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Project Management Specialist

(Health Systems Strengthening)


The U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh is seeking an individual for the Project Management Specialist (Health Systems Strengthening) position for the Office of Public Health and Education (OPHE), USAID/Cambodia.

The Project Management Specialist for Health Systems Strengthening provides technical and programmatic expertise to USAID/Cambodia for the design, development, and management of programs related to health financing, information and logistics management systems, regulation and licensing of health professionals, workforce and services quality improvement and health governance across the health portfolio.

Salary: The annual salary range for this position is USD 24,277 – 37,628.

Required Qualifications
1. A Master’s degree in Medicine, Public Health, Health Systems, Public Administration, International Relations, International Development, Business Administration, Development Studies, Development Management, Health Economics, Sociology, or Demography is required.
2. Five years of progressively responsible experience in program/project design, program/project planning, and/or project implementation. At least three years of this work experience must have been in one or more of the key health systems strengthening program areas, including health financing, information and logistics management systems, regulation and licensing of health professionals, quality improvement and health governance; and experience working with stakeholders in Cambodia including the host government, international/local NGOs, or other donor organizations.
3. Level IV (fluent) Speaking/Reading/Writing English and Khmer are required. Language proficiency will be tested.

Application Procedure
The application deadline is April 8, 2015. Interested candidates must submit applications by email to RecruitmentPHP@state.gov using the “Universal Application for Employment as a Locally Employed Staff or Family Member (DS-174)” form. The application form and complete details on this position can be found at http://cambodia.usembassy.gov/employment_opportunities.html.

Note: All Ordinarily Resident (OR) applicants must have the required work and/or residency permits to be eligible for consideration.

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