Ethiopia: Chief of PartyClosing date: 2015-03-31Organization: FHI 360 Country: Ethiopia Closing date: 31 Mar 2015 FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in Health, Education, Nutrition, Environment, Economic Development, Civil Society, Gender, Youth, Research and Technology; creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today's interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 60 countries, all 50 U.S. states and all U.S. territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of: Chief of Party Project Description: FHI 360 is a global development organization with a rigorous, evidence-based approach. Our professional staff includes experts in health, nutrition, education, economic development, civil society, environment and research. FHI 360 operates from 60 offices with 4,400 staff in the U.S. and around the world. Our commitment to partnerships at every level and our multidisciplinary approach enable us to have a lasting impact on the individuals, communities and countries we serve–improving lives for millions. FHI360 seeks a qualified candidate for the position of**Chief of Party** for an upcoming health communications project in Ethiopia. This position will be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Availability of position is contingent upon funding and approval of key personnel. Job Summary / Responsibilities: Provide overall leadership management and general technical direction of the entire program, ensuring an integrated vision among different components and actors, and a focus on achieving results. Responsibilities: The responsibilities shall include over all planning, coordination, and direction of all activities including the work of sub-recipients (if any). S/he is responsible for the oversight and the management of all staffs and activities of the project. The Chief of Party shall be expected to have regular transparent communication with the AOR Provide overall vision and leadership for the project. Develop and monitor work plans and budgets; ensure appropriate levels of technical assistance in program operations; coordinate partner efforts in program implementation; ensure appropriate program monitoring and reporting. Ensures that systems are in place so that each implementing agency fully complies with USAID and other donor regulations regarding implementation procedures, reporting and evaluation. Ensure alignment of project technical strategies and needs of national structures. Serve as the project’s representative to USAID/Ethiopia, the Ministry of Health, other donors and institutions, technical agencies and other participating organizations as required. Responsible for the successful implementation of the project and for providing general program and technical direction as well as completion of required reports. Identify issues and risks related to program implementation in a timely manner, and suggest appropriate program adjustments. Qualifications: S/he shall be the Chief of Party with at least 10 years of experience in the following areas: A minimum of a Master's degree in health communications, public health management, social sciences, international development, or a related field. At least 10 years experience leading, managing and implementing large international development projects, specifically with experience in two or more of the following areas: health communication, health systems strengthening, behavioral change communication, community development or public health, disease prevention. Broad understanding of public health and in particular, sufficiently knowledgeable in the area of Social Behavioral Change Communication related to health particularly in Africa as well as relevant socioeconomic, institutional and policy issues that are related to this area of work. Professional experience interacting with US Government agencies, host country governments, and other relevant stakeholders. Demonstrated experience working in partnership with international donors and agencies We offer competitive compensation and an outstanding benefit package. Please click here to visit FHI 360's Career Center for a list of all open positions. FHI 360 is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. FHI 360 is committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or status as a veteran with respect to policies, programs, or activities. How to apply:https://jobs-fhi360.icims.com/jobs/15290/chief-of-part Share
Ethiopia: Social Enterprises Business Consultant InternClosing date: 2015-03-31Organization: Nuru International Country: Ethiopia Closing date: 31 Mar 2015 Nuru International is offering a Summer 2015 internship opportunity based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (duration and dates of internship are flexible and to be discussed - preferably 8-10 weeks) working with our team - reporting directly to the Social Enterprises Business Consultant (SEBC). In Ethiopia, Nuru is looking to diversify its product lines and potentially invest in businesses with greater start-up capital requirements. This is an exciting opportunity for an autonomous individual to work hands on with the SEBC and SE Program Director based in Addis to research and develop potential product ideas. In the dynamic business environment of Ethiopia, experience in structuring a business, raising start-up capital, diversifying product lines, and minimizing risk will be gained. Nuru will provide a weekly stipend, and cover costs associated with accommodations and travel . Travel through Ethiopia using public means will be required. Specific Responsibilities: Provide guidance and advise on social business implementations Create, design, implement, and analyze key performance indicators (KPI) for business operations Review existing and new financial projections and business plans Assist in optimizing initiatives including identifying key issues and opportunities in sales, marketing, production, operations, quality, and other areas Suggest social business ideas for future launch Drive special projects as assigned Submit regular progress reports Required Skills and Attributes: Must have an MBA or currently be an MBA candidate Must be able to live and work in a developing country Must be able to work independently Must have strong excel and financial modeling skills Must be able to conduct field-based research and analyze data Must be responsible, dependable, and results-oriented Desired Skills: Previous experience running a business, starting up a business, developing a detailed business plan, working with agricultural commodities, or food manufacturing Previous experience living and working abroad will be valuable Previous consulting experience in either the private or social sector How to apply:To Apply: Please apply online at http://www.nuruinternational.org/careers and upload your resume/ CV and cover letter, outlining how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position. Nuru International is an Equal Opportunity Share
Ethiopia: MdM seeks a medical project officer in EthiopiaClosing date: 2015-03-31Organization: Médecins du Monde Country: Ethiopia Closing date: 31 Mar 2015 For more than 30 years, Médecins du Monde, a campaigning medical organisation committed to international solidarity, has been caring for the most vulnerable populations at home and abroad. It has continued to highlight obstacles that exist in accessing health care and has secured sustainable improvements in health-for-all policies. Those working for this independent organisation do not solely dispense care and treatment but condemn violations of human dignity and rights and fight to improve matters for populations living in precarious situations. MdM currently works in 46 countries across all continents where it focuses on 4 priority areas: caring for the health of migrants and displaced persons, promoting sexual and reproductive health, combating HIV and reducing the harm and risks associated with drug use, crises and conflicts. Since January 2014, MdM has started a 3 years project, under the title: “Preventing genital mutilation and its harmful consequences for 6,900 newborn girls and 46,600 women of childbearing age in Ethiopia” in Afar region – zone 5- with Afar local implementing partner: ACISDA (Afar Community Initiative Sustainable Development Association). TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The Medical Project Officer will work under the direct responsibility of the General Coordinator. She/he is based in Dawe and in ACISDA office and one week/month is in Addis Ababa office. The Medical Project Officer has a very important role as a MdM representative and interlocutor between MdM, the local partner (ACISDA Afar Community Initiative Sustainable Development Association), the local government regulatory agencies and local NGO. The Medical Project Officer will have to: Coordinate and monitor the project activities through the local partner NGO: ACISDA Provide technical support in FGM (Female Genital Mutilation) prevention, especially for training of the health extension workers and mide wife (safe de infibulation / FGM complications and risks…) Ensure the implementation of the logical framework of the project Ensure the implementation of the MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) signed between ACISDA and MdM Develop and maintain good relations with government officials and regulatory bodies in order to facilitate the work of MdM Develop and maintain good relations with NGO, UN and others organizations Collect information about context and security situations and report to the general coordinator Will participate with the administrator and logisitcian based in Addis Ababa to financial and logistic tasks. CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: Starting: 19/01/2015 Duration: 1 year months (renewable) Contract: VSI (Loi française) / VOLUNTEER (French law) / VOLUNTARIO (Ley francesa) CDD / FIXED-TERM CONTRACT / CONTRATO TEMPORAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE NEEDED: Diploma of midwife or nurse At least 2 years of professional experience as midwife or nurse Ability to teach/train Patience and understanding Interest, curiosity and respect for different cultural backgrounds, ability to consider intercultural approach Good listener Communication skills Computer skills Reporting skills Fluent in English (speaking and writing) Languages: Fluent English How to apply:Please apply via this page : https://mdm.profilsearch.com/recrute/intranet/fo_annonce_voir.php?id=1193&idpartenair Share
Ethiopia: PHIA Project – Project Director (Ethiopia)Closing date: 2015-03-31Organization: International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs Country: Ethiopia Closing date: 31 Mar 2015 POSITION SUMMARY: In partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ICAP will conduct Population-based HIV Impact Assessments (PHIAs) in specific PEPFAR-supported countries. Each PHIA will define the status of the national HIV epidemic, guide global and local allocation of funding and resources based on evidence, and integrate capacity building of country stakeholders in the design, conduct, analysis, and use of PHIAs. Reporting to the PHIA Project Director in the ICAP New York headquarters (HQs) and the ICAP Ethiopia Country Director, the Project Director, Ethiopia*PHIA**Project* will lead the implementation of the Ethiopia Population-based HIV Impact Assessments (PHIA) Project. Ensures coordination of all facets of the national level impact assessment which, in addition to the Ethiopia Public Health Institute (EPHI) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Ethiopia, including the participation of and/or contributions from local institutions, the Central Statistics Agency (CSA) as well as other in-country survey and lab organizations. Provides oversight and management of other locally-hired PHIA staff, which may include a Project Coordinator, a Laboratory Advisor and other positions. More details on ICAP’s PHIA Project may be found at: http://icap.columbia.edu/news-events/detail/icap-to-lead-large-populatio... This position is grant funded. MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITIES: Oversee the recruitment, training and day-to-day supervision of ICAP Ethiopia PHIA Project staff. In collaboration with ICAP HQ and other ICAP PHIA staff, CDC and the EPHI, oversee all country-level aspects of the PHIA project including protocol development; ethical reviews; Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and training manual development; staff training; community sensitization; project implementation; adherence to approved protocol/SOPs; and data management, analysis, and dissemination. Oversee all study activities conducted in Ethiopia by outside sub-contractors and communicate regularly with the sub-contractors to ensure that all activities adhere to approved protocol/SOPs and are in line with the study timeline. Represent ICAP in discussions about the PHIA Project held with the EPHI, CDC and other in-country collaborators. Communicate effectively to various audiences regarding the details of the PHIA Project and ensure stakeholder understanding of and participation in the project. Track PHIA progress and prepare PHIA progress reports on a regular basis to be shared with the EPHI, CDC Ethiopia, other local organizations and ICAP HQs. Lead the development and implementation of a data dissemination strategy for the PHIA Project, in particular with plans for local dissemination, in coordination with CDC, EPHI and ICAP HQs. Conduct capacity building workshops, as needed, to support the implementation of the PHIA Project. Participate and lead in the preparation of scientific analyses, abstracts and publications. Perform other duties as directed. TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: Periodic domestic travel throughout Ethiopia to support the planning and implementation of the PHIA Project. EDUCATION: Requires a MPH, MD, PhD, or equivalent professional degree. EXPERIENCE, SKILLS & MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum four (4) years of research or survey experience. Demonstrated experience managing complex multi-organization collaborations, and capacity building of local partner organizations. Demonstrated skills in supervising staff, team building and management. Strong data analysis skills. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Amharic and English. EXPERIENCE, SKILLS & PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Demonstrated experience in conducting national-level surveys. Demonstrated experience working in low-resource settings with HIV program/research experience. Experience with statistical sampling as well as quantitative data collection methodologies and database design and management. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Oromo language. How to apply:NOTE: This is a local hire position (i.e., candidates must be eligible to work in Ethiopia) and the successful candidate will be an employee of ICAP in Ethiopia and subject to the local terms and conditions of employment which includes a competitive salary and benefits package. Please send an application letter and CV by email with a subject title “PHIA Project – Project Director” to icap-jobs-ethiopia@columbia.edu. Please do not attach any certificates when submitting on line. Only short listed applicants will be c Share
Democratic Republic of the Congo: Short term national experts with proven expertise in implementing Disaster and Emergencies Preparedness SchemesClosing date: 2015-03-31Organization: Transtec Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, South Sudan Closing date: 31 Mar 2015 We are looking for**LOCAL** experts from the following countries : DRC, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, South Sudan, who have experience in implementing Disaster and Emergencies Preparedness Schemes. Duration: Short-term inputs over the next 3 years How to apply:CV should please present in a detailed manner all the experiences, tasks and responsibilities led in past job, similar to those described in the above job description. If you meet your criteria, your could then send your CV to: martac@transt Share
Ethiopia: MdM Seeks a MEDICAL PROJECT OFFICER - ETHIOPIAClosing date: 2015-04-30Organization: Médecins du Monde Country: Ethiopia Closing date: 30 Apr 2015 For more than 30 years, Médecins du Monde, a campaigning medical organisation committed to international solidarity, has been caring for the most vulnerable populations at home and abroad. It has continued to highlight obstacles that exist in accessing health care and has secured sustainable improvements in health-for-all policies. Those working for this independent organisation do not solely dispense care and treatment but condemn violations of human dignity and rights and fight to improve matters for populations living in precarious situations. MdM currently works in 46 countries across all continents where it focuses on 4 priority areas: caring for the health of migrants and displaced persons, promoting sexual and reproductive health, combating HIV and reducing the harm and risks associated with drug use, crises and conflicts. Since January 2014, MdM has started a 3 years project, under the title: “Preventing genital mutilation and its harmful consequences for 6,900 newborn girls and 46,600 women of childbearing age in Ethiopia” in Afar region – zone 5- with Afar local implementing partner: ACISDA (Afar Community Initiative Sustainable Development Association). TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The Medical Project Officer will work under the direct responsibility of the General Coordinator. She/he is based in Dawe and in ACISDA office and one week/month is in Addis Ababa office. The Medical Project Officer has a very important role as a MdM representative and interlocutor between MdM, the local partner (ACISDA Afar Community Initiative Sustainable Development Association), the local government regulatory agencies and local NGO. The Medical Project Officer will have to: Coordinate and monitor the project activities through the local partner NGO: ACISDA Provide technical support in FGM (Female Genital Mutilation) prevention, especially for training of the health extension workers and mide wife (safe de infibulation / FGM complications and risks…) Ensure the implementation of the logical framework of the project Ensure the implementation of the MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) signed between ACISDA and MdM Develop and maintain good relations with government officials and regulatory bodies in order to facilitate the work of MdM Develop and maintain good relations with NGO, UN and others organizations Collect information about context and security situations and report to the general coordinator Will participate with the administrator and logisitcian based in Addis Ababa to financial and logistic tasks. CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: Starting: ASAP Duration: 1 year Contract: VOLUNTEER (French law) Monthly allowance: 915 euros/month + perdiem SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE NEEDED: Diploma of midwife or nurse At least 2 years of professional experience as midwife or nurse Ability to teach/train Patience and understanding Interest, curiosity and respect for different cultural backgrounds, ability to consider intercultural approach Good listener Communication skills Computer skills Reporting skills You will be committed to MdM’s values as an organisation and be motivated by its non-statutory, Not-For-Profit model Languages: Fluent English (oral and written) mandatory MdM stands up for the integration of people living with disabilities and fights against discrimination. How to apply:To apply this position, please send a resume and a cover letter via this link. To have a look at all our vacancies. « MdM reserves the right to close any vacancy before the advertised deadline. Thank you for your understa Share
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