Post of Centre Manager – Centre for Digital Epidemiology, FoM

 Centre for Digital Epidemiology (CoDE), Faculty of Medicine, University of Jaffna.

 Temporary appointment

University of Jaffna will entertain applications from qualified persons for the under mentioned post for the Centre for Digital Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Jaffna.

  • Centre Manager (01 post)

 Qualifications, experience and requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/Commerce or other equal qualification from UGC approved University / Higher Education Institution.
  • Minimum 03 years post qualifying experience in health related project management in public service/corporation/statutory board or reputed institution.
  • Ability to prepare the project’s budgets, manage the team, maintain the official documents, organize the stakeholders’ meetings, manage multiple tasks and meet the demands of a fast paced environment with changing priorities.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing day to day operations.
  • Developing and implementing policies for efficient operations.
  • Managing Staff.
  • Monitoring performance though key performance indicators.
  • Communicating with stakeholders.
  • Ensuring compliance with all relevant laws, regulations as well as any internal policies or procedures.
  • Managing budgets.
  • Planning and executing programmes.

Remuneration: A monthly salary of LKR 67, 400.00 will be paid

General note

  • All selected candidate will be appointed on full-time basis for one year.
  • Candidate should possess excellent language skills in Tamil and English
  • Should be a citizen of Sri Lanka.
  • Age should be not less than 18 years and not more than 35 years.
  • All selected candidates will become a contributor to the Employee Provident Fund (EPF) and the Employee Trust Fund (ETF), the employee should contribute 8% of the monthly salary to the EPF and the employer will contribute 12% & 3% of the monthly salary to EPF & ETF respectively.

The Application forms downloaded from the University website should accompany with the paid Bank slip for the deposit of a sum of Rs.100/- credited to the people’s Bank Account No (Ref No): 970000090000387 in favor of Bursar, University of Jaffna.


Applicants are requested to send their applications with copies of the educational certificates and any other relevant certificates in proof of qualifications and experience via registered post to reach Deputy Registrar/ Faculty of Medicine, University of Jaffna, Adiyapatham Road, Kokuvil, Jaffna. Applicants are requested to send the scanned copies of all the documents to the email address: on or before Friday, 26th of May 2023.

Applicants from the University System/ Government Departments/ Corporations and Statutory Boards should channel their applications through the Heads of respective Institutions, but may send an advance copy in the first instance.  However, no such applicant will be considered for interview, if the application channeled through the Head of the Department is not received.

Illegible & incomplete applications and applications received after the closing date will be rejected without intimation. The post applied for should be marked on the top left-hand corner of the envelope.


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