Jhpiego seeks a Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) to provide technical leadership and oversight for an upcoming U.S. government-funded integrated health system technical assistance project. The project aims to improve the capacity of the public health system to sustainably deliver quality reproductive, maternal, newborn, child, and adolescent health and nutrition services across four provinces of Zambia. The project will operate over a five-year period.
The DCOP will work closely with technical team leaders and their technical implementation teams to ensure the project is progressing towards expected results. S/he will also work with M&E staff to ensure project deliverables are monitored and course corrections are identified and implemented as appropriate. Other responsibilities will include supervising project technical staff, overseeing annual work planning, implementation, adjustment of project activities based on monitoring of activities at district level, and reporting of project activities. In the absence of the Chief of Party, the DCOP may be required to undertake the responsibilities of that position on a temporary basis
This position is contingent upon award from USAID. Zambians are strongly encouraged to apply.