Position Title : Senior Medical Assistant

Reference No : VN/UG/026/2023

Duty Station : Kampala, Uganda

Classification : General Service –G6

Type of Appointment : Fixed term, one year with possibility of extension

Estimated Start Date : As soon as possible

Closing Date : 4 th September 2023


Under the overall supervision of the Chief of Mission (CoM)) and the direct supervision of the Chief Migration Health Officer (CMHO) the successful candidate will be responsible for the carrying out the following duties and responsibilities in relation to the Migration Health Assessment Centre (MHAC) in Kampala, Uganda. The Senior Medical Assistant oversees the Call Centre and Data Processing/registration teams in the Migration Health Assessment Centre (MHAC). These teams provide information, relevant to Health Assessment Programs, Applicant processing and other IOM services to the migrants. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing routine administrative functions such as switchboard operations, handling inquiries and providing refugee/immigrant assistance as necessary.


How to apply:

For an application to be considered valid, IOM will only accept applications which should include a cover letter (not more than one page) and résumé highlighting the required education and experience. Interested applicants may send their applications to hruganda@iom.int no later than 4th September 2023 Reference Number and Position Title (VN/UG/026/2023 – Senior Medical G-6 Kampala, Uganda) should be specified in the SUBJECT field.

Required: After sending your application through hruganda@iom.int.

YOU ARE REQUIRED to fill in the recruitment Questionnaire using the link: – Pre-Screening Form. Applications from qualified female candidates are especially encouraged.

Only short-listed candidates will be invited for an interview. Posting period: From 23rd August 2023 – 4 th September 2023