing and accounting for all the resources availed for the sub sector;


Planning, organizing and coordinating;
Human resource management;
Financial management;
Concern for quality and standard;

Experience Requirements

Six (6) years of working experience 3 of which should be at senior Commercial officer level or equivalent level of experience from a reputable organization.

Education Requirements

An Honours Bachelors Degree in Commerce, Economics, Cooperatives, Business Administration/ Business Studies, Entrepreneurship, Finance and Accounting from a recognised university/institution plus a minimum post graduate diploma in any of above field, from a recognized institution.
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