Third Country Nationals (TCN)

  • Senior-level, Short-term contract assignment
  • Posted on 19 February 2021
  • Worldwide
  • Closing on 31 December 2021
  • Current

Job Description

The Global Health Technical Assistance and Mission Support Project (GH-TAMS) is a five-year USAID-funded activity providing the Bureau for Global Health (GH) and USAID Missions around the world with high quality technical expertise to achieve the Agency’s global foreign assistance health mission.

GH-TAMS is seeking to deepen its pool of third country national consultants (TCNs) and non-US citizens consulting in countries outside their country of residence for consideration for upcoming short-term public health consulting assignments in Africa, Asia, Europe and Eurasia, Latin America and the Caribbean, and the Middle East.

Prior experience with USAID desirable.

GH-TAMS hires independent consultants to provide management support and technical assistance to USAID Health Offices in the following technical and cross-cutting areas:

  • Environmental Health
  • Family Planning/Reproductive Health
  • Food Security
  • Global Health Security
  • Health Systems Strengthening (HSS)
  • HIV and AIDS (and PEPFAR specific assignments)
  • Malaria
  • Maternal, Neonatal and Child Health (MCH)
  • Neglected Tropical Diseases
  • Nutrition
  • Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC)
  • Tuberculosis (TB)
  • Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (WASH)
  • Costing, Health Economics and Policy
  • Gender
  • Human Resources for Health
  • Information & Communications Technology (ICT)
  • Knowledge Management
  • Monitoring & Evaluation
  • Organizational Development & Capacity Strengthening
  • Project Design
  • Quality of Care
  • Social & Behavior Change Communications (SBCC)
  • Strategic Information
  • Supply Chain Management (SCM)
  • Youth

Assignment roles and responsibilities will vary depending on factors such as an assignment’s technical or managerial focus but typically involve project and activity planning, management and coordination; project design and development; technical advice and leadership; strategic planning and assessments; data or policy analysis and research; counterpart strengthening; and communications and reporting.

To apply for consideration, click on “Please Register” below. You will be asked to complete an online profile and upload your CV into the GH-TAMS consultant database. Please indicate prior USAID experience if you previously worked for USAID.

About the Organization

The Global Health Technical Assistance and Mission Support Project (GH-TAMS) is a five-year USAID-funded activity providing the Bureau for Global Health (GH) and USAID field missions with high quality technical expertise to achieve the Agency's foreign assistance global health mission. With start-up in the fall of 2019, GH-TAMS follows the success of the Global Health Program Cycle Improvement Project (GH Pro).

GH-TAMS technical assistance covers a broad range of technical areas and cross-cutting issues such as HIV/AIDS. family planning, MNCH, infectious disease, TB, health finance, reproductive health, organizational development, OVC, project design, facilitation, M&E and strategic planning.

Project assignments are located in Washington D.C. and worldwide in Africa, Asia and elsewhere. Assignments typically range from two weeks to six months in duration.

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