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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Program Management Job at Amref Health Africa - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Program Management

Jobs at:
Amref Health Africa

Deadline of this Job:
Friday, April 27, 2018.

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

“The USAID-funded Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services-North, Lango project implemented by John Snow, Inc. and Partners including Amref Health Africa, Africa CUAMM, Another Option and Medical Concierge Group."

Amref Health Africa is an international African organization founded in Kenya in 1957. Our Headquarters are in Nairobi with major programmes in Ethiopia, Kenya, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda, and two regional hubs in Southern and Western Africa based in South Africa and Senegal respectively. Working with and through African communities, health systems and governments, Amref Health Africa aims to close the gap that prevents people from accessing their basic right to health. Amref Health Africa is committed to improving the health of people in Africa by Partnering with and empowering communities. Our Vision is "Lasting Health Change in Africa”. Amref Health in Africa is seeking to hire qualified persons to fill the following positions.
- Program Management and Oversight (30%):
Lead an participate in their design, _ management ,and among an evaluation of WASH program and activities to ensure RHITES-N LANGO’s planned results and goals are achieved. This includes preparing statements of work or program descriptions, and other program documents, and building the development of work plans and technical documents by RHITES-N-Lango and implementing partners. Ensure program achieved planning d results document development a lmpa san resolve any implementation issues in an efficient and Professional manner. This includes reviewing quarterly and annual program and financial reports rom program partners, paying particular attention to the data pertaining to Activity performance indicators as identified within the Performance Management Plan (PMP) and Operational Plan; Program objectives achievement, methodology and Lessons learned paying particular attention to inputs, output and expected outcomes including economic, social, cultural, and technical factors; Financial indicators (e.g., expenditures, burn rate/pipeline analysis and congruity of expenditures against activities; and Incremental funding needs. Participate in and/or coordinate and manage evaluations and assessments that are conducted in

Qualifications, Experience and skills:

  • Master’s degree in a relevant discipline — e.g, Environmental Health Engineering, Public Health, Public Administration/Governance, management, or engineering, with a concentration of public health, or other area related to WASH / WASH and Infrastructure
  • Minimum 8 years progressively responsible experience international development with a focus on WASH preferred, with at least 5 years gained in a developing country context
  • Experience with governance and management issues in the WASH sector Preferred, and experience with water infrastructure construction a plus
  • Familiarity with US Government initiatives and legislation relating to development assistance and WASH; and with RHITES-N-Lango programming policies, regulations, procedures, and documentation requirements for strategy and project design, implementation, management, and evaluation; are preferred.
Job application procedure
Please send an updated CV including three work related referees and cover letter addressed to the Human Resources Manager, Amref Health Africa in Uganda through jobs.  
Emails should not exceed 2MB. The closing date for submitting applications is Friday, April 27, 2018. We regret that only short listed candidates will be contacted.