Brighter Monday Uganda, a prominent online job-matching platform has reached an agreement with Nkumba University that will see the organization front graduates from the institution to potential employers.
According to Xenia Wachira, the Country Manager at Brighter Monday, representatives from both Nkumba University and Brighter Monday Uganda have put pen to paper in a move that will present plenty of opportunities to not only continuing students but also those who have graduated from the institution.
“This presents plenty of opportunities to not only continuing students of Nkumba University but also the institution’s graduates. We will be engaging with the students, offering guidance on crafting effective CVs, utilizing our AI systems to refine their CVs, sharing insights into job market trends, imparting work readiness skills, and facilitating connections with our extensive network of over 8,000 employers,” she added.
Brighter Monday employs a distinctive blend of human expertise and automated solutions to connect employers with suitable job seekers seamlessly.
Prof. Jude Lubega, Vice-Chancellor of Nkumba University, extended gratitude to the Brighter Monday team and encouraged students to embrace this unparalleled opportunity. He also commended the University Alumni president for his instrumental role in bringing Brighter Monday on board.
Mr. Jackson Ssonko, Nkumba University Alumni President, expressed his satisfaction, stating, “As the Nkumba University Alumni president, securing this partnership feels like scoring a goal. I am pleased with the progress and I am certain it will propel our University to greater heights.
Brighter Monday Uganda was established in 2014 to digitize Human Resources and Transform Productivity in Uganda.
The organization forms part of the investment portfolio of the African Talent Company (TATC), a group of pan-African businesses working together to solve the talent gap in Africa through innovative, locally-driven solutions that cultivate and connect exceptional African talent with diverse work opportunities.