Senior Human Resources for Health Advisor at Palladium, Monrovia, Liberia

Deadline: 30 September 2018

Palladium is seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Senior Human Resources for Health Advisor in Monrovia, Liberia.

Palladium’s mission is to catalyze an enriched future for all.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Senior Human Resources for Health Advisor will perform the following:

  • Participate in the design and implementation of technical support activities related to HRH policy development and implementation in Liberia.
  • Stay abreast of key developments in HRH innovations and interventions in Liberia to inform technical activities under the Liberia HSS Program.
  • Prepare HRH analyses, recommendations, briefing notes, and assessments for internal and client use.
  • Provide assistance to others on matters related to topic area of research and evaluation and applies relevant methodologies to programmatic issues of importance.
  • Supervise short-term local consultants in Liberia assigned to HRH activities.
  • Represent the project, company, and programs in the HRH area in Liberia., as well as with others in the professional community.
  • Interact with internal and external resources and other experts to bring new and “cutting edge” ideas into approaches.
  • Conduct all work to accepted standards of research ethics.
  • Perform other related duties and responsibilities as assigned.
  • Oversee the development of the project’s knowledge management systems and ensure the timely delivery of high quality reporting.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have:

  • MPH, MBA or MA in public health, international development, international relations, public policy, or related field.
  • At least 10 years of experience in international health and development, with at least 5 years of providing or managing technical assistance within large complex health projects.
  • Experience working with USAID-supported projects in Africa is preferred. Familiarity or experience with Liberia health system is a plus.
  • Prior experience working with USAID-funded programs is a plus.
  • Sound knowledge of methodologies and best practices in human resources for health.
  • Considerable experience in health systems strengthening is highly desirable.
  • Adept in effectively managing stakeholder relationships and partnerships.
  • Appropriate computer skills necessary to conduct research, and to conduct analysis of study data.
  • Strong analytical and computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, web-based research) – this includes data analytics.
  • Ability to multi-task and keep track of concurrent activities and deadlines.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills for high-level policy audiences.
  • Willing to live and travel within Liberia.
  • Fluency in English.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit Palladium.