SOLICITATION FOR USAID PROJECT MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST- HIV/AIDS HEALTH SYSTEMS OFFICE OF HEALTH, POPULATION AND NUTRITION (OHPN)
This position is based in Lilongwe and is open to Qualified Malawian Citizens.
Opening: September 30, 2019;
Deadline date for applications: October 25, 2019
Post: Project Management Specialist (HIV/Health Systems Strenghtening)
The primary purpose of this position is to provide direct technical and management oversight for the Human Resources for Health (HRH) portfolio, including Government to Government assistance of the U.S. government President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) program. The incumbent will require a depth of expertise that will allow him/her to serve as the USAID Mission expert and principal advisor on HRH issues across Malawi’s health sector, and is a principal advisor to Government of Malawi (including National AIDS Commission and Ministry of Health officials) and other donors and stakeholders engaged in HRH in the country. This position is a member of the USAID/Malawi Health, Population and Nutrition (HPN) team and expected to serve in an interagency leadership role as co-chair of a USG Health Systems Strengthening Technical Working Group (TWG) and shape PEPFAR strategy on HRH investments. The incumbent will design, implement, and monitor programs designed to increase the number and quality of clinicians, public health professionals, community health workers, and health personnel managers’ in-country, with an emphasis on sustainability and partnership. S/he will provide activity oversight as contracting officer representative (COR) and activity manager and provide technical guidance to implementing partners and Mission staff on HRH issues.
Any application that does not meet the minimum requirements stated below will not be evaluated. Only short listed applicants will be contacted. If you have not been contacted within one month from the closing date of this solicitation, please consider your application unsuccessful.
Salary range: $50,240-$77,876 (annual basic salary paid in local currency Kwacha at the prevailing exchange rate), equivalent to FSN-11 Exception Rate Range.
How to apply
For a complete solicitation for this opening please visit: https://mw.usembassy.gov/embassy/jobs
Only those fulfilling the education and experience requirements listed above should submit their application by e-mail to:
or through regular mail to:
USAID/Malawi, Human Resources Section,
NICO House City Centre,
P.O. Box 30455,
following the PRESENTING AN OFFER instructions stated in the solicitation. The strict closing date/deadline for receipt of applications is October 25, 2019.