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Career opportunities at ResultsinHealth


Our team of professionals
We work with a dedicated team in Leiderdorp, the Netherlands, and for specific national and international assignments and projects we often work together with independent consultants. We are regularly looking for qualified experts who want to work with us on assignments and projects to make a positive difference in the world.

Evergreen positions
We maintain an extensive CV database which we always consult first before publishing a vacancy. Would you like to have your CV added to this database? Fill in our application form in one of the evergreen positions and we will evaluate your entries to see if you are a good match for us.

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Vacancies
Global Fund Junior Laboratory Expert - Vietnam

ResultsinHealth is looking for an independent junior laboratory specialist who is experienced in assessing laboratory systems and associated commodity supply chains to produce high quality actionable recommendations to government and partners. Assignments will be on a short-term basis. This is a part-time position. 

Responsibilities

Services may include full laboratory systems reviews, or parts thereof. Experts assess systems with the aim of ensuring best practices and risk mitigation for the Global Fund through Local Fund Agent (LFA) verification and oversight activities. Services may involve onsite assessment visits, as well as desk reviews of documentation or quantifications. Requests come often at short notice, and responses must be swift. Onsite work is often required. 

The Junior laboratory expert will be locally-based and work independently under the supervision and collaboration of the Senior lab expert and the LFA team. Estimated annual LOE is 15-30 days.

The profile

A minimum of 8 years of professional experience working in laboratory services and the management of diagnostic products, including:

  • Experience with international agencies on strengthening laboratory services and/or diagnostic product/equipment matters,
  • Experience with and strong understanding of the diagnostic platforms used for the management of HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria programmes in limited resource settings,
  • Expertise in working with and understanding Quality Assurance (QA) systems, the selection of laboratory diagnostics and the implementation of diagnostic programs,
  • Working knowledge of WHO, GF and PEPFAR laboratory policies and guidelines,
  • Working knowledge of procurement and supply chain good practices for diagnostic products,
  • Good understanding of the WHO prequalification program and the work of the Global Harmonization Task Force (GHTF),
  • Familiarity with COVID-19 diagnostics and laboratory preparedness, including the management of oxygen, is desirable, 
  • Experience in preparing policy documents, proposals and technical guidelines,

An advanced University Degree in medical biology or pharmacy is required, and good written and spoken Vietnamese and English are essential.

Preference will be given to candidates with laboratory systems experience in Southeast Asia, including the ability to share experiences and lessons learned from multiple countries and epidemiological contexts.

Prior experience working with the Global Fund, UN agencies or other international development partners is desired. Though please note the LFA applies a strict 3-year Conflict of Interest policy that forbids consideration of experts having recently worked on GF grants or related activities within a country.

Application procedure

To apply, please fill out the registration form on our website www.resultsinhealth.org and upload:

  • Curriculum Vitae (3 pages max.);
  • Short cover letter describing your abilities to meet the essential requirements;
  • Names and contact details of 2 references and your daily fee request in $US or EUR.

The closing date for sending your application is 8 December 2021.

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To learn more about this opportunity, please contact
Cédric Mingat | Team leader PSM
mingatc@resultsinhealth.org
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1 (0)71 760 12 11

Acquisition as a result of this advertisement is not appreciated

Evergreen positions

For various assignments and projects, we are regularly seeking for:

Procurement and Supply chain Management Expert

Short-term experts to assess and monitor Procurement and Supply chain Management (PSM) systems of health products.

ResultsinHealth is looking for interested experts who are qualified to assess systems to procure and manage those health commodities, supplies, and equipment, and who can produce high quality advice to the Global Fund. PSM experts who live in, or close to, the Global Fund `high impact´ countries (in particular in the African and Asian regions) are strongly encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities

Assessments relate to the full cycle of product selection, quantification of needs, procurement, quality assurance, storage, distribution, inventory management, and rational use of commodities. Experts will assess and monitor PSM systems, with the aim of ensuring best practice and risk minimization for the Global Fund. 

Activities may involve onsite assessment visits, as well as desk reviews of PSM related planning and monitoring documentation. Requests come often at short notice, and responses must be swift. Onsite work typically requires 1-2 weeks visits, and reporting is generally required shortly thereafter.

Qualifications

Successful candidates have a university degree in pharmacy, health or a related area, and several years of experience in international procurement and supply chain management.

Hands-on experience is a non-negotiable requirement. Training in pharmaceutical procurement, international tendering, pharmaceutical supply chain management and/or project management are desirable, as is experience in the management and implementation of HIV/AIDS, Malaria and/or Tuberculosis control programmes in developing countries.

Requirements

ResultsinHealth experts have a strong commitment to health and development, and a special interest in issues related to public health. They have an open mindset, flexible attitudes, and an entrepreneurial approach. Strong interpersonal skills are indispensable, as are self-management skills and an ability to deliver in a timely fashion. They express themselves clearly and concisely, especially in written form.

Languages

Excellent verbal and written knowledge of English is a key requirement. All reports will have to be written in the English language. Additional language skills (especially French, Spanish, and Portuguese) are considered an asset.

ResultsinHealth support

ResultsinHealth works with a system of peer-review and discussion within the wider ResultsinHealth team. Senior PSM experts coach new colleagues to strengthen their skills and experience. Deliverables are also reviewed to ensure consistency with internationally accepted good practice, regulations and requirements. Given the strong academic approach of the ResultsinHealth team, significant emphasis is placed on the promotion of objectively verifiable data and reference sources. All services are coordinated by ResultsinHealth’s central coordination team in Leiderdorp, The Netherlands.

Applications should be sent through our website. Please include the following information:
- Curriculum Vitae
- Short letter of presentation (½ - 1 page), describing your abilities to meet the essential requirements. Names and contact details of a minimum of 2 reference.

Consultants various areas of expertise

Our IMPACT Team regularly needs consultants who want to work on a project basis and specialize in the following areas:
- Monitoring and Evaluation
- Research and development
- Sexual and Reproductive Health
- Health system
- Social inclusion
- Gender Issues
- HIV & AIDS
- TB
- Environment

Would you like to have your CV added to our talent pool, so that we can approach you when your qualities match one of our projects? Then please fill in our application form.

Suzan Maliepaard
HR Manager
  • +31 (0)71 760 12 02

Hiring process

Applying for a job or assignment can be an exciting process. We try to keep the process as pleasant and short as possible. You help us by matching your application as closely as possible to meet the criteria listed in the job posting. This shortens the time it takes for us to match your talents and working experience with the requirements in our job posting.

If one of our staff members thinks you might be a match for the position, you will be entering our hiring process.

In our job posting and, on our website, we have tried to share as much information as possible that you, as an applicant, may have. Do you still have a question? Feel free to contact us via e-mail or telephone.

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