Jhpiego is an international non-profit health organization affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University. For more than 43 years, Jhpiego has empowered frontline health workers by designing and implementing effective, low-cost solutions to strengthen the delivery of health care services for women and their families.
Jhpiego is looking for a highly motivated and dynamic individual to fill the position of Senior Director for Health Systems. Jhpiego’s health system strengthening portfolio covers multiple countries in Africa, Asia and the Caribbean. Various donors and partners, including the United States Government, private and public corporations, foundations and other global donors, support Jhpiego’s work to partner with countries and beneficiaries to build better systems for health.
The Senior Director for Health Systems will lead Jhpiego’s broad portfolio of Health Systems projects, including health workforce development, service delivery strengthening, learning, performance and quality of care, as well as gender and digital health programming. S/he will align goals of the Health Systems unit with those of the organization, ensuring that Jhpiego remains at the forefront of the public health responses in these areas. The Sr. Director will provide strategic leadership to ensure technical excellence in the areas of health systems across the organization, represent Jhpiego globally and develop and maintain relationships that grow Jhpiego’s portfolio and strengthen its reputation as a global leader in health systems. The Senior Director will also oversee and ensure quality technical assistance to country programs, supervise and manage technical staff, and oversee programmatic and financial progress towards unit goals.
All applicants should prepare a single document submission to include: cover letter, CV, references
Fluency in a second language (French, Portuguese or other major national language relevant to area(s) of focus)