The Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI) is a global health organization committed to saving lives and reducing the burden of disease in low-and middle-income countries (LMICs), while strengthening the capabilities of governments and the private sector in those countries to create and sustain high-quality health systems that can succeed without our assistance. For more information, please visit: http://www.clintonhealthaccess.org
The position would be on the global Laboratory Services Team (LST) who play a lead role at CHAI in helping to increase access to high quality, reliable and affordable diagnostic services across LMICs. This includes work that improves the overall laboratory system and ensures the timely and scaled rollout of the most appropriate screening, diagnostics and monitoring technologies.
CHAI is currently working with Ministries of Health to explore the potential for public private partnerships to strengthen their laboratory systems and create long-term improvements in healthcare delivery. CHAI will work with these countries to assess, design, negotiate and implement a public private partnership between partner governments and their respective private partners in order to realize this target impact.
CHAI is seeking a high-performing and entrepreneurial person for a key role as Country Support Manager. They will play a central role in structuring and developing these PPP agreements across a number of countries. The Country Support Manager provide technical, strategic and commercial guidance to CHAI country teams and Ministries of Health to develop diagnostic PPP agreements for laboratory services and imaging services.
They will support CHAI country teams to deliver a rigorous and timely development and approval process and manage relationships with a broad set of internal and external stakeholders. They will ensure rigorous and evidence-based analysis guides this process.
We are seeking a highly motivated individual with strong analytical and project management experience, expertise in resource-limited health systems, and deep commitment to contributing towards CHAI and LST’s strategic goals.
The candidate must be able to work independently and flexibly, prioritize across multiple workstreams and manage both internal and external collaborations, particularly with partner governments and Ministries of Health. The Country Support Manager will report to the AHDP Program Manager.
CHAI places great value on relevant personal qualities: resourcefulness, responsibility, tenacity, independence, energy, and work ethic.