CAMRIS 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, to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:
U.S. Agency for International Development, Africa Bureau, Office of Sustainable Development, Health Division
Title: Senior Malaria Technical Advisor
GS: 14 - Equivalency
Application Deadline: Open until Filled
The Africa Bureau (AFR) Regional Health Team works across all health sectors, supports USAID Missions in Africa, and directly manages activities that support African capacity development and improve the lives of Africa's most vulnerable populations. The Malaria Division of the Health, Infectious Disease and Nutrition Office of USAID’s Bureau for Global Health (GH) is charged with the technical leadership for and management of USAID’s malaria portfolio, including leading the U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI).
The AFR Health Team seeks a Senior Malaria Advisor to serve as an integral member of both AFR’s Health Team and GH’s PMI Team, while assigned to AFR, Office of Sustainable Development (AFR/SD), Health Team. Key responsibilities include: providing technical guidance, monitoring, and support to USAID headquarters and Missions, PMI country teams, technical counterparts, implementing partners, Ministries of Health, and other stakeholders. S/he will serve as a senior-level liaison between the AFR Health Team and PMI leadership, facilitating general information sharing relevant to AFR and PMI, and assuring PMI policy and strategy updates are clearly conveyed and discussed as necessary. S/he will exercise independent judgment in planning and carrying out tasks, in support of USG priorities at critical technical and policy forums, in resolving problems and conflicts, and in taking steps necessary to meet deadlines.
Applicants selected will be subject to a background investigation and must obtain and maintain a favorable adjudication as applicable to their position/duties
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.