IntraHealth seeks a Chief of Party (COP) for an upcoming five-year USAID Multi-Sector Nutrition, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health project in Uganda. The purpose of the activity is to facilitate government leadership and enhance sustainable multi-sectoral coordination to accelerate gains in nutrition, maternal, newborn and child health outcomes in the country.
The COP will provide overall project leadership overseeing and ensuring the integrity of all aspects of the project, including program design, project workplan and budget development, overall programmatic and financial monitoring of project implementation, grants and contracts/subcontracts administration, and compliance with IntraHealth and USAID policies and procedures. S/he will serve as the project’s main point of contact with USAID, and will facilitate effective communication and regular engagement with the Government of Uganda at all levels and with other implementing organizations and agencies. The COP will report to the East Africa Programs Director based at the headquarters office. S/he will collaborate closely with IntraHealth Uganda Country Director and staff, as well as US-based technical staff from the IntraHealth Chapel Hill office.