The PBI Principal Technical Advisor will provide leadership for the performance-based contracting component of the project to implement PBI program at the district level and provide capacity building of the health facility staff and the Ministry of health team and the PBI steering committee to oversee and implement the PBI program. S/he will implement performance-based contracting systems with districts, including templates for solicitations and contracts; supervise staff in the implementation of PBIs; and develop procedures for the contracts management cycle, including a contracts database for monitoring.
Master’s degree in health economics, business, or finance, or a related advanced degree relevant to the field of public health. Minimum five years of experience in managing health programs and/or in health system strengthening, and specific experience in designing or overseeing Performance Based Incentive efforts. Demonstrated experience collaborating with a range of counterparts, including the Ministry of Health, in the districts as well as at the national level in a way that leads to technically sound and effective PBI interventions. Demonstrated competence in assessing priorities and in managing a variety of activities in a time-sensitive environment, and in meeting deadlines with attention to detail and quality.