- Job posted on: 4th Sep 2019
- Applications close:
Managed by Abt Associates Australia and located in the centre of Canberra, the Specialist Health Service provides strategic input on health to the Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. DFAT posts and desks around the globe and in Canberra may contact the SHS for assistance with any health-related topic. The SHS allows DFAT to source high quality technical advice to support health policy, strategic planning and health programming across the aid management cycle. The SHS maintains panels of experts in numerous health technical subjects. The SHS staff guide, manage and quality assure the advice, as well as preparing brief reviews and technical inputs to support Australian Government staff.
We are currently inviting applications for the role of International Health Specialist to work as part of our in-house technical team on a 7.5-month maternity cover basis. The International Health Specialist conducts health related research and supports the planning, recruitment, management and quality assurance of health technical teams. The position reports to the SHS Director.
The preferred applicant will have:
A Terms of Reference providing further details of this opportunity is available in the attachment below or on the job advert page of the Abt Associates website.