Local Zambian Technical Specialist for Mid-term Health Systems Evaluation

Apply by 17 January 2013
Posted on 3 January 2013

Job Description

ME&A is recruiting a Local Zambian Technical Expert for a Mid-term Health Systems Performance Evaluation in Zambia. The purpose of this evaluation is to assess project design and progress made toward achieving project objectives to date; make recommendations for project implementation through 2014 and; identify issues to be discussed at the organizational levels. The candidate must have extensive knowledge of and experience with integrated health programs and preferably, health system strengthening in Zambia. Other qualifications for the candidate include:

  • Expertise in at least one of the following areas: Human Resources for Health, HIV/AIDS, NNCH, Nutrition, FP/RH, and/or Malaria;
  • Minimum of six years of progressively responsible, Zambian-based experience in the design, implementation, and/or evaluation of health programs.
  • Possesses an MD, PhD, MPH, MA, MS or equivalent from an accredited institution in medicine, public health, or any social sciences relevant to working in health programs, with special emphasis on one or more of the following: Human Resources for Health, HIV/AIDS, NNCH, Nutrition, FP/RH, and/or Malaria;
  • Proven ability to interact and communicate effectively with a broad range of internal and external partners, including international organizations, host country government officials, company officials and NGO counterparts;
  • Demonstrated analytical and writing skills;
  • Must be fluent in English.

The local consultant will have an overall estimated timeframe of 12 weeks.

Send CVs by email to mkummings@engl.com with “Local Technical Specialist for Mid-term Performance Evaluation Zambia” in subject heading. Please include specific interests and availability. Deadline: January 17. Only finalists will be contacted. ME&A is an equal opportunity employer.

About the Organization

ME&A is a qualified small business, dedicated to providing creative solutions for economic development and social development throughout the world. Our Core Areas of Concentration include economic and community development, public adminstration and governance, and business development and technology transfer.

ME&A specializes in project and performance evaluations. The last year we have completed over 14 successful evaluations throughout the world in a range of topics.

ME&A’s staff of professionals are dedicated to pursuing excellence in the principles, practices and processes of their professions. We are a client-oriented organization committed to upholding the highest of professional standards and being a responsible corporate citizen.

We believe in creative teaming with other partners, maintaining strong professionalism and ethics in meeting our objectives, and utilizing our multicultural skills to better understand and communicate with our clients. ME&A pursues and embraces our client’s organizational and programmatic goals. We work as a team, whereever appropriate, to bring collective knowledge to bear in creating developmental solutions.