Employment Opportunity – Executive Director, STMEA

Save the Mothers is a Canadian, Christian faith-based charity, with affiliate organizations in East Africa & the USA.

Job Location - Save the Mothers East Africa (STMEA), Uganda Christian University (UCU), Mukono.
VISION: No mother or child should die from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth

Job Description
  • Coordinate the key stakeholders of STMEA to ensure smooth running of the organization.
  • Ensure maintenance of STM governance tools and permits in current status
  • Initiate and drive strategic thinking, planning and implementation in consistency with mission, vision of STM
  • Initiate Board meetings and report to the Board the progress towards the STM vision
  • Initiate policy development, management and implementation
  • Oversee and guide the Annual Conference
  • Collaborate with UCU faculty and administration in support of the Master of Public Health Leadership (MPHL) program
  • Teach in the MPHL program, supervise dissertations, advise and mentor students and staff
FUNDRAISING: Identify opportunities for interventions to improve maternal health and initiate resource mobilization

FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT: Accounting officer for STMEA
PARTNERSHIPS: Initiate and utilize new partnerships in execution of the STM mission
HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT: Guide the recruitment, selection, motivation, mentoring, supervision, performance management and evaluation of the STMEA staff of three.
Other responsibilities assigned by the STM Boards
STMEA Executive Director reports to STM Canada & STMEA Board.
Salary: Attractive remuneration.

Job Specifications:
  • A minimum of a Masters degree in a health-related discipline such as Masters of Medicine in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Public Health and any other equivalent post graduate degree.
  • Experience with International Programs and Finance Management
  • At least five years’ experience in leadership.
  • A Christian faith-based background is required
Submit to cover letter & CV: EAdirector@savethemothers.org and manager@savethemothers.org & on WhatsApp: 0750979940 Deadline: 30 Sept 2023
For a detailed job description visit: https://savethemothersea.org/careers

Save the Mothers

Uganda Christian University Plot 67-173, Mukono Hill, Bishop Tucker Road P.O. Box 4, Mukono, Uganda Telephone:+256 312 350 800 /840 Email Us: savethermothers@ucu.ac.ug Web: www.ucu.ac.ug


Save the Mothers promotes maternal health in the developing world through education, public awareness and advocacy. Based in Uganda and North America, Save The Mothers is part of a global movement to improve the health of mothers and babies.