The Malaria Case Management Technical Coordinator will play a key technical role on the project team by providing insight and technical leadership to improve malaria diagnosis and treatment. This five-year program aims to increase coverage and use of key life-saving malaria interventions in support of Cote d’Ivoire’s National Malaria Strategy
The position will operate under the leadership of the Deputy Chief of Party and Jhpiego’s senior management team. The Malaria Case Management Technical Coordinator 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. S/he will mentor and build capacity of health workers and address any technical issues at national and subnational levels, including advocacy for malaria prevention, diagnosis and treatment, and laboratory strengthening at all levels. S/he will be responsible for ensuring the technical integrity of malaria project interventions. S/he will develop job aids and tools that reflect practical solutions to enable District Health Teams and service providers to scale-up malaria case management. S/he will ensure timely and cost-effective project implementation and reporting of activities.
This position is contingent upon award from USAID. Ivorian nationals and female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.