KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation is an international non-profit organization dedicated to the fight against tuberculosis (TB). KNCV is the lead partner in Challenge TB, the new USAID-funded 5-year global program. We lead an international consortium comprising eight partner organizations in addition to KNCV: ATS, FHI 360, IRD, JATA, MSH, PATH, The Union, and WHO. In Ethiopia, Challenge TB is being implemented by KNCV as a lead and MSH and WHO as a collaborating partner. The strategic objectives of Challenge TB are to improve access to patient care, to prevent transmission and disease progression, and to strengthen TB platforms.
Challenge TB-Ethiopia operates from a central office in Addis Ababa and two regional offices, one in Tigray and one in SNNPR. The project will expand to more regions in the near future.
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation is recruiting candidates for the position of Driver for its Challenge TB program in Ethiopia.
Purpose of the position
The driver facilitates transportation logistics to carry out all project activities operating from the central office in Addis Ababa. This includes driving in Addis for transporting office staff to different locations in town or running errands. In addition, there will be field activities outside work site that can last several days.
Who are we looking for?
You have 3rd grade driving license and Certificate or Diploma education and at least five years of driving experience in similar work environment. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (English and Amharic-written and spoken). Understanding of the local dialect is an added advantage. You are trained in safety first and have knowledge of basic motor vehicle mechanics.
What do we offer?
- A fixed-term contract for a year, with the intention to extend the contract, depending on performance and availability of funding
- A highly-motivated team of experienced ,self-driven colleagues
- The salary is competitive depending upon relevant working experience
Application and information
Your application with curriculum vitae, motivation letter and three professional references should be sent using the application form beneath. The closing date of this vacancy is 21st of November. For further information please contact us via: firstname.lastname@example.org or via +251 11 663 01 45 or via KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation Ethiopia, P.O. Box 703, Code 1110, Ethiopia.
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation is an equal opportunity employer offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, citizenship, physical or mental handicap, or status as a disabled person.