22 December 2021


1. Manages all projects, programmes’ activities and assigned personnel of the Vector Borne Disease (VBD) programme.
2. Provides technical oversight and guides the development and execution of the overall programme, in collaboration with Member States & International Development Partners (IDPs), taking account of country’s needs and with emphasis on areas related to health systems strengthening.
3. Spearheads planning activities of the project in collaboration with other Technical Leads and coordinates the development and timely execution of work plans as submitted by other internal stakeholders.
4. Monitors the progress of project activities to ensure adherence to all operational and financial management principles as dictated by CARPHA & IDPs.
5. Monitors and communicates the progress of project activities to ensure adherence to all operational and financial specifications and advises of any risks and mitigation measures for successful implementation.
6. Develops, implements and monitors operational activities of the VBD programme including development and consolidation of workplans, estimated budget and attribution of responsibilities.
7. Identifies problems and issues to be addressed and in collaboration with relevant parties, initiates corrective actions; liaises with relevant parties; ensures follow-up actions.
8. Establishes and maintains solid partnerships with internal and external counterparts and stakeholders at national, regional and global level.
9. Seeks to mobilise other partners to enhance impact and sustainability of programme and synergise efforts.
10. Conducts situational analysis and provide technical advice and assistance to governmental and other institutions in building national capacities for enhanced policy and programmatic development.

Kindly refer to the attached Terms of Reference for additional details on the required qualifications, experience and competencies


CARPHA reserves all rights in accordance with its’ policies related to conditions of employment.


Applications, including Job Applicant’s Profile Summary Form, Cover Letter and Curriculum Vitae and copies of relevant documents must be submitted by January 21, 2022, to:  


The Human Resource Manager 

Human Resource Department 

Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) 

Federation Park, Newtown 190324


E-mail: hrm@carpha.org 



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