Clinton Health Access Initiative Inc CHAI
State Program Officer
Program Manager, Program Officer, Program Associate, Program Assistant
Bhopal Madhya Pradesh
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About the Organization:

Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI) is a global health organization committed to saving lives and reducing the burden of disease in low-and middle-income countries, while strengthening the capabilities of governments and the private sector in those countries to create and sustain high-quality health systems that can succeed without our assistance.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Support Department of Health (DoH) in all aspects of strategy and planning and implementation, ensuring ongoing alignment with the DoH strategic goals and priorities for COVID-19

  • Translate objectives provided by the national and state departments, donors, and other partner organizations into clear activity plans, and DoH on prioritization of initiatives;

  • Manage and establish collaborative relationships with the DoH, suppliers, and other relevant stakeholders;

  • Coordinate and/or participate in working group(s) to support evidence generation for implementation of initiatives;

  • Conduct testing and treatment capacity utilization (both public and private sector) and suggest interventions for optimizing and augmenting lab operations,

  • Support National lead in implementing effective PPP for augmenting testing and treatment capacity in the state.

  • Build database of suppliers of essential commodities and equipment for states to access products expediently

  • Implement innovative solutions to reduce supply as well as demand side disruptions in other health services

  • Routinely monitor, compile, synthesize and analyze data to ensure optimal targeting, implementation, and effectiveness of program interventions;

  • Ensure communication and alignment of activities across government and partner stakeholders efforts and across other CHAI programs in India to ensure coordination and successful execution of the program;

  • Conduct analyses to ensure sufficient supplies of commodities and equipment, appropriate coverage with interventions, and/or progress towards program goals;

  • Draft compelling presentations and reports for internal and external stakeholders;

  • Work with CHAI's technical teams and Program Manager(s) to develop and implement a coordinated program of support;

  • Support capacity building of key government functionaries on relevant competencies for sustained ownership and delivery.

  • Perform other responsibilities as requested by programme leadership.


  • Master's/Bachelor’s degree in management, economics, engineering, computer science, statistics, operations research, economics, public health or allied areas with 3-4 years’ work experience

  • Experience working in public health organization OR management consulting, development sector or similar fast-paced, output-oriented environments OR pharmaceutical, biotechnology or medical device industry

  • Exceptional analytical (qualitative and quantitative) skills with high level of proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel, PowerPoint and Word

  • Entrepreneurial mindset, including ability to work independently, self-motivate, and propose and implement new initiatives

  • Exceptional communication (written and verbal), interpersonal and stakeholder management capabilities. Demonstrated ability to build strong professional relationships with a range of stakeholders in a challenging, multi-cultural environment

  • Ability to think strategically, handle ambiguity, and problem solve in a fast-paced, limited-structure, multicultural environment

  • Ability to be effective in high-pressure situations, handle multiple tasks simultaneously, and set priorities

  • Ability to absorb and synthesize a broad range of information, especially clinical, scientific and technical manufacturing information

  • Willing to travel extensively within the state

How to apply

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