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Technical Director Health Services Delivery

Job Description

Position: Technical Director, Health Service Delivery.

Duty Station: Northern Uganda.

Reporting to: Chief of Party

Note: APPOINTMENT IS CONTIGENT UPON PROJECT AWARD.

Job Summary:

The Director, Health Service Delivery will support the Chief of Party in the design, implementation, and monitoring of high impact, integrated health service delivery packages at supported health facilities, including in HIV and AIDS, MNCH, FP/RH, Nutrition, Malaria, and TB. Job holder will provide strategic direction, and technical guidance for implementation of project activities to support accessibility and utilization of health services.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • The ideal candidate should preferably hold an advanced degree in medicine or relevant field.

  • A minimum of eight years of mid to senior level project management experience on USAID donor funded health programs.

  • Significant experience in the design and implementation of clinical service delivery in public and non-public health facilities in Uganda with emphasis on quality improvement.

  • Experience in Uganda in the design and implementation of similarly large donor-funded health programs

  • Proven track record managing a project team composed of technical experts and fostering team work.

  • Eexperience working in Uganda and /or East Africa region in the design, management and implementation of similarly large donor-funded health programs.

  • Familiarity with USAID or other US Government administrative, management and reporting procedures and systems.

  • Proven track record managing a project team composed of technical experts and fostering team work.

  • Superior communication and presentation skills (both written and oral) and ability to communicate technical materials to a range of audiences for differing purposes using print, electronic, and presentation media.

Please note that the position is contingent upon Project Award from the Donor and details of job responsibilities shall be shared upon award of the grant.