Posted on :
20 Dec, 2021
20 Dec, 2021
This is a regional, remote position and can be based anywhere in Africa
The Aurum Institute is offering a great opportunity to qualified and experienced staff to contribute towards our mission to improve the health of people and communities through innovation in Health Research and Systems. We are focused on research, support and implementing integrated approaches to managing TB and HIV.
Job Title: Deputy Project Director, Africa
Location: Mombasa, Mombasa, Kenya
Reference #: EM1#
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Market Related
The Deputy Project Director, Africa will assist the Project Director in carrying out the oversight and management functions of the Cooperative Agreement. The Deputy Project Director will assume responsibilities of the Project Director when the Project Director is absent or unable to perform her/his duties and responsibilities.
The position requires an individual with:
A masters’ degree in health sciences or a related advanced degree and 10+ years of relevant experience in Africa.
Experience in designing and/or implementing research projects.
Experience in TB control in Africa.
Demonstrated skills as a manager or deputy director of a similar type of program.
Leadership qualities, depth and breadth of technical expertise and experience, strong management experience, and written and oral communication and interpersonal skills to fulfill the diverse technical and managerial requirements of the program description.
A technical background and language skills of the USAID priority countries that complement the Project Director.
Regional Africa experience is required.
Candidates MUST meet all of the criteria to be considered for this position. Only qualified candidates will be
Application Deadline: 03/01/2022