Home Invites Members Groups Events Careers Videos News Photos Blogs Polls Singles Forums Chat
Home > Career Center > Job Seekers > Job Search
Job Title: Project Director
Location: Arlington, VA United States
Position Type: Full Time
Post Date: 10/13/2020
Expire Date: 12/21/2020
Job Categories: Healthcare, Other
Job Description
Project Director

JSI is recruiting to fill multiple positions for anticipated global healthcare supply chain proposal(s). The anticipated project(s) will work to procure and deliver priority health products for a number of priority program areas (HIV/AIDS, diagnostics, malaria, family planning, and maternal and child health), improve the capacity of global health supply chains and enhance the ability of in-country supply chains to support end-user health commodity availability. The project(s) is/are expected to support countries to build resilient and sustainable supply chains which deliver high quality, life-saving pharmaceuticals and medical supplies to support the highest possible level of health and quality of life for all its citizens. If awarded, the project(s) are anticipated to start mid-2021. Positions are expected to be based in the Washington DC area.

The Project Director will be the primary point of contact with the US Government on overall project procedural and substantive matters. The Project Director bears primary responsibility for the success of the project.


- Provide overall technical, managerial and financial leadership, including managing partner relations and ensuring technical and management excellence,
- Represent the project to USAID, and other key stakeholders,
- Lead the development of project workplans and budgets,
- Ensure that project objectives and deliverables are being met within budget,
- Ensure that project management team is responsive to customer needs and requirements,
- Ensure coordinated and harmonized approaches across all health programs within the project, in particular for sustainability and self-reliance,
- Ensure compliance with corporate and donor rules and regulations,
- Identify opportunities for synergy and efficiency across task orders.
Qualifications & Requirements
- At least ten years of experience as project director for development projects that implement at a global scale; some experience managing healthcare supply chain projects (any of procurement, global supply chain operations, and/or in-country supply chain systems strengthening required,
- Experience interacting with senior U.S. and foreign government officials, and other global stakeholders,
- Experience recruiting, forming, and successfully managing teams, and ensuring the quality of their products,
- Experience working in or supporting public health or supply chain programs in LMICs is desired,
- Some international travel required,
- A graduate degree in management, business, international development or public health
- Professional supply chain accreditation or certification an advantage.
Share |
Contact Information
Company Description:
JSI is a team of public health care and health systems consultants and researchers driven by a passion to improve health services and outcomes for all. Our fundamental goal is to ensure that all individuals can live their best and healthiest life, regardless of age or circumstances. In pursuit of our goal, we provide innovative management consulting and technical assistance incorporating a broad range of skills and more than 40 years in the field. We collaborate with government agencies, the private sector, and local nonprofit and civil society organizations to identify and implement solutions to public health challenges. These partnerships improve the quality, accessibility, and equity of health systems and lead to better health outcomes. We work within communities and rely on local staff to ground our approach in a deep understanding of those who will benefit. While we promote using best practices and sharing solutions, we tailor strategies to each situation and seek creative options to meet clients’ needs. If you are an individual with a disability, or a disabled veteran and unable to apply online for an available position, you may submit your request for reasonable accommodation by calling Human Resources at 617-482-9485.
Apply Now | Forward Job to a Friend | More Jobs From This Employer

(Advertise Here)
Who's Online
>> more | invite 
Black America Resources
100 Black Men of America

Black America's Political Action Committee (BAMPAC)

Black America Study

Black America Web

CNN Black In America Special

NUL State of Black America Report

Most Popular Bloggers
deacon ron gray has logged 152349 blog subscribers!
agnes levine has logged 77033 blog subscribers!
tanisha laverne grant has logged 60459 blog subscribers!
harry watley has logged 23087 blog subscribers!
gregory boulware, esq. has logged 15102 blog subscribers!
>> more | add 
Latest Jobs
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Post-Doctoral Research Associate with University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA.
Training & Development Coordinator - Municipal Technical Advisory Service - 200000015E with University of Tennessee in Nashville, TN.
Head Women's Tennis Coach with Missouri State University in Springfield, MO.
Financial Wellness Coach with University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN.
Assistant Professor of African-American Studies with Mount St. Mary's University in Emmitsburg, MD.
>> more | add