Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill available vacancies under Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA).   Applications should be filled ON-LINE and submitted not later than 7th June 2021.  The link to the e-recruitment system can be accessed at


Applicants are advised to: -

a)     Apply ON-LINE

b)     Scan and submit relevantly documents (O’ Level, A’ Level, Degree Certificates, Academic Transcripts and Professional Documents, copies of letters of employment) on-line.

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

d)     Officers serving in the Public Service are required to print an Extract of PS Form 3 (2008) and obtain recommendation from their Responsible Officers.  They should then scan the recommendation together with the rest of the documents and submit online.

e)     In case of failure to obtain a recommendation from the Responsible Officer, the extract should still be submitted clearly indicating the reason(s) for the missing recommendation.


Application process:


a)     Visit the website

b)  Click on “register as a new user” to create your account and complete your profile starting with the biodata moving downwards.

c)     If you already have an account, simply click on your right and update your profile.

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

e)     View the Job Details and Click “Apply now”.

f)      Review your application and SUBMIT.


NB.: You are allowed to apply for only ONE post


Please Note:


a)     Only online applications will be considered.

b)     Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

c)     Shortlisted candidates shall be required to bring along with them their original certificates, (‘O’, ‘A’ Level and Degree), Degree academic transcripts, letters of employment, National Identity Cards and letters from Referees during the Oral Interviews.

d)     Candidates who will not hear from the Public Service Commission, (PSC) by the end of the Exercise should consider themselves unsuccessful.

e)     Failure to comply with any of the instructions above, will lead to automatic disqualification without any further notice.

f)      The details of the Job Advert can be accessed and viewed on the e-recruitment system at

g)     In case of any inquiry, contact the Secretary, PSC on Tel. No.  0414 254271 or 0414 342279 or e-mail

Kampala Capital City Authority
Terms of Employment
DSC 15/70/01 Vol.2
Minimum Age
Maximum Age

Minimum Qualification
Applicants should be Ugandans holding an Honour’s Bachelor’s Degree in Law plus a Postgraduate Diploma in Legal practice from a recognized University or Institution and must be enrolled as an advocate. Membership to relevant professional associations is a must.
Working Experience
Applicants should have a minimum of two (2) years relevant working experience at Assistant Officer or Officer level in Government or any reputable organization.
The incumbent will be responsible to the Supervisor Litigation for performing the following duties:-

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

2. Representing the Authority in Courts of Law in all cases as per the Directorate plan and objectives

3. Initiating and pursuing legal proceedings as required by the Authority i.e., preparing writs, defenses, submissions and other pleadings in civil cases both “for and against” the Authority.

4. Preparing, filing and pleading cases in Commercial Court in pursuit of amounts owed to the Authority.

5. Liaising with and assisting external Counsel in discharge of their obligation to all matters concerning the Authority.

6. Causing to be maintained, a database of the status of all court matters involving the Authority

7. Drafting pleadings and other documents in accordance with Directorate instructions, and laws applicable.

8. 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.

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

10. Interpreting the KCCA Act, case law and generating legal opinions to guide the Authority in line with the Departmental guidelines.

11. Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

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