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Chemonics International Inc.
Technical Director – GHSC-PSM
The purpose of the Global Health Supply Chain (GHSC) – Procurement and Supply Management (PSM) project is to ensure uninterrupted supplies of health commodities in support of USG-funded public health initiatives around the world. The project provides direct procurement and supply chain management support to the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI), and Population and Reproductive Health. In supporting USG-funded global health activities, GHSC-PSM will develop and manage a wide array of services for health commodity procurement and related systems strengthening technical assistance encompassing different elements of a comprehensive supply chain.
At the country level, GHSC-PSM supports country strategies and priorities that fall under the following three project objectives:
The Technical Director is responsible for assisting the Country Director with development and implementation of work plan and supervision of technical staff. S/He will provide oversight of all technical aspects of the project.
The Technical Director (TD), in coordination with the Country Director, provides strategic guidance and oversight on key supply chain functional areas such as Forecasting & Supply Planning, Warehousing and Inventory Management, Management Information System, supply chain governance and capacity development to strengthen national supply chain health system strengthening to ensure continuous availability of health commodities at service delivery points.
The TD informs the overall technical vision to strengthen supply chain management and long-term strategic direction of the family planning and Maternal Neonatal Child Health (MNCH) task orders of GHSC-PSM in Nepal, to ensure delivery of essential health commodities to support the national health system. Moreover, the TD serves on the Senior Management Team, as such, closely coordinates with the other project teams such as M&E, operations and finance teams.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Location of Assignment:
This long-term position will be based in Kathmandu, Nepal, with occasional local, regional, and international travel required.
Technical Director will report to the Country Director
Applications nbsp; Instruction: Applicants are requested to send their CV and Cover letter at firstname.lastname@example.org, Deadlines for the application is Friday September 18, 2020. No telephone calls are entertained.
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