The Senior Technical Advisor (STA), provides management support and technical assistance for the design and implementation of country interventions related to Global Health Security Agenda /Antimicrobial Resistance (GHSA/AMR), working independently or as part of the country MSH or MTaPS team.
The STA provides support to Country Director or country Principal Technical Advisor (PTA), advises the HQ’s Manager and Technical Lead of GHSA/AMR portfolio, and provides direct technical assistance to Ministry of Health and other country partners and stakeholders. As required, the STA also provides technical assistance to other MTaPS country activities, and works with MTaPS Technical Strategy Lead and other MSH technical staff on opportunities, new and existing tools, and country implementation programs related to strengthening pharmaceutical management systems.
Technical Support (40%)
Capacity Building (40%)
Monitoring and Evaluation (10%)
Performance Management (5%)
Knowledge and Skills:
Cultural sensitivity and diplomacy
Ability to work independently and in team
Good judgment for decision making.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills; ability in consensus building and constructively leading a team.