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The QED Group is preparing a proposal for the USAID/Tanzania Vector Control Activity and is seeking a Chief of Party. The purpose of the Tanzania Vector Control Activity (TVC) is to identify and implement proven, evidence-based vector control approaches in Tanzania to improve health outcomes. Authorized under USAID/Tanzania’s Comprehensive Health Service Delivery (CHSD) Project Appraisal Document (PAD), this project is critical to the achievement of USAID’s Country Development Cooperation Strategy (CDCS) for Tanzania. The Activity has five objectives:
The Chief of Party (COP) will be the principal point of contact in Tanzania for procedural and substantive matters. The COP will coordinate and ultimately be responsible for results under this activity. The COP will be the primary liaison with USAID/Tanzania on technical matters and will be responsible for responding to the COR and USAID/Tanzania’s Contracting Officer. The COP will also be responsible for ensuring control and the overall responsiveness of technical assistance provided under Contract.
The Chief of Party (COP) will lead the QED team in achieving all project objectives and will be based in Tanzania. S/he will provide overall technical and strategic direction, leadership, and management oversight to the project team. The COP will be the principle point of contact for the USAID Agreement Officer’s Representative (AOR) in country and will have the authority to make decisions on behalf of QED and will have primary accountability for project requirements. S/he will coordinate and liaise with other stakeholders, including government agencies, other donor-funded projects, implementing partners, and USAID and other donors. The COP will work with the Mission and other senior technical team members to lead the development and implementation of the project work plan. S/he will provide additional quality assurance and help ensure the timeliness of deliverables. Key responsibilities will include:
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