IntraHealth International Vacancy: Health Communications & Gender Officer, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Why Choose IntraHealth
Would you like to be a part of purposeful work that saves lives?
For 35 years, in 100 countries, IntraHealth International has empowered health workers to better serve communities in need. IntraHealth fosters local solutions to health care challenges by improving health worker performance, strengthening health systems, harnessing technology, and leveraging partnerships.
As a global champion for health workers, IntraHealth International advocates for the role of the health worker as critical in saving lives and helping the world to achieve the Millennium Development Goals. We partner with governments, NGOs, the private sector, and other organizations to foster policies that empower health workers to better serve communities in need.
IntraHealth International, Inc. is currently accepting applications from potential candidates interested in serving as the Health Communication and Gender Officer as part of IntraHealth’s implementation of a USAID-funded TRANSFORM- Health in Developing Regional (HDR) project as a partner to Amref Health Africa in Ethiopia. The project aims to achieve increased utilization of quality High-Impact MNCH/FP services in Afar, Benishangul-Gumuz, Gambella and Somali regions of Ethiopia through increased access to integrated quality High-Impact MNCH/FP services at health facility and community levels, strengthened health systems to provide quality MNCH/FP services, increased demand for High-Impact MNCH/FP services and improved strategic information for evidence based decision making and program learning.
SUMMARY OF ROLE
The Health Communication and Gender Officer will be responsible to provide technical support and coordinate all activities related to Gender and Health Communication activities. S/he will provide support for assigned woreda’s health offices and health facilities in planning, coordination, implementation, monitoring of health communication and gender work of…