Clinical Associate, Health Service Delivery – Clinton Health Access Initiative

Responsibilities:

The Clinical Associate will be responsible for providing analytical support and thought leadership to the MOH by actively participating and implementing evidence-based approaches to scaling up essential health services and addressing health service delivery barriers. His/her primary responsibilities will include (but will not be limited to):

  • Supervise the development of a framework to understand resource needs of health service delivery based on EHCP assessment outputs;
  • Develop and implement qualitative data collection tools to enhance assessment results and provide insight into service delivery barriers;
  • Engage key clinical MoH stakeholders in EHCP service scale-up policy discussions informed by the assessment results;
  • Identify trends in root causes to resource gaps a facilities and work with Senior Management Teams to address these challenges;
  • Work with other stakeholders and external experts as needed; and
  • Other responsibilities as requested by supervisor.

Qualifications:

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Nursing or Medicine, or a Masters in Public Health with practical experience in a clinical setting;
  • Ability to work independently and effectively in high-pressure, fast-paced environment;
  • Highly-motivated, entrepreneurial, with outstanding problem-solving skills and analytical capabilities;
  • Strong diplomatic and interpersonal skills, and ability to build strong professional relationships with a range of stakeholders in a challenging, multicultural environment;
  • Ability to multi-task and to be effective in high-pressure situations; and
  • Basic proficiency in relevant computer applications such as Excel and PowerPoint.

Advantages:

  • Experience working in public health and with international organisations;
  • Familiarity with a broad range of key global health issues, including health systems challenges in developing countries; and
  • Experience working in sub-Saharan Africa.

 

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