Title: Costing and Investment Associate

Location: Sub-Saharan Africa, preference in Nairobi

Travel: Frequent travel required (~50% of the time)

Are you interested in helping lead an entrepreneurial effort aimed at changing paradigms in international development, and in true partnerships with governments to reduce donor dependency and increase financial sustainability? Would you be excited to leverage your private sector background to help finance health systems? Do you get energy from working with different stakeholders – ranging from ministries of health and finance to UN agencies to multinational companies? Are you looking to join a team of partners that are committed, experienced, and fun to work with? Then you should explore this leadership role with the Financing Alliance for Health.
The Financing Alliance for Health is a multi-organization initiative serving governments in Africa to finance and increase the size and reach of their health systems.  More information is available at www.financingalliance.org. 

The Financing Alliance’s CEO and Project Advisory Committee are seeking an experienced and quantitatively skilled finance expert to serve as Costing and Investment Associate. The Costing and Investment Associate will serve as the key team member for the FA’s country engagement and financing modalities work, and he or she will engage with senior MOH and MOF representatives through all the steps of creating a sustainable financing plan and structuring of financing instruments/ solutions, that can advance community health as part of integrated primary care. He or she will also support critical knowledge management efforts undertaken by the Financing Alliance as detailed below.

He or she will work alongside the CEO, Director of Innovative Finance and Country Engagement & Support Director, to support our work in countries and in partnership with Development Finance Institutions/ Investors.


Please submit a resume and cover letter to Angela Gichaga, CEO of the Financing Alliance: agichaga@financingalliance.org with the email title as ""C&I Associate Application"." The closing date for this application is 28th May 2018.

To find about more about this role, please download the person specification here.