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Saturday, November 24, 2018

Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health Technical Advisor Job at Chemonic International - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health Technical Advisor 

Jobs at:
Chemonic International 

Deadline of this Job:
31st December 2018 

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda 

Date Posted: 23rd November 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time

Chemonics seeks a Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health RMNCAH) Technical Advisor for the anticipated USAID/Uganda Social and Behavior Change for Transformation (SBC4T) activity based in Kampala, Uganda. SBC4T’s purpose is to improve the ability of individuals, households, and communities to adopt priority behaviors through social and behavior change and, in turn, to facilitate the transformation of households, communities, and systems for improved health and development outcomes.

The RMNCAH technical advisor will focus on improving RMNCAH behaviors, particularly through social and behavior change methods, ensuring that best-practices are being used and that project activities technical approaches are sound. In partnership with othertechnical advisors, the RMNCAH technical advisor will provide global leadership in RMNCAH and participate in key technical meetings or international conferences.

The RMNCAH technical advisor will also provide routine supportive supervision to country teams, identify issues and risks related to project implementation, and make appropriate program adjustments. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.

  • Master's degree or higher in public health, medicine, business administration, international development, or a related field required
  • Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience managing RMNCAH or integrated_health programs; experience with social.and behavior change programming preferred
  • Experience managing USAID or other donor- funded development programs preferred
  • Experience managing large teams and programs to achieve results preferred
  • Strong ability to collaborate and build partnerships with Ugandan government ministries and representatives
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and manage large budgets
  • Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity
  • Fluency in English required; fluency in Ugandan languages preferred
Job application procedure
Please apply through  . Candidates will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted. Deadline tor submission is 31stDecember 2018.