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Malaria Elimination Initiative (MEI)

Program Manager, Malaria Elimination Initiative

Req Number: 42642BR

The MEI seeks a candidate to work closely with MEI Leadership and the Global Health Group (GHG) Finance/Operations Team to lead the operations and donor reporting for the MEI. The MEI Program Manager works with the MEI’s many Project Leads to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget and help anticipate delays/hurdles and provide solutions to operational difficulties as they arise. Responsibilities include maintaining a monitoring and evaluation (M&E) plan for the MEI’s grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation ($19 million/three years) and other grants or contracts according to the funder’s requirements (adding an additional $9 million/three years). In collaboration with the MEI Finance Analysts, the MEI Program Manager is responsible for overseeing all of the MEI’s international subcontracts, vendor contracts and independent consultancy agreements needed for these complex projects. The MEI Program Manager ensure that all projects and grant deliverables are on track, and provides updates on project progress and budgets to the MEI Lead and Deputy Lead and collates the annual and quarterly reports to the MEI’s funders including financial summaries (with the aid of the GHG Core Team). As a member of the MEI Leadership Team, the MEI Program Manager plays a leading role in the strategic planning and fundraising efforts of the initiative and in the operational direction of the MEI. The MEI Program Manager supervises a team of four Program Analysts, one Intern, and co-supervises two Financial Analysts (in partnership with the GHG Operations Manager).

Private Sector Healthcare Initiative (PSHi)

None at this time

Evidence to Policy Initiative (E2Pi)

E2Pi Program Analyst

Req Number: 42447BR

The E2Pi seeks a Program Analyst to support the Secretariat of the Lancet Commission on Investing in Health on a fast-paced, high-impact body of work to inform global health policies and investments in order to achieve dramatic gains in global health by 2035. To achieve the aims of this project, the E2Pi Program Analyst will provide complex programmatic, communications, and administrative support, including: 1) managing the team’s communications strategy online, including blog posts and Twitter, as well as preparing graphics for presentations and reports; 2) coordinating meetings for the project team, including agenda setting and note taking; 3) managing travel arrangements and expense reimbursements for the project team and external partners; and 4) providing logistical support for international speaking events and conferences. The Program Analyst must have excellent time management and problem solving skills, strong attention to detail, and the ability to adjust quickly to new priorities as they arise. This is a full-time, contract position through December 31, 2015, reporting to E2Pi's two Policy Program Managers.

Global Health Group Finance & Operations Team

GHG Financial Analyst (two positions)

Req 42130BR

The Global Health Group seeks to expand its finance and operations team with two full-time Financial Analyst to provide robust pre- and post- award support to the Group’s growing operations. The GHG Financial Analyst will work closely with the GHG Finance Manager to support timely financial management of the activities of the Global Health Group and its initiatives. Responsibilities include accounting and financial monitoring of assigned projects (including reconciling general ledgers, rent and recharges); developing and regularly updating financial projections to support decision making and grant reporting; reviewing and processing vendor contracts, invoices and payments; and taking action to implement next steps to adjust or correct transactions (including updating payroll distributions, processing recharges, and supporting project closeout). The Financial Analyst will contribute to pre-award grant proposal development, and will monitor grant and contract reporting requirements to ensure timely reporting and/or invoicing.

The Global Health Group is a complex, fast-moving, policy-oriented research enterprise. Compelling candidates will be team players with strong budgeting and financial analysis skills, excellent time management and problem solving skills, and willingness and ability to be flexible and adjust to new projects and priorities as they arise. The Financial Analyst is reporting to the Global Health Group Finance Manager.