The Provincial Health and Nutrition Programme (PHNP) is a large-scale support programme, funded by UKaid. Its aim is to increase the coverage and utilization of RMNCH and nutrition services, particularly by poor people, in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab provinces.
The Technical Cooperation & Roadmap component of PHNP comprises: (i) technical assistance provided by the Technical Resource Facility (TRF+) to build capacity and strengthen health systems for RMNCH, with a particular focus on service delivery, financial management, and M&E; and (ii) the Health Reforms Roadmap, with a focus on strengthening political commitment and supporting high priority reforms through targeted interventions. We areseeking to recruit a Provincial Team Leader to lead the Technical Assistance team in Punjab province, based in Lahore.
Position Purpose and Summary:
The Punjab Provincial Team Leader will be responsible for leading the Punjab team of technical specialists, providing them with strategic guidance in order to provide effective and timely support to the provincial Department of Health and District governments for strengthening systems and building capacities. She/he will coordinate at senior levels of the government to provide policy advice, reach agreement on work priorities, and ensure the achievement of project’s objectives. She/he will coordinate closely with DFID, and represent TRF+ in deliberations with the provincial government.
We are looking for someone with:
With proven experience/understanding of:
Candidates applying are strongly advised to consult detailed Job Descriptions for the position at www.trfpakistan.org