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
William J. Clinton Foundation (WJCF) works closely with CHAI and has been working in India since 2004 in close partnership with and under the guidance of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) at the Central and States’ levels on an array of high priority initiatives aimed at improving health outcomes. Currently WJCF works across projects to expand access to quality care and treatment for HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis-C, tuberculosis, cancer and immunisation. Additionally, WJCF is also supporting the government of Madhya Pradesh (MP) on large-scale programs to arrest childhood and maternal mortality due to malnutrition, anaemia, diarrhoea and pneumonia, and helping increase access to quality Family Planning services.
About the Program:
Chennai is the fourth most populous metropolitan area in India, governed by the Chennai Corporation, with a strong public health structure and a large, fragmented private health sector. The Chennai Corporation, together with a wide-ranging partnership of public and private sector stakeholders, is now spearheading an ambitious vision for a TB-free Chennai. Under this vision, the Corporation aims to develop a comprehensive service delivery model for rapidly achieving increased case detection, and reduced TB mortality in a complex urban environment. WJCF supports the Corporation as it strives to realize its visio
The Manager will be responsible for driving successful execution of an existing portfolio of TB grants in the region and sourcing new opportunities in alignment with government priorities and organizational mission, vision and values. He/she will lead a multidisciplinary team of professionals and manage stakeholder relationships with government partners, donors and other non-governmental organizations among others.
He/she will be highly-motivated and entrepreneurial with outstanding analytical skills, problem-solving ability and communication skills. The Manager must be able to function independently, be comfortable working and coordinating the operations of cross functional teams, be flexible, and have a strong commitment to excellence. CHAI places great value on relevant personal qualities: resourcefulness, responsibility, tenacity, independence, energy, and work ethic.