QSSU-CNOOC-LAS-LAND ACQUISITION SUPERVISOR
About This Job:
Q-Sourcing Limited trading as Q-Sourcing Servtec is a manpower management solutions firm operating in the East African Region in the countries of Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, and South Sudan.
On behalf of our client, we are looking for a competent, skilled, and experienced Land Acquisition Supervisor to work in Kampala.
Supervise the implementation of resettlement activities including stakeholder engagement, capacity building on land acquisition and resettlement, disclosure process, conducting of land and asset surveys, socio-economic surveys, negotiation of compensation packages, signature of agreements with project affected persons, livelihood restoration, financial literacy training among others;
Implement appropriate policies, procedures and plans to ensure robust governance and transparency – from planning, to assessment, compensation and final agreement of land acquisition;
Supervise ongoing land concerns including management of the company land asset inventory, land purchase, leasehold agreements and other ongoing access arrangements. Secure long-term positive relationships with affected landholders;
Qualifications and experience
Bachelor’s degree or above.
Urban / rural planning, legal or commercial discipline.
Minimum 8 years previous experience working within a land based role;
Previous exposure to environmental / social impact assessment and management is essential, a solid understanding of international best practice / standards in this area as well;
Experience with implementation of livelihood restoration program would be highly desirable;
Previous experience in community / stakeholder engagement within a major infrastructure project / resource sector would also be beneficial;