Social Solutions International, Inc. is a Small Disadvantaged Business. Hispanic and woman-owned, Social Solutions emphasizes quality research and evaluation, training and technical assistance, and institutional support services. We are a mission-driven organization that believes that superior science can improve the world. Social Solutions is dedicated to the creation of social and health solutions to improve the welfare of underserved populations worldwide.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has contracted through Social Solutions International to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:
Market Access Advisor
United States Agency for International Development/Bureau for Global Health/AA/CII
Salary Range: $114,590 – $148,967 (GS-14 equivalent)
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
In 2012, USAID established a center of excellence in the Global Health Bureau to accelerate the development, introduction and scale up of priority global health interventions. This “Center for Accelerating Innovation and Impact” (CII) promotes and reinforces innovative, business-minded approaches to address the key bottlenecks in development, introduction and scale-up. CII applies business and marketplace principles to accelerate impact against some of the world’s most important health challenges.
Despite the existence of hundreds of technologies to improve global health, relatively few are available to save lives in the developing world, where morbidity and mortality burdens are greatest. Those technologies that do eventually reach the most remote and beleaguered populations often take far too long to get there. To address these and other challenges, CII:
USAID/CII is seeking a Market Access Advisor to help bring life-savers like these to the people who need them most. The Market Access Advisor will be part of a dynamic start-up team that will help shape the direction of CII, building partnerships with key thought leaders globally and pioneering new approaches in this critically important area of development.
The Market Access Advisor will be expected to have substantial experience in market introduction or uptake, and leverage this background to develop and execute strategies on priority supply- and demand-side issues to accelerate introduction and utilization of priority interventions, working in close partnership with Global Health technical staff and USAID Mission staff. He/she will possess, or will be expected to rapidly develop, deep knowledge and strategic perspectives of select product markets, and will be held accountable for showing substantial results in terms of increased access and utilization for improved health outcomes on relatively short timelines.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential responsibilities of this position, listed below:
The contractor must have:
Social Solutions International offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. Please submit your resume online at www.social solutions.biz
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