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.
In Vietnam, CHAI works with a number of departments in the Ministry of Health to help reach national HIV, TB, and malaria targets. Established in Vietnam in 2006, CHAI has emphasized a sustainable and integrative approach to health systems strengthening premised on a close partnership with government to build national capacity.
CHAI's team in Vietnam consists of a dynamic core of 12 staff in addition to resources available at the regional and global levels.
CHAI in Vietnam is looking for a Manager who will oversee CHAI's technical support to the National Institute of Malariology, Parasitology, and Entomology (NIMPE), the Quy Nhon Institute of Malariology, Parasitology, and Entomology (IMPE), the HCMC IMPE, and other elements of the National Malaria Control Program (NMCP) of the Ministry of Health (MOH) in optimizing current strategies, and developing and executing new strategies and interventions to help accelerate Vietnam's drive towards malaria elimination.
The Manager must be a highly motivated, entrepreneurial individual with outstanding people and program management, problem-solving, analytical, and communication skills. The position will be based in Hanoi with travel within the country expected up to 25% of the time.
This position reports to the CHAI Associate Director in Vietnam.