Job Description:

Role Summary

Reporting to the Head, Health Financing Department and in close collaboration with Grant Management, Private Sector and Technical teams as well as Health Finance officers, the Innovative Finance Officer will co-ordinate and support successful delivery of the Innovative Finance Strategic Initiative.

Support the identification, prioritization and development of innovative finance transactions.
Support engagement with multilateral development banks and other relevant partners on innovative finance.
Project manage the innovative finance transactions funded through the Innovative Finance SI.
Coordinate cross-secretariat action on all matters related to the Innovative Finance SI.
Coordinate the development of Requests for Proposals, contracting and contract management related to the Innovative Finance SI.
Conduct the analysis, presentation and interpretation of complex information to non-technical stakeholders whilst maintaining the integrity and substance of the subject.
Coordinate timely input from specific teams to provide the required information/data in order to develop reports/committee papers required on innovative finance for MEC and governance bodies.
Be expected to maintain high standards of professionalism, while contributing to strengthening collaboration and effective communication between innovative finance stakeholders
With an ability to understand complex issues s/he will develop innovative solutions to ill-defined problems with unclear or insufficient information

Application deadline: 04/11/2021

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