THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA


                                         PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION


     Applications are invited from suitably, qualified, serving Public Officers in Kampala Capital City Authority

      (KCCA) who were dully appointed and confirmed in Service by the respective Service Commissions to fill vacant promotional posts in KCCA. Applications should be filled ON-LINE and submitted not later than 16th August 2019. The link to the e- recruitment system can be accessed at


Applicants are advised to: -


a)         Apply ON-LINE.

b)         Scan and submit relevant documents (O’ Level, A’ Level, Degree and Professional Documents, copies of letters of appointment, confirmation and promotion) On-line.

c)         Each attachment must not exceed a limit of 1MB and only portable documents format (PDF) is allowed.

d)         Print an Extract of PS Form 3 (2008) and obtain recommendation from the Executive Director KCCA.  Scan the recommendation together with the rest of the documents and submit online.

Note: In the event that the applicant is for any justifiable reason(s) not able to obtain the recommendation of the Executive Director or his/her designated Officer, the applicant should state the reason(s) on the form and thereafter submit the application without the recommendation. The issues arising shall be considered at the time of conducting oral interviews.


Application Process

i)           Visit the website

ii)          Click on register as a new user to create your account and complete your profile starting with the Bio data moving downwards

iii)         If you already have an account simply click  on your right and update your profile

iv)        Click a Job from the list of advertised jobs in the menu.

v)         View the Job Details and Click Apply now

vi)        Review your application and SUBMIT.


NB. You can apply for a maximum of two posts in this advert clearly indicating the 1st and 2nd choice at the point of submitting your second application.

Please Note: -


a)         Only applications On-line will be considered.

b)         Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Unsuccessful applicants will be notified through their e-mails.

c)         Shortlisted candidates shall be required to bring along with them their original certificates, transcripts and letters of employment during the Oral Interviews.

d)         Short listed Applicants should ensure that their Staff Performance Appraisals for the last three (3) Financial Years are submitted to the Commission before the date of Oral Interviews.

e)         The PSC Website is the only authentic source of information for reference regarding this Advert.

f)          In case of any inquiry, contact Tel. No. 0414254271 or 0414342279 or e-mail


Kampala Capital City Authority
Terms of Employment
DSC 15/272/01 VOL .3
Minimum Age
Maximum Age

Minimum Qualification
Applicants should be Ugandans holding an Honours Bachelor’s Degree in Law, plus a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from Law Development Centre, and a member of relevant professional association and should have been enrolled as an advocate.
Working Experience
Applicants should have a minimum of two (2) years of relevant working experience in legal work at Officer level in Government or equivalent level of experience from a reputable organization.
The incumbent will be responsible to the for performing the following duties:-

-       Investigating and carrying out legal research on all cases/matters in line with the Directorate plan and objectives;

-       Representing KCCA in Courts of Law in all cases as per the Directorate plan and objectives;

-       Initiating and pursuing legal proceedings as required by KCCA i.e. prepare writs, defenses, submissions and other pleadings in civil cases both “for and against” KCCA;

-       Preparing, filing and pleading cases in Commercial Court in pursuit of amounts owed to KCCA;

-       Liaising with and assisting external Counsel in discharging their obligation to all matters concerning KCCA;

-       Maintaining, a database of the status of all court matters involving KCCA;

-       Drafting pleadings and other documents in accordance with Directorate instructions, and laws applicable;

-       Generating reports on all legal issues that arise out of KCCA Court cases and other transactions in accordance with Public Service Standing Orders and Professional Ethics, and Relevant laws;

-       Interviewing and briefing witnesses on court/Arbitration proceedings and practices in line with the Evidence Act and Professional Ethics;

-       Interpreting the KCCA Act, case law and generating legal opinions to guide KCCA in line with the Departmental guidelines;

-       Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

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