Provide technical leadership and management oversight for FHI 360’s efforts to improve health systems across multiple, related domains. Health systems innovations (HSI) program spans health economics and financing, human resources for health (HRH), science of improvement, innovations in service delivery, and laboratory systems strengthening. The Director will collaborate with research teams to generate new evidence in the field of health systems – spearheading thought leadership. S/He will provide insight of best practices in Health Systems in Low and Middle income countries (LMICs) including fragile and post conflict settings. S/He will lead and manage teams of various sizes and is the primary representative for HSI. Ensures strong collaboration with host country government, international donors and sponsors, and other key stakeholders. S/He will lead business development efforts to maintain and expand HSI programming. Additionally, s/he will coordinate with colleagues within HSI and throughout FHI 360 to ensure that workplans, routine reports and technical deliverables adhere to the highest quality standards and are evidence based. The Director will build the skills and capabilities of staff within HSI and in country-based programs to deliver technically sound programs. S/He may function as a Project Director on moderately complex multi-sector and/or multi-country project.
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