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Chief of Party

The Chief of Party will be based in Nairobi or Mombasa for the duration of the project.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate critical, collaborative relationships with the Government of Kenya (GoK), health authorities and facilities at the county and sub-county levels, U.S. Government agencies, implementing partners, and other key stakeholders.
  • Oversee the design and implementation of activities to support integrated service delivery and addressing the social determinants of health in technical areas including HIV/AIDS, malaria, family planning and tuberculosis, MNCH, and water and sanitation.
  • Ensure that project activities are tailored to specific regional health needs and align with GoK policies and strategies.
  • Manage the development of annual workplans and oversee program operations and reporting
  • Ensure compliance with USAID rules and regulations, EGPAF policies, Kenyan law, and Ministry of Health (MOH) guidelines.

    Required Qualifications

  • Master’s degree or higher in Medicine, public health or related field
  • At least 15 years of successful experience managing and implementing complex, integrated health programs in resource-limited settings, including at least 5 years of experience working on USAID-funded programs; experience in Kenya strongly preferred
  • Proven experience providing technical guidance in HIV/AIDS, malaria, family planning, tuberculosis, and/or maternal, newborn and child health (MNCH), and/or other related technical areas
  • Demonstrated ability to build collaborative relationships and facilitate coordination with diverse partners and stakeholders, including government agencies, implementing organizations, and development partners at the national, district, and community levels
  • Exceptional leadership skills and experience managing large, dynamic and multi-functional teams
  • Thorough understanding of the functioning of Kenya health delivery systems, current health sector programs, strategies and implementation plans
  • Proficiency in English is required; additional proficiency in Kiswahili a plus

    How to apply:

    Please send resumes to kenyarecruitment [at] pedaids.org

    Closing date: 30 September 2013 __________________________________________________________

    Deputy Chief of Party

    The Deputy Chief of Party will be based in Nairobi or Mombasa for the duration of the project.

    Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical management to projects in the field, including providing guidance and oversight to project staff
  • Work closely with the Chief of Party to oversee the development of the program’s activities and interventions at the county and sub-county levels to support integrated service delivery and addressing the social determinants of health in technical areas including HIV/AIDS, malaria, family planning and tuberculosis, MNCH, and water and sanitation
  • Support the development of annual work plans and contribute to reporting on technical and financial performance
  • Ensure that the program meets expected targets and deliverables

    Required Qualifications

  • Master’s degree or higher in public health or related field
  • At least 10 years of progressively responsible experience managing and implementing complex, integrated health programs in resource-limited settings; experience in Kenya strongly preferred
  • Strong knowledge of health issues in the Kenyan context, and experience providing technical assistance in areas including HIV/AIDS, malaria, family planning, tuberculosis, and/or maternal, newborn and child health (MNCH), and/or other related technical areas
  • Experience managing and supporting U.S. Government-funded projects a plus
  • Proficiency in English is required; additional proficiency in local languages a plus

    How to apply:

    Please send resumes to kenyarecruitment [at] pedaids.org

    Closing date: 30 September 2013


    Finance and Grants Manager

    Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee grant expenditures and the development of project budgets
  • Prepare regular financial reports and ensure compliance with donor reporting requirements
  • Ensure the integrity of partner administrative, financial, and human resource systems
  • Provide financial data and analysis and perform other financial duties as needed to support project management

    Required Qualifications

  • Advanced degree in public administration, business administration, management or related area
  • At least 10 years of progressively responsible experience in international development; experience in Kenya strongly preferred
  • Experience providing financial oversight to a U.S. Government-funded project with a budget of at least $10 million per year
  • Knowledge of U.S. Government financial monitoring, regulations, reporting, and operating ethos, familiarity with USAID a plus
  • Proven experience in supporting the full cycle of grants management activities from pre-award assessments, monitoring/compliance visits, and close-out procedures
  • Familiarity with district health service and budget planning processes, and Kenya’s Health Sector Strategic Plans Capabilities and experience in the following preferred: direct sub-grants for implementation of health-related activities; system and procedure development for managing complex programs with many implementation sites, partners, and beneficiaries; county level quality improvement approaches; consultant and contractor supervision; transparent and competitive procurement processes; accounting and financial management software, and audits
  • Proficiency in English is required; additional proficiency in Kiswahili a plus

    How to apply:

    Please send all resumes to kenyarecruitment [at] pedaids.org

    Closing date: 31 Aug 2013


    Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Advisor

    S/he will work closely with the Chief of Party to design, implement, and oversee all monitoring, evaluation, and documentation activities for the project. The Senior Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Advisor will be based in Nairobi or Mombasa for the duration of the project.

    Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the design and implementation of systems for providing routine M&E data feedback to partners and stakeholders
  • Support project technical staff to develop and finalize project reports, query databases, review data, and assure data quality
  • Ensure that the project is monitored in accordance with USAID technical programmatic and operational guidelines
  • Provide technical assistance to partners for the development of data collection tools, data management, and data analysis

    Required Qualifications

  • Degree in Statistics/Biostatistics, demography, or other relevant field with background in statistics
  • At least 10 years of progressively responsible experience in monitoring and evaluation in the international development context; experience in Kenya strongly preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to handle large quantitative data sets, conduct data quality checks, analyze data using statistical packages, and contribute to reporting
  • Hands on experience at site level supporting data use and management
  • High level of understanding of the national data reporting system in Kenya, and a strong understanding of USAID reporting requirements
  • Thorough knowledge of MOH and donor online reporting systems Proficiency in English is required; additional proficiency in local languages a plus

    How to apply:

    Please send all resumes to kenyarecruitment [at] pedaids.org

    Closing date: 31 Aug 2013


    Technical Advisor

    Job Responsibilities

  • Provide senior-level leadership, management, coordination, and technical guidance to implement and sustain comprehensive, integrated health service delivery activities at the county and sub-county levels
  • Provide technical support and strengthen the capacity of project teams and partners to develop and implement key strategies
  • Provide quality assurance in best practices for HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis/HIV integration, reproductive health and family planning, MNCH, and/or malaria

    Required Qualifications

  • MD, MPH, or similar degree/education required
  • At least 10 years of progressively responsible experience in technical service delivery support, combination prevention activities, PMTCT, C&T, and/or MNCH; experience leading or supporting USAID-funded projects a plus
  • 3-5 years of experience managing technical staff
  • High level of understanding of the Kenyan context and the Kenyan health system
  • Proficiency in English is required; additional proficiency in local languages a plus

    How to apply:

    Please send all resumes to kenyarecruitment [at] pedaids.org

    Closing date: 31 Aug 2013

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