Recruitment of 01 programme assistant in the opérations department

Posted : 17 March, 2022
Location : Maroua, Cameroon
Category : Program/Project Management
Job type : Full Time


Job title:
Programme Assistant in Operations Department
Under the supervision of the Head of Operations Department
Job Location Good Neighbors-Cameroon (Maroua Office)
Contract duration 12 months, renewable.

Good Neighbors Cameroon, an International non-governmental organisation working in humanitarian and community development based in Yaoundé, is launching a recruitment notice as part of the expansion of its activities in the Far North region of Cameroon.

Overview of the tasks :

Under the supervision of the Operations Officer, the assistant will work with other project assistants, staff and volunteers of the Organisation. The Programme Assistant shall:

  • Assist in the research of potential project sites (Assist in drawing up plans, proposals and budgets for new projects/extensions of projects in conjunction with the relevant team/staff) ;
  • Participate in the development of special projects, terms of reference for travel missions;
  • Assist in the preparation of weekly, monthly and annual activity reports of the operations department;
  • Participate in the planning, organisation of field work missions in the framework of operations;
  • Participate in the follow-up and drafting of monthly activities initiated within the office and in the field;
  • Participate in the organisation of training workshops and train local community volunteers in their tasks;
  • Support the project team in their work, including: reporting, reminders of meetings and other tasks;
  • Carry out other tasks as requested by the hierarchy;
  • React sensitively to emergency situations and issues.

Profile and Qualifications required:

  • Very good Report and proposal writing skills;
  • Minimum 2 years experience in project management ;
  • Have at least a Bachelor's degree in Project Management, Community ; Development, Anthropology, Environment or any other equivalent degree ;
  • Have good organisational skills (Good interpersonal skills and abilities) ;
  • have good teamwork and networking skills ;
  • Fluency in Fufulde as well as in French and English will be an advantage ;
  • Good computer skills (Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.) ;
  • Be able to work under pressure, with clarity and good humour ;
  • Be able to conceive, elaborate and write analysis and synthesis documents ;
  • Be willing and available to travel to all Good Neighbors Cameroon project sites.

3. Constitution of the file:

Provide the following documents in French or English:

  • Letter of motivation ;
  • Curriculum Vitae with references attached;
  • Copy of academic qualifications;
  • Copy of work certificates;
  • Copy of the National ID Card;
  • Any other document proving experience in the field.

N.B: The application should be addressed to the Country Director of Good Neighbors Cameroon and sent by e-mail to the unique address , or hand-delivered in a sealed envelope at the offices of the organisation located at Campost Bastos, descent Alliance pharmacy, for Yaoundé Office and beside the Government Primary School of Obeck , for Mbalmayo Office.

Deadline for submission of applications: Sunday 27 March 2022.

Only selected applicants will be contacted for interview.
Job Search Assistance:
1. CV Writing + Cover Letter - 10K 
2. Urgent CV Writing + Cover Letter - 25K 
3. Job Search Coahing - 20K 
WhatsApp or Call: 674 520 658
Aide à la recherche d'emploi:
1. Rédaction de CV + Lettre de Motivation - 10K
2. Rédaction urgente de CV + Lettre de motivation - 25K
3. Coaching de recherche d'emploi - 20K
Whatsapp et appel: 674 520 658
NB: Les recrutements au Cameroun sont gratuits, prenez garde si des frais vous sont demandés et n'envoyez jamais de l'argent par transfert électronique (MOMO ou OM), ni de pièces personnelles comme votre CNI
Recruitments in Cameroon are free, be careful if fees are requested and never send money by electronic transfer (MOMO or OM), or personal documents like your CNI

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