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Currently Available Positions

Administrative Assistant

Deadline for Applications: 16 December 2007

Duty Station: Addis Ababa

Term of employment: 1 year with a possibility of extension

Salary: Negotiable

Description of the Position


The Admin. Assistant will be responsible to the Director and Country Coordinator of Center for National Health Development in Ethiopia.


Specific Duties and Responsibilities

The sucessful applicant will be responsible for the following activities:
Will work closely with CNHDE, Millennium Villages and New York office staffs to support and facilitate the activities of the Country Coordinator
Ensure that all communications and reports are managed for the Country Coordinator’s office properly
Ensure that all critical information is reported to the Country Coordinator on time
Ensure proper filling and record keeping as per to the Center’s office guidelines
Maintain agenda and arrange scheduled appointments
Arrange meetings, workshops and other programs as needed
Receive visitors, calls and e-mails
Arrange travel logistics; hotel bookings and transfers
Assemble important addresses at own initiative and make a good network of contracts
Perform preparation and typing of documents, proposals and generation of reports
Administer office attendants, guards and drivers
Work on logistics in cooperation with the Drivers Supervisor
Perform other duties as required
Educational Background and Qualification
Degree in Business Administration or other relevant areas
A complete in-depth grasp of office management principles and practices
Outstanding communication skills, verbal and written in English
Excellent interpersonal and business communication skills
Excellent proficiency in Microsoft office programs and internet
Commitment to work under pressure and have good team work spirit
Experience on accounting and planning will be an asset
Excellent proficiency in Microsoft office programs and internet
Relevant experience
At least 3 years of demonstrable experience as an Admin. Assistant or office manager
Experience with international organization is an advantage
How to Apply

Interested applicants can send application, CV and copies of supporting documents to the following address


Center for National Health Development in Ethiopia
P.O. Box: 664 Code 1250,
Tel: +251-11-6189818/97, +251-11-6631050/1, Fax: +251-11-6189896,
Address: Haya Hulet Area, in front of Bole Sub-city Administration,
Addis Ababa.

Or submit in person at our office located at Hayahulet area, near St. Gabriel Hospital in front of Mineral Development Office.


Only short listed candidates will be contacted

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