Jhpiego seeks a Technical Director to provide technical leadership and oversight for an upcoming five-year U.S. government funded integrated technical assistance project. This project aims to accelerate reductions in maternal, newborn, and child mortality and morbidity by increasing the capacity of the Government of Malawi institutions and local organizations to introduce, deliver, scale up, and sustain the use of evidence-based, quality maternal, newborn, and child health (MNCH) services, voluntary family planning (FP), and reproductive health (RH) care.
The position will lead design and day-to-day management of technical assistance efforts to improve capacity of the Government of Malawi to deliver quality reproductive, maternal, newborn, child, adolescent health services at the facility and community level. The Technical Director will work closely with technical implementation teams to ensure the project progresses 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 key responsibilities include supervising technical staff and adjusting project activities based on district level data.
This position is contingent upon award from USAID. Malawian nationals strongly encouraged to apply.
Technical Leadership and Oversight
Development and Implementation of Technical Approaches
Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning
Stakeholder Engagement and Collaboration