Home NEWS & INFO NAFASI ZA KAZI | JOBS Job Opportunity at Korea Foundation For International Healthcare – Assistant Project Coordinato

Job Opportunity at Korea Foundation For International Healthcare – Assistant Project Coordinato

Job Opportunity at Korea Foundation For International

Job Opportunity at Korea Foundation For International Healthcare – Assistant Project Coordinato

Assistant Project Coordinator 
Korea Foundation for international healthcare (KOFIH) is a public agency founded in 2006 under the Ministry of Health and Welfare of the Republic of Korea. Based on its vision as a global partner that contributes to the advancement of healthcare, KOFIH has promoted international cooperation and upheld humanitarian values by providing government-level aids for partner countries including Tanzania, people in disaster-stricken areas across the globe, and migrant workers residing in South Korea.

KOFIH Office in Dar es Salaam was officially opened in 2017 to implement various healthcare projects although the Cooperation with Tanzania first started in 2009. KOFIH office in collaboration with Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children (MOHCDGEC) has dedicated itself to the improvement of healthcare system and lead major projects such as Health System Strengthening project through Reproductive, Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health (RMNCH) Promotion in Pwani Province and Dodoma Region, Hospital Management Technical Support Program for Muhimbili National Hospital(MNH) Mloganzila Campus, Dr. LEE Jong-wook Fellowship Program, a training program for healthcare workers to enhance their capacity which leads to contribution of achieving sustainable development goals and also training for biomedical engineers and technician for capacity enhancement of medical equipment services (CEOMETS).

Position Summary

Job Title: Assistant Project Coordinator 

Location: Dar-es-salaam, Tanzania

Position type: Full time

Organization type: Government

Application deadline: 10 June, 2022

Role Summary

The general objective of healthcare assistance of KOFIH is to contribute in improved maternal and neonatal health status in target area and enhance the capacity of health service.

The assistant project coordinator will work in collaboration with the organization project coordinators and the team. S/he will assist in planning, coordinate and manage project tasks and deliverables. S/he will analyse data as required and track & report project progress.

Essential duties and Responsibilities

Assist project coordinators in planning and management of the project in order to achieve targets in accordance with the approved work plan and approved monitoring and evaluation performance framework

Ensure timely and quality completion of all program technical and financial deliverables and reports in accordance with KOFIH – Tanzania guideline

Support and conduct onsite field supervisions to ensure the execution of baseline, periodic, and final evaluations to monitor progress of project activities

Maintains program safety and security resources and helps to build staff capacity around safety and security

Assist in the preparation of agendas for staff and technical meetings, document minutes and disseminate accordingly.

Promote sustainability of project activities with effective networking, linkages to other programs

Organize, coordinate, liaise and communicate with external partners and institutions for holding of workshops, seminars and meetings and in keeping all partners informed.

Perform other duties as needed


Diploma in Nursing or other health related field

Two or more years of working experience in relevant field is preferable.

Experience working with an international development organization is an added advantage

Exceptional English written and Oral communication skills, strong critical thinking, problem solving and attentiveness to detail

Ability to work independently, but in a consultative environment with other stuff and supervisor.

Skills and Proficiencies 

Excellent interpersonal, communication, and coordination skills

Excellent Knowledge of MS Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel

Reporting, writing, professionalism, accuracy, attention to details, multitask, teamwork, and discretion

Must be a computer literate with strong knowledge of Microsoft office package

How to apply

All qualified candidates should submit their Curriculum Vitae, cover letter and Nursing certificate Physically

(Physical Address)

KOFIH Tanzania Office 


P.O Box 10383

Oysterbay, Kinondoni. 

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

N.B Applications will only be accepted during working hours 07:30 am – 03:30 pm Monday – Friday

Interview mode: 

  1.  Written exercises interview
  2. Oral/ Verbal Interview

Do not attach testimonials, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

*Please fill in the annual salary requirements on the Cover letter


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here