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WORKSHOP MANAGERS: JAMJANG AND MABAN 

 

Action Africa Help South Sudan programme is recruiting Workshop Managers for operations in Maban and for operations in Jamjang.

 

Job Summary: The Mechanical Workshop Manager will be responsible for workshop management to achieve cost effective, accountable and timely repair and maintenance of assets, staff management, and management of tools and spare parts, and recruitment and training of apprentices on mechanical skills.

 

Key responsibilities

  1. Staff Management
  2. Workshop management
  3. Fleet management
  4. Technical support
  5. Budget support
  6. Reporting
  7. Relationships management
  8. Any other task as directed by management.

 

Person specifications

  1. University degree Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  2. 3 years’ experience in large commercial or organization mechanical workshop
  3. Staff management skills
  4. Relationships management skills towards all partners and potential donors in the area of operation.

 

The complete job advert is available here.

 

Application Instructions: Application Instructions: Interested candidates should email application letters and CVs (with 3 referees) addressed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to be received by November 30, 2017. The email Subject Line must show Workshop Manager_Jamjang or Workshop Manager_Maban. AAH-I is an equal- opportunity employer. Only shortlisted candidates will be conducted.  South Sudanese Nationals are specifically encouraged to apply.

 

 


 

 

SEXUAL REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH & RIGHTS (SRHR) SPECIALIST , KENYA

 

Action Africa Help International (AAH-I) is recruiting a Sexual Reproductive Health & Rights Specialist for its Kenya programme.

 

Purpose of the role: Responsible for overseeing the success of the Mara Kenya Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) project through ensuring that all activities are implemented as required and deliverables are met. S/he will coordinate, supervise and monitor progress of the project team to ensure quality work is delivered. S/he will participate in resource mobilisation for further development of SRHR opportunities and projects across all AAH-I country programmes. 

 

Duties & Responsibilities 

  1. Coordinate planning and implementation of the SRHR project including logistics, staffing and overall execution of the study.
  2. Secure the required approvals for the project from relevant institutions and government ministries and facilities selected to participate in the study.
  3. Participate in the recruitment of required field staff and carry out, in collaboration with Advancing Health Alliance, their training.   
  4. Supervise and manage field staff; ensure activities are planned, implemented and coordinated within the overall Country programme strategy and partner guidelines. 
  5. Coordinate communication with facilities and other institutions during the course of the project to foster a supportive environment and to ensure the project proceeds as planned.
  6. Ensure the prudent management of resources to achieve the desired results. 
  7. Coordinate the preparation of all necessary progress and other project reports including contributing to presentation and publication of findings.
  8. Participate in proposal development and other resource mobilization activities to further grow the Action Africa Help (AAH) Kenya research program and expand its funding sources.
  9. Carry out other duties as delegated by the Country Program Manager.

 

Professional qualifications

  1. A first degree in Social Sciences/Development studies or equivalent.
  2. Masters’ degree in Public Health or other relevant qualification.
  3. At least 5 years’ experience in health project management.

 

Minimum relevant experience required

  1. Experience in women’s health research, and sexual reproductive health & rights.
  2. Experience with preparing a proof-of-concept document and value proposition for scaling up projects

 

The complete job advert is available here.

 

Application Instructions: Interested candidates should email application letters and CVs (with 3 referees) addressed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to be received by 26th November 2017. The email Subject Line must show the job title of the position applied for. AAH-I is an equal-opportunity employer. We thank candidates for their high interest in the opportunities we publish on our website. Due to the high number of applications we receive, we will only get back to shortlisted candidates. 

 

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