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Deputy Director, Community Health Strengthening
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- Post-graduate education
- Business, strategic management
- Executive (director)
- Full Time
The Community Health System Strengthening Team
The Community Health System Strengthening Team consists of seven savvy specialists. People who understand the challenges of community health and help governments deliver high impact, low cost community health services. The team has a captain.We’re looking for a first mate.
Living Goods works with governments and nonprofit partners to build networks of motivated and effective Community Health Workers. Right now these networks help 6 million people across in Kenya, Uganda, Zambia, and Myanmar. We need your help to quadruple that.
The Deputy Director of Health System Strengthening will serve as the “first mate” to the Captain of the Health System Strengthening Ship.She/he will support the ship’s crew: the partnership managers, who identify new opportunities; and the government advisors, who provide technical guidance and support.
• Identify best practices.
Living Goods multiplies its impact through partnerships with government and nonprofit organizations. These are our Assisted Networks. We need you to determine the best ways create and sustain them. In some cases, partnerships may be a contracting arrangement for us to deliver our Direct Operations. In other cases, we will help improve a Ministry’s stock and supply of medicines and other health products, mobile health implementation, or collection and use of data.
• Open doors to opportunity.
We need you to build on your network – to promote Living Goods’ work to national and county ministry of health leaders and to help Strategic Partnership Managers broaden their reach and focus on the biggest opportunities.
• Motivate the managers.
You will help the Strategic Partnership Managers and Government Partnership Advisors draw lessons from their experiences, hone their techniques, and solve problems along the way. You will also help team members learn from and support each other.
• Mobilize internal resources.
Living Goods (LG) in-house experts include mHealth technology specialists, communication experts, health experts and innovators. You will help the team identify who at Living Goods can help an LG partner and how.
General InformationSalary range
: Not specifiedAdditional information
: Not specifiedContract type
: PermanentJob type
: Full TimeLocation
: NairobiArea of work
: Business, strategic managementSeniority
: Executive (director)
Job RequirementsRequired education
: Post-graduate educationRequired relevant work experience
: 7 yearsRequired skills
: Business strategy; Partnerships; Research and development; Technical support; Enterprise Resource Planning - ERP system (use of); Innovation processesRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
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