Founded in 2002, by President William J. Clinton and Ira C. Magaziner, the Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. ("CHAI") is a global health organization committed to saving lives, reducing the burden of disease and strengthening integrated health systems in the developing world.
CHAI's global malaria program provides direct technical and operational support to countries around the globe to strengthen their malaria programs and reduce the burden of this preventable, treatable disease. We support governments to scale up effective interventions for prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and surveillance, with the goals of sustainably reducing the number of malaria-related illnesses and deaths worldwide in the short-term and accelerating progress towards malaria elimination in the long term.
Overview of role:
CHAI is seeking a highly motivated individual to work as Program Coordinator to support a CHAI-led consortium of partners in increasing access to quality-assured treatment for children with severe malaria. This position will ensure smooth operations of the project in compliance with grant requirements and timelines, facilitate strong communication within CHAI and amongst consortium partners, and coordinate key project initiatives. In addition, this position will provide administrative support to the broader global malaria team. A successful candidate will be highly motivated and hard working with exceptional organizational, problem-solving, and communication skills. CHAI places great value on relevant personal qualities including resourcefulness, tenacity, independence, patience, humility, and strong work ethic.