Vacancy No. LIFT/VAC/004/010/2016
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Objective of the Programme
The Land Investment for Transformation (LIFT) programme is a five year programme that has been developed by the UK Department For International Development (DFID) and the Government of Ethiopia with the objective of improving the incomes of the rural poor, through support to the Government of Ethiopia in the implementation of second level land certification (SLLC) covering 14 million parcels, establishment of sustainable land administration systems, and the use of the Making Markets Work for the Poor (M4P) approach to leverage the economic benefits of increased tenure security. Currently in its third year of implementation, the LIFT programme is expected to be completed by 2020.
Currently the project is seeking an Administrative Assistant to fill a vacant position
PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
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Duration and Nature of Appointment:The initial appointment will be for 12 months, with a 45 days probation period. Based on satisfactory performance, the appointment can be extended to the completion of the project period.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience