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Project Intern

Uganda Healthcare Federation

This is a Full-time position in Kampala posted January 19, 2022.

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# Job Description

Project Intern needed
Assignment: Provide support to membership activities and programs
Project Title: Membership
Date issued: 14 January 2022
Date Due: 21 January 2022

Organizational Background
Uganda Healthcare Federation UHF is a non-profit umbrella organization
affiliated to the East Africa Healthcare Federation. The organization is a
professional association representing the private health sector in Uganda. The
Federation’s purpose includes advocating and supporting its members in policy
and other decision making forums, representing its members at both the
national and country levels, providing networking and training opportunities
to improve quality of health services delivered, strengthen business skills
and enhance market opportunities in healthcare, and provide an annual
conference for the education of its members and exchange of information on
issues essential to the quality and business of healthcare in Uganda.

Membership Summary
Uganda Healthcare Federation has a membership of over 60 non-state health
related recognized associations and organizations in Uganda including; medical
service providers, medical insurers, health professional associations, human
resources in health, health training institutions, health facilities, ICT
companies in health, manufacturers of health related products as well as
health civil society partners and social franchises. UHF members are offered a
unique connection with both local and international health sector influencers
at exclusive events such as the East Africa Healthcare Federation annual

UHF is a member based organization with four membership categories including;
Corporate membership, professional associations, institutional associations,
National level partnership organizations and PNFPs. The current membership is
further grouped into sub sectors based on the Health Systems Strengthening 6
pillars of WHO including; Health professional and capacity building; Service
delivery and healthcare access and finance; Manufacturing and industry; ICT
innovation and other technology; Social marketing and social franchising;
Traditional and complementary medicine.

1\. Purpose of the position
The overall purpose of the Private Sector Engagement Intern is to provide
administrative support to the Private Sector Coordinator PSC on membership
related programs and activities from time to time for the six months of this

2\. Roles and responsibilities
• The Private Sector Engagement intern shall support the Private Sector
Coordinator PSC in recruiting and retaining UHF members.
• Support the Private Sector Coordinator in organizing member related meetings
including; monthly private health sector platform meetings, quarterly RMNCAH
platform meetings, private sector conventions, conferences and networking
• Support the secretariat in organizing and executing the EAHF conference.
• Support the PSC in organizing an Annual General Meeting and Board meetings.
• Support arrangements for meetings, presentations, seminars and trainings
organized for members.
• Participate in mobilization of stakeholders including private health
providers, KCCA, civil
• society organizations, government representatives, etc. to participate in
UHF programs and activities.
• Write minutes and reports from the various member meetings and events
including minutes of the various MOH Technical Working Group meetings.
• Attend UHF members’ meetings and events representing the Federation.
• Participate in data collection and information gathering assignments aimed
at improving member benefits and services.
• Support the PSC in coming up with short write ups and briefs for the UHF
E-newsletter, bulletins, website and social media.
• Regularly update the UHF membership database and membership status.
• Keep records of all information related to the membership for documentation,
clarification and presentation to management.
• Other duties as assigned.

3\. Work Station
The Private Sector Engagement Intern will mainly operate within Kampala
based at the UHF headquarters in Kamwokya.
Due to the nature of federation’s activities, the Private Sector Engagement
Intern will engage in membership field activities as and when they arise.

4\. Expected Deliverables
Monthly activity report at end of each month detailing the activities in
which the intern participated as well as achievements in the month, challenges
and proposals for improvement.
Activity reports of individual membership activities.

The Private Sector Engagement Intern will be directly supervised by the
Private Sector Coordinator at UHF.

Required Competencies Project Intern
• Relevant qualifications in any one of these academic disciplines;
Communications, Marketing, Social Work Administration and Jounalism.
• At least 2 years of experience in conducting similar activities in an
organization of a similar nature.
• Experience in activity programing with an excellent track record of
completion of tasks in a timely manner.
• A proven track record of professionalism and ethical conduct.
• Excellent communication skills, especially ability to write very good
• Knowledge of maternal, neonatal, child health and nutrition would be an
• Ability to work with minimum supervision.

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Email:: [email protected]

Interested individuals who meet the above criteria should send their combined
applications, and CV to **[email protected]** . Soft copies are preferred at
submission and the deadline is 21 January 2022. Only the successful applicant
will be contacted for further engagement.

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