Chief of Party Zambia

Job
from DAI Global
Closing date: 31 Mar 2018

DAI Global Health seeks Chief of Party (COP) candidates for an expected USAID health systems project in Zambia. The purpose of the project is to support strengthening of the national health management information system (HMIS), build capacity for monitoring, evaluation and research within government and non-governmental partners, and expand the evidence base for health programming.

The COP will coordinate and be responsible for project results and will be the primary liaison with USAID/Zambia and the Government of the Republic of Zambia. The COP must have:

  • A minimum of a Master’s degree in HMIS, public health or related field
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in national health data systems, data management and use, or social science research
  • Demonstrated experience in leading, managing, and implementing large international development projects
  • Demonstrated experience working in partnership with host governments, international donors, and implementing partners
  • Significant experience with USG- or USAID-funded activities or other internationally funded activities
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English, including evidence of quality report writing and presentations. Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines with quality products
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills