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. We apply a customized, customer-centric, cost-effective business approach to offer greater value to our clients and challenge the way things have always been done in our field.
CAMRIS International works closely with USAID and the Bureau for Global Health.
CAMRIS is seeking a Program Manager who can work independently to manage a portfolio of assignments and a cadre of health consultants. S/he will be responsible for all aspects of an assignment including assignment planning, recruitment, budget management, implementation, and close-out. It also involves direct client relationships and routine coordination with Global Health evaluation consultants. CAMRIS seeks candidates who are able to multi-task, problem-solve, and ensure high quality management of Global Health evaluation, technical assistance, research, logistical and mission support activities.
The project provides the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Bureau for Global Health, regional bureaus, and missions with ready access to high-quality, external technical expertise to design, support, and evaluate programs contributing to the achievement of U.S. Government (USG) objectives. The contract is comprised of five components:
1. Program and project evaluation
2. Technical assistance
3. GH program and research management
4. Mission support and
5. Logistical support for meetings/conferences.
The Program Manager will manage a portfolio of Global Health evaluation assignments, each with technical consultants to backstop. S/he may work in a teaming arrangement with another Program Manager to co-manage complex assignments which often entail multiple consultants who conduct extensive international travel, a dense schedule of key-informant interviews, and/or performance evaluation activities. S/he will be responsible for managing client relationships and ensuring that Global Health evaluation activities are completed on time, according to the Scope of Work, project policies and procedures and within budget.
S/he will report to the Deputy Director/Operations, work in collaboration with the Project Director, Deputy Director/Technical Advisor, and coordinate with other Program Managers. S/he will mentor and team with Associate Program Managers (APMs) and Project Assistants (PAs). Duties and composition of portfolio will vary based on the Program Manager’s interests and project needs, but may include the following types of activities:
Assignment Planning and Logistics Preparation