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Associate, Health Financing | Chargé(e) de Project, Financement de la Santé

About Clinton Health Access Initiative

The 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. For more information, please visit: http://www.clintonhealthaccess.org

Duties

Responsibilities Specific activities may include the following: • Provide support to the government in conducting advanced financial analyses to inform priority reforms. These analyses may include: - Efficiency analyses that will inform interventions to improve financial management at both central and peripheral levels and across different pillars of the health system. - A critical analysis of the allocation of financial resources throughout the entire health system and the expenses incurred. - Other quantitative analyses to assess opportunities to improve the efficiency, effectiveness, and sustainability of health financing in Burkina Faso. • Play a key role in operationalizing the "1 plan, 1 budget, 1 report" strategy, including: - Supporting the planning and implementation of annual plans at central and decentralized levels, in conjunction with the finance ministry's budgeting cycle. - Supporting the development of effective governance for monitoring and evaluating strategic plans and annual plans of the ministry. • Provide financial management expertise for the implementation of an automated financial management system in health facilities. • Transfer expertise to government partners in data analysis, including costing, scenario modelling and budgeting. • Draft presentations and reports for internal and external stakeholders on the work of health system strengthening in Burkina Faso.

Qualifications

Qualifications • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree with a preference for a Master's degree with at least 2-3 years experience in a demanding environment, ideally in corporate finance, business, consulting, finance, investment banking or public sector advisory role in a similar field; • Experience in strategy and finance consulting or complex technical project management, with increasing levels of responsibility and leadership; • Excellent organizational and management skills, including time and project management. Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and to prioritize and manage projects under pressure; • Outstanding analytical, research and presentation skills for both qualitative and quantitative data. • Previous experience in Sub-Saharan Africa would be a big asset; • Excellent relationship management skills, including experience in developing and managing government relations; • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to write clearly and concisely, including for technical documents such as national plans and guidelines; • Proficiency in MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word; • Ability to think strategically, manage ambiguity and work in a multi-cultural environment independently and with a fast pace of work; • Self-starter with proven experience in launching new projects or initiatives and strong analytical skills; • Ability to learn quickly new topics and to absorb and synthesize a broad range of information; PI241458186

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