Tuesday, 9 January 2018

Job Opportunity at Path Tanzania, Chief of Party

Chief of Party, Tanzania Malaria Surveillance and Monitoring (TMSM)
Tracking Code 8644
Job Description

NOTE: This position is contingent upon donor funding. Tanzanian Nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.

PATH is an international nonprofit organization that transforms global health through innovation. We take an entrepreneurial approach to developing and delivering high-impact, low-cost solutions, from lifesaving vaccines and devices to collaborative programs with communities. Through our work in more than 70 countries, PATH and our partners empower people to achieve their full potential.

PATH is seeking a Chief of Party for USAID’s Tanzania Malaria Surveillance and Monitoring (TMSM) Cooperative Agreement. The Chief of Party position is 'key personnel' and must meet or exceed the qualifications listed below and specific responsibilities include but not limited to:


• Lead the development and execution of the overall project strategy, work plan, and achievement of expected project results.
• Directing and monitoring implementation of activities within the work plan, ensuring that activities meet PATH standards, effectively implemented, and fulfill USAID and PATH requirements.
• Overseeing all technical assistance and administrative support activities under the program.
• Ensuring the timely, complete and accurate submission of all performance reports and responses to donor requests on performance, success stories, challenges and financial information of the program.
• Ensuring compliance with all donor-related, PATH, and program-specific policies.
• Liaising with donor personnel, and project team to support program implementation.

Required Experience

• Master’s Degree in public health, social sciences, international development, or a related field.
• Five years senior level management experience in the design, implementation, and management of programs of similar size, complexity, and setting.
• Demonstrated experience in institutional strengthening approaches.
• Demonstrated leadership skills and experience in building and maintain productive working relationships.
• Proven record of building teams and fostering collaboration to achieve program goals, meet program milestones, and produce quality program results.
• Knowledge of U.S. government health initiatives and related reporting requirements and funding parameters.
• Exceptional English written and oral communication skills; Swahili preferred.
• Relevant experience in East Africa is preferred.
• Job Location Dar es Salaam, , Tanzania
Company Location Tanzania, Dar es Salaam
Position Type Full-Time/Regular