CAMRIS International is a 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 is seeking a Program Director (PD) who can work independently to provide leadership and oversight of to lead a health evaluation program for USAID. S/he will manage a portfolio of assignments and a cadre of health consultants. Also S/he will be responsible for all aspects of an assignment including assignment planning, design, recruitment, budget management, implementation, and close-out.
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 health 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. Health program and research management
4. Mission support and
5. Logistical support for meetings/conferences.
The Project Director will be responsible for the overall management of the contract. In addition, s/he will be responsible for the technical supervision of all aspects of contract work,
including consultant identification and management, dissemination of information, and submission of reports and other contract deliverables. The Project Director is expected to take an
active role in organizing consultancies to ensure that the interests of USAID are best served at the lowest possible price. The Project Director will collaborate with the COR and Contracting
Officer in carrying out the project activities.
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