The Ariel Glaser Pediatric AIDS Healthcare Initiative (AGPAHI), an affiliate of Elizabeth
Glaser Pediatric AIDS Organization (EGPAF) is Tanzanian led and managed national
organization focusing largely on HIV and AIDS and other related health programs. AGPAHI
implements all its programs in collaboration with Tanzania Government Entities through the
Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children (MoHCDGEC) and
President’s Office – Regional Administration and Local Government (PO RALG) and other
stakeholders. AGPAHI supports the provision of high-quality HIV and other health services and
ensures that efforts are well-integrated into existing regional and district health systems.
AGPAHI is implementing various projects that are highly demanding and thus the organization
is looking for a motivated, result driven, qualified and competent staff to feel various positions as
per the AGPAHI organogram
The Ariel Glaser Pediatric AIDS Healthcare Initiative (AGPAHI) intends to recruit several
positions in the organization. The successful candidates will lead the different components of the
organization with the aim of achieving the organizations’ mission and vision and specific project
goals and objectives.
Position: Administrative Assistant (02)
Reports to: HR & Administration Officer
Duty station: Shinyanga and Mwanza
Purpose of post:
To administer and oversee essential administrative activities in Shinyanga/Mwanza office
RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS:
Ensure good relationship between the Organization and the public in person, over the
phone, and through e-mails when interacting with or visiting the Shinyanga and Mwanza
Maintain reception information/literature.
Keep the reception area tidy and welcoming during office hours.
Ensure Shinyanga Office Access Procedures are followed at all times.
1.2 Mail Administration
Liaise with the Logistics Officer in distribution of official mails.
Acknowledge receipt of all incoming mails, register the same and channel to responsible
official for action.
Administer incoming and outgoing documents and parcel couriers
1.3 Secretarial Duties
Maintain and control office supply, stationery, and kitchen supplies for Shinyanga office.
Oversee and facilitate hotel, transport logistics and other travel needs for AGPAHI Staff
and official visitors.
Organize and assist with travel arrangements for all official travelers
Manage key vendor relationships with local hotels and Travel Agency
1.4 Property and Equipment Management
Oversee the use and maintenance of the office equipment including the photocopier, fax,
binding machine to ensure that they are in working order and arrange for their repair and
maintenance as needed.
Oversee proper running of utilities for the building such as electricity water and proper
function of telephone lines.
Oversee and manage the cleaning of the building and the surrounding.
Manage safety and security of the building and assets.
Ensure Shinyanga Office storerooms are organized and clean.
1.5 Field Support
Liaise with Regional Admin Staff to ensure standard Admin policies and procedures are
implemented in each office.
1.6 Other Duties
Assess Admin policies and procedures on an on-going basis to identify and propose new
policies or changes as needed, in addition to monitoring the implementation of existing
Admin policies to ensure they are being properly adhered to.
Any other relevant duties as assigned by Finance & Administration Officer
Qualifications, Skills and ability
Educational background relevant to fulfillment of the duties and responsibilities as
described above(University/college degree on related field is required)
2-3 years’ experience as an Office Administrator.
Previous experience in working with NGO sector is required.
Strong interpersonal skills
High quality written & oral communication ability
Strong supervisory skills
HOW TO APPLY
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and CV (not exceeding four pages) and names
and contact information of three referees either physically or by post ONLY in the address
To the Executive Director
Ariel Glaser Pediatric AIDS Healthcare Initiative (AGPAHI)
Plot 372, House No. 7 Chole Road (Near Coco Beach)
P.O. Box 38252
Dar es Salaam
Deadline: Friday 17th March, 2017 2pm