Jhpiego seeks a Senior Program Manager (SPM) to provide project and technical guidance for an upcoming USAID nutrition, maternal and child health (MCH) and family planning (FP) project in Guatemala. The project aims to strengthen national government policies, their implementation at the local level, and health systems to expand access to improved nutrition and health services and encourage normative changes at the community level to increase uptake of healthy behaviors. The project will operate over a five-year period.
The SPM will provide support and leadership for the establishment and implementation of the anticipated program in Guatemala. The SPM will coordinate the analysis, synthesis and reporting of project outputs and results, as well as capacity development of the country team. The SPM will ensure timely and cost-effective implementation of program activities. The SPM will support the Chief of Party (COP) in leading workplan development, reporting, and knowledge management. The SPM will also work closely with the COP to develop and maintain collaborative partnerships with program partners and country stakeholders. The SPM will actively build the capacity of the Guatemalan Office staff to further develop management skills for sustainability of program effectiveness.
This position is contingent upon award from USAID. Guatemalan nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.
Please submit and English version of your CV.