Regional Associate Director Specified Regions USAID Afghanistan NHTAP

Vacancy Number:500
Title: Regional Associate Director Specified Regions USAID Afghanistan NHTAP
Duration:1 year extendable
Exp.: 2019-07-03-(4 Weeks Ago)
Jobs no:1
Salary:As per company Salary Scale


Organization: FHI 360 / NHTAP | About FHI 360 / NHTAP
City: Badakhshan, Badghis, Baghlan, Balkh, Bamyan, Farah, Faryab, Ghazni, Hilmand, Herat, Kabul, Kandahar, Kapisa, Khost, Kunar, Kunduz, Laghman, Logar, Wardak, Nangarhar, Nimroz, Nuristan, Paktya, Paktika, Panjshir, Parwan, Samangan, Sar-e Pol, Takhar, Uruzgan, Zabul, Jawzjan
Country: AF


Education:Masters Degree
Work Experience:8-10 Years

  • Master’s or doctoral degree in public health or a related field; a medical doctor is preferred.

  • 8 - 10 years of experience in relevant field.

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a supervisory or management position.

  • Experience in managing health projects that include clinical and community components is required; experience in maternal and child health programming strongly preferred.

  • Experience in providing technical assistance to project/government staff working on primary health care projects desired.

  • Demonstrated proficiency with using Microsoft Office Suite required.

  • Able to analyze and identify gaps for remediation in operations and financial reports.

  • Able to problem solve and develop and implement corrective action as needed.

  • Familiarity with application of program evidence to providing guided technical assistance and mentorship.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English Dari and/or Pashto.

Duties & Responsibilities


We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Regional Associate Director for West (Herat Badghis Nimroz Farah Faryab) South (Helmand Kandahar Zabul Paktika) East (Kunar Khost Nuristan Nangarhar Uruzgan) North-Central (Balkh Baghlan Kapisa Panjshir Parwan) North (Jawzjan Saripul Samangan Kunduz Takhar Badakhshan) Central Highlands (Bamyan Daykundi Ghazni Ghor) and Central (Kabul Logar Paktia Wardak)  for an anticipated multiyear USAID National Health Technical Assistance Program (NHTAP) in Afghanistan.  The activity aims to improve health outcomes through improved utilization of high-impact sustainable accessible and quality health and nutrition services across Afghanistan. The program will enhance the Afghan Ministry of Public Health’s capacity to support the health systems and policies required to provide high-quality services across Afghanistan and ultimately improve health outcomes among Afghans nationally.


This position is subject to project award and funding.  In the application please specify the region for which you are applying.


Job summary / Responsibilities:

The Regional Associate Director for the stated regions will be an FHI 360 employee working and placed at the NHTAP office in Kabul. Under the guidance of the Technical and Operations Directors the Regional Associate Director will lead and manage all project technical assistance activities across EPHS and BPHS partners in the region coordinate with relevant Government entities monitor consortium partner implementation quality and achievement and provide focused technical assistance as needed to EPHS BPHS and consortium partner teams.


Submission Guideline

We offer competitive compensation and an outstanding benefit package.

How to Apply:  Interested candidates can apply and submit their CVs/resumes and cover letters to [email protected]

Please clearly indicate the name of the position and region that you are applying in the subject line of your email.

To facilitate the review please include names and contact information for references.

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. 


This job description summarizes the main duties of the job. It neither prescribes nor restricts the exact tasks that may be assigned to carry out these duties. This document should not be construed in any way to represent a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.


We offer competitive compensation and an outstanding benefit package. Please click here to visit FHI 360s Career Center for a list of all open positions.

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Email: [email protected]