Centre for Health Research and Innovation CHRI
Program Officer (NTEP)
Program Manager, Program Officer, Program Associate, Program Assistant
Telangana West Bengal Tamil Nadu Maharashtra
Application Email : recruitment@chri.org.in



Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Jul 28 2021


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Role: Program Officer

State: Telangana, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra

Districts: Hyderabad, Kolkata, Chennai, Mumbai

About CHRI:

Centre for Health Research and Innovation (CHRI) is a PATH affiliate in India that aims to create lasting public health impact across the country. We work on some of the most critical areas of public health including tuberculosis, maternal new-born child health and nutrition, neglected tropical diseases, malaria and vaccines. Our work is spread across India with communities, healthcare professionals, policy makers, innovators, hospitals, laboratories, and pharmacists to bring about sustainable, scalable and impactful change in public health.

About the program:

CHRI is working as a part of consortium led by Humana People to People India (HPPI) to implement the project for TB Intervention among Difficult-to-reach Migratory Population. We aim to demonstrate sustainable and context specific models of quality TB care provision for migrant and mobile population in Delhi, Hyderabad, Mumbai Kolkata & Chennai by leveraging local health system, fostering multi-sectoral linkages, and leveraging appropriate technology.

Secondly, CHRI, under the ambit of National Tuberculosis Elimination Program (NTEP) will strengthen systems to ensure evidence planning and organizing of TB care services for migrant and mobile populations and support adoption of the models.

Role & responsibilities:

Program officer will work with CTD, WHO and other developments partner for providing technical & M&E inputs. The role will include the following responsibilities:

• Provide technical support in close collaboration with State TB Cell, City TB Office, WHO medical consultant and Humana for project implementation.
• Work closely with cluster level team in providing required services such as enumeration, screening, and treatment of target population.
• Liaison with City and State TB officers and health facility MO I/C for ensuring regular and uninterrupted TB care services for vulnerable population.
• Provide required support in establishing a city specific TB care model.
• Support in documentation of key success and challenges.
• Represent CHRI at state and city level stakeholders review meeting.
• Design and implementing M&E activities at the city level in close coordination with Humana.
• Assist the project team in preparing Quarterly/Annual progress reports in alignment with donor requirement.
• Create city specific project database for systematic analysis of different data in relation to the project activities.
• Liaison with the City/State TB cell on project and data related issues.
• Analyse data for both learning and reporting purposes and provide project staff and its stakeholders with evidence-based feedback (regarding programming strengths and gaps) on a regular basis.
• Work with a high degree of autonomy and independence in line with project goals and objectives.

Required skills & experience:

• MPH/MHA/MSW from a reputed university or Higher-level qualification, preferably in public health or in another relevant field such as doctor.
• Advanced degree and/or training in public health.
• 3-4+ years of progressively responsible in the design and/or delivery of public health programs and research with a preference for experience in working on TB Program in India.
• The candidates must be self-starters and committed to performing their duties with minimal direct and day-to-day supervision.
• Work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment demonstrating teamwork, innovation, and report on project success criteria results, metrics.
• Manage and coordinate diverse tasks and facilitate relationships among multiple stakeholders.
• Undertake other assignments, which may be assigned from time to time.
• Computer proficiency with high level of familiarity with commonly used packages like MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook & Web surfing to search relevant data & documents.
• Fluency in English and ability to converse in local language.

Application procedure:

• Interested candidates will send their resume to recruitment@chri.org.in with the subject line “Program Officer” and Name of city you wish to apply along with last drawn salary and Notice period details latest by 28th July 2021 to apply.

CHRI reserves the right to assign districts in the final offer to the shortlisted applicants based on program requirement.

All Applicants must have legal authorization to work in India.

CHRI is dedicated to building an inclusive workforce where diversity is valued.

CHRI is an equal opportunity employer. Every qualified applicant will be considered for employment. CHRI does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or orientation, genetic information, age, national origin, marital status, disability status, political ideology, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

Note: The selected candidate shall be issued an employment contract valid up to 31st March 2023 further contract extension will be based on program needs.
Job Email id: recruitment@chri.org.in