Administration Officer Job at Doctors with Africa CUAMM

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Job Title:    Administration Officer

Hiring Organisation: Doctors with Africa CUAMM

Duty Station:   Kampala and Karamoja, Uganda

About US: Founded in 1950, Doctors with Africa CUAMM was the first non-governmental organization focused on healthcare to be recognized by the Italian government. It is now the country’s leading organization working to protect and improve the wellbeing and health of vulnerable communities in Sub-Saharan Africa.  

About Project: In partnership with UNICEF, Doctors with Africa CUAMM is starting a health intervention in Karamoja titled: “Health System Strengthening for improved Access and Use of Quality Integrated Maternal, Neonatal, Child and Adolescent Health, Nutrition and HIV services in Karamoja.”. The project has the following outputs: 1. Strengthened district leadership and capacity for planning, coordination, capacity building and service delivery with improved implementation and monitoring of Maternal, Neonatal, Child and Adolescent Health, Nutrition and HIV integrated services in 9 districts of Karamoja sub-region; 2. Improved preparedness and response to public health emergencies and to critical child health services in the context of hydro-meteorological Emergencies; 3. Improved health facility capacity to provide integrated quality maternal, neonatal, child, adolescent, HIV and Nutrition services; 4. Improved community engagement for behavioral change, demand generation and utilization of integrated RMCAH, HIV and Nutrition Services

Job Summary:  The Administration Officer will support the team leader to keep administrative / financial records organize payments, ensure accurate and timely recording and following of procedures and internal control mechanism. Support the logistical needs of the teams in the district.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a bachelor’s degree in accounting or business administration with accounting option or related qualification with deep content of finance.
  • A minimum of two years of experience in managing finances in similar or larger organizations. A master’s level qualification or professional certification like ACCA, CPA will be an added advantage for the Kampala position.
  • Must be proficient in Excel.

How to Apply:

All candidates should send the following documents; Summary Application Form, Download Here, an updated CV, an application Letter only, to  with the subject “CUAMM-UNICEF Applications 2021 April, job applied”. E.g “CUAMM-UNICEF Applications 2021 April, Administrative Officer.”   NB:  The rest of the documents will be requested later.

Deadline: 30th April 2021 by 5:00pm

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