Project Driver – FHI 360

FHI 360 is a
leading global development organization dedicated to improving lives
around the world. Our professional staff includes experts in education,
health, nutrition, economic development, civil society and environment as
well as cross-cutting experts in gender issues, research, applied science,
behavior change and technology giving us the unique mix of capabilities to
address today’s diverse and interrelated development challenges. FHI 360
operates from 60 offices with 4,400 staff in the U.S. and around the
world. FHI 360 – Uganda is seeking qualified candidates for her 5
year Uganda Community Connector project (UCC) funded by USAID.
This is a project designed to reduce poverty, food
insecurity and under- nutrition through integrated nutrition and
livelihood interventions at the community and household level. The two
main goals of UCC are to improve nutritional status of women and children,
and to improve the livelihoods of vulnerable populations in an equitable
and sustainable manner. FHI360, together with her partners have selected 9
districts for implementation of Phase 1 activities of the Uganda
Community Connector Project. The districts are Kabale, Kanungu, Kiruhura, Ibanda,
Pader, Agago, Oyam, Dokolo and Nebbi.
Project Driver (3 positions – Kampala, Northern
and Western regional offices)
Position summary

The driver will provide driving services to the CC project and ensure
proper maintenance of project vehicles with a focus on safety. Additional
responsibilities shall include performing pre-trip and post-trip vehicle
inspection, maintaining a variety of vehicle records, preparing accident
and incident reports as necessary, ensuring adherence to traffic rules and
regulations and providing other services as requested by management. The
post holder will be based in Kampala with frequent visits to upcountry
sites and shall report to the Administrative Assistant.
Qualifications and Competencies:
  • O’Level
    certificate; a current driving license and certificate in defensive
    driving.
  • Minimum
    of three year experience in a similar environment.
How to Apply
FHI 360 has a competitive compensation package. Candidates
should submit a cover letter, CV/resume including salary requirements to:
The Finance and Administration Manager, Plot 15 Kitante Close, P.O Box 5768
Kampala, UGANDA or by email to: uganda-info@fhi360.org
 not later than April 4th, 2012 at
5:00pm. Please specify the Job location preference indicated alongside the
position.

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