MSH is looking for talented, passionate people to join us in furthering our mission to save lives and improve the health of the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people by closing the gap between knowledge and action in public health.
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The M&E Sr. Advisor works under the direction and supervision of the M&E Principal Technical Advisor in the Performance, Learning and Impact (PLI) unit. S/he supports the Principal Technical Advisor in the accomplishment of the PLI functions related to results-based project design, monitoring for project implementation, project evaluation and applied research. The M&E Sr. Advisor will serve as a member of the M&E team in the PLI unit to further strengthening M&E function and practices across projects implemented by technical groups (HPG and PHT) at MSH. The M&E Sr. Advisor also contributes to the compilation, analysis and documentation of aggregated results at output and outcome levels and contribution to long-term health impact from the portfolio of MSH projects. The M&E Sr. Advisor also supports PLI in designing M&E approaches for new projects during project design phases, including positioning and proposal development. Finally, the M&E Sr. Advisor works in alignment with the PLI approach towards developing and fostering an “evaluative thinking” culture across MSH and contributes to PLI efforts in becoming a learning organization. The MER Senior Advisor is expected to adopt a client-centered approach in all interactions with MSH corporate, group, and project level staff. A collaborative and integrated working style is highly valued and expected.
The Senior Private Sector Technical Advisor will provide technical services to further the objectives of ONSE. The Advisor will substantively contribute to the implementation of ONSE. S/he will also be available to assist with private sector designs, evaluations and other private sector assistance. The Advisor will be responsible for providing technical support to the project team regarding the private health sector; serving as a technical resource on private and commercial health sector initiatives
This position will support the pharmaceutical finance component of the SAFEMed Project with the aim of improving pharmaceutical sector resource mobilization and efficiencies. The Senior Technical Advisor (STA) will support all components of the health reform agenda, including providing technical assistance in establishing a medicines reimbursement system, carrying out costing studies of medicines and other commodities proposed for reimbursement, and building MOH capacity to conduct routine costing analyses to provide evidence-based decisions for the expansion of the program; carrying out other health finance and economic studies to inform evidence-based decision-making related to pharmaceuticals and other commodities; promoting integration and sustainability with other health reforms, such as the integration of reimbursement into the eHealth system and provider payment system; analyzing finance flows to identify potential opportunities to improve resource allocation efficiencies for medicines and other commodities; and building finance management capacity within the MOH and other key stakeholders.
This position is for local hires. No allowances or relocation available.
SIAPS provides technical support to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW), Directorate General of Health Systems (DGHS) and the Directorate general of Family Planning of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MOHFW) of Bangladesh for the strengthening of supply chain management systems required to manage health commodities. The scope of this work involves strengthening of procurement planning and management systems, logistics management information systems, warehousing and distribution capacity, as well as supporting the development of public sector capacity in supply chain management including capacity building of national indigenous institutions.
Senior Technical Advisor, procurement provides technical assistance on procurement management systems to the MOHFW and its Directorates like DGFP/DGHS/CMSD especially Procurement and Logistics Management Cell (PLMC).This position will be located within the office of the PLMC and will report to the Team Lead-Procurement.
The Senior Technical Manager, Malaria position is designed to provide technical assistance, specifically to the NMEP and State-levels MEPs, in meeting the technical demands of the Global Fund malaria grant. The Senior Technical Manager, Malaria is expected to support the NMEP to ensure quality malaria case management delivery in public and private facilities and to assist in the monitoring of activities as they relate to the M&E plan. Also, the incumbent will plan and coordinate with other Global Fund Malaria Grant partners assisting the NMEP to improve quality of malaria case management in other States and among different technical support areas such as Supply Chain, Supervision (OTSS) and M&E. The work involves complex and interrelated processes. The political environment requires a high degree of sensitivity and diplomacy in supporting the NMEP, State MEPs and LGAs, establishing dialogue, and developing activities to support improved quality of malaria case management practices in public and private facilities. The incumbent will require a depth of expertise that will allow her/him to provide leadership and management in malaria-related issues and programs, including the capability to identify and systematize otherwise diffuse issues.
The Senior Technical Manager, Malaria provides professional leadership support to the NMEP, State MEPs and LGAs for the achievement of objectives set forth in the Global Fund Malaria Grant, which support the National Malaria Control Strategy. The principal task of the incumbent is to provide overall management, technical guidance and leadership to the NMEP and State MEPs around implementation of the Global Fund Malaria Grant.
The Senior Technical Manager for Supply Chain Management (STM-SCM) is the lead technical manager responsible for the planning, implementation and evaluation of all project supply chain activities. S/he works closely with the Chief of Party, Deputy Chief of Party, other project staff, international partners, local partners, and stakeholders for the development and implementation of supply chain policies and procedures in support of medicine quantification, procurement, warehousing, inventory management, ordering/issuing and distribution.
The STM-SCM provides technical leadership and direction for the development and implementation of innovative strategies and activities to support the strengthening of supply management systems in Nigeria. The STM-SCM works with other project staff on the development and deployment of appropriate logistic management information systems that support the planning and monitoring of supply chain operations. S/he supports supply chain capacity building efforts and ensures that systems and processes are in place to assure the continuous availability of key program commodities.
Management Sciences for Health is a global health nonprofit organization, which uses proven approaches developed over 40 years to help leaders, health managers, and communities in developing nations build stronger health systems for greater health impact. We work to save lives by closing the gap between knowledge and action in public health. MSH responds to priority health problems such as HIV & AIDS; tuberculosis; malaria; maternal, newborn and child health; family planning and reproductive health; and chronic non-communicable diseases such as cancer, diabetes, and lung and heart disease. Through strengthening capacity, investing in health systems innovation, building the evidence base, and advocating for sound public health policy, MSH is committed to making a lasting difference in global health.
We are often searching for consultants to work with us on short and long term assignments around the world. If you are an independent contractor, and are interested in consulting opportunities with MSH please feel free to submit your CV by applying to this announcement, and we’ll be in touch if the right opportunity fits with your skillset.
The Systems Support Specialist provides the day-to- day operational support of the Supply Chain system in collaboration with the integration team, and other business units throughout the organization. The Specialist is responsible for monitoring system issues and working with product teams to resolve. The Specialist will be a bridge between business analyst, integration teams, and end users to help develop and test tailored solutions to improve and enhance the Supply Chain system solution. As an expert on the Supply Chain system implemented solution, the Specialist will configure or develop and document solutions as required. The Specialist will also provide backup to the Operations Analyst for general support activities. The System Integration Specialist is part of the IT Strategy-Operations implementation team and works in collaboration with the MIS Unit, closely with the Global Supply Chain project staff, and other PFSCM Units as applicable.
The overall goal of the Projecto de Saúde Para Todos – Health for All (HFA) project is transforming USAID partnerships to strengthen the effective use of Angola’s resources to meet the country’s development needs. The project team will move beyond “partnership as usual,” directly engaging government, civil society, private sector, and beneficiary partners from day one to co-diagnose fundamental barriers, co-design approaches to strengthen health systems, and co-implement proven interventions, thus building ownership and skills to transform HFA interventions into measurable and sustainable outcomes beyond program end. In the work plan of IR5 MSH is projected to strengthen institutional capacities in 24 municipalities in 5 provinces in northern Angola.
The Capacity Building Advisor will sit at the central level in Luanda and will be responsible for providing technical assistance for Intermediate Result 5: Capacity of municipal and provincial governments to plan, fund, monitor, and supervise health programs improved (IR5). The CB – Advisor will work under the direction of the Capacity Building Senior Advisor, supporting: 1) municipal governments to craft health plans and budgets and support local partners, and 2) MOH national authorities and Health Provincial directorates, in order to create and ensure synergy with all the different stakeholders.
Management Sciences for Health (MSH) seeks a Technical Director for a potential 5 –year, USAID-funded Accessible Continuum of Care and Essential Services Sustained (ACCESS) program in Madagascar. The purpose of the program is to build the capacity of Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) actors at the district level and below in all districts in the implementation regions, to design, develop, manage, deliver, monitor and evaluate health services and programs in their catchment areas.
Work at the national level will focus on informing policy, guideline development, as well as advocacy on key health service delivery issues. The activity will also engage with regional health authorities with limited interventions to ensure coordination, planning and effective management of health activities in their districts. ACCESS will work to improve the clinical skills and health governance skills of primary health care providers to deliver high quality, accessible preventive and curative health services. To expand the reach of the public health system, the activity will work to improve the skills and motivation of community health volunteers to deliver quality health services and ensure they work under the supervision of their respective CSB. Finally, ACCESS will promote positive health behaviors, including care seeking behaviors in the target communities through a comprehensive and contextualized social and behavior change (SBC) approach and improve the capacity of the MOPH and local institutions to design, implement, and monitor and evaluate SBC activities.
This position is subject to award and funding.
This position will be responsible for technical direction of service delivery activities, ensuring that strategy is aligned with the program vision, goals, and plans to achieve program results. With guidance and support of the Chief of Party (COP) the Technical Director will coordinate the provision of technical services, harmonize efforts between project program areas and units in maternal health, family planning, reproductive health, malaria, nutrition, water/sanitation/hygiene, and health systems strengthening. S/he will set a positive tone for the entire project and inspire staff to apply results-based approaches for delivery of quality services to the clients we serve. Further, the Technical Director will contribute to documentation of project successes and lessons learned for local and international audiences, as well as quarterly reports.
Management Sciences for Health is seeking for a highly qualified Technical Director, Health Systems Strengthening for an anticipated five-year USAID funded HSS/Strengthening Decentralization for Sustainability (UHSS) project. The UHSS project will focus on strengthened health systems including human resources for health, strategic information, laboratory networks, Supply Chain logistics management, district based healthcare financing and good governance/leadership. This project focus will be essential for the attainment of the UNAIDS 90-90-90 set targets for the HIV/AIDS epidemic control and realization of the vision of an AIDS-free generation in Uganda.
Availability of the position is contingent upon issuance of a USAID award, and selection of final applicant is subject to USAID approval. Preference will be given to candidates with relevant experience in Uganda.
The Technical Officer will provide technical assistance in collaboration with MSH Challenge TB (CTB) Nigeria Senior Technical Advisor, TB, Principal Technical Advisor TB MSH, National TB and Leprosy Control programme (NTBLCP) of Nigeria and other stakeholders in accordance with the national TB policy guidelines and International Standards of TB care. S/he will report to MSH-CTB Nigeria Senior Technical Advisor TB.
Management Sciences for Health (MSH) saves lives and improves health by helping public and private organizations throughout the world to effectively manage people, medicines, money, and information. Working from more than 35 country offices and our Arlington, Virginia and Cambridge, Massachusetts US headquarters, our staff from more than 74 nations is highly regarded for its technical expertise, integrity, and commitment to making a lasting difference in health. We live our mission to save lives and improve the health of the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people by closing the gap between knowledge and action in public health.
LINKAGES is a five-year cooperative agreement funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and implemented by FHI 360 in partnership with Pact, IntraHealth International and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC). In Angola, MSH is LINKAGES’ operating partner. The project aims to accelerate the ability of governments, key population (KP) organizations and private sector providers to collaboratively plan, deliver, and optimize services that reduce HIV transmission among KPs – sex workers (SW), men who have sex with men (MSM), transgender (TG) persons and people who inject drugs (PWIDs) – and their sexual partners and extend life for those who are HIV-positive. The project goal will be achieved through the following results:
The LINKAGES Angola program is a four-year program tasked with strengthening the Government of the Republic of Angola (GRA) and community responses to KP to help reduce HIV transmission among FSW, MSM, and TG, and to improve capacity and systems required to enroll and maintain KP in care. LINKAGES will work with the Ministry of Health, National Institute for the Fight Against AIDS (INLS in Portuguese) to accelerate emerging GRA programming toward KP. The objective is to strengthen the care cascade for KP and leveraging other PEPFAR programs in high impact sites of priority provinces. LINKAGES will then reach KP through scaling up proven peer interventions, testing, and strengthened facility, community and GRA outreach, with specific focus on minimizing stigma and discrimination.
The Testing, Care and Treatment Technical Assistant will work as part of a team to ensure that CSO partners improve their ability to offer HIV counselling and testing regularly to KP members as well as link HIV+ patients to care and treatment. As part of the Testing, Care and Treatment technical team, the Assistant will contribute to ensuring national clinical standards are followed by teams and that they are knowledgeable and competent to offer clinical services in the community. MSH encourages former Sex Workers and members of the LGBTI community to apply.
The Travel Coordinator provides support in travel logistics. She/he manages domestic and international travel for staff and MSH consultants and partner organisations. She/he ensures that MSH standard operating procedures and donor requirements are complied with. She/he will endeavour to use best-pricing practices to ensure cost efficiency for MSH.
Under the overall direction of the Senior Manager of the Supply Chain Team, the MSH Senior Procurement Analyst is responsible for supporting MSH’s Travel Program including analysis of processes and technology related to business travel with the objective of making the program more efficient and effective. This individual will oversee the corporate relationship with MSH’s off-site travel service agency, Atlas Travel. This includes taking part in maintaining relationships with key suppliers in an effort to establish corporate rates while administering and communication MSH’s travel related policies and procedures. The MSH Senior Procurement Analyst is aware of, and adheres to, MSH’s Code of Business Ethics and Conduct.