The Malaria Advisor will provide technical leadership and project oversight in all malaria interventions to a USAID-funded Health System Strengthening project in Liberia. This four-year project aims to support delivery of efficient, responsive, equitable, and quality health services for improved access and health status for Liberians.
The position will operate under the leadership of the Deputy Chief of Party and Jhpiego’s senior management team, the Malaria Advisor will ensure the technical and methodological soundness of activities and, in collaboration with the project team and partners, support the design of service delivery strategies, based on sound and current scientific evidence. S/he will provide technical support to ensure that activities are designed and implemented with high quality and meet project targets. Mentor and build capacity of health workers. Address any technical issues at national and subnational levels, including advocacy for malaria prevention and control prioritized at all levels. Responsible for ensuring the technical integrity of malaria project interventions. Develop low-cost job aids and tools that reflect practical solutions to enable County/District Health Teams scale-up. S/he will ensure timely and cost-effective project implementation, reporting of activities. This position is contingent upon award from USAID. Liberian nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.
Liberian Nationals are highly encouraged to apply