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PHYSICIAN
RWANDA

Partners in Health/ Inshuti Mu Buzima, Rwanda is actively seeking experienced and highly-qualified physician specialists to provide direct clinical services and medical education in three (3) rural district hospitals of Rwanda. PIH/IMB provides competitive compensation with benefits and career development opportunities in clinical training, public health, research, and academic faculty affiliations. Career Expressions of Interest (EoI) are invited from physician specialists with training in the following medical specialty fields: Internal Medicine; Pediatrics; Obstetrics & Gynecology; Surgery; Anesthesiology; Hematology/ Oncology; and, Pathology. How to apply: Should you wish to be considered for future career opportunities in the above medical fields with PIH/IMB; kindly share with us your expression of interest and updated CV as follows: Visit our website; the careers page using the link: http://www.pih.org/pages/employment; b) Select Clinical Career Opportunities(EoI); c) Click on "apply to this position" and follow instructions; d) For the section "work authorization," select "unknown"; and, e) And should you require any assistance, please email Human Resources at: imbrecruitment@pih.org

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CHIEF OF PARTY
TANZANIA

FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Chief of Party for an anticipated USAID-funded: Comprehensive Platform for Integrated Communications Initiative (CPICI). The purpose of the project is to change social and gender norms to promote positive health behaviors and practices. The Chief of Party will provide overall leadership and technical direction for the project, ensuring achievement of project deliverables. The CoP will be the primary liaison with USAID and will manage project staff and implementing partners to ensure proper reporting, financial management, and compliance. The CoP is expected to coordinate with government and other stakeholders to ensure that activities complement ongoing initiatives and adhere to country and global standards. The position will be based in Dar es Salaam and will report to the FHI 360 Tanzania Country Representative. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree; Masters highly preferred -in public health, international development, health or development communication, business administration, social sciences, or a closely related field is required. 10 + years' experience designing, implementing and managing large, complex projects involving multiple partners, in/for developing countries, of which at least five years has been spent in the position of CoP or Deputy CoP of a large development program of a multi- year program. Five years of progressively more responsible supervisory work experience that involved direct leadership of professional and support staff, oversight and evaluation of staff performance and deliverables, and contract/grant management. Strong leadership qualities and knowledge of state of the art social and behavior change communication models and strategies and their practical application to one or more of the following areas is required: Family Planning/Reproductive Health (FP/RH), Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health (MNCAH), Malaria, Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS), Tuberculosis (TB). Experience in developing and implementing SBCC projects and programs in Tanzania and/or other African regions that have demonstrated impact, at scale. Demonstrated track record of achieving results in a development context. Demonstrated track record of working in teams and fostering partnerships. Experience living or working in a developing country required; experience living and working in Tanzania is preferred. Demonstrated capacity to oversee monitoring, evaluation and learning. Ability to provide oversight and leadership for high quality results monitoring and assuring data quality, and for evidence-based adaptive management. Management experience with a USG contract or cooperative agreement preferred. Demonstrated ability to create and maintain effective working relations with host country government personnel, stakeholders, NGO partners, and international donor agencies. Strong interpersonal, writing and oral presentation skills in English. Ability to work independently and manage a high volume work flow. Relevant computer software skills, including at a minimum MS Word, Powerpoint, and Excel. To apply: https://jobs- fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16569/chief-of-party/job

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SENIOR TECHNICAL ADVISOR - SRMH HEALTH SYSTEM SUPPORT & PROGRAM QUALITY
ATLANTA, GEORGIA

CARE is seeking a Senior Technical Advisor (STA) - Sexual, Reproductive & Maternal Health (SRMH),Health System Support & Program Quality who provide key programmatic, technical and resource mobilization support for selected sexual, reproductive and maternal health activities for the realization of our Global SRMH & Rights program strategy. Specifically, this position will be the key technical advisor for our activities in select geographies in the Asia region and our work in health systems support and innovation. In addition to insuring program quality through support for design and implementation, the STA will be responsible for representing programs to key donors and partners, identifying opportunities for partnership and funding, and supporting development of new proposals for funding, including collaborating on program design and writing of technical proposals and concept notes. Responsibilities: •Provide leadership, support, and guidance to key country and regional initiatives primarily, but not exclusively, in the Asia region, including India and Bangladesh, and other countries in the South and Southeast Asia region; •Working closely with select countries in the region, as well as regional units and CARE Member Partners, to support quality program design, implementation, and evaluation and scale up of core approaches and models; •knowledge of, and experience with, health systems in low resource settings, frontline health workers, quality improvement, social accountability and participatory learning approaches, community-based research and evaluation, and expertise in sexual, reproductive and maternal health programming; •Facilitate collaboration, work to develop plans for joint programmatic and fundraising initiatives, and broader application of lessons learned, and support efforts to communicate and coordinate SRMH activities throughout the system; •Work with internal and external partners, including fundraisers, to gather intelligence, prioritize and plan bids for potential donors to support SRMH program, advocacy and learning; •Lead the team in efforts to communicate with country offices, plan timely input, write and edit project proposals, and ensure design and use of program quality standards; •Travel to country offices to provide program support, and to help develop key proposals on SRMH; •Meet with and cultivate relationships with relevant partners and donors; •Conduct background and other necessary research to develop innovative and compelling concept notes and proposals that highlight CARE's unique niche in health system support and innovation in SRMH & Rights; •Provide technical support and guidance in response to large (USG, DFID, Gates) requests for proposals, including supporting conceptualization and program design, background research, writing key components, identifying key learning, and ensuring adequate resources are included in project budgets. QUALIFICATIONS: •Masters or Doctoral level in public health, epidemiology, or behavioral/social sciences; •5-7 years' experience in a relevant position; •Experience designing and implementing health related programs in developing world contexts; •Experience in health systems strengthening, human resources for health, maternal and newborn health, comprehensive reproductive health, community-based research, or some combination of above; •Experience in partnership building, collaboration and negotiation; •Experience working in the South Asian context, specifically India and/or Bangladesh; •Experience developing proposals for USG or other bilateral, as well as corporate or private donors; •Strong background in health and development; •Knowledge of epidemiological methods, behavior and social science theories and concepts, and program evaluation; •Strong skills in research design and implementation; •Evidence of excellent writing skills (e.g. publication record); •Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written formats; •English proficiency; •Proficiency in WORD, Excel, PowerPoint and SPSS or SAS or STAT. CARE USA is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. TO APPLY, go to: http://chc.tbe.taleo.net/chc02/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CAREUSA&cws=1&rid= 2988

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SCL/SPH MHF PROJECT OPERATIONS CONTRACTUAL FOR MESOAMERICAN HEALTH INITIATIVE
PANAMA

The Inter-American Development Bank seeks a contractual who will be responsible to plan, monitor, and accompany country teams during the implementation of cost-effective interventions, provide support to identify and solve the bottlenecks of the health management system, provide technical support and orient the technical assistance provided to the countries to help the health systems achieve their goals and improve the quality of care provided by health services. REQUIRES: Master or equivalent degree in public health, public policy, health economics or related areas. Ten (10) years of relevant professional experience, including several years at a senior advisory or management level, at the international level with wide technical and operational experience in implementation, supervision and evaluation of health programs in Latin America. Apply online at https://enet.iadb.org/jobs. Vacancy no: 1600000067

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RESEARCH ASSOCIATE II
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), School of Public Health (SPH), Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences is seeking applications for a Research Associate II for the UIC Epicenter for Prevention of Healthcare Associated Infections research study. This position conducts research by assisting with the recruitment of study participants, preparation of materials for Institutional Review Boards, preparation of data collection materials, the storage of data, data entry and simple data analysis. The selected candidate will be responsible for: recruiting study participants,and scheduling participation in laboratory studies and in focus groups and interviews; organizing focus groups and interviews in accordance with established research protocols; assisting with the implementation of focus groups and interviews and/or with laboratory-based and healthcare-based research activities in accordance with established research protocols; may assist with study protocol development; coordinating ordering, inventory and maintenance of equipment and supplies; participating in quality control and assurance audits of collected data; completing documents required by regulatory agencies and the University, including for the Institutional Review Board; contributing to writing of annual progress reports to the sponsor; preparing data, statistical analysis and pertinent information for papers, presentations and other documents; and performing other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned. JOB REQUIREMENTS: Candidate must have a Bachelor's degree in social science or related field; MS or MPH in Public Health Occupational Health, Safety, or Community Health is preferred. A minimum of one year related research experience. Knowledge of fundamental research concepts, practices and procedures. TO APPLY: Please visit: https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=59732 by February 17, 2016. The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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DIRECTOR OF AFRICA PROGRAMS
WASHINGTON, DC

The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK) is seeking nominations and applications for a strategic, seasoned, and politically astute Director of Africa Programs to lead CTFK's efforts to build sustained advocacy campaigns that result in the adoption and implementation of effective tobacco control policies by governments in Africa. CTFK is a leading civil society organization dedicated to the fight to reduce tobacco use and its deadly toll in the United States and around the world. Qualified candidates will understand and have proven experience with policy and advocacy campaigns in Africa and will be a strategic partner to grantees, partners, and funders in preventing the devastating health impacts of tobacco use. The Director of Africa Programs will be responsible for overseeing efforts to support the adoption of effective tobacco control policies consistent with the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in Africa. The Director will serve as the primary liaison with African non-governmental organizations and government actors to identify strategic opportunities to advance tobacco control. S/he will assist in the development and implementation of advocacy campaigns in key countries, providing both grant and technical assistance to support the work of local organizations. In addition, the Director will work with local advocates to document and respond to tobacco industry efforts that attempt to undermine tobacco control policy. The new Director will have a track-record of designing and implementing effective advocacy and policy change initiatives; ten or more years' relevant experience working on the African continent paired with deep knowledge of the region and its political processes. S/he will be a strategic and analytical thinker who partners effectively with grantees and stakeholders on the ground and has the gravitas, humility, and personal agility to navigate a variety of relationships and cultures. Proficiency in English and French and the ability to travel extensively throughout the region is required. This search is being conducted by Katherine Jacobs and Carolyn Ho search firm Nonprofit Professionals Advisory Group. More information about the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids may be found at: http://www.tobaccofreekids.org/. INQUIRIES AND APPLICATIONS A complete position description and application instructions can be found at: http://www.nonprofitprofessionals.com/jobs/ctfk-dap

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More Jobs In Public Health Jobs Worldwide

Subscribers to Public Health Jobs Worldwide received details on the following additional Health Care vacancies, in the February 5, 2016 issue of PHJW:



DIRECTOR OF MONITORING, EVALUATION & RESEARCH
DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA

CHIEF OF PARTY
TANZANIA

ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE CONSULTANT, INFECTIOUS DISEASES
MULTIPLE DUTY STATIONS

ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE CONSULTANT, LABORATORIES
SCIENCES AND/OR MICROBIOLOGY
MULTIPLE DUTY STATIONS

SCL/SPH MHF PROJECT OPERATIONS CONTRACTUAL FOR
MESOAMERICAN HEALTH INITIATIVE
PANAMA

LINKAGES BEHAVIOR CHANGE & COMMUNICATIONS ADVISOR
COTE D'IVOIRE-ABIDJAN

SCIENTIST I, CLINICAL RESEARCH
DURHAM, NC

PRINCIPAL RESEARCH SCIENTIST
WASHINGTON, DC OR NEW YORK

TUBERCULOSIS TECHNICAL EXPERT
ASIA, US, SOUTH AFRICA - REMOTE

ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE CONSULTANT, EPIDEMIOLOGY
AND/OR PUBLIC HEALTH
MULTIPLE DUTY STATIONS

SCIENTIST
LYONS, FRANCE

HIV CARE & TREATMENT SERVICES 
MBABANE, SWAZILAND DEPUTY DIRECTOR, PROGRAM MANAGEMENT
WASHINGTON, DC DIRECTOR OF INSTITUTIONAL CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT & POLICY REFORM
ZAMBIA-LUSAKA SENIOR PARTNERSHIP OFFICER - HEALTHCARE BEIJING, CHINA FIELD COORDINATION OFFICER QINGHUANGDAO, CHINA

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