Applications are invited from suitable and eligible Ugandans to provide the services of a Typesetter at the Uganda Law Reform Commission.Applications should be submitted in triplicate to:

The Commission Secretary,

Uganda Law Reform Commission,

P O Box 12149, Kampala, 8th floor, Workers’ House

not later than 5.00pm on  8th May 2017. Applicants should attach certified photocopies of their testimonials and up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV) accompanied by a recent passport size photograph.

POST:            TYPESETTER (1 POST)

TERMS:           CONTRACT (one year renewable)

SALARY:          Ug. shs. 2,000,000/=

AGE:                 25 years and above

REPORTS TO:     Commissioner, Law Revision

Minimum qualifications and working experience

The applicant should be a Ugandan and should have:-

  1. A minimum qualification of a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Art and Design from a recognised University
  2. Conversant with Adobe creative suit, (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat Professional etc.) and any other modern design software.
  3. Skills in layout and design particularly good knowledge of book layout and design.
  4. Visual Ideation /Creativity.
  5. Good knowledge of printing processes (added advantage)
  6. Experience of a minimum of 2 years in a busy environment
  7. Good at decision making and self-drive
  8. Skills in typing, proofreading and a good eye for detail. 
  9. Good communications skills.
  10.  Attach a portfolio of previous works alongside CV

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Typeset all Commission publications as required.
  2. Design covers of all publications submitted.
  3. Advise on the format of all publications.
  4. Incorporate all amendments of laws made.
  5. Typeset draft verified laws and study reports.
  6. Submit soft copies of all concluded assignments to the supervisor.
  7. Perform any other duties relating to the typesetting and formatting of Commission publications assigned to him/her.

PDF Documents

  1. PDF icon Advert for typesetter -April 2017.pdf