Technical Director of Integration
|POSITION: Technical Director – Integration
LOCATION: Lilongwe, Malawi
The Malawi Local Government Accountability and Performance (LGAP) project will improve the performance of local government in Malawi by improving capacity and accountability of local governments in the districts where it will work, strengthening citizen engagement and oversight, and improving the broader national policy and systems environment for decentralization. While doing so, LGAP will directly assist USAID Malawi to operationalize its integration approach.
The Technical Director for Integration will support the COP, USAID and USAID-funded projects to operationalize integration and instill shared responsibilities for collaboration including integration forums among projects, identifying milestones for projects’ activities and capturing planning and budgeting schedules by districts and central government sector and administrative entities. The Technical Director for Integration will work to position LGAP as a district–level integration hub for USAID activity in Malawi. They will work closely with the Technical Director for Public Financial Management and Accountability to incorporate integration and program learning into work planning and activity design. They will also oversee the ME&L Director and contribute to the baseline assessment of Malawian local government.
OBJECTIVES AND DUTIES:
The Technical Director for Integration should possess the following qualifications: