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Friday, July 6, 2018

Nafasi ya Kazi Technical Project Manager, Data Use Partnership - PATH, Tuma maombi Yako Mapema

Technical Project Manager, Data Use Partnership
Tracking Code 8979

The project consists of three workstreams:
• Working with the Government to put in place and support effective governance and coordination processes for the Investment Roadmap as a whole
• Demonstrating instituted data use practices, including the use of digital tools by primary care workers, facility supervisors and health managers
• Supporting data consistency and exchange through enterprise architecture, including a health worker registry and an administrative area registry

Key Responsibilities:
The position will work closely with the project leadership based in Tanzania and America to carry out the following:
• Ensure the appropriate management of work plans and donor deliverables by working with the Project Director to assign or oversee appropriate staff to finalize these deliverables in line with deadlines and appropriate approvals.
• Ensure defined standards, tools, and norms for activity management, knowledge management, and standard operating procedures are reinforced and adhered to by project staff.
• Define meeting agendas, strategic direction/questions, and provide insights into key risks, challenges, and opportunities that should be presented to project team and/or donor.
• Effectively manage and mitigate risk related to the project activities by monitoring dependencies across the workplan and paying particular attention to: non-compliance, regulatory standards, and work with the project administrators to ensure financial management practices are being adhered to.
• Address challenges related to project execution when there are budgetary implications, concerns or successes, or when processes are not being followed.
• Work with the technical team to lead the technical writing of materials for the weekly DUP Implementation team meetings, quarterly meetings with the Governance Unit, and other workshops/meetings with government officials.
• Partner closely with the U.S. based project manager to in the monitoring of the workplan, progress against timelines and deliverables.
• Assist technical team members with writing project documents and editing drafts in an effort ensure the highest level possible activity outputs and deliverables.

Required Experience

• Minimum bachelor’s degree in a related field, preferably masters level.
• At least 5 years demonstrated experience as a project manager with a track record of architecting and managing milestone-based projects within budget and time constraints.
• Experience translating complex technical material related to digital health, health systems, health data, and health policies, into digestible communications for lay audiences. Significant analytical writing experience a plus.
• Excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues and relevant project stakeholders.
• Demonstrated and proactive organizational, prioritization, and workload management skills in a high-pressure environment.
• Excellent IT skills, including a good understanding and experience of Microsoft Office Products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, SharePoint). Knowledge of SharePoint and Smartsheet is a plus.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Kiswahili.
• Must have legal authorization to work in Tanzania.

PATH is dedicated to building an inclusive workforce where diversity is valued.

PATH is an equal opportunity employer. Every qualified applicant will be considered for employment. PATH does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or orientation, genetic information, age, national origin, marital status, disability status, political ideology, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Job LocationDar es Salaam, , Tanzania
Company LocationTanzania, Dar es Salaam
Position TypeFull-Time/Regular