Company Innovations f...
Category Driving / Tra...
Location Tamale
Job Status Fixed term (R...
Salary GH¢ 
Education Qualified
Experience 2 years
Job Expires Jun 21, 2024
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Company Profile

Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) is a United States-based non-profit organization dedicated to discovering, and promoting effective solutions to global poverty problems. IPA designs, rigorously evaluate and refines these solutions and their applications together with decision-makers to ensure that the evidence created is used to  improve opportunities for the world’s poor.

Job Description

  • Start Date: July 2024
  • Reports To: Senior Administrative Assistant

IPA is seeking a professional, experienced Driver to join its team and provide safe, reliable transportation
for field work.

Key Responsibilities

  • Drive project teams, staff and other visitors.
  • Drive to project sites as and when necessary
  • Perform basic vehicle maintenance tasks (e.g., checking tire pressure, fluid levels).
  • Report any mechanical issues with the vehicle to ensure timely repairs.
  • Should be willing to travel and work in remote communities.
  • Ensure vehicle is not misused or mishandled in any way
  • Ensure vehicle is used strictly for official duties
  • Provide periodic reports on the status of the car to the Administrative Assistant.
  • Transport staff to their destinations in a safe, timely, and courteous manner.
  • Plan routes using GPS navigation and adjust for traffic conditions.
  • Assist with loading luggage and other items into the vehicle.
  • Anticipate staff needs and provide exceptional customer service.
  • Maintain confidentiality and discretion regarding passengers’ conversations and activities.
  • Follow all traffic laws and regulations.
  • May be required to complete errands or make deliveries on behalf of staff (optional).
  • Maintain a clean driving record.



Required Skills or Experience

Skills & Experience

  • Valid driver's license with a clean driving record.
  • Minimum of Two [2] years of professional driving experience
  • Excellent customer service skills with a professional and courteous demeanor.


  • Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality.
  • Strong navigational skills and a good sense of direction.
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to meet tight schedules.
  • Calm and composed under pressure.
  • Knowledge of the local area/ terrain (a plus).


  • Competitive compensation.


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