Abt Associates Zambia
Posted Job
over 3 years ago

Senior Health Sector Budgeting and Planning Specialist

The International Health Division is committed to the improvement of health and healthcare delivery around the world. Serving both the public and private sectors, our efforts include health policy research and evaluation, health promotion and disease prevention, health finance, and health systems management. Our impact is felt in policies that ensure healthcare access for women, children, and individuals with special needs, in strengthening health infrastructures, and HIV/AIDS solutions. Abt Associates seeks a qualified Technical Specialist 12 / Senior Health Sector Budgeting and Planning Specialist to support the Supporting an Aids Free Era (SAFE) project and the International Health Division in Zambia. The USAID-funded SAFE project is led by John Snow International and Abt Associates is a sub-contractor responsible for activities involving capacity development and public financial management. The project will provide technical assistance to the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Finance and in three provinces to reduce HIV mortality, morbidity and transmission, while improving nutrition outcomes and FP integration.

Senior Health Sector Budgeting and Planning Specialist

Key Roles and Responsibilities

The Senior Health Sector Budgeting and Planning Advisor will provide leadership for budgeting and planning strengthening strategies and activities

This position reports to the Director of Institutional Capacity Development & Policy Reform and is based in Lusaka

Support the MOH to generate accurate data, undertake data analysis and ensure that it available to inform quarterly, semi-annual and annual planning and budgeting at all levels

Work with MoH counterparts at national level to strengthen GRZ systems for annual planning and budgeting related to HIV & AIDS prevention, treatment and care activities.

Support MOH to roll out system improvements to the provincial level

Provide research analysis, advisory services on project planning, implementation, training, monitoring and evaluation

Supervise 3 provincial level budgeting and planning specialists

Qualifications

Master’s Degree in Public Health or Management

At least ten (10+) years of work experience in the health sector, experience in HIV & AIDS service delivery and/or program implementation preferred.

Experience at national or provincial levels of the health system in Zambia will be an added advantage

Excellent computer, communications, and organizational skills

Proven ability to write technical papers and reports

Qualifications

10+ years of experience

Master’s degree OR the equivalent combination of education and experience

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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