Saturday, 2 March 2013

Program Management Specialist Jobs Vacancy in Uganda at USAID


Job Title: Program Management Specialist/TB

USAID

Job Description

Duties:

Provides technical and professional leadership to plan, implement, monitor, and oversee mission supported tuberculosis (TB) activities.

Qualifications/Education/Experience:

A Master’s Degree in Public Health, Medicine, International Health or related field is required.
At least 6 years of progressively responsible professional experience in clinical medicine or public health including experience in the field of TB and HIV.
Work experience should include at least 3 years of planning, developing, implementing and managing public health programs in resource poor settings.
A detailed and broad knowledge of the TB and health systems issues in Uganda is required.
The position requires:

Demonstrated ability to work effectively as a member of a high performing team.
Ability to develop and maintain effective working-level and management-level contacts within service delivery activities of the government and NGOs;
Ability to work effectively with team and interagency environments;
Excellent computer skills including Word, Excel, Database software, E-mail, and the internet; strong management skills, including financial management, administrative, and monitoring skills to track the performance of implementing partners and activities;
Ability to present information, analyses, and recommendations in clear written and oral formats;
And the ability to travel to regions and districts within Uganda.
Full position description can be found at: http://kampala.usembassy.gov/job_opportunities.html

Salary Range: Uganda Shillings 72,127,325 to 104,083,095 p.a. inclusive of allowances.



How to Apply

Applicants must submit a DS-174 form http://photos.state.gov/libraries/uganda/231771/PDFs/ds-0174.pdf, a cover letter and resume with references expressing interest and attach copies of testimonials, certificates, etc. and send to the American Embassy, HR office, by e-mail: KampalaHR@state.gov to reach by Close of Business
ONLY ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AND ONLY SHORT LISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED (Please use standard file types such as Microsoft Word (.doc) and Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) and please include all documents in one attachment.