Role title: Health Financing Advisor, WISH2ACTION
Contract type: Full Time, Fixed Term up to August 2021
Salary: Commensurate with experience
We’re seeking an experienced individual, who will be successfully leading the implementation of strategies to increase government investments in SRH in Malawi and contribute to the overall national ownership goals. S/he will work in close collaboration with national and local government counterparts, consortium partners, and enable us to achieve above and beyond key performance indicators.
Summary purpose and objective of role
The Health Financing Advisor is responsible for designing, leading and coordinating the implementation of strategies to increase government investments in SRH in Malawi and contribute to the overall national ownership goals. S/he works in close collaboration with national and local government counterparts, consortium partners, and is responsible for the achievement of the quarterly Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and logframe indicators relating to domestic financing for Malawi.
To succeed in this role, you will have:
About the programme and Options
Options Consultancy Services Limited was established in 1992 and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marie Stopes International. We are a consultancy organisation providing technical and management expertise in the health and social sectors to governments and international development partners to transform the health of women and children. We provide information, expertise and influence to governments, health workers, NGOs and businesses to catalyse change so that health services can be accessed by the people who need them most.
WISH2ACTION in Malawi led by the International Planned Parenthood Foundation (IPPF)/Family Planning Association of Malawi (FPAM) with the following consortium partners: Options (national ownership lead) and Development Media International (social norm and behaviour change lead).
Our approach to National Ownership comprises of four strategies: increase government commitment to SRH/FP outcomes through domestic financing; use evidence-based advocacy and effective partnerships to strengthen policy and legislation; use evidence to hold the government to account for SRH outcomes and; promote quality control and standards of service provision and care.