Chemonics International Recruitment for Ghana (4 Various Positions)

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10 Feb, 2012

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Vacancies in Ghana

1. Chief Of Party:

Chemonics International seeks a chief of party for an anticipated USAID-funded health project to expand the use of best practices in HIV/AIDS throughout West Africa. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world. Responsibilities include:
  • Provide overall program direction and technical expertise
  • Serve as the project’s principal liaison with USAID, institutions, and client partners
  • Lead coordination efforts with government counterparts, donors, and other key stakeholders
  • Supervise a diverse professional staff
Required Skills or Experience

  • Advanced degree or equivalent experience in public health, medicine, social sciences, or an equivalent field required
  • Minimum 10 years of mid-to-senior level experience in health, specifically HIV/AIDS programming, prevention, treatment, and care
  • Minimum five years at a senior leadership level directing a health project
  • Minimum eight years of experience living and working in a developing country
  • Demonstrated ability to create and maintain effective working relations with senior government personnel, NGO partners, U.S. and foreign government organizations, and donor partners
  • Demonstrated comprehensive understanding of regional health issues
  • Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proficiency in English and French required

2. Deputy Chef of Party

Chemonics International seeks a deputy chief of party for an anticipated USAID-funded health project to expand the use of best practices in HIV/AIDS throughout West Africa. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world. Responsibilities include:

  • Serve as the key liaison between the project and relevant counterparts
  • Provide managerial and technical support to the chief of party
  • Supervise project subcomponents and activities
Required Skills or Experience

  • Advanced degree or equivalent experience in public health, medicine, social sciences, or a related field required
  • Minimum eight years of mid- to senior-level experience in health, specifically HIV/AIDS programming, prevention, treatment, and care
  • Minimum five years at a senior leadership level directing a health project
  • Minimum five years of experience living and working in a developing country
  • Demonstrated ability to create and maintain effective working relations with senior government personnel, NGO partners, U.S. and foreign government organizations, and donor partners
  • Demonstrated comprehensive understanding of regional health issues
  • Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proficiency in English and French required
3. Monitoring and evaluation specialists
Chemonics International seeks monitoring and evaluation specialists for an anticipated USAID-funded health project to expand the use of best practices in HIV/AIDS throughout West Africa. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world. Monitoring and evaluation specialists will work on program-specific HIV/AIDS monitoring and evaluation efforts in coordination with project technical specialists.
Required Skills or Experience

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  • Advanced degree in public health, epidemiology, social science, or other related discipline required
  • Minimum 10 years of monitoring and evaluation experience in health
  • Five years of directing monitoring and evaluation in a large-scale USAID project preferred
  • Demonstrated knowledge of program design and development
  • Experience working with complex databases
  • Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity
  • Fluency in English and French required
4. Health Specialists
Chemonics International seeks senior-level health specialists for an anticipated USAID-funded health project to expand the use of best practices in HIV/AIDS throughout West Africa. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world. Long- and short-term assignments may involve the following technical areas:

  • HIV/AIDS
  • Reproductive health and family planning
  • Maternal, neonatal, and child health
  • Nutrition
  • Tuberculosis
  • Health systems
  • Health communications
  • Knowledge management
Required Skills or Experience

  • M.P.H., M.D., Ph.D., or equivalent combination of education and work experience in health-related field
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience in developing countries with a focus in one of the technical areas listed above (additional experience may be required for specific positions)
  • Experience working with USAID or other donor-funded projects
  • Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity
  • Proficiency in English and French preferred
How To ApplySend electronic CVs and expressions of interest by February 24, 2012 to: [email protected]. No telephone inquiries, please.

Applicants should also download and complete our EEO self-identification form and separately submit it to[email protected] when applying for this position. Please include “name of position, region/country” in the subject line. Applicants can indicate on the form their choice not to disclose. Thank you for completing the form and supporting our EEO reporting requirements.

Finalists will be contacted.

Chemonics is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, equal pay, disability and genetic information.

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