The Technical Director (TD) will provide technical leadership and project oversight for an upcoming USAID-funded multi-country family planning (FP) project in francophone West Africa. The project is designed to expand and accelerate access to and use of FP and reproductive health (RH) services across the region by working closely with local and national governments to prioritize this in their national plans; leveraging partnerships with regional and international organizations; and building the capacity of non-governmental and civil society organizations. The project will operate over a 5-year period. The position will operate under the leadership of the Chief of Party and Jhpiego’s senior management team, and will be responsible for technical oversight of FP/RH activities to ensure they are high quality and meet project targets. Additional position responsibilities include planning and implementing assessments, site strengthening, follow up and supervision, advocacy, demand creation, policy support, capacity building and monitoring and evaluation, in close coordination and collaboration with USAID, relevant ministries of health, WAHO, and other international, regional, and local NGOs and CSOs working in FP/RH in the West Africa region.
This position is contingent upon award from USAID. West African nationals, especially native French speakers, are strongly encouraged to apply.
All applicants should prepare a single document submission to include: cover letter, CV, references and salary history.