CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high-quality, cost-effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today’s most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve the lives of people around the world.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has contracted through Social Solutions International partnered with CAMRIS International, to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:
United States Agency for International Development/Bureau for Global Health, Office of Infectious Diseases, Neglected Tropical Diseases Division (GH/ID/NTD)
Title:Neglected Tropical Diseases Advisor
Application Deadline: Open until Filled
The Neglected Tropical Diseases Advisor will provide programmatic and technical support to USAID’s Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) Division. The Advisor will support key components of the Division’s drug quality and supply chain management investments, as well as provide technical assistance to Francophone countries.
The Advisor will be assigned the Bureau for Global Health, Office of Infectious Diseases, Neglected Tropical Diseases Division, and receive guidance from the NTD Division Chief, who will serve as USAID point of contact (POC). USAID’s Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) Division manages an annual $100 million portfolio that provides support to 31 countries across 8 programs and coordinates with five pharmaceutical companies to leverage $4.5 billion in drug donations per year. This portfolio is centrally managed within the Bureau for Global Health, Office of Infectious Diseases.
NTDs cause significant morbidity and mortality worldwide. More than one billion people – one-seventh of the world’s population – suffer from one or more NTDs. Often the source of deep stigma, NTDs cause disability, severe disfigurement, and blindness. These diseases affect the world’s most vulnerable populations with devastating, lifelong disabilities that contribute to ensnaring individuals, families, and even entire communities in poverty.
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This is an opportunity for employment or a contract, but we reserve the right to make no selection or award.
Social Solutions International and CAMRIS International offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. Please submit your resume online at www.camris.com
Social Solutions and CAMRIS are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.