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, 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
Tuberculosis (TB) program:
TB is the one of the top ten causes of death worldwide and the leading cause of death due to a single infectious agent. By acting as a trusted advisor to governments, CHAI aims for transformational improvements to the efficiency and effectiveness of national responses to the TB epidemic, by supporting the introduction and rollout of new drug and diagnostic products; designing, testing and supporting the scale-up of service delivery models; and providing technical support in the areas of strategic planning, data management and analytics, costing and procurement and supply chain management. On the global side, the team interacts with donors, manufacturers, multilateral agencies and other partners to identify and implement market-based interventions to improve the affordability and supply security of quality assured TB products, with a primary focus on MDR-TB and TB preventive therapy (TPT) medicines. The team is also engaging in the areas of TB care in the private sector and TB case finding.
CHAI’s current program areas include:
CHAI's Global TB team is currently seeking a Senior Manager. As Senior Manager, the successful candidate will lead the operational delivery of grants and programs and assist the Director and Global TB Team Senior Leadership in setting and executing strategy. S/he will, along with the Director and Global TB Senior Leadership Team, represent the program to CHAI’s global leadership, other teams across the organization, and in external forums. S/he may manage a team of 2-3 staff and assist with coordination of grant implementation across nine CHAI countries in Africa and Southeast Asia. The Senior Manager must have excellent relationship management and program management skills.
CHAI is seeking an individual with at least 10 years’ experience involving country-level experience delivering innovative public health interventions. A proven record of leadership, strategy development, program management, communication skills, and analytical skills are required. The Senior Manager must be able to function independently and flexibly in a diverse and fast-paced environment. CHAI places great value on personal qualities including resourcefulness, tenacity, humility, and a strong commitment to excellence.
The position will require significant international travel, estimated at ~30-40%. This position reports to the Director, Global Tuberculosis Team.
The base location is flexible, with a preference for the East Coast of the United States.