PATH Program Officer - Vaccine Implementation Jobs in Ghana

PATH Program Officer - Vaccine Implementation Jobs in Ghana

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PATH is currently recruiting for a Program Officer to support vaccine implementation and system strengthening programs in Ghana.

The person in this position will provide technical assistance to PATH colleagues, the Ministry of Health, and other stakeholders to advance a portfolio of vaccine introduction-related projects including malaria, COVID-19, typhoid, and human papilloma virus and efforts at revamping and sustaining Routine Immunization (RI).


  • Liaise with the project team and partners to ensure the successful implementation of project activities, including creating work plans, budgeting, and reporting.

  • Work closely with the relevant stakeholders, including MOH, universities, NGOs, civil society, private sector partners, etc.

  • Provide regular reports and updates as directed by supervising Senior Program Officer and other staff to key stakeholders on PAI projects.

  • Facilitate trainings and organize key events and meetings.

  • Provide technical support for project activities, monitoring, reporting, evaluation, and documentation in a timely manner.

  • Development of relevant M&E tools and systems such as ODK for data collection and Project Management Plans (PMP)

  • Support the provision of Technical Assistance in Digital Health especially on GIS, Digital Mapping and Digital Microplanning, Power BI etc
    Skillful in the triangulation of data sets to facilitate decision making

  • Assist with other programmatic and administrative duties as required for successful implementation of PAI program activities.

  • Travel in country as needed for completion of activities.

    Required Experience

  • Master’s Degree in Public Health/ Epidemiology/ Social Sciences/ or related field.

  • Minimum five years of relevant work experience in vaccines and immunization with demonstrated skills in vaccine implementation.

  • Prior training on Immunization Middle Level Management (MLM) is a plus.

  • Experience in projects that involve liaising with government institutions, GAVI, WHO, UNICEF, other stakeholders, and NGOs.

  • Proven ability to multi-task and collaborate effectively with senior staff, colleagues, donors, partner organizations, stakeholders, local institutions, and others at all levels.

  • Ability to work in a complex
    environment with multiple tasks, short deadlines, and an emphasis on quality.

  • Demonstrated in experience Immunization capacity building, supervision, and mentorship

  • Excellent analytical, communication, presentation and report writing skills.

  • Excellent digital health and data management skills

  • Excellent skills in facilitation, team building and coordination.

  • Demonstrable problem-solving and analytical skills.

  • Proficiency in application of Microsoft Office Suite with an emphasis on proficiency in Word, PowerPoint, and SharePoint.

  • Proven success drafting, proofreading, and editing documents.

  • Extremely detail-oriented, with the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

    Must have legal authorization to work in Ghana.

    PATH is dedicated to building an inclusive workforce where diversity is valued.

    PATH is an equal opportunity employer.

    Every qualified applicant will be considered for employment.

    PATH does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, age, national origin, marital status, disability status, political ideology, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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    Job Location
    Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana

    Company Location
    Accra, Ghana

    Position Type

    Deadline: 30th September 2022

    Application Link: PATH Program Officer - Vaccine Implementation Jobs in Ghana

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