Management Sciences for Health (MSH) seeks a Grants Coordinator for an anticipated three year project to support the execution of the Joint Learning Network (JLN) strategic plan and core network operations to achieve the 2022 vision of the network. This is a full-time position.
The JLN is a network of 33+ member countries that brings together a global community of practitioners and policymakers to develop practical approaches and resources to achieve universal health coverage (UHC). The JLN’s activities focus on expanding coverage, particularly to poor and vulnerable populations; expanding access to essential health services; improving quality and safety of health care; and increasing financial sustainability. MSH in its role as JLN network manager (NM) supports the work of the JLN in a number of areas, including management of sub-awards made for various JLN activities including awards to fund technical initiatives and support for activities in and for JLN member countries.
The overall responsibilities for this position are to (1) provide general program coordination, including administrative and logistical support to the rest of the NM team, especially for important JLN meetings; and (2) manage the sub-granting process through which MSH as the NM identifies, selects, engages, manages and monitors compliance of sub-awardees who will act as facilitators of JLN learning activities.
The Grants Coordinator will work closely with the JLN NM Executive Director, Technical Initiatives Manager, Contracts Officer, JLN NM support staff, and JLN donors.
JLN Project Coordination (40%)
Award preparation, administration, and compliance (60%)
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