Legal Expert required for Implementation of the Regional Communication Infrastructure Program (RCIP) Uganda NITA-U/RCIP/CONSULT/16-17/00024

 

The Government of Uganda has secured funding (USD 75 million) from the International Development Association (IDA) to finance various activities under the Regional Communications Infrastructure Program (RCIP).

 

The Regional Communications Infrastructure Program (RCIP) Uganda Project will complement existing country ICT and e-Government infrastructure initiatives by helping boost the already existing e-Government infrastructure and bridge the financing and technical gaps.

 

The project will be implemented by the National Information Technology Authority-Uganda (NITA-U).

The beneficiaries will be the Ministry of Information Communications Technology (MoICT) and Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Authority (PPDA).

 

However, the overall coordination of the Project will lie with NITA-U through a Project Implementation Office (PIO) to be established. NITA-U now invites suitably qualified individuals with relevant qualifications and experience to apply for the positions of a Legal Expert.

 

The individual Consultant shall be selected in accordance with the World Bank’s Guidelines.

 

Interested applicants should deliver application letters and curriculum vitae to the address below not later than 29th November, 2016 by 5.00 pm (17.00 hours) Kampala time.

 

The Executive Director National Information Technology Authority – UGANDA (NITA-U)

Palm Courts, Plot 7A, Rotary Avenue (former Lugogo bypass)

P.O. Box 33151, Kampala, Uganda

Tel: 0417 801 038

Or via email: rcip@nita.go.ug (application shouldn’t be more than 10MB)

 

Further details about the requirements of the position can be downloaded below.