The Associate Director (AD) will assist with the end stage of the GWEPs in Chad and Mali, and possibly other countries as necessary. The AD will be based at headquarters and will assist the national eradication programs 1) maintain the frequency and quality of supervision of regional and district program officers and field staff in areas under active surveillance in efforts to interrupt transmission of GWs, and 2) assess and assist with the monitoring and evaluation of GWEP teams charged with assessing levels of cash reward awareness, including the promptness and quality of the national surveillance system in responding to investigations of rumors of possible cases and the outcomes of those investigations. The Director, Senior Associate Director, Guinea Worm Eradication, and the Vice President for Health Programs are the primary providers of direction and guidance concerning priorities and action steps to be implemented regarding the eradication of Guinea worm. The AD also works in coordination with The Carter Center's Country Representatives (CRs). The position requires 75% international travel.
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Bachelor's degree in field related to specific program as indicated and six years program related experience, or equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.
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