The Technical Director will provide technical leadership and oversight for an upcoming USAID urban health project in Afghanistan. The $100-300 million project aims to improve health outcomes in 5 urban centers in Afghanistan with a focus on reproductive health (RH), family planning (FP), maternal, newborn and child health (MNCH), immunization, nutrition, and Tuberculosis. The project will operate over a 5-year period. The Technical Director will lend technical expertise in the areas listed above with an emphasis on issues of health service quality, access, knowledge/ health seeking behavior, and health governance.
The position will operate under the leadership of the Chief of Party and Jhpiego’s senior management team, and will oversee and ensure the technical and methodological soundness of all project activities. In collaboration with project team and partners, the position will support the design and implementation of service delivery strategies based on scientific evidence.
This position is contingent upon award from USAID. Afghan nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.
Ensure technical excellence:
Support high quality implementation:
Engage with MOPH, USAID and Partners
Use learning and data to drive action