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Project Coordinator- Nutrition Non-profit Job Careers - Medical Teams International


Job Title:            Project Coordinator- Nutrition
Organization: Medical Teams International
Duty Station: Uganda

About US:
Medical Teams International is a faith-based not for profit health relief and development organization with a Calling "Daring to love like Jesus, we boldly break barriers to health and restore wholeness in a hurting world". MTI-UG has operations in West Nile and South western Uganda. We provide Comprehensive Primary Health Care, Reproductive Health, HIV/AIDS and Nutrition.

Job Summary: The Project Coordinator- Nutrition will be responsible for managing the MTI country nutrition program. S/He will oversee the technical and programmatic projects in the country; play the pivotal role in ensuring a high level of coordination, collaboration and joint implementation with WFP and UNHCR Technical teams, as well as the MoH, to achieve effective implementation. The Project Coordinator- Nutrition will also monitor the countrywide performance and work closely with the regional Nutrition Officers to ensure maximum program impact. The incumbent will also nsure that all the aspects of the nutrition program cycle are professionally carried out i.e. Assessment, Planning, Budgeting, Monitoring and Evaluation of the Nutrition Interventions.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The Project Coordinator- Nutrition must hold a Bachelors’ Degree (Hon) in Human Nutrition and Dietetics, Food Science and Technology, Dietetics or any other related fields from a recognized University/Institution
  • Training in project planning and management or/and Project Monitoring and evaluation is an added advantage
  • At least fiev years of progressive experience in Nutrition management, three (3) of which should have been at the senior Level.
  • Previous experience of similar services in reputable public organization/NGO is an added advantage
  • Proven technical knowledge and capacity to lead implementation of nutrition activities, projects, programs
  • Good understanding of links between emergency and development programs, familiar with project cycle manaqement.
  • Experience in donor reporting
  • Experience in hardship postings/complex emergencies, with proven leadership experience;
  • Able to work in a fluid and insecure area;
  • Maturity and ability to adjust to harsh living conditions.
  • planning and organizational skills;
  • Experience in good project planning and design.
  • Ability to manage budgets, understand financial accountability procedures, logistics, and commodity tracking.
  • Computer and IT expertise highly preferred.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and to deal with problems and issues both promptly and efficiently.
  • Ability and willingness to travel to hard to reach locations and live in sometimes basic conditions.
  • Ability to describe nutritional needs of the healthy population
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge of current issues in nutrition.
  • Fluent in communication and writing in English.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested applicants should email their application letters and Curriculum Vitae including work related references to; recruitmentug@medicalteams.org.

Only online applications will be accepted. Your application will be reviewed if you have fulfilled all the requirements including submission of standard file types such as MS Word (.doc) and Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) in a single attachment (No Zipped files, Links or Multiple Attachments) and should not exceed 2MB.

NB: Please clearly indicate the Position Title and Location you are applying for. Do not attach your Academic Transcripts. They will be requested if you are short listed. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. MTI is an equal opportunity employer.

Deadline: 1st June 2018 by 5:00PM

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Fresher Operations Officer Non-profit Jobs - Seed Global Health


Job Title:    Operations Officer
Organisation: Seed Global Health
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Country Director

About US:
Seed Global Health is a non-profit organization which strives to strengthen health education and delivery in places facing a dire shortage of skilled health professionals. We do this by teaching and training physicians, nurses, and midwives to help save lives and improve health. By working with partner countries to meet their long-term health care human resource needs, we can achieve a future in which every country has a robust health workforce that is able to meet the health needs of its population.

Job Summary: The Operations Officer contributes his/her energy, passion and skills primarily to supporting Seed’s Uganda country program in a fast-paced office during a time of rapid growth. The Operations Officer supports various operations and program functions (including human resources, corporate administration, facilities management, country office operations, and general admin) and manages special projects related to organizational needs and priorities as requested by the Country Director.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
Program and representational support:
  • Attend internal country team meetings and follow up with respective Seed departments on agreed follow up items and represent the organization at selected meetings.
  • Research and synthesize information to inform planning, strategic decision-making activities and grant proposals.
  • Responding promptly to queries and internal requests for information.
  • Support the Country Director in tracking the Uganda country work plan and ensuring deadlines are met, including by maintaining an ongoing master record of pending activities for the country office.
Administrative Support:
  • Provide general administrative support to the Country Director, including coordinating travel, scheduling meetings, and creating and distributing written materials.
  • Coordinate with external partners and Seed Boston office to set up meetings and draft itineraries for upcoming visits and travels.
  • Work closely with the Boston office to establish country office operational systems, including administrative, financial, and educator support systems.
  • Manage Uganda corporate registration deliverables, including annual corporate renewals and regular filings with tax authorities, in collaboration with Boston office and third-party administrators.
  • Manage country office procurement, including generating a database of providers for goods and services commonly required by the country office, regular procurement of office supplies, assisting
  • Seed partners with program related purchases, and coordinating deliveries and pickups of office or other supplies.
  • Provide updates to Seed partners as instructed or delegated by Country Director.
Finance support
  • Administer country office bank account, including correspondence with bank, preparation of monthly cash flow requests and monthly reconciliations.
  • Administer country office petty cash account disbursements and reconciliation.
  • Track country office operations budget in close collaboration with Country Director and Boston staff.
Educator Support
  • Assist in the onboarding of Educators, including working with Uganda legal counsel and Boston office to obtain necessary licensure and work permits.
  • Work closely with Educators regarding Educator’s submission of deliverables, housing needs, and other administrative needs.
  • Assist Country Director and Boston Operations team with administering Educator safety and security protocols and responding to needs as they arise


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in any field from a recognized University
  • Passion and commitment to Seed’s mission
  • Strong sense of accountability, personal initiative, and responsibility
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including flexibility and a sense of humor
  • Demonstrated cross-cultural sensitivity and ability to build respectful relationships with colleagues from different cultural, linguistic, and educational backgrounds;
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast paced and young organization work environment
  • Experience working with in an NGO preferably related to medical and nursing education
  • Excellent analytical, writing and synthesis skills
  • Ability to work independently and proactively solicit required guidance to attain agreed deliverables
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office, including strong proficiency in Excel
  • Comfortable with high profile liaison
  • Experience in financial and business record keeping, including liaising with tax authorities or preparing corporate returns, preferred but not required

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by submitting a resume and cover letter at the link below.


Deadline: 1st June 2018 

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No Experience Midwife NGO Jobs - Save the Children International


Job Title:          Midwife
Organisation: Save the Children International
Duty Station:  Uganda

About US:
Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organization for children and has program presence in over 120 countries in the world and has been implementing programs for over 90 years. Save the Children envisions a Uganda in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. We strive to create impact for children by delivering our Programmes through partnerships, by being innovative, by acting as the voice for and of children, and by achieving results at scale.  In Uganda, we implement programmes in six thematic programme areas of Child Protection, Child Rights Governance, Education, Livelihoods & Food Security, Health, Nutrition and HIV/AIDS in development and emergency contexts. Save the Children delivers programs in over 36 districts in the North, Rwenzori, North-Eastern and Central regions of Uganda, Currently, Save the Children has a staff complement of over 240 persons. We save children’s lives. We fight for their rights. We help them fulfil their potential. In 2014, we reached over 143 million children through our work around 52m directly and 91 million indirectly around the world.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
·         The applicant for the Save the Children Midwife job placement should be a certified and registered midwife with relevant professional experience
·         Knowledge of public health, STDs/HIV, family planning and community midwifery
·         Previous experience of working a role with MoH or NGO desirable
·         Good understanding of broad health issues within community
·         Strong understanding of community, culture and customs
·         Good understanding of local humanitarian context

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by clicking on the title link below.


Deadline: 28th May 2018

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Fresher Nurse NGO Jobs - Save the Children International




Job Title:          Nurse
Organisation: Save the Children International
Duty Station:  Uganda

About US:
Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organization for children and has program presence in over 120 countries in the world and has been implementing programs for over 90 years. Save the Children envisions a Uganda in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. We strive to create impact for children by delivering our Programmes through partnerships, by being innovative, by acting as the voice for and of children, and by achieving results at scale.  In Uganda, we implement programmes in six thematic programme areas of Child Protection, Child Rights Governance, Education, Livelihoods & Food Security, Health, Nutrition and HIV/AIDS in development and emergency contexts. Save the Children delivers programs in over 36 districts in the North, Rwenzori, North-Eastern and Central regions of Uganda, Currently, Save the Children has a staff complement of over 240 persons. We save children’s lives. We fight for their rights. We help them fulfil their potential. In 2014, we reached over 143 million children through our work around 52m directly and 91 million indirectly around the world.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
·         The applicant for the Save the Children Nurse job placement should be a registered nurse with relevant professional experience
·         Previous experience of working a role with MoH or NGO desirable
·         Excellent understanding of broad health issues within community
·         Strong understanding of community, culture and customs
·         Good understanding of local humanitarian context

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by clicking on the title link below.


Deadline: 28th May 2018

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Scientist B / Study Coordinator - CHAPS Project NGO Careers - Medical Research Council (MRC) UK / UVRI


Organization: Medical Research Council (MRC) UK / UVRI 
Duty Station: Entebbe, Uganda
Reports to:  Principal Investigator
Position Code: SB518

About US:
The MRC/UVRI Uganda Virus Research Unit on AIDS was established following a request in 1988 from the Uganda Government to the British Government for collaboration on the research of HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) infection and AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency. The Unit is a center of excellence in HIV/AIDS related research. It conducts large-scale epidemiological and intervention studies, clinical trials, virological and immunological research and behavioural studies, and has generated a wealth of research results that have been used to inform policy and practice that have led to a large number of scientific publications in peer reviewed journals over time.

Job Summary: The Scientist B / Study Coordinator- CHAPS Project will lead, support, facilitate and coordinate the conduct of studies according to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) with and under direction of the Principal Investigator (PI) for the Combined HIV Adolescent PrEP and Prevention Study (The CHAPS Trial 2)

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • General Administrative Duties - develops training materials and tools, trains research team and maintains documentation of training, coordinates and facilitates monitoring and auditing visits, responds to any monitoring/audit findings and implements approved recommendations.
  • Team coordination - works in close coordination with all members of the study team to ensure the community liaison team, social scientists, laboratory scientists, clinical field team and others, as appropriate, meet regularly and work in close collaboration.
  • Preparation of Scientific Proposal - Assists the PI in determining feasibility of conducting the study including confirmation of study population availability.
  • Protocol Development & Review - Participates in protocol development, reviews and comprehends the protocol, attends investigator meetings, prepares ethics and regulatory submission documents, prepares other study materials e.g. informed consent document, case report forms (CRFs), enrolment logs, and drug/device accountability logs, SOPs etc, establishes and organizes study files e.g. study master file, participant files etc.
  • Study/Trial Budget Preparation - collaborates with the PI and other appropriate persons to manage the study budget and confirms accuracy and completeness of budgeted costs.
  • Study/Trial Conduct - reviews and understands the protocol, communicates study requirements and provides appropriate training and tools to the study team, documents date of training and signatures of study personnel trained on study specific training log, collects documents needed to initiate the study for submission from the sponsor, develops and implements recruitment strategies, conducts or participates in the informed consent process, screens participants for study eligibility, coordinates participant tests and procedures, collects data as required by the protocol, assures timely completion of CRFs, maintains study timelines, maintains adequate inventory of study supplies, performs Investigational Product (IP) accountability with support from the study pharmacist, completes study documentation and maintains study files, maintains effective and ongoing communication with sponsor, ethics and regulatory authorities, research participants and PI during the course of the study, assists PI in preparation and submission of protocol amendments to the local ethics and regulatory authorities, manages the day to day activities of the study including problem solving, communication and protocol management. Ensure timely reporting of SAEs to sponsor, ethics and other regulatory bodies.
  • Reporting - assists PI with scientific and compliance reporting requirements in accordance with the sponsor and local ethics and regulatory guidelines.
  • Study close-out activities - study close documentation and notifications to the study subjects, research team, and other parties, completion of outstanding monitoring findings and queries, investigational product accountability together with the study pharmacist, ensures secure storage of study documents, and contributing to research articles and reports.
  • Perform any other roles as assigned by the PI

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the Medical Research Council (MRC) UK / UVRI Scientist B / Study Coordinator- CHAPS Project job placement must hold a Master’s level qualification in public health, epidemiology, medical statistics, clinical trials or other health related fields is an added advantage.
  • Three years of experience in research setting.
  • Previous experience of coordinating clinical research studies
  • Understanding of ICH/GCP guidelines for human research
  • Computer Competency including proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Good writing, communication and oral presentation skills
  • Understanding Phases, I-IV of clinical trials
  • Should have basic knowledge of epidemiology and biostatistics
  • Should have basic knowledge of statistical and database software e.g. Microsoft access, Epi-info, Stata among others
  • Should have Medical knowledge - information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities including symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures
  • Broad knowledge of administration and management- strategic planning, resource (including human resource) allocation, leadership, and coordination of people and resource.
  • Personal Integrity
  • Emotional Resourcefulness
  • Ability to Learn
  • Forward Thinking
  • Reliability
  • Openness to Others
  • Independence
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Conceptual Thinking
  • Pro-activity
  • Results Orientation
  • Thoroughness
  • Concern for Excellence
  • Flexibility towards Others
  • Service Orientation
  • Development Orientation

How to Apply:
The candidates should send their application letters, curriculum vitae including names, email addresses and telephone contact details of three (3) referees, plus copies of academic qualifications should be e-mailed to recruitment@mrcuganda.org. NB: Please quote the following position code in the subject line of the email: Scientist B / Study Coordinator - CHAPS Project - SB518. Please also fill the following online form accordingly after submitting the application documents on the e-mail above. Click Here

Address to:
The Human Resource and Administration Manager
MRC/ UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit
P.O. Box, 49 Entebbe.
Uganda

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. Note that academic qualifications will be subjected to verification by the issuing institutions. Please note that the Unit became part of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine effective 1st February 2018.

Deadline: 25th May 2018

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