The Project Manager will lead the efforts on the TB LON MH - AFRICA Project.
Responsibilities will include the overall planning and coordination of activities, including the work of subrecipients in the Agreement. The Project
Manager will oversee the project’s implementation plan, monitoring, and evaluation plan, and provide technical assistance and leadership of all project partners.
? Provide oversight for all of project activities ensuring key results are met.
? Lead implementation of the project’s activities and goals, develop solutions to barriers, ensure efficient use of resources.
? Serve a critical role as liaison, facilitate meetings between project stakeholders and leadership, and complete and maintain professional documentation for projects and deliverables.
? Establish and maintain communication channels with USAID/Washington, USAID missions, MOH, other national health entities and stakeholders, international organizations, etc.
? Execute project management processes and methodologies to ensure projects results are delivered on-time, within the budget and adhere to high quality
? Ensure documentation and dissemination of findings, impact, innovations, and lessons learned.
? Ensure timely, high-quality, and complete submission of work plans, quarterly and annual reports, M&E reports, financial reports, and any other reports required by USAID; and
? Use professional judgment in handling information and be sensitive to project team, individual and all levels of organizational concerns.
- Make use of data, statistical and quantitative analysis, explanatory and predictive modeling, and fact-based management to drive decision making.
- Any other duties assigned by the Supervisor
? A bachelor's degree in a health related field.
A master's degree in public health, health services management, administration, business, or a related field.
? Have at least 15 years of experience in working for or managing similar types of projects for international donors.
? Experience in developing and implementing public health programmatic activities, preferably related to tuberculosis and within Uganda.
? Have experience interacting with other government agencies, e.g., Ministry of Health, national implementing partners and international development organizations .
? Strong written and oral English language skills
? Have strategic vision, leadership qualities, depth and breadth of technical expertise and experience, solid management experience, strong interpersonal, written, and oral presentation skills to fulfill the diverse technical and managerial requirements.