Pact is recruiting for a Deputy Project Director for an upcoming global project – Expanding Health Partnerships (EHP) under USAID’s existing New Partners Initiative Global Health Annual Program Statement (NPI GH APS) whose goal is to reach and sustain efforts to address health priorities to prevent child and maternal deaths, control the HIV/AIDS epidemic and combat infectious diseases globally. The project will aim to foster local partnerships to strengthen health services for improved accessibility, affordability, replicability, and/or accountability in support of improved health outcomes.
The Deputy Project Director will support the Project Director to provide technical leadership and oversight for the overall project, including operational considerations for country-based programming with an eye towards human resources, knowledge management, finance, compliance, transparency and accountability. S/he will provide strategic planning leadership to operationalize the global platform of the program and support country-specific start-ups and close-downs. S/he will track the budget to ensure that spending is in-line with projections and the workplan. S/he will ensure that technical targets are in line with the available budget. This position is contingent upon award.