The International Development Division focuses on improving the lives and economic well-being of people in lower and middle-income countries. We command technical expertise in health, agriculture, climate change, food security and governanceÂ—as well as in international evaluation. Our multi-layered health portfolio includes policy, health promotion and disease prevention, health finance, and health systems management. In partnership with government clients and local experts, our high-quality programs in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East are known for impact and innovation.
Call for Global Health Supply Chain Experts
Abt Associates is seeking expressions of interest from senior-level managers and technical experts fro work on the anticipated Technical Assistance Program under the USAID-funded Next Generation Global Health Supply Chain IDIQ. This program will focus on providing technical assistance services to improve operational excellence in the performance of country supply chains and improve the availability of health commodities to meet the needs of today’s populations as well as support countries on their journeys to self-reliance to meet the needs of tomorrow’s populations. All positions are open to all locations and are contingent upon contract award. Candidates with experience in the below sub-fieldsas they pertain to supply chainthat meet the minimum qualifications should apply.
Commodity Planning, Quantification and Forecasting
Procurement of goods and services/ Procurement reform
Public private engagement and contracting
Health system resilience
Health financing and resource management (including Human Resources) for supply chain
Public sector warehousing and Inventory Management
National/ sub-national engagement for supply chain/ decentralization
Health Commodity Distribution and Transportation to the last mile
supply chain management
Pharmaceutical management, training and quality assurance
Data Collection and analysis including eLMIS
Commodity and results-based financing
Governance and leadership and enabling environment for supply chain
Minimum of 7 years of progressively responsible experience managing or implementing global health supply chain programs in one or more of the following areas: Supply chain design and optimization, warehousing, distribution, quantification, forecasting, procurement, transportation, and information systems
Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in or supporting global health programs in developing countries is required
Substantial technical experience with programs related to supply chain management and systems strengthening, particularly those related to the implementation of reproductive health, MCH, HIV/AIDS, Malaria, TB prevention, care, and treatment programs in developing countries
Advanced degree in public health, economic development, operations science, or other related field. Specialized training and/or experience relating to pharmaceutical management or supply chain logistics preferred;
Excellent written and oral communication skills in English required.
Abt Associates is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse workforce. Abt Associates provides market-competitive salaries and comprehensive employee benefits.
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