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 Project Director for the globally-led EpiC project in Malawi. The position will be based in Lilongwe, Malawi.
The Project Director will have overall responsibility for administration, program management, performance monitoring and technical implementation and oversight of all aspects of activities, under the oversight of the EpiC global management team. S/he will serve as the primary point of contact for the EpiC Malawi project, liaising closely with the USAID/Malawi mission, MoH, local partners and other stakeholders. S/he will provide technical and management leadership to the project and ensure successful implementation of the work plan and achievement of the project’s targets and goals. S/he will identify venues to share program successes to strategically advance EpiC program objectives in Malawi. S/he will be required to coordinate and work with a diverse group of organizations and stakeholders, such as the DHA, senior government officials, CSOs, regional health staff, international and national development partner organizations, and the USAID mission. They will identify innovations and best practices from other contexts that could be adapted to address some of the challenges in the Malawi setting. The Project Director will ensure that technical efforts are evidence-based, community-driven and will contribute to the deliverables in Malawi.
How to apply
Interested candidates may apply online through FHI 360's Career Center at https://www.fhi360.org.careers . Detailed Job Description can be found at FHI 360 careers site.
Closing date of receiving applications is September 24, 2021. FHI 360 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Only shortlisted applicants will be invited for interview.