Jhpiego seeks a Technical Director to provide vision, leadership and direction to ensure the strategic, programmatic and technical integrity for an upcoming project focused on addressing oxygen infrastructure needs in low- and middle-income countries. The project, funded by UNITAID, aims to address the acute oxygen crisis exacerbated by COVID-19. The project will operate over a twelve-month period.
The Technical Director will have the overall responsibility for leadership and management of the project. S/he will be responsible for making key decisions and solving problems in short timeframes while ensuring project quality and integrity. S/he will provide key technical leadership for the project, with a particular focus on health financing and market-based solutions to addressing medical oxygen needs. S/he will serve as the project’s main point of contact with UNITAID on routine and strategic matters. S/he will also ensure effective organizational management and communication with host country governments and key stakeholders at all levels, including international entities.
This position is contingent upon award from UNITAID.