4 Program Assistant Jobs – Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau (UPMB)

Organization: Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to:
Project Manager
About US:
The Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau (UPMB), a leading
Christian organization coordinating 302 Member Health facilities all over
Uganda, is inviting applications for the following positions from suitably
qualified individuals to work as part of a professional and self-driven team.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
Work with the Project manager to initiate and
coordinate the planning of the specified project activities in liaison with
other sectors within the project, and also ensure optimum utilization of
project resources at minimum cost
Collect, tabulate and analyze on a regular basis
field data on project activities carried out, and undertake impact assessment
using participatory approach for all beneficiaries to determine the relevance
and impact of the project assistance
Build the capacity of field teams including
health workers, VHTs and lead caregivers through refresher and mentorship
trainings in maternal, young child and adolescent nutrition as well as family
Supervising all nutrition and family planning
related activities and interventions and family planning in collaboration with
Ensures establishment of kitchen gardens for
vulnerable households and follow up of malnutrition cases. ensures a functional
referral system is in place
Assist the project manager to prepare periodical
work plans, report on sector activities and ensure that the Project’s
objectives/outputs are achieved according to the work plans and within the
contracted project period according to donor guidelines.
Perform any other official duties that may be assigned
from time to time by the supervisor

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The applicant must be a licensed Midwife/ Nurse
with their relevant professional bodies.
Public Health Qualification will be added
Three years of previous experience in family
planning or nutrition
Flexible schedule;
Candidates should be people of good reputation
and are willing to uphold the ethics and values of UPMB
A high degree of integrity,
Good analytical skills with a very good eye for
Excellent communication skills and interpersonal
Self-organized and assertive characteristics
Excellent command of the English language.
Fluency in the local language will be an added
How to Apply:
All candidates should send their updated CVs and copies of
their academic certificates with e-mail addresses, telephone numbers and two
references should be addressed to: The Executive Director Uganda Protestant
Medical Bureau, P.O. Box 4127 Kampala, Uganda
Email: upmbadmin@upmb.co.ug
Deadline: 17th February 2020
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