New Job Vacancy at T-MARC Tanzania – Chief of Party
T-MARC Tanzania is a non-profit Tanzanian organization working to improve public health and promote social development. Our socially marketed products and behavior change communication initiatives address pertinent health issues in family planning and reproductive health, child survival, water and sanitation, nutrition and communicable/non-communicable infections like malaria, HIV/AIDS and cervical cancer.
T-MARC is seeking applications for the positions of Chief of Party (COP)), MEL Director and Finance Director for an anticipated USAID Next Generation OVC Activity. This activity main purpose is to support the Government of Tanzania to increase access to and use of health/HIV, social, and protection services among OVC and youth in order to contribute to 95-95-95 goals: 95% of PLHIV know their HIV status; 95% of PLHIV are on treatment; and 95% of PLHIV on treatment are virally suppressed, by 2030. The OVC Next Generation Activity funding opportunity will support GoT and community systems and structures to improve the health, well-being, and protection of OVC and youth in high HIV burden communities within the North Eastern Lake Zones of Tanzania.
Position: Chief of Party
Reports to: Managing Director.
Location: Dar es Salaam
Working under T-MARC’s Managing Director, COP will provide overall leadership and technical direction for the project, ensuring achievement of project deliverables and targets. The incumbent will be the primary liaison with the funder and manage project staff and implementing partners to ensure proper reporting, financial management, and compliance. The COP will be responsible with coordinating government and other stakeholders to ensure that activities complement ongoing initiatives and adhere to country and global standards.
Preferred Qualifications and Experience
- Master’s Degree or higher in medicine, public health, health management, social science, or a related field,10 years’ experience in a senior role in designing, implementing, and managing large, complex health service delivery projects involving multiple partners in or for developing countries. At least five years of experience in OVC program implementation.
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Deadline for submission is March 31 2021 Only short-listed applicants will be contacted T-MARC is proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V