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Job—Closing date: 26 Aug 2011 — Montrose Africa
MONTROSE is an international development services company providing support to clients operating in the developing world. We provide comprehensive services in the areas of technical assistance, social investment programming, project management and business development. Specialized in the sectors of health, water & sanitation, education and rural livelihoods, our clients include bilateral and multilateral development agencies, the private sector, Non-Governmental Organizations and other development stakeholders.
PUBLIC HEALTH SPECIALIST
We are currently seeking a highly creative, organised, efficient and self-motivated individual to join our team as Public Health Specialist based in Montrose’s Kampala office. Key responsibilities of this position:
Responsibilities for this position include: • Technical oversight of and inputs on Montrose projects • Proposal development for competitive and non-competitive bids • High quality document development related to bids and project implementation • Developing job descriptions and supporting the recruitment process for technical personnel. • Identifying, supporting and overseeing consultants and personnel • Providing inputs on strategic decisions regarding expansion of the company’s work. • Technical representation of the company at global, regional and national levels.
Skills and experience:
• Masters in Public Health or related field • Minimum of three years experience working in international health • International experience working in a related field, preferably in Africa • Flexibility, initiative and adaptability, ability and willingness to take on different types of work • Able to travel within and outside Uganda • Excellent communication and writing skills in English • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail • Highly numerate • Excellent computer skills • Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure • High degree of flexibility and creativity • Good inter‐personal skills • Preference to those already located in Uganda or the region • Location: Kampala, Uganda with travel in Uganda, Africa and potentially Asia
Candidates who fully meet the above requirements should submit a detailed CV together with a covering letter explaining how you are suited for the position. Documents must include a daytime telephone contact and three referees (with telephone and email contacts). Applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 26 August, 2011.