Thursday, 21 February 2019

Consultant Job at FHI 360 Tanzania


Position: Consultant
Family Health International(FHI360)

Job Description
FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff include experts in Health, Education, Nutrition, Environment, Economic Development, Civil Society, Gender, Youth, Research and Technology; creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today’s interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 60 countries globally.
Currently, we are seeking a qualified and experienced consultant to conduct a consultancy assignment for its USAID Advancing Partners & Communities (APC) Project

Overview on the consultancy
The consultant will work closely with the APC/Tanzania team and the APC team based in the US, to provide leadership, direction and technical assistance to the APC Tanzania portfolio with a focus on supporting the implementation of National Family Planning Costed Implementation Plan (NFPCIP) 2018-2023 to achieve the following responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

  • Provide technical leadership to the project team to ensure high quality implementation of activities, adherence to and fulfillment of programmatic activities within budgetary guidelines and compliance with project award requirements.
  • Collaborate closely with key government officials in the MoHCDGEC, PO-RALG and partners, to implement activities within the portfolio.
  • Support the APC team to plan and execute a technical meeting with RCHS Staff, PORALG and FP implementing partners to orient on NFPCIP 2018-2023. This will include preparation of the meeting agenda, coordinating speakers and invitees, and providing technical input to the meeting program.
  • Support RCHS, PORALG, and implementing partners to conduct zonal orientation meetings. This could include: preparing zone-specific orientation packets, providing talking points, supporting logistics and management of meetings remotely or in-person, synthesizing recommendations and providing TA after the meetings to council-level stakeholders as needed to adapt the NFPCIP 2019-2023 into CCHPS and other council-level planning and budget documents.
  • Support revision of the current CIP database to include NFPCIP 2019-2023 indicators. This could include: holding meetings with RCHS and implementing partners to determine database requirements, developing solicitation/RFP for technology companies, reviewing proposals, and monitoring winning candidate as they implement revisions. 


Preferred Qualifications/Requirements:

  • A Master’s degree or higher in relevant field is required.
  • At least 10 years of related work experience required, including project management role(s) of projects with similar scope, size, and complexity.
  • Direct experience with family planning programs is required.
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills (including in English) are required. 

Please submit your application Curriculum Vitae (CV)/Resume tz_recruitment@fhi360.org 

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
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