Nafasi za kazi EngenderHealth-Senior AdvisorFP/RH Integrated


EngenderHealth is a leading global women’s organization committed to ensuring that every pregnancy is planned, every child is wanted, and every mother has the best chance at survival. In 20 countries around the world we train health care professional and partner with governments and communities to make high-quality family planning and sexual and reproductive health services availability today and for generations to come.
Comprehensive health Services Delivery (CHSD) is a five years project (Object 1, 2016 to September 20, 2021) funded by the American People through USAID that aims at supporting the Government of Tanzania (GOT) to increase access to high quality, comprehensive and integrated health services, especially for women and youth, with a focus on maternal, neonatal, child and reproductive health and nutrition outcomes.
CHSD award 3 is implemented in Southern regions of Tanzania focusing on comprehensive health service daily for preventative and curative services with regards to FP, HIV/AIDs, TB, Malaria, and MCH. The project covers geographic areas with the highest disease burden namely Njombe, Iringa, Ruvuma, Morogoro, Lindi and Mtwara. CHSS award 3 projects is managed by Deloitte Consulting LTd in partnership with FHI360, EngenderHealth, and management and Development for health (MDH). EngerHealth is the lead gender, youth FP/RH and MNCH project’s components.
EngenderHealth is seeking applications from highly qualified Tanzanian candidates to fill in the following positions for CHSD award 3.
Senior AdvisorFP/RH Integrated (1 Position based in Dar es Salaam)
Position Description: The Senior Advisor FP/RH Integration will have overall responsibility for the development of the Project’s FP/RH strategy to increase access to high quality and sustainable facility and community-based FP/RH services. S/he will work closely with CHSD Manager Facilities based Integrated Service delivery, projects team, government officials, and FP/RH partners to plan, implement, monitor and evaluate interventions to ensure efficient delivery of integrated FP/RH services within the care system. Senior Advisor FP/RH Integration, based in CHSD projects office Dar es Salaam, works closely with the Projects senior staff and the Regional and district office staff to provide technical assistance and guidance for clinical and community activities. The senior Advisor FP/RH Integration will support strengthening and expansion of existing services, and integration of FP/RH into HIV other health services.

Key Qualifications:
• Must possess a medical degree (MD, MBBS), clinical degree (such as nursing, midwifery) o a university degree in a related, relevant field and licensed medical professional in Tanzania.
• Masters of Public Health degree or Masters of Medicine in Obstetrics & Gynecology is highly desirable.
• Experience in clinical service delivery experience, either hands-on or supervision of RH/FP and MCH programs.
• A minimum of five(5+) years of experience providing FP/RH technical assistance to public and private institutions/organizations, including clinical training, and mentoring health care providers at multiple levels of the health system, is essential.
• Must be a seasoned professional with vision, strategic planning skills and an understanding of the integration of maternal and reproductive health professional with family planning to ensure efficient and effective services for the Tanzania healthcare system.
• Program design experience with FP/RH programs is desirable.
• Experience in presenting findings, results and lessons learned to a variety of audiences is desirable.
• Experience working for international agencies and USAID-funded health programs is preferred.
• Excellent interpersonal skills (e.g. active listening, cultural competence, responsiveness)
• Strong written and verbal communications skills in English are a must.
• Ability to travel approximately 30% of his/her time to supervise and support field activities.

Please visit the careers page at to submit your application online by 28t October, 2016. Please include the region of preference; details of your salary requirements and salary history (if possible, include a USAID biographical data sheet).

EngenderHealth provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment, without regard to race, creed, ancestry, citizenship, region, color, gender, age, national origin, political belief, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as a victim of domestic violence, marital status or disability or any other protected characteristic under applicable federal, state and local laws.