Deputy Chief of Party and Senior Technical Advisor in Nairobi Area - Oxford Epidemiology Services

Oxford Epidemiology Services
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Oxford Epidemiology Services LLC (Oxford Epi) provides high quality strategic consulting to donor agencies, governments, international development and civil society organizations. Our mission is to harness the power and potential of technology and innovation to meet basic needs of communities worldwide, thereby enabling people to thrive in their environments. Our staff can rapidly deploy to deliver technical assistance, conduct research and/or program evaluations, and transform field data into actionable insight quickly to give our clients a powerful edge for evidence-based decision making. The result-- we miss fewer opportunities to have a positive impact on lives.
Recruiter from sector Health / Nutrition, From 1 to 10 workers

    About this job ad 25 March


  • Negotiable
  • Location

  • Nairobi, Nairobi Area
  • Description

  • The Deputy Chief of Party/Service Delivery Technical Advisor (DCOP/SDTA) will be responsible for technical oversight of the activity and is specifically responsible for project implementation that relates to facility and community level service delivery. The DCOP/SDTA reports directly to the COP and will take a leadership role in ensuring technical implementation and ensure the activity meets stated goals and reporting requirements. S/he will assume the responsibilities of the COP in their absence. S/he will coordinate among USAID and key stakeholders and other implementing partners and will interact with numerous GOK institutions and representatives, particularly at the county/facility level. S/he will take a technical leadership role in coordination with GOK and other partners and will work closely with the Health Systems Strengthening Advisor. S/he will be knowledgeable about current implementation science and state-of-the-art service delivery approaches.
    Minimum Requirements:
    ▪ A Master’s Degree in public health or related field.
    ▪ At least seven years of experience in managing and implementing complex public health programs of similar scope and size in a development context, with at least five of those years in Sub-Saharan Africa, preferably in Kenya.
    ▪ At least five years of demonstrated experience in project design of HIV technical activities and managing and supervising teams
    ▪ At least three years demonstrated, recent experience within the capacity as senior staff in some aspect of HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment; and/or quality improvement/quality assurance; health systems strengthening; M&E; and operations research.
    ▪ Demonstrated ability to work effectively with government representatives, for-profit private sector entities, local community organizations, donors and other stakeholders, particularly at the sub-national level. ▪ Professional level of oral and written fluency in English language
  • Number of vacancies: 1
  • Requirements

  • Years of experience: 7
  • Availability for travel: Yes
  • Availability for change of residence: No


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  • Deputy Chief of Party and Senior Technical Advisor  in Nairobi, Nairobi Area

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    Oxford Epidemiology Services
  • Work type

    Full Time

  • Type of contract

    Temporary contract

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