Lilongwe, Lilongwe

Local terms and conditions apply

Contract, Full-time

About the organisation

Sightsavers is an international organisation that changes lives for the long term. We work in more than 30 countries to eliminate avoid... Read more

Job Description

Sightsavers has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Driver to provide support for its projects in Blantyre, Malawi.

Salary: Local Terms and Conditions apply

Contract: Six Month Fixed Term Contract

The Driver will be required to drive staff in the office as well as visiting Sightsavers staff and consultants.  Main duties include the maintenance and safety of all office vehicles at all times and performance of clerical duties in support of the efficient running of the office.

The role also provides day-to-day administrative support including messenger tasks and duties, covering reception, banking, liaison with visitors, receiving and directing calls, taking messages, receiving and circulating incoming and outgoing mail, distributing documents, assisting with workshop events and travel arrangements, undertaking photocopying, scanning, filling, and other administrative duties.

The ideal candidate will have completed secondary education at least, a clean and valid driving licence with at three years’ accident free driving, extensive driving experience and solid work experience gained within a reputable private firm or busy NGO office environment. The ideal candidate should have a good command of spoken and written English, good communication skills and be computer literate.

Candidates with an understanding of equality of opportunity for disabled people would be of particular interest.

We anticipate that interviews will take place on Monday 24 June 2019