Jhpiego is hiring: Technical Project Manager in Digital Health (Bhopal)

Jhpiego, an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University, stands as a beacon of hope in the global health landscape. With a mission to save lives, improve health, and transform the futures of women and families worldwide, Jhpiego’s approach is both revolutionary and rooted in partnership. In India, its efforts span across multiple states, working hand-in-hand with governments and local communities to tackle challenges in family planning, maternal and child health, and more. A pivotal role in this mission is the Technical Project Manager- Digital Health, a position that embodies the organization’s commitment to leveraging technology for health care advancement.

Jhpiego’s Global Health Leadership:

  • Saving Lives and Improving Health: Jhpiego’s work is a testament to the power of integrating the best science and practice into moments of care. From assisting births to pioneering health care solutions for the most disadvantaged, their impact is profound and far-reaching.
  • Partnership and Innovation: Collaborating with a wide array of funders and partners, including USAID, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and WHO, Jhpiego brings innovative health solutions to the communities that need them most.

The Role of a Technical Project Manager in Digital Health:

The Technical Project Manager- Digital Health based in Bhopal is not just a job title but a call to action for those passionate about making a difference in public health through technology. This role is critical in planning, managing, and implementing technology solutions that align with Jhpiego’s mission.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Program Management: Ensuring the smooth operation of technology programs, from planning to implementation, and managing various workstreams including product development and partnerships.
  • Government Partner Engagement: Building and maintaining strong relationships with government entities to streamline operations and promote the program’s adoption on a wider scale.
  • Operational Excellence: Overseeing the IT Operations Support Unit, ensuring effective and efficient program execution, and driving continuous improvement and adoption of best practices.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • A strong educational background in engineering or a related field, with a preference for post-graduate qualifications in management, public policy, or related areas.
  • At least 7 years of experience in IT consulting and project management, including significant experience working with government clients.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to manage client relationships and expectations effectively.

Call to Action:
Visit Jhpiego’s career page to apply for the role.
Apply by: 2024-04-25T18:30:00Z