Public Health Program Assistant


The Embassy of the United States of America in Kigali is recruiting for the position of Public Health Program Assistant. The position is open to All Interested Candidates/All Sources and available to start immediately.

Duties: The incumbent provides technical and administrative assistance to the Country Director, Associate Director for Programs, Health Systems Strengthening Advisor, Project Officers, Team Leads, and other Technical staff at Center for Disease Control (CDC) Rwanda, ensuring no interruption in the execution of program activities related to COP and HSS. This includes working with PEPFAR, other USG health team colleagues, and the PEPFAR Coordination Office to assist CDC-Rwanda’s participation in PEPFAR and HHS planning and reporting processes. This position will be responsible for coordinating and leading budget analyses and portfolio reviews within the CDC technical and interagency teams for the PEPFAR Country Operational Plan. The incumbent serves as a liaison between the CDC Rwanda, the USG PEPFAR team, the Ministry of Health, and other implementing partners on program support services.

All applications must be submitted via Electronic Recruitment Application (ERA) by COB (5:30 pm) on October 6, 2020.

Full announcement and application procedures are available on

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have any questions, please contact the Human Resources Office on


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