Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Job Opportunities at Chemonics International

Chemonics International is a leading international development consulting firm based in Washington, D.C. with more than 25 years of experience implementing health programs in East Africa. Chemonics seeks experienced professionals for an anticipated multi-year USAID-funded Malaria Bednet Delivery project in Tanzania. This project will aim to maintain high level coverage and use of long-lasting insecticide-treated mosquito nets (ITNs) for malaria prevention..

We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world. Please note that all positions are subject to program award.

We are seeking a Chief of Party as well as mid- and senior-level candidates in the fields listed below:

Chief of Party Qualifications: 

  • Master's degree in public health or a related field 
  • Minimum 10 years of experience working on donor-funded malaria control programs in low-resource settings; experience in Tanzania or East and Southern Africa preferred 
  • Knowledge of and experience in implementing donor-funded projects 
  • Proven success cultivating and maintaining working relationships with a broad range of stakeholders, including government and non-government actors and donor partners 
  • Experience managing dynamic international and local teams 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills 
  • Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity 
  • Fluency in English is required. 

Mid- and Senior-Level Lona-Term and Short-Term Specialist Fields: 

  • Malaria 
  • Supply chain management 
  • Distribution and storage 
  • Quality assurance 
  • Private sector engagement 
  • Zonal, district and community engagement 
  • Institutional strengthening 
  • Health policy 
  •  Surveillance 
  • Operations research/market dynamics 
  • Information and data management 
  • Healthcare facility management 
  •  Maternal, neonatal, and child health 
  • Environmental compliance 
  • Behavior change communications 
  • Strategic communications 

Specialist Qualifications: 

  • Degree required in public health or related field; advanced degree preferred 
  • Minimum 5-10 years of experience working on donor-funded malaria control programs, and/or other public health related fields 
  • Significant experience in key areas listed above with proven ability to achieve program targets; experience in Tanzania or East and Southern Africa preferred 
  • Prior experience with USAID highly preferred 
  • Experience working collaboratively with the government of Tanzania, international donors, and local organizations 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills 
  • Fluency in English is required. 

Application Instructions:
Please complete an application and submit CV and cover letter at: https://chemonics_nb.formstack.com/forms/tanzania_bednet_distribution by May 4, 2018.
Applicants will be considered on a rolling basis. No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted.

If you have any issues with the form please reach out to TanzaniaBednet@chemonics.com, however, no applications submitted to this email will be considered.

Source: The Guardian April 23, 2018