Job Title: Officer License Compliance

Organization: Petroleum Authority of Uganda

Location: Kampala


Job roles and responsibilities:

  • Participate in monitoring petroleum exploration activities of licensees.
  • Participate in the periodic assessment of exploration licensees’ compliance to the legal and regulatory framework in the country.
  • Support the exploration licensees to carry out their work in accordance with approved work programs and in compliance with the legal and regulatory framework.
  • Participate in the review of the relevant technical reports, data and samples submitted by Petroleum Exploration Licensees to the Authority
  • Participate in the preparation, documentation, review, and submission of periodic progress reports for the Department of Licence Compliance.
  • Participate in Technical Committee Meetings (TCM), Human Resources Meeting (HRM), Finance Technical Meetings (FTM) and Advisory Committee Meetings (ACM) between the PAU and exploration licensees.
  • Contribute to advising on issuance, renewal and revocation of petroleum exploration licenses following both technical and non-technical reviews.
  • Support the development of guidelines and manuals to enhance the enforcement of compliance.
  • Support the development of a work plan and budget for the Department of Licence Compliance on an annual basis.
  • Undertake any other assignments as may be directed from time to time.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • An Honors Bachelor’s Degree in Petroleum Geoscience, Engineering, or Physical Sciences from an internationally recognized institution.
  • One (1) year relevant working experience in the oil and gas industry.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Innovative skills.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Communication and report writing skills.
  • Interpersonal skills.



How to apply:

Interested applicants must submit their applications online via the link below:

Apply Here

ONLY online applications will be considered. Applications submitted by e-mail will not be accepted.

Applicants are required to scan and attach CERTIFIED copies of the required academic documents only e.g., Degree, Transcript, Diploma, A-level and O-level certificates.

Academic documents for the successful candidates will be vetted and background checks conducted before they are considered for appointment into the Authority.

Deadline: Wednesday 6th September, 2023




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