He/she will lead the implementation team and also serve as the key point of contact for USAID, government, program consortium partners, and other stakeholders.
The Chief of Party (COP) will be responsible for the overall strategic leadership, managerial oversight and technical direction of the anticipated USAID/Kenya & East Africa Health Systems Strengthening Governance Activity.
will provide overall vision and leadership to ensure technical and financial integrity of the project. S/he will serve as the primary point of technical contact with USAID and the Government of Kenya and will design and oversee the annual phasing in of activities within the workplan
The COP is responsible for ensuring successful implementation of activities, monitoring, evaluation, and learning for the HSS Activity.
The Chief of Party (COP)/Project Manager will be responsible for working in partnership with KPMG and USAID to produce the following outputs:
The chief of party will serve as the primary point of contact with USAID and will be ultimately responsible for the execution of all aspects of the project. This includes strategic planning, relationship building, stakeholder coordination, risk management, and collaborative learning.
The position holder will lead all aspects of the development, implementation, and consolidation of the WASH project, including sharing how the project contributes to the thought leadership of the industry
The position will serve as the primary liaison with USAID, other key US Governments organizations, private sector institutions, senior government officials and counterparts, and the donor community
The COP’s primary responsibilities are aimed at providing overall leadership and technical direction of the entire project activity, ensuring an integrated vision among different components and actors, and a focus on achieving the results defined in the project’s scope of work