top of page
Share this Job:
Looking for a rewarding career in Uganda? Checkout the available Kakira Sugar Limited Jobs today. Easily apply for current vacancies on AfriCareers.net, and get hired.

Jinja, Uganda

Full-time

Deadline: 

February 5, 2024 at 2:00:00 PM

Apply Now

About the Organisation

Kakira Sugar Limited (KSL) is one of the oldest sugar milling companies in Uganda and the flagship enterprise of the Madhvani Group. Established by Muljibhai Prabhudas Madhvani (14th May 1894 – 11th July 1958), the company was first set up in 1930, with the capacity to crush 150 tonnes of cane per day.

Enroll for QuickBooks Accounting Course

Job Title

Assistant -Quality Controls job at Kakira Sugar Limited

Job Description

Kakira crushes over 2 million tonnes of cane per year to produce:
• Over 180,000 tonnes of sugar, half the national sugar production
• 51 MW of green electric power from bagasse – the residue from cane crushing
• Over 20 million litres of high-quality ethanol from molasses
• Premium potable spirits – an award-winning range of gin, rum and vodka
• Sweets and confectioneries

Our core product, Kakira Sugar, is extracted from cane grown on lush plantations on the fertile shores of Lake Victoria. The sweet crystals, with their distinctive flavour and rich golden colour, have sweetened foods and beverages all over Uganda since the 1930s.
Kakira is the flagship enterprise of a diverse portfolio of affiliates that make up the Madhvani group.
Kakira Sugar Limited (KSL) is a leading sugar manufacturer in Uganda. KSL boasts of two (2) sugar estates, one in Kakira-Jinja and the other in Kayunga. We seek to recruit dynamic, competent, and experienced candidates to fill the vacant position in the Company.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conducting regular inspections and tests on raw materials, intermediate products and finished products

  • Preparing and maintaining quality records and reports

  • Identifying and reporting any quality issues or deviations

  • Implementing corrective and preventive actions to resolve quality problems

  • Providing training and guidance to other staff on quality procedures and practices

  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders on quality matters

Qualifications and Competencies

  • A diploma or degree in food science, chemistry, microbiology or related field

  • At least two years of experience in quality control or assurance in the sugar industry or a similar manufacturing environment

  • Knowledge of quality standards, regulations and best practices

  • Proficiency in using laboratory equipment and software

  • Excellent communication, analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Enroll for CPA Uganda Course

How to Apply

Send your application with the CV and academic documents as an attachment to email: recruitments@kakirasugar.com with the position in the subject line and addressed to:
Head of Human Resources
Kakira Sugar Limited
P.O. Box 121, Jinja - Uganda Tel: 0414 444 000
Deadline: 5th February 2024

Apply Now
Get a Professional CV

PRO CV WRITER

Increase your chances of getting hired with the perfect resume

Let us help you create a perfect CV and Cover Letter!

30% higher chance of getting a job

42% higher response rate from recruiter

Related Jobs
Human Capital Business Solution
CCTV Operator/Technician job at Human Capital Business Solution (HCBS)

Engineering Jobs

Deadline: 

Apr 13, 2024

CCTV Operator/Technician job at Human Capital Business Solution (HCBS)
Makanika Dot Com
Full Stack Developer job at Makanika Dot Com

Engineering Jobs

Deadline: 

Apr 12, 2024

Full Stack Developer job at Makanika Dot Com
Spidd Africa
Senior Cloud and Infrastructure Engineer job at Spidd Africa

Engineering Jobs

Deadline: 

Apr 9, 2024

Senior Cloud and Infrastructure Engineer job at Spidd Africa
Hope Sharing Family Association (HOSFA)
Deputy Principal job at Hope Sharing Family Association (HOSFA)

Engineering Jobs

Deadline: 

Apr 12, 2024

Deputy Principal job at Hope Sharing Family Association (HOSFA)
Hope Sharing Family Association (HOSFA)
Principal job at Hope Sharing Family Association (HOSFA)

Engineering Jobs

Deadline: 

Apr 12, 2024

Principal job at Hope Sharing Family Association (HOSFA)
You may also Like!
Enroll for Tally Accounting Course
bottom of page