Ended HR Assistant

The Job

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. MSF offers assistance to people based on need, irrespective of race, religion, gender or political affiliation.

MSF is advertising for the position of HR ASSISTANT to execute the following tasks:

Main Purpose

Execute administrative, HR and legal related  tasks to support the Project HR  Manager following  MSF standards and procedures, in order to ensure legal compliance and to realize the HR capacity required to achieve project objectives


  • Under supervision of the Project HR Manager managing personal files in order to ensure accuracy, compliance and on time payments.
  •  Updating the HR database and personal files to facilitate HR processes  management.
  •  Updating Social security  Tax office files in order to meet legal requirements including specific amendments when necessary in order to ensure local labour and fiscal law compliance
  •  Preparing employment contracts in conformity with legal requirements including specific amendments when necessary in order to ensure local labour and fiscal law compliance.
  •  Preparing monthly pay slips for all staff, editing and updating the necessary data, in order to ensure the punctuality and accuracy of staff payroll.
  •  Following up of all expiring rental contract dates and inform the Administration Manager in order to leave enough time to arrange a renewal or look for some other alternative
  •  Making all administrative information available to the staff (posting, meetings, etc.), supporting  the Project HR Manager in translating documents into local language and assisting in meetings upon request.
  • Additional HR/ Admin tasks delegated by the Project HR Manager.




  • Desirable finance, business or administration related diploma.


  •  Essential previous working experience of at least two years in relevant jobs.
  •  Desirable experience in MSF or other NGOs in developing countries.


  • English language and Arabic language essential


  • Essential computer literacy (word, excel, internet)


  •  Results and Quality Orientation L2
  •  Team work and Cooperation L2
  •  Behavioural Flexibility L2
  •  Commitment to MSF Principles L2
  •  Stress Management L3
How to Apply

Interested applicants should send a detailed CV in English and Arabic and a scan of their diploma(s) to the email address: msfe.abs.recruitment@gmail.com until 7th  Dec  2019.

  • Original diplomas will be requested during the interviews.
  • MSF is an equal opportunity employer. Both women and men are encouraged to apply.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview and technical test.
  • Employer: MSF
  • Category: Human Resources
  • Location: Hajjah (Abs)
  • Posted on: 2 December 2019
  • Deadline: 7 December 2019