Job Description :
Position Title : Surveillance Technical Director
Opportunity Name : Expanding Efforts and Strategies to Protect and Improve Public Health in Vietnam
About FHI 360 :
FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions.
Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research and technology creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today's interrelated development challenges.
FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Surveillance Technical Director .
Job summary and responsibilities :
The Surveillance Technical Director will provide leadership and oversight for activities to strengthen indicator / case- and event-based surveillance systems and improve real-time electronic surveillance systems on sustainable platforms with access to comprehensive data.
These activities are part of the anticipated CDC Vietnam : Expanding Efforts and Strategies to Protect and Improve Public Health in Vietnam project.
The opportunity will support USG global health priorities in Vietnam by implementing programs and activities that strengthen public health programs.
by 3) responding rapidly and effectively to public health threats of international concern.
The technical directors will design and manage the surveillance systems activities of the project, support the Government of Vietnam and its relevant ministries in the strengthening of human and animal health diagnostic systems and will provide technical assistance in support of surveillance activities, development and dissemination of tools, materials, reports, papers, and intervention linked research.
Please note that the position is contingent upon successful award of the project and the selection of the final applicant is subject to donor approval.
The position will be based in Hanoi, Vietnam .
Specific responsibilities may include but are not limited to :
Qualifications and experience :
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.
FHI 360 is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. FHI 360 is an equal employment and affirmative action employer whereby we do not engage in practices that discriminate against any person employed or seeking employment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other
status or characteristic protected under applicable law.
How to apply
Interested candidates are encouraged to apply and submit their CVs / resumes and cover letters to APROProposal fhi360.org as soon as possible, but no later than August 1, 2020 .
In the application email, candidates are encouraged to use the subject line : Surveillance Technical Director, CDC Vietnam project