Posted on :
3 Dec, 2019
3 Dec, 2019
The USAID Southern Africa Trade and Investment Hub (the “Hub”) project, a five-year trade and investment program for Southern Africa, in its third year of implementation, is expected to increase global competitiveness and intra- regional trade and improve food security in Southern Africa. The Hub engages with partners across the region to increase sustainable economic growth, global export competitiveness, and trade in targeted Southern African countries.
It supports these objectives by increasing exports from Southern African countries to South Africa and the United States (under the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), boosting capital and technology flows from South Africa to other Southern African countries, and providing targeted trade facilitation support to Zambia. The Hub works with market actors to identify and resolve enterprise constraints and to implement sustainable solutions through market-based trade and investment facilitation services. The Hub partners with USAID bilateral missions through the USAID/Southern Africa Regional Economic Growth Office in the successful delivery of its objectives
Job Title: Operations Assistant
Location: Pretoria, South Africa
OBJECTIVES AND DUTIES:
The Operations Assistant will work with the Operations team on the management and implementation of work plan activities to achieve key results. S/he will be responsible for providing administrative, communications, event, requisition, writing, and procurement support to the Hub’s operation components: Finance, Logistics, Event Management, IT, and procurement. S/he will also support the operation team by using the Technical Administrative Management Information System (TAMIS) platform. The Operations Assistant will offer support by ensuring operations needs are met as well as ensuring that all operations are executed in accordance with USAID regulations and DAI policies.
S/he will support information management as well as perform administrative tasks assigned by the Director of
QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS:
BASE OF OPERATIONS AND REPORTING:
Applications for this position will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Interested candidates should submit their CV to [email protected].Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Application Deadline: December 20,2019