Consultancy Team Lead – Tanzania Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, United Republic of, Tanzania, United Republic of Position: Consultancy Team Lead – TanzaniaResearch Associates (2) will have experience conducting health-related research and a good understanding of both quantitative and qualitative methods. Associates will be local nationals who are familiar with the issues related to noncommunicable diseases and health system development. Research Associates will provide operational support to the Team Lead consultant in planning and conducting research and liaising with stakeholders. Person SpecificationThe Team Lead will have substantial experience either in leading, designing, and conducting and non-clinical, health services or health systems related research, and / or in managing the implementation of public health programs in Tanzania. They will have a strong understanding of qualitative and quantitative methodologies, the health issues in Tanzania, public health / prevention, as well as strong knowledge of the health system, contacts with government and civil society, and ideally will have some knowledge of, and contacts in the diabetes or non-communicable disease community. The successful candidate is likely to be a local national qualified to doctoral level, with a minimum of ten years’ experience, including research leadership. The Team Lead will work under the guidance of the RTI International Country Liaison & Diabetes Research Analyst, who will act under the RTI Project Director. Individuals interested in working for RTI please note that as of January 18, 2022, RTI will require all staff in the United States and, except where prohibited by law, all staff in the United Kingdom and the European Union to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated in order to work at RTI. Those who cannot get vaccinated for medical or religious reasons can request an accommodation. As a global employer of choice, RTI is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion and belonging in the workplace and the communities and markets where we serve our mission. We value diversity of thought, culture, background and perspective and welcome applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, creed, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws or RTI policy. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Further information is available here. Ethics Notice: No one at RTI may ever demand payment for anything of value in exchange for anything related to the hiring process (including, for example, for applying for, interviewing for, or receiving any offer of employment). If any such request is made, please report this request confidentially to RTI’s Ethics office at [email protected]. Any payment made will disqualify any applicant from future employment at RTI. Please only use the [email protected] email address to report ethics concerns; any job applications sent to this email address will not be processed. RTI International is an independent, nonprofit research institute dedicated to improving the human condition. Clients rely on us to answer questions that demand an objective and multidisciplinary approach—one that integrates expertise across the social and laboratory sciences, engineering, and international development. We believe in the promise of science, and we are inspired every day to deliver on that promise for the good of people, communities, and businesses around the world. For more information, visit www.rti.org.
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