United Purpose (UP) Malawi is an international non-governmental organisation working to create opportunities for lasting improvement in peoples’ lives. We work in partnership with others to support a range of livelihoods and food security, WASH and health, sustainable energy and gender equality programmes reaching over 1,000,000 people a year across Malawi. Globally, we work in nine countries across Africa, Asia and South America, however our Malawi programme is the largest country programme. UP currently operates in 17 districts in Malawi, supporting over 30 on-going projects, with a total staff of over 250.
UP invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill the following local vacancy:
Position: Human Resources & Administration Manager (1 position based in Lilongwe Office)
Under the direct supervision of the Deputy Country Director, the Human Resources & Administration Manager provides leadership and Strategic direction for the Human Resources and Administration function within the organisation and manages the HR services and functions to enable the organisation attain, attract, motivate and develop employees; supporting and sustaining a culture that United Purpose (UP) is a great place to work. The job holder is also responsible for providing oversight of all human resource activities and procedures and ensuring that the office and all administrative functions of the organisation are operationally efficient and effective. S/he line manages the Human Resources Officer, Administration & Operations Officer, Administrative Assistants and Administrative Secretaries.
Key duties and responsibilities:
1. Human Resources