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Issue Dated March 18, 2016


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CHIEF OF PARTY, NEPAL MONITORING, EVALUATION AND LEARNING PROJECT KATHMANDU, NEPAL

CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high- quality, cost- effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today's most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve the lives of people around the world. We apply a customized, customer-centric, cost-effective business approach to offer greater value to our clients and challenge the way things have always been done in our field. CAMRIS' clients include U.S. government agencies and multilateral and private organizations. Our core practice areas include public health, agriculture and food security, economic development, education, environment, humanitarian assistance, democracy and governance, and medical research. For more information on CAMRIS International please visit www.camris.com. CAMRIS seeks a highly energetic and forward thinking Chief of Party for our USAID/Nepal Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning (MEL) Project. The MEL Project supports achievement of USAID/Nepal's Country Development Cooperation Strategy (CDCS) development objectives by assisting the Mission in planning, designing, conducting, disseminating and learning from more rigorous monitoring and evaluation of development activities. This includes designing and implementing both quantitative and qualitative evaluations and assessments, as well as providing expert analysis and technical assistance to USAID/Nepal's programs. The MEL project has three major components: Component 1: Support greater rigor and coherence in USAID/Nepal's M&E efforts. Component 2: Design and conduct analyses, evaluations, surveys, studies, and assessments Component 3: Support improved knowledge management. Responsibilities: The Chief of Party (COP) shall be responsible for providing strategic, technical, and operations leadership for MEL Project, while working closely with MEL project and CAMRIS headquarters staff. The COP shall collaborate with USAID/Nepal's Program Office, expanded M&E team, Development Objective Teams, and other COPs managing USAID projects to ensure that the MEL support is meaningful and useful to the Mission and partners. The COP is responsible for ensuring the quality of all technical work under this contract. S/he must be able to oversee performance and impact evaluations, monitoring support, and capacity building activities, ensuring that every deliverable exceeds client expectations. • Provide leadership on the project by proactively engaging USAID, partners, and MEL team members to provide useful M&E support. This involves deep collaboration with the Mission and partners to identify, design, and implement high quality M&E support. • Identify adjustments in scope and operations to ensure that the project adapts to changes in need and context. • Quality assurance and responsiveness on all aspects of the MEL lifecycle including design, data collection, analysis, reporting, and learning. • Serve as the primary point of contact to USAID Contracting Officer's Representative and Contracting Officer. • Ensure timely submission of all deliverables. • Supervise and empower all technical and administrative staff on the project. • Collaborate closely with CAMRIS headquarters technical and operations staff. • Champion the use of CAMRIS' systems and processes, and identify adjustments as needed. • Represent the Nepal MEL team at local, regional and international meetings, as required. QUALIFICATIONS: • An advanced degree (PhD preferred) in a field relevant to M&E of USAID/Nepal activities such as economics, public policy, international relations, statistics, political science, health, education, agriculture, etc. • Minimum of 10 years of leadership experience focused on MEL activities for international development projects. This includes past experience as team lead on complex performance and/or impact evaluations. • Program implementation experience a plus. • Demonstrated capacity in evaluation good practice, including utilization focused evaluation, participatory approaches to evaluation, and evaluation ethics. • Subject matter expertise in democracy and governance, agriculture, early grade education and/or public health a plus. • Deep experience developing useful and feasible indicators/measures and associated data collection/analysis strategies for both monitoring and evaluation activities. • Deep M&E methods experience, (including sampling strategies), and demonstrated capacity to oversee quantitative and qualitative analysis. • Past experience leading data quality assessments. • Must be able to quickly and effectively assemble and manage interdisciplinary, multicultural and gender balanced teams. • Past experience identifying and implementing knowledge management systems to foster learning. • Demonstrated knowledge of United States Government rules, regulations, policies, and procedures as they relate to project and program compliance and reporting.
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FRENCH SPEAKING POLIO CONSULTANT CONAKRY, GUINEA

McKing Consulting Corporation (McKing) is a veteran-owned professional services corporation offering innovative management consulting support to the Federal and state government and non-profit organizations. McKing operates full service project offices in Atlanta, Georgia, and Rockville, Maryland. McKing with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is seeking to identify a French Speaking Polio consultant for an assignment in Conakry, Guinea. The polio consultant will provide technical assistance in coordination with the Ministry of Health, district health officials, WHO and UNICEF. Duties will include: • 60% - Support the planning and implementation of outbreak response immunization activities in Siguri and Kankan Districts of Kankan Province, including microplanning revision, vaccinators and supervisor selection and training, social mobilization planning and implementation • 10% - Provide independent monitoring reports to the National and Provincial polio program teams on observations from the field, with recommendations for strengthening outbreak response, during supplementary immunization activities March- June 2016; • 15% - Support district and provincial officials in Kankan province to strengthen active case surveillance as requested by assistance in training of district surveillance officials, data collection and review, and spot checks at facility level for evidence of active case surveillance; • 15% - Provide technical assistance to the implementation of the national plan to successfully switch from tOPV use to bOPV use in the routine immunization program by the end of April 2016, including support to finalization of tOPV stock inventory at district and provincial level, training for vaccine management and disposal, and data collection. Additional Information: • The consultant will be based in Conakry, Guinea from start of assignment through December 2016 with frequent travel to Siguri and Kankan districts. • Only candidates fluent in writing and speaking French will be considered. • Candidates must have prior experience supporting Polio. To apply, please submit a CV/ resume and cover letter to tcharles- rennie@mcking.com. McKing Consulting Corporation is an equal employment employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.
******************************* ADVISOR, EPIDEMIC-PRONE DISEASES EPIDEMIOLOGY WASHINGTON, DC
The World Health Organization seeks an Advisor, Epidemic-prone Diseases Epidemiology (P-4) in Washington, DC. Duties: Provide technical, managerial and policy advice to strengthen countries capacities to detect, assess, report and respond to acute public health events, especially epidemic prone diseases. Formulate and recommend policies and strategies to countries for strengthening epidemic diseases surveillance; coordinate the development, implementation and analysis of surveillance systems. REQUIRES: A university degree in a health related profession and a master's degree in epidemiology, public health, infectious diseases or a related field from a recognized institution. Nine years of combined national and international experience in the area of public health in programs involving the control and prevention of infectious diseases, and in the application of epidemiological principles and methods to disease surveillance, health care planning, health promotion, training and/or research; including supervisory, administrative, advisory and research experience. Please visit WHO's e- Recruitment website at: www.who.int/employment. Reference the Appropriate Vacancy No. Closing date: 3/24/16. Vacancy no: PAHO/16/FT143
****************************** WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST CRYSTAL CITY, VA
IntraHealth is seeking a Workforce Development Specialist to work on the USAID- funded Global Health Supply Chain project. The Specialist would provide the effective transfer of skills, knowledge and technology for improved and sustained performance through technical assistance. S/he will conduct the coordination with relevant stakeholders in the provision of assistance to build the capacity and capabilities of national systems. Along with relevant global and national-level stakeholders, s/he will identify and select strategies for building human resource capacity while considering the context for the capacity development, including all other initiatives. S/he will also identify short-term technical assistance needs and find ways of meeting these, and monitor and report on short-term technical assistance assignments. International travel, approximately 30% of the time. REQUIRMENTS: Master's Degree in public health, health policy, supply chain management, instructional design, or a related field 6+ years' experience in conducting the design, development, and evaluation of training approaches, curricula, courses, and products to build the capacity of individuals in a wide variety of health logistics and health commodities fields Experience in implementing projects focused on health systems strengthening, capacity building of local governments, and supply chain management. Experience facilitating country, regional, and global coordination of planning and implementation of activities. Fluent in written and spoken English. Fluency in Spanish and/or French preferred. For more information: http://www.intrahealth.org/section/careers or apply online at https://goo.gl/i1ulG4
****************************** INFORMATION SYSTEMS (HIS) ADVISOR - TECHNICAL ADVISOR II/III ARLINGTON, VA
Assignment: Two Year Fellowship | GHFP-II-P5-193 .The Global Health Fellows Program (GHFP-II) is a five year cooperative agreement implemented and managed by the Public Health Institute in partnership with Global Health Corps, GlobeMed, Management Systems International and PYXERA Global. GHFP-II is supported by the US Agency for International Development (USAID). The Health Information Systems (HIS) Advisor (Advisor) will be a member of the Health Informatics Team in the Strategic Information, Evaluation and Informatics (SIEI) Division in the Office of HIV/AIDS within USAID's Bureau for Global Health. Broad responsibilities will include providing technical guidance to USAID, interagency partners, Ministries of Health, and implementing partners in the design, development, improvement, and maintenance of information systems that strengthen health service quality, effectiveness, and efficiency. The Advisor will work closely with and receive technical guidance from the SIEI Division Chief as his/her onsite manager. REQUIRED: Master's degree or higher in Computer Sciences, Management Information Systems (MIS), public health or a related social science field. Extensive knowledge and experience in federal information systems development, such as the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA), Office of Management and Budget (OMB), National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Clinger-Cohen, FedRamp, among others. Extensive knowledge of health information technology and public health IT standards including, semantic, exchange, privacy/security, etc. and applications, including EMRs, laboratory information systems (LIS), DHIS, HIE, and others. Demonstrated experience managing the full software development life-cycle of mid- to large-sized projects (i.e. crossing multiple program areas and conflicting needs; requiring integration of multiple non-standardized applications or business processes; and requiring complex reporting and communication at the agency and executive level) with minimal supervision. Extensive knowledge and experience with applying general software development lifecycle (SDLC) and project management best practices methodologies, i.e. Agile, PRINCE2, RUP, etc. Proven experience with managing the development or sourcing of health information systems that are currently in use. Proven ability to oversee the design or modification of sophisticated computer applications to meet data collection and reporting requirements. Substantial knowledge and experience with common relational databases, i.e. SQL, MySQL, Oracle, etc., and a good understanding of extracting, transferring and transforming data (ETL). Active user and proponent of Open Source solutions. Proven ability to develop rapport and effective working relationships with USG, host ministry, national and international working partners at all levels, local organizations, and other program partners, highly desirable. Technical expertise with health information system/information technology (HIS/IT) and results oriented analysis. Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is preferred. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to travel internationally. US citizenship required. In addition to the above, the position requires the following at each level: TECHNICAL ADVISOR II- 5 years' experience in public health informatics or in software project management including designing, developing, implementing, and maintaining health information systems in large-scale program activities, with at least two (2) years' experience in an international or resource challenged setting. SENIOR TECHNICAL ADVISOR III - 10 years' experience in project management including designing, developing, implementing, and maintaining health information systems in large-scale program activities, with at least three (3-5) years' experience in an international or resource challenged setting. TO APPLY : All applicants are required to apply for this position through GHFP-II's online recruitment system at https://www.ghfp.net/recruitment/, which allows you to store your CV, profile and bio data form in our database. A separate cover letter describing your qualifications and experience, interest and familiarity with issues relating to this position, and how this position relates to your career goals is required for each application. All online applications must be submitted by April 5, 2016 by 5:00 pm Eastern time.
****************************** TECHNICAL OFFICER III WASHINGTON, DC
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Technical Officer III. This candidate will support FHI 360's work in Botswana. Knowledge of and experience with HIV care and treatment programs is mandatory. The candidate will support all aspects of the work in Botswana, including providing technical expertise, fiscal oversight, and report writing. Strong project management skills and attention to detail are required. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree or its International Equivalent - Economics, Education, Environment, Health, Human Development, Information Science, International Development, Social Sciences or Related Field. Typically requires 8+ years of managing data collection and technical assistance experience. Proficiency with database management software and on-line search tools required. Has sensitivity to cultural diversity and understanding of the political, contextual, and ethical issues in assigned areas. Articulate and professional and able to communicate in a clear, positive fashion with clients and staff. Must be able to read, write, and speak fluent English. Prior work experience in a non-governmental organization (NGO), government agency, or private company. To apply: https://jobs- fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16701/technical-officer-iii/job
****************************** RESEARCH ASSOCIATE II DURHAM, NC
FHI 360,s a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Research Associate. The ideal candidate will have experience in conducting research with adolescents and young people and/or expertise in maternal, newborn, and child health. Familarity with NIH-related research would be preferred. Attention to detail is required. QUALIFICATIONS: Master's Degree or its International Equivalent - Knowledge/Information Services, Communications, Education, Environment, Health, Behavioral, Life/Social Sciences International Development, Human Development or Related Field. Typically requires 5-8 years of research or evaluation experience with manuscripts, and study implementation. Excellent writing skills required. Experience writing proposals. Proficiency in Microsoft Office. spreadsheets, analytical software and other technology required. Articulate, professional and able to communicate in a clear, positive fashion with clients and staff. Must be able to read, write and speak fluent English. Related prior work experience preferred. To apply: https://jobs- fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16735/research-associate-ii/job
****************************** PROJECT ADVISOR, STRENGTHENING INTEGRATED DELIVERY OF HIV/AIDS SERVICES ABUJA, NIGERIA
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Project Advisor, Strengthening Integrated Delivery of HIV/AIDS Services (SIDHAS) The SIDHAS project is a five-year PEPFAR program that aims to provide high quality HIV/AIDS services, and to build the capacity of the public and private sectors in Nigeria in order to provide these services in a sustainable manner. The SIDHAS project is funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). As part of the Strengthening Integrated Delivery of HIV/AIDS Services (SIDHAS) Senior Team, the Project Advisor performs a wide variety of complex programmatic, technical, and communication/reporting functions. Duties will include coordinating and finalizing a variety of administrative and operational reports; participating in the development, implementation, and documentation of administrative policies, procedures, and programs. A primary responsibility will be serving as a liaison with USAID and other external stakeholders. As part of this role, the Advisor will have frequent communication with SIDHAS departments and staff, sub-awardees and relevant outside agencies, as well as FHI360 HQ. The Project Advisor reports directly to the SIDHAS Chief of Party. QUALIFICATIONS: Master's Degree or its international equivalent in Health, Behavioral, Life/Social Sciences, International Development, Human Development or a related field. 11+ years of experience in a specialized technical/medical field of study. Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of complex international public health programs. Knowledge of policies, rules and regulations of major donors, including USAID. Demonstrated ability to analyze problems, identify alternative solutions, project consequences of proposed actions and implement recommendations in support of goals. Proven ability to communication effectively, both in writing and orally; demonstrated ability to independently prepare reports, briefings, correspondence and memoranda. Demonstrated experience in the preparation of a variety of programmatic, administrative and financial reports. Ability to work independently to meet deadlines under steady pressure and multiple priorities. Exercises good judgment and maintains confidentiality in maintaining critical and sensitive information, records, and reports. Demonstrated ability in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work. Demonstrated competence in the operation and use modern office equipment including a computer and various software packages. Demonstrated experience in performing responsible and difficult organizational and office management and administrative functions showing independent judgment and personal initiative. Sensitivity to cultural differences and understanding of the political and ethical issues surrounding HIV infection. Ability to manage projects, consultants, set realistic priorities, and plan for the successful implementation of activities. Ability to travel in Nigeria up to 25%. To apply: https://jobs-fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16713/project-advisor%2c-strengthening-in tegrated-delivery-of-hiv-aids-services-%28sidhas%29/job
****************************** DIRECTOR, PREVENTION, CARE & TREATMENT ABUJA, NIGERIA
FHI 360,s a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Director, Prevention, Care & Treatment to provide technical and management leadership in HIV prevention, care and treatment, TB and Integrated Medical Services and develop technical strategies and oversee their design and implementation for FHI 360 Nigeria programs ensuring the appropriate application of theory and best practice to the design and implementation of public health interventions. QUALIFICATIONS: MBBS/MD/PHD or similar degree with ten years professional public health experience including at least five years specialized experience in HIV/AIDS care in developing country settings plus at least four years management experience. Experience must reflect the knowledge, skills and abilities listed above. Possession of an MPH is required. Familiarity with Nigerian public sector health systems, international donor organizations, NGOs and CBOs is required. Demonstrated success in multicultural environments is required. To apply: https://jobs- fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16707/director%2c-prevention%2c-care-%26- treatment/job
****************************** TECHNICAL ADVISOR I ACCRA, GHANA OR WASHINGTON, DC
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Technical Advisor I / Clinical Advisor to provide technical and scientific leadership to those designing and implementing technical strategies, programs or tools in the clinical management of HIV/AIDS. Provides technical advice based upon expertise and knowledge of evidence- based methods and strategies, current practice, and established operational and research standards to ensure quality and rigorous design. Builds capacity in country-level, regional or global program staff. Assesses current technical, scientific, managerial and operational efficiencies at the program, regional, or global levels as appropriate. May be required to coordinate and work with a diverse group of organizations, such as; the Ministry of Health, district health staff, international and national development partner organizations, and the USAID mission in order to complete work. QUALIFICATIONS: MD is required. Master's of Public Health (MPH) or other Master's Degree in relevant field is desired. 8-10 Years of relevant experience in management and technical guidance of large public health projects and/or programs. Solid knowledge of standards for HIV Clinical Care, operational processes and procedures. , work and task flow. Has ability to manage projects, set realistic priorities, and plan for the successful implementation of activities. Proficient writing and verbal communication skills. Familiarity with PEPFAR programs in Sub-Saharan Africa is strongly desired. Relevant computer software skills (including, at a minimum, the standard applications in MS Office). Must be able to read, write and speak fluent English; fluency in French or Portuguese desirable. Experience in specialized technical/medical field of study. Travel Requirements: 20% - 35%. To apply: https://jobs-fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16528/technical-advisor-i/job
****************************** TECHNICAL OFFICER, COMMUNITY-BASED FAMILY PLANNING WASHINGTON, DC
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Technical Advisor, Community-based family planning. Description: The provision of contraception to women seeking to forgo or delay childbearing is a key strategy to reduce maternal, child, and newborn mortality. Community-based family planning (CBFP) and the integration in contraceptive services into maternal and child health and non-health programs is critical to expanding access to contraception. Complications of pregnancy and child birth are the leading cause of death among adolescents in low and middle income countries, make this group a priority for these efforts. The primary responsibility of this position is to advance FHI 360 CBFP and FP integration portfolio by: 1) providing technical assistance to Ministries of Health, collaborative agencies with in-country implementers in low and middle income countries ; 2) conducting in-country assessments to determine programmatic and research needs; 3) drafting/reviewing/ updating technical guidance documents including service delivery guidelines, job aids, and curricula; 4) preparing for and facilitating workshops 5) synthesizing programmatic experiences and assessment results, presenting at domestic and global conferences and publishing manuscripts as appropriate 5) providing global scientific leadership by staying current of evolving technical standards, guidelines, program developments, and new research findings; 6) coordinating work with implementers and funders at the global, regional, and local level: and 7) participating in proposal development efforts and protocol development of new research studies. QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree or its international equivalent in Health, Behavioral, Life/Social Sciences, International Development, Human Development or a related field. A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in management of large projects and/or programs In-depth knowledge of family planning and community-based programs. Knowledge of other reproductive health topics, including maternal and newborn health, HIV, reproductive health, malaria, and tuberculosis. Youth expertise, desired. Demonstrated ability to work with multiple stakeholders. Has ability to manage projects, set realistic priorities, and plan for the successful implementation of activities. Excellent writing and verbal communication skills. Positive attitude and can communicate with staff and clients in an articulate and professional manner. Excellent analytic and problem solving skills. French language fluency is required. Needs minimal supervision, can manage high volume work flow. Ability to travel up to 25%. To apply: https://jobs- fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16651/technical-officer%2c-community-base d-family- planning/job
****************************** CHIEF OF PARTY, STRENGTHENING INTEGRATED DELIVERY OF HIV/AIDS SERVICES ABUJA, NIGERIA
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Chief of Party, Strengthening Integrated Delivery of HIV/AIDS Services (SIDHAS). The Chief of Party (COP) leads the project and is responsible for achieving the project's vision and strategy, directing the project technical team, and managing critical relationships with national and international partners and other key stakeholders. The COP has overall programmatic and fiscal responsibility for the project, including achieving project results, effectively communicating accomplishments, making financial reports, and ensuring compliance with all US government and the organization's regulations. QUALIFICATIONS: Master's Degree or its International Equivalent - Knowledge/Information Services, Communications, Education, Environment, Health, Behavioral, Life/Social Sciences International Development, Human Development or Related Field. Typically requires a minimum of 15+ years with project management experience. Typically requires a minimum of 5+ years of Chief of Party experience on government funded sector and/or value chain development projects. Demonstrated experience in multi-sector project management and implementation. Demonstrated strategic planning, staff development and capacity building experience. Demonstrated experience in leading and managing complex projects that are strategic in nature and national/international in scope. Excellent management, communication, and organization skills are required. Must be able to read, write, and speak fluent English; fluent in host country language. Experience operating in insecure environments. Experience working in a non-governmental organization (NGO).Experience working in Sub-Saharan Africa, with an emphasis on West Africa preferred. To apply: https://jobs- fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16712/chief-of-party%2c-strengthening-int egrated-delivery-of- hiv-aids-services-%28sidhas%29/job
****************************** SENIOR REGIONAL TECHNICAL ADVISOR FOR THE EASTERN CARIBBEAN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO-ANY
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Senior Regional Technical Advisor, Eastern Caribbean (Trinidad and Tobago, Suriname, Bahamas, Barbados), for the USAID-funded project, Linkages Across the Continuum of HIV Services for Key Populations Affected by HIV (LINKAGES), under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) program. LINKAGES is implemented by FHI 360 in partnership with Pact, IntraHealth International and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and conducts a range of activities to reduce HIV transmission among key populations (KP) - sex workers, men who have sex with men, transgender persons and people who inject drugs - and improve their enrollment and retention in care and treatment across the HIV cascade. LINKAGES will accelerate the ability of governments, key population leaders, organizations working with key populations, and private-sector providers to plan and implement services that reduce! HIV transmission among key populations and their sexual partners and extend the lives of those already living with HIV. The key elements of the FHI 360-led team's strategic and technical approach are: Identifying key populations and locales and comprehensively assessing risk, Diagnosing "leaks" and revealing access barriers within the HIV services cascade, Scaling up "what works" while innovating to ensure the most strategic use of resources and access to newly emerging technologies, Addressing structural barriers and transforming local KP organizations, Ensuring interventions are sustainable over the long term, and Supporting the mainstreaming of human rights, gender and competency and capacity development. QUALIFICATIONS: Masters level degree in Public Health (preferred) or related field or equivalent. At least 8 years of demonstrated key population group technical expertise, with substantial HIV prevention, care, and treatment experience with female sex workers, and/or men who have sex with men, and transgender individuals. At least 8 years of demonstrated excellence in a senior level technical advisor and leadership position, preferably in an international development context and working with key population groups. Excellent oral and written communication skills in English (and Dutch language skills preferred). Previous experience in Eastern Caribbean is strongly preferred. Proven skills in the implementation of HIV prevention, care, and treatment projects for female sex workers, and/or men who have sex with men, and transgender persons in the Eastern Caribbean or other countries in the region. Knowledge of processes for developing and implementing HIV prevention, care, and treatment programs with key population groups in the Eastern Caribbean. Understands the HIV-related needs of key population groups in Eastern Caribbean, including female sex workers, men who have sex with men, and transgender individuals and has worked to support and implement activities to reduce stigma and discrimination. Design, implementation, and management of HIV public health/international development programs funded by USAID. Proven skills in mentoring, leadership and networking. Sensitivity to cultural differences and understanding of the political and ethical issues surrounding public health issues among key populations in Eastern Caribbean. Ability to manage and complete numerous tasks with a high degree of organization and limited resources. Experience working with civil society organizations to plan and implement HIV and/or health-related activities. Experience of proactively identifying risk, addressing issues and appropriately communicating these to the project staff and USAID. Experience of establishing strong working relationships with colleagues from different organizations and cultures. Experience identifying, designing and brokering public-private partnerships. Ability to meet deadlines with strong attention to consistency, detail, and quality. Ability to travel within country or region and internationally if needed. To apply: https://jobs- fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16597/senior-regional-technical-advisor-f or-the-eastern- caribbean/job
****************************** DIRECTOR, HEALTHY ATHLETES WASHINGTON, DC
The Director of Healthy Athletes oversees all event-based and year-round programming in the 7 "disciplines" making up the global Special Olympics Healthy Athletes program. Healthy Athletes provides health exams, education, services, and care at no charge to Special Olympics athletes. To date, Healthy Athletes has provided 1.5 million exams to athletes in 127 countries. This position oversees a team of staff, consultants, and a global network of health professional volunteers in implementing event-based and year- round programming in Health Promotion (healthy lifestyles), MedFest (pre- participation sports physicals), FUNfitness (physical therapy assessment and education), Special Smiles (oral health and hygiene), Special Olympics Lions Clubs International Opening Eyes (vision), Healthy Hearing (audiology), and Fit Feet (podiatry). This position is responsible for planning, execution, evaluation, quality improvement, and partnership development. To view the full job description and/or to apply online, please visit this link: https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit2/?id=15099931&t=1
****************************** SENIOR DIRECTOR, GLOBAL HEALTHY PROGRAMS WASHINGTON DC
The Senior Director, Health Programs leads a team of approximately 30 staff and consultants in planning and implementing all ongoing health programming, including Healthy Athletes, Healthy Communities, World Games health programming, and other activities. In 2014, this included 922 Healthy Athletes events, 22 Programs engaged in Healthy Communities projects, and an annual budget of approximately $7M in cash and $18M in value-in-kind donations. To view the full job description and/or to apply online, please visit this link: https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=15127461
****************************** REGIONAL PROGRAM ASSISTANT - EASTERN CARIBBEAN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO-ANY
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Regional Program Assistant - Eastern Caribbean. The Administrative Assistant will provide administrative, programmatic and logistical support duties to the LINKAGES/Eastern Caribbean program and will serve as a resource for administrative and operational assistance. S/he will prepare documents; compile records; organizing and maintain files; post information. S/he will also collect and verify data and will summarize and reconcile information in support of LINKAGES activities and other programs as needed. This position will oversee the administrative needs of the LINKAGES programs in each of the four Eastern Caribbean countries, including significant coordination with program staff based in Trinidad & Tobago and Suriname and sub- granted community based organizations in each country. QUALIFICATIONS: Associate's Degree or its International Equivalent - Knowledge/Information Services, Communications, Education, Health, Behavioral, Life/Social Sciences International Development, Human Development or Related Field. Bachelor's Degree preferred. 1-2 years of experience in international development or program backstopping. Interest and experience in technology for development, mobile financial services, and real time data. Strong oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office suite software. Prior work experience in a non- governmental organization (NGO) or other professional office setting. Articulate and professional and able to communicate in a clear, positive fashion with partners and staff. Energetic and collaborative team player. Ability to speak a foreign language preferred. To apply: https://jobs-fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16668/regional-program-assistant---easter n- caribbean/job
****************************** *LECTURER - INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
The Sydney School of Public Health is seeking to appoint a Lecturer with broad global health knowledge to teach into the Master of International Public Health and to conduct relevant research in developing countries. Great opportunity to join one of Australia's leading public health schools. Develop your teaching and research profile in international public health. Full-time fixed term for three years, remuneration package: AU$114K-$135K which includes base salary AU$96K-$114Kp.a., leave loading and up to 17% superannuation. The University of Sydney is Australia's first university and has an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. It employs over 7500 permanent staff, supporting over 52,000 students. The Sydney School of Public Health comprises a network of individuals, research groups and centres that offer a wide range of educational and research opportunities in a variety of public health associated areas of study. There are 1000 students enrolled in post-graduate coursework degrees and over 200 PhD students. One of the largest programs offered by the School is the Master of International Public Health. International public health is concerned with public health in low- and middle-income countries. Our staff have extensive experience working in many countries in Asia and Africa, including Bangladesh, China, India, Kenya, Myanmar, Tanzania and Uganda. The Master of International Public Health covers control of communicable and non- communicable diseases and maternal and child health, all underpinned by the principles of quantitative and qualitative research methods, project management, health policy and health systems strengthening. We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer with broad global health knowledge to teach into the Master of International Public Health and to conduct relevant research in developing countries. In this role you will: •teach into the Master of International Public Health, including taking on unit of study co-ordination responsibilities and providing support to other unit co-ordinators; •teach into other teaching programs in the School that are related to your skills and experience; •develop and conduct relevant research projects in developing countries, and produce and contribute to research publications, presentations and grant applications; •develop and maintain linkages with organisations (including development agencies) working in international public health. To succeed in this role you will have: •a PhD (or be close to completion of a PhD) in an area relevant to international public health; •research experience in international public health in developing countries; •demonstrated ability to develop and lead a research project; •a track record in peer reviewed publications; •coursework teaching experience at postgraduate level in international public health; •experience with unit of study or course coordination (desirable); •experience working in public health in developing countries; •demonstrated broad global health knowledge; •a post-graduate coursework degree in public health (e.g. MPH) (desirable); •excellent communication and time management skills and demonstrated ability to work with and across collaborative teaching and research teams. All applications must be submitted via the University of Sydney careers website. Visit sydney.edu.au/recruitment and search by reference number 2469/1115 for more information and to apply. CLOSING DATE: 11pm 29 March 2016. The University is an equal opportunity employer committed to equity, diversity and social inclusion. Applications from equity target groups, including women and people with disabilities are encouraged. As the University of Sydney has established a scheme to increase the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff employed across the institution, applications from people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are also encouraged. The University reserves the right not to proceed with any appointment.
******************************* *SENIOR MEDICAL OFFICER THE HAGUE, THE NETHERLANDS
The International Court of Justice is seeking a Senior Medical Officer (P-5) in The Hague. Duties: Undertakes day-to-day clinical duties, e.g., walk-in clinic, emergencies, pre-treatment and periodic medical examinations, immunizations, etc. Refers staff to outside specialists as necessary. Follows up with outside specialists. REQUIRES: Doctorate (MD) or equivalent in medicine, including residency in one of the medical specialties, preferably occupational medicine. A minimum of ten years of progressively responsible clinical experience. Proven and sustained communication (verbal and written) skills, including the ability to prepare reports, articulating options clearly and concisely and making recommendations. Ability to develop and maintain effective work relationships, both as a team member and team leader in a multilingual and multicultural environment. Good knowledge of the Dutch health system and capacity to liaise with the organizations concerned; previous experience in international organizations would be an asset. Proficiency in English and/or French and very good working knowledge of the other language; knowledge of Dutch would be an asset. TO APPLY: applicants are requested to send a duly completed United Nations Personal History Form and a supporting letter for the attention of the Registrar. Clearly indicate the title and number of the vacancy concerned. All applications should be sent to: Registrar, International Court of Justice, Peace Palace, 2517 KJ The Hague, Netherlands, Fax No: + 31-70-364 99 28, Email: recrutement-recruitment@icj-cij.org. Closing date: 3/30/16. Vacancy no: 2016/2
****************************** *ADVISOR, HUMAN RESOURCES FOR HEALTH BRASILIA, BRAZIL
The World Health Organization has posted an opening for an Advisor, Human Resources for Health (P-4) in Brasilia, Brazil. Duties: Provide advice and design technical cooperation strategies to strengthen capacities in the development, implementation and evaluation of human resources for health (HRH) policies, and plans, including research about labor markets and the impact on working conditions for personnel working in health; promote adequate legal and regulatory frameworks. REQUIRES: A university degree in one of the health, social, or management sciences and a master's degree in public health, health systems/ services administration or education sciences from a recognized university. Nine years of combined national and international experience in areas related to health system development, human resources, planning and policies; development of systems and strategies to improve the competencies of health personnel and the strengthening of related institutional capacities. Please visit WHO's e-Recruitment website at: www.who.int/employment. Reference the Appropriate Vacancy No. Closing date: 3/22/16. Vacancy no: PAHO/16/FT138
****************************** *FAMILY PLANNING SPECIALISTS, EVALUATION OF FAMILY PLANNING AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH PAKISTAN
Only citizens of Pakistan are eligible for this position. MSI, a Washington, DC metro area international development firm with a 35-year history of delivering development results across the world, seeks a Family Planning Specialist to participate in a mid-term performance evaluation of the USAID/Pakistan Family Planning and Reproductive Health (FP/RH) project. The FP/RH is a five-year cooperative agreement awarded in 2013 and implemented by the Marie Stopes Society (MSS) in partnership with the Health and Nutrition Development Society (HANDS), Creative Social Marketing Pakistan Ltd. (CSM) and Marie Stopes International. The project aims to improve family planning and reproductive health services in the targeted areas. The evaluation will produce conclusions and recommendations that will help USAID/Pakistan and the implementing partner improve effectiveness and efficiency in the remaining years of the project. The evaluation will also identify innovations, best practices, poor performing activities, and lessons learned to guide the design of future similar programs. The assignment is expected to require about 42 days of work, approximately half of which would be in field areas of Sindh. Qualifications: A Master's degree in public health, social sciences, or a related field. Demonstrated expertise in the field of family planning and reproductive health. At least seven (7) years of experience designing, implementing, and/or evaluating public health, family planning and reproductive health and/or maternal and child health care projects in Pakistan. Experience in Sindh preferred. Familiarity with USAID and USAID evaluation policy. Excellent analytical and personal communication skills. Excellent English writing skills. Deadline: April 1, 2106. To apply: Please visit our website, www.msiworldwide.com
****************************** WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
The World Health Organization seeks candidates for the following positions. Please visit WHO's e-Recruitment website at: www.who.int/employment. Reference the Appropriate Vacancy No.
*ADVISOR, HUMAN RESOURCES FOR HEALTH BRASILIA, BRAZIL
An Advisor, Human Resources for Health (P-4) is sought in Brasilia, Brazil. Duties: Provide advice and design technical cooperation strategies to strengthen capacities in the development, implementation and evaluation of human resources for health (HRH) policies, and plans, including research about labor markets and the impact on working conditions for personnel working in health; promote adequate legal and regulatory frameworks. REQUIRES: A university degree in one of the health, social, or management sciences and a master's degree in public health, health systems/ services administration or education sciences from a recognized university. Nine years of combined national and international experience in areas related to health system development, human resources, planning and policies; development of systems and strategies to improve the competencies of health personnel and the strengthening of related institutional capacities. Closing date: 3/22/16. Vacancy no: PAHO/16/FT138
*TECHNICAL OFFICER SUVA, FIJI
A Technical Officer is sought in Suva. Duties: Provides technical support in strengthening the capacity of countries and areas in the development and implementation of comprehensive, population-based noncommunicable disease prevention programmes, with focus on specific risk factor reduction, in collaboration with Member States and in accordance with WHO action plans for NCD. Assist WHO country offices and national counterparts in the further implementation and utilization of WHO best buys, and the Package of Essential NCD interventions (PEN). REQUIRES: University Degree in Medicine, Nursing or in a relevant health-related field from a recognized university. Minimum of 5 years in Public Health and/or NCD, including experience at international level. Closing date: 3/21/16. Vacancy no: WPRO/16/FT133
****************************** *INTERNATIONAL HEALTH ECONOMIST VIETNAM
MSI, a Washington, DC metro area international development firm with a 35-year history of delivering development results across the world, seeks an International Health Economist/Economist, Evaluation of the USAID/Vietnam "Community Links Program Activity," "Vietnam Monitoring and Survey Services (VEMSS) Project," Responsibilities: Conduct desk review of existing documents (program descriptions, annual work plans and reports, etc.); Develop the technical protocol for the costing exercise, and data collection tools (proven best practices or sound methods should be used); Prepare the presentation summarizing proposed methods, and present to USAID/Vietnam mission; Develop the field data collection plan , in coordination with the overall evaluation work plan; Conduct and oversee fieldwork process, including data collection and stakeholder meetings and interviews; Perform data analysis; Develop a presentation on key findings, and draft report; Review comment/inputs from USAID staff and related stakeholders, and finalize the cost component report. QUALIFICATIONS: Master's Degree or PhD level, or equivalent qualification, in a relevant discipline (i.e. Economics). Degree in health economics is preferred. Demonstrated 10 years' experience in conducting cost analysis for development programs- experience in costing of public health programs is preferred. Excellent personal communication and English writing skills. Ability to produce quality work under pressure and to tight deadlines. Experience working in complex environments. To apply: Please visit our website, www.msiworldwide.com
****************************** *SOCIAL AND BEHAVIOR CHANGE COMMUNICATION ADVISOR ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) Advisor to develop SBCC strategies and training materials, and conduct trainings that promote consistent nutrition/consumption behaviors for the anticipated Growth through Nutrition Activity. The incumbent will improve nutrition, WASH, and agriculture-related practices through innovative SBCC strategies that sustainably bring about positive behavior change. The SBCC Advisor work at the national, regional, and woreda levels with government and private sector businesses to incorporate appropriate nutrition objectives and indicators into agricultural production programs. He/she will provides global scientific leadership by staying current of evolving technical standards, guidelines, and program developments in area of expertise. QUALIFICATIONS: Masters degree in health communications, public health management, social sciences, international development, or a related field. S/he has at least 7 years of experience in relevant areas. Knowledge and experience in health education and behavioral change communication is required. A minimum of 5 years experience of leadership and management of relevant projects. Experience in developing and implementing a behavioral change communication strategy, focusing on creating demand for community and facility-based health services. Experience in designing and implementing at least two health (Nutrition, Water/Sanitation, RMNCH and/or livelihoods) projects that include a strong behavior change communication component. Guiding and providing technical assistance to project/host country government staffs working on Social Behavioral Change Communications projects. Experience in developing behavioral change communication tools and materials. Experience in monitoring and evaluation of health projects and implementation research experience. To apply: https://jobs-fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16672/social-and-behavior- change-communication-%28sbcc%29-advisor/job
****************************** *NUTRITION ADVISOR ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Nutrition Advisor. to provide overall technical director for nutrition interventions under the anticipated Growth through Nutrition Activity. The Advisor will play the lead role in guiding the implementation of technically sound and innovative approaches, in close collaboration with Government of Ethiopia stakeholders, to increase optimal nutrition, WASH, and agriculture behaviors, improve the quality of nutrition services, build nutrition capacities of frontline health and agriculture works, strengthen nutrition competencies in agriculture and health teaching institutions, and strategically incorporate nutrition objective into multi-sector polices. The Nutrition Advisor will report to the Chief of Party and will closely coordinate activities with the WASH Advisor and Agriculture/Livelihood Advisor. QUALIFICATIONS: Masters (MSc) in Nutrition or related field, with an emphasis on community nutrition, public health nutrition, SBCC, or other relevant sub-specialty. Minimum of seven years (7) of experience designing and implementing multi-sector nutrition programs. Demonstrated significant expertise providing technical assistance to project/ host country government staff working on nutrition and SBCC activities. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with a wide range of partners with varying interests and priorities in the fields of nutrition, health agriculture, humanitarian assistance, resilience, and WASH. Prior experience in the Ethiopian nutrition sector desirable, preferably including experience with national and sub-national level coordination under the National Nutrition Program (NNP). Field experience in the prevention of malnutrition and under- nutrition and a strong understanding of nutrition and related policies, strategies and programs. Excellent inter-personal, communications and facilitation skills. In-depth understanding of the GOE structure at national, regional and local level. Travel Requirements: 10%-25%. To apply: https://jobs-fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16671/nutrition- advisor/job
****************************** *CHIEF OF PARTY MAPUTO, MOZAMBIQUE
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Chief of Party for an upcoming, USAID-funded comprehensive social and behavior change communication (SBCC) program. Availability of the position is contingent upon issuance of a USAID Request for Applications, and selection of final applicant is subject to USAID approval. The COP will provide overall vision and leadership for the project; develop annual work plans and ensure successful implementation; and assume technical and management responsibility for all project personnel, including consultants. He/she will be the primary liaison for the project with USAID, other donors and institutions, implementing partners, technical agencies and other stakeholders, ensuring alignment and harmonization with other programming where appropriate, including public / private sector partnerships. He/she will be responsible for the successful implementation of the project, including achievement of program targets; submission of all program deliverables to USAID; and identification and resolution of issues and risks related to program implementation. He/she will oversee the development and monitoring of work plans and budgets; ensure appropriate levels of technical assistance in program operations; and coordinate partner efforts in program implementation. He/ she will be ultimately responsible for award management, including compliance with FHI 360 and USAID policies and procedures for prime award management, sound financial monitoring and control and sub award management. QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree in public health or other related area, or bachelor's degree with at least five years additional relevant experience; 10+ years demonstrated experience in the design and monitoring of effective, evidence- based social and behavior change programming, including demonstrated experience with community-based and innovative methods; 5+ years of demonstrated experience in the management of a complex project; Demonstrated leadership success in: achieving project objectives, the use of community level and innovative approaches in SBCC or other related sectors. Demonstrated knowledge/experience of USAID policies, procedures and approaches related to program design/implementation, budgeting, monitoring and evaluation. Solid and up to date knowledge of current and emerging issues, strategies, and evidence in SBCC and HIV, family planning, malaria, gender and/or other health areas. Demonstrated capacity to build and maintain productive working relationships with a wide network of partners and stakeholders. Strong written and oral communication skills in English. To apply: https://jobs- fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16467/chief-of-party/job
****************************** *SENIOR NEGLECTED TROPICAL DISEASES ADVISOR, TECHNICAL ADVISOR ARLINGTON, VA
Position With: Infectious Disease Division, Office of Health, Infectious Diseases and Nutrition, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development. Assignment: Two Year Fellowship | GHFP-II-P5-191. The Senior Neglected Tropical Diseases Advisor (Senior Advisor) will serve on the NTD Team within the Infectious Diseases Division of the Office of Health, Infectious Diseases and Nutrition in the Bureau for Global Health. S/he will receive direction from the NTD Team Leader and will serve as a member of the NTD Team, working closely with NTD Team technical advisors and health staff in USAID regional bureaus and missions. The Senior Advisor will support the technical excellence of USAID programs by coordinating appropriate technical assistance to country-level programs and ensuring cross-learning between countries. The Senior Advisor will engage with USAID country missions and regional offices and other US Government agencies (USG) to ensure appropriate collaboration. The Senior Advisor will also participate in monitoring any constraints to implementation and identifying solutions. S/he will participate in global meetings focused on coalition building, donor coordination and advocacy. RESPONSIBILITIES: Providing appropriate technical assistance to USAID/ Washington and field-based programs for the review of grant applications, country- level work plans, and in support of NTD program implementation in USAID-supported countries. Providing technical assistance to Ministry of Health programs and implementing partners to ensure adherence to World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines in support of achieving the WHO 2020 disease specific targets. Country level technical assistance will be primarily for countries in Francophone Africa. Serving as the lead technical resource in one or more cross-cutting program areas, such as monitoring and evaluation, behavior change and communications, alternative financing mechanisms and/or expanding into new disease areas; Leading the evaluation and establishing guidance and best practices for the portfolio in the specified area(s). Liaising, participating and coordinating with other donor agencies, implementing partners, working groups and advocacy groups in global NTD coalition building and advocacy efforts. Developing and disseminating NTD communication materials (fact sheets and press releases)towards these efforts. Facilitating communication and coordination with USAID missions and partner agencies in implementing NTD activities to maximize resources and program progress. Liaising with other USAID regional and technical bureaus with investments that reinforce the USAID's NTD program goals and objectives to identify and develop coordinated efforts or initiatives that accelerate progress towards NTD control and/or elimination. Monitoring ongoing country-level activities under the NTD portfolio such as disease mapping, training, mass drug administration, surveillance and/or morbidity management, including travel to visit field activities. Participating in the planning, budgeting and reporting of results from the NTD portfolio. Preparing, presenting and disseminating materials, briefings, reports, etc. for colleagues, Bureau, Agency leadership, and other partners. Providing technical advice to USAID regional bureaus and missions involved in NTD. International and domestic travel approximately 30%. REQUIRED: Master's degree or higher in public health or a related social science field. Minimum ten (10) years' experience designing, implementing, and/or evaluating public health activities and programs and at least three (3)years' experience in an international or resource- challenged setting. Minimum of five (5) years working with NTD programming. Experience with coalition building and coordination across a diverse set of stakeholders atthe regional and/or global levels. Experience with program and sector wide monitoring and evaluation preferred. Demonstrated flexibility and openness in responding to changing work priorities and environment. Demonstrated organizational skills. Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills. Strong team and networking skills. Ability to work under pressure. Ability to travel internationally. Proficiency in French is required. US citizenship or US permanent residency required. TO APPLY: All applicants are required to apply for this position through GHFP-II's online recruitment system at https://www.ghfp.net/recruitment/, which allows you to store your CV, profile and bio data form in our database. A separate cover letter describing your qualifications and experience, interest and familiarity with issues relating to this position, and how this position relates to your career goals is required for each application. All online applications must be submitted by March 18, 2016 by 5:00 pm Eastern time.
****************************** *VP / DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS WASHINGTON DC
Do you believe that everyone deserves access to affordable, quality healthcare? Are you driven by creativity, bold ideas, and disruptive innovation? Are you inspired by exceptionally talented, diverse, impact-oriented colleagues? Do you thrive in a dynamic, high-growth, fast-paced environment? Then consider a job with ThinkWell. We are an emerging health systems development organization that is currently in a major growth phase. We are looking for an executive to provide technical vision and management to our overall portfolio. The ideal candidate brings proven program management experience, a strong understanding of health systems strengthening, and a solid global reputation. The candidate should have strong relationships with funding organizations to support ThinkWell's business development efforts. Most importantly, the candidate should be a 'builder'-- enthusiastic to shape the growth of a cutting-edge enterprise that represents the next generation of development assistance. This is a senior position, based in Washington DC, reporting to the CEO. In consultation with the CEO, s/he will be responsible for managing the overall technical direction and growth of ThinkWell. The incumbent will play a senior representational role with clients, partners, donors, and other stakeholders. View the full job description and apply through our website at: https://jobs-thinkwell.icims.com/jobs/1047/vice-president-director-of- programs/job
****************************** *HEALTH SYSTEMS / HEALTH FINANCING MANAGER WASHINGTON DC
Do you believe that everyone deserves access to affordable, quality healthcare? Are you driven by creativity, bold ideas, and disruptive innovation? Are you inspired by exceptionally talented, diverse, impact-oriented colleagues? Do you thrive in a dynamic, high-growth, fast-paced environment? Then consider a job with ThinkWell. We are an emerging health systems development organization that is currently in a major growth phase. We are looking for top talent to both manage health systems engagements as well as provide direct technical support to clients. The successful candidate will have hands-on design and implementation experience in multiple countries in areas such as: health financing policy and strategy, health purchasing mechanisms, and resource tracking and mobilization. The ideal candidate will have strong relationships with funding organizations and prime contractors to support ThinkWell's business development efforts. The incumbent should be prepared both to work independently on engagements, and at other times to be leading and managing a team. The candidate will understand how to remotely support field-based programs and staff, striking the balance between mentorship, technical assistance, and accountability. The candidate should be a 'builder'--enthusiastic to shape the growth of a cutting-edge enterprise. Please view the full job description and apply on our website at: https://jobs- thinkwell.icims.com/jobs/1034/health-systems-health-financing-manager/job
****************************** *HEALTH FINANCING ANALYST / SENIOR ANALYST WASHINGTON DC
Do you believe that everyone deserves access to affordable, quality healthcare? Are you driven by creativity, bold ideas, and disruptive innovation? Are you inspired by exceptionally talented, diverse, impact-oriented colleagues? Do you thrive in a dynamic, high-growth, fast-paced environment? Then consider a job with ThinkWell. We are an emerging health systems development organization that is currently in a major growth phase. We are looking for top talent to work on our global portfolio of health financing projects. The candidate should have hands-on design and implementation experience in multiple countries in areas such as: health financing policy and strategy health purchasing mechanisms, resource tracking and mobilization. The candidate should also expect to support ThinkWell's business development efforts by supporting proposal development. The incumbent should be prepared to both work solo on smaller engagements, as well as part of a team on larger ones. The ideal candidate will understand how to work effectively with field-based programs and staff who are located in remote locations. The ideal candidate should be a 'doer'-- enthusiastic to shape the growth of a cutting-edge enterprise. Please view the full job description and apply on our website at: https://jobs- thinkwell.icims.com/jobs/1049/health-financing-analyst-senior-analyst/job
****************************** *PROGRAM OFFICER BARBADOS AND BAHAMAS, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Program Officer. Responsibilities: The Program Officer provides technical assistance and support to programs. Collects, complies, and analyzes information relevant to programs. Provides administrative and project support, in addition to communication efforts related to program management and execution. Ensures compliance with internal and external regulations. Monitors budget for programs and develops monitoring system for reviewing project status. Ensures completion of program while adhering to budget, scope, and schedule requirements. Develops/ Reviews work plans, prepares presentations, and supports other related program objectives and deliverables. Suitably qualified candidates openly living with HIV and/or who are representative of the key populations affected by HIV are also actively encouraged to apply. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelors required and Master's Degree highly preferred in Knowledge/ Information Services, Communications, Education, Environment, Health, Behavioral, Life/Social Sciences International Development, Human Development or Related Field. Minimum of 5 + years' experience with program management, cross- cultural communications, US Government rules and regulations. Substantial experience using computerized information systems. Demonstrated experience working with key populations in Barbados. Articulate and professional and able to communicate in a clear, positive fashion with clients and staff. Must be able to read, write, and speak fluent English. Prior team lead experience preferred. Demonstrated leadership experience preferred. Strong knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures with program design. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent and demonstrated program and project management skills. Ability to influence and collaborate with others. Ability to analyze and interpret data, identify errors and prepare reports.Travel:50%. To apply: https://jobs-fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16637/program- officer---barbados-and-bahamas/job
****************************** *LINKAGES BEHAVIOR CHANGE AND COMMUNICATIONS ADVISOR COTE D'IVOIRE-ABIDJAN
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a LINKAGES Behavior Change and Communications Advisor to work on the USAID-funded project, Linkages Across the Continuum of HIV Services for Key Populations Affected by HIV (LINKAGES), under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) program. LINKAGES is implemented by FHI 360 in partnership with Pact, IntraHealth International and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and conducts a range of activities to reduce HIV transmission among key populations (KP) - sex workers, men who have sex with men, transgender persons and people who inject drugs - and improve their enrollment and retention in care and treatment across the HIV cascade. LINKAGES will accelerate the ability of governments, key population leaders, organizations working with key populations, and private-sector providers to plan and implement services that reduce HIV transmission among key populations and their sexual partners and extend the lives of those already living with HIV. The key elements of the FHI 360-led team's strategic and technical approach are: Identifying key populations and locales and comprehensively assessing risk. Diagnosing "leaks" and revealing access barriers within the HIV services cascade. Scaling up "what works" while innovating to ensure the most strategic use of resources and access to newly emerging technologies. Addressing structural barriers and transforming local KP organizations. Ensuring interventions are sustainable over the long term. Supporting the mainstreaming of human rights, gender and competency and capacity development. QUALIFICATIONS: Masters level degree in Public Health, Communications or related field or equivalent. 8 years of demonstrated behavior change communication, mobilization and advocacy key population group technical expertise, with substantial HIV prevention, care, and treatment experience with female sex workers, and/or men who have sex with men, and transgender individuals using mobile technology and implementing communications activities; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 5 years of demonstrated excellence in a technical advisor and leadership position, preferably in an international development context and working with key population groups. Excellent oral and written communication skills in French and English. Experience with U.S. government rules and regulations and experience working in an international NGO/PVO environment desirable. Previous experience in Sub-Saharan Africa is strongly preferred; Cote d'Ivoire experience is a plus. Proven skills in the implementation of SBCC driven HIV prevention, care, and treatment programs for female sex workers, and/or men who have sex with men, and transgender persons in Cote d'Ivoire or other countries in the region. Knowledge of processes for developing and implementing HIV prevention, care, and treatment programs with key population groups in Cote d'Ivoire. Understands the HIV-related needs of key population groups in Cote d'Ivoire, including female sex workers, and/or men who have sex with men, and transgender individuals and have worked to support and implement activities to reduce stigma and discrimination. Design, implementation, and management of public health /international development programs funded by USAID. Proven skills in mentoring, leadership and networking. Sensitivity to cultural differences and understanding of the political and ethical issues surrounding public health issues among key populations in Malawi. Ability to manage and complete numerous tasks with a high degree of organization and limited resources. Experience working with civil society organizations to plan and implement HIV behavior change communication activities including condom and lubricants distribution. Experience of proactively identifying risk, addressing issues and appropriately communicating these to the project staff and USAID. Experience of establishing strong working relationships with colleagues from different organizations and cultures. Experience identifying, designing and brokering public-private partnerships. Ability to meet deadlines with strong attention to consistency, detail, and quality. Ability to travel within country or region and internationally if needed. Knowledge of PEPFAR programming and reporting preferred. To apply: https://jobs-fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16188/linkages- behavior-change-and-communications-advisor/job
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