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Inc. (JSI)

John Snow

This is a Full-time position in Kampala posted April 19, 2022.

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# Job Description

John Snow, Incorporated SI is recruiting for several positions for their
five-year USAID-funded U.S. President’s Malaria Initiative Uganda Malaria
Reduction Activity PUMRA. PUMRA aims to improve the survival and well-being
of Uganda’s most vulnerable pregnant women and children in selected regions.
The Activity will work with the Government of Uganda to improve technical,
managerial, financial, and leadership capacity at all levels of the health
system.

Position Title: Health Systems Strengthening Advisor
Location: Kampala, Uganda
Position Type: Full-time
Reports to: Director, Community Resilience and Development

Job Summary:
The Health Systems Strengthening Advisor is a full-time position based in
Kampala. The Advisor will provide technical assistance to the Activity and to
the Director, Community Resilience and Development on health system
strengthening HSS at community, district and regional levels to meet PUMRA’s
objectives including planning, implementing and monitoring interventions,
providing capacity building, documenting and reporting on HSS activities. The
HSS Advisor will report to the Director, Community Resilience and Development
and have dotted line supervision to the regional Health Systems Strengthening
Officers.

Responsibilities:
• Responsible for coordinating with the district governments and providing
technical support around health systems functions: capacity building, good
governance, health information systems, and integration of malaria health
services at both facility and district levels
• Provide supportive supervision and ensure that project staff based in the
regional offices have the capacity, resources and support to achieve joint
goals established between the project and district governments
• Take lead on field action plans to ensure that project strategies are being
implemented consistently in the districts
• Oversee five health systems strengthening officers to support regular
district engagement, communication and technical support;
• Build, maintain and strengthen district government and key stakeholder
relationships with the project team;
• Assist in drafting program documents like the strategic plan, preparing
technical documents, concept papers, Annual Work Plans, quarterly and annual
reports, etc.
• Provide technical and data analysis of HSS interventions to ensure PUMRA is
achieving program intent:
• Maintain documentation of meetings, correspondence, and other materials
related to activities identified under health system strengthening functions
• Monitor HSS project activities, prepare monitoring reports, identify
problems and propose possible solutions along with recommendations to the SMT.
• Ensure that the project adheres to national and international technical
standards and that best practices and approaches are well-documented and
highlighted throughout project implementation, and Carry out other tasks as
assigned by the Director Community Resilience and Development.

Qualifications:
• Master’s Degree in public health or a related field;
• Minimum five years of experience of progressively increasing responsibility
working for a technical assistance health program
• Experience working on health systems strengthening activities
• Experience designing and implementing successful HSS approaches with the
public sector in Uganda
• Excellent interpersonal, teamwork, supervisory, communications and mentoring
skills
• Experience managing technical staff
• Experience working with a variety of partners including CBOS, DHOS.

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Email:: pumrajobs@jsi.com

Please submit a cover letter and CV to **pumrajobs@jsi.com** by April 29, 2022

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