Job vacancy Medical Technical Advisor - Manager

59 Okodan St, Blue Gate district, Osu, Accra near Papaye, Accra
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Full Time
21 September, 2021
Job Title

Medical Technical Advisor - Manager

Job Location
Job Presentation

  • Department: Programs/Technical/New Business Development (NBD) 
  • Organization Relationship
  • Directly reports to:  Senior Manager – Programs/Technical/ New Business Development (NBD)
  • Directly supervises: N/A
  •  Job Summary
  • Manage clinical training and support community activation components of “Increasing Access to Long Acting & Reversible Methods” project
  • Manage relationships with the Ministry of Health (MoH), Ghana Health Services (GHS), and other FP / SRH partners.
  • Provide strategic analysis and critical thinking to further company goals.
  • Responsible for family planning (FP) and sexual and reproductive health (SRH) advice and counsel.
  • Specific Duties & Responsibilities
  • Manage clinical training and supports community activation components of “Increasing IUD, Implant, Injectable and Medical Abortion (MA) Availability and Use” 
  • Develop detailed implementation plan to deliver technical clinical training for counselling, insertion and removal of multiple types of IUDs and implants, prescription, and provision of medical abortion.
  • Conduct clinical needs assessment prior to family planning activation in partner clinics.
  • In conjunction with marketing team and advertising agency, develop and adapt materials to be used in clinical training and community programming.
  • Ensure activities are in line with budget planning and expectation.
  • Manage relationships with the Ministry of Health (MoH), Ghana Health Services (GHS), and other FP / SRH partners.
  • Develop innovative public / private partnerships (PPP) to increase uptake and sales of long-term family planning methods. 
  • Develop, direct and oversee management of relationships with private healthcare outlets and providers.
  • Manage relationships with all stakeholders in FP and SRH, such as the Ghana Registered Midwives Association (GRMA), local and international NGOs, international health officers, etc.
  • Provide strategic analysis and critical thinking to further company goals
  • Ensure effective overall strategies for information, education, and communication (IEC) activities.
  • Develop detailed technical strategies to accompany and drive sales targets and CPR / share goals.
  • Collaborate with Sales & Distribution Manager to increase DKT product distribution in clinical channels.
  • Design and execute effective quality assurance strategies at Lydia Partner Clinics
  • Provide family planning and sexual and reproductive training, health advice and counsel.
  • Advice CD, sales team, brand managers and Lydia Contact Center (LCC) on technical aspects of FP and SRH to ensure DKT provides timely and accurate information in the field.
  • Conduct Regional Community Representatives (RCRs) capacity building through product knowledge training and field supportive supervision
  • Keep all DKT employees up-to-date on FP and SRH developments, statistics, and innovations.
  • Conduct periodic quality technical assessments (QTAs) with partners clinics and providers to ensure optimal competencies and skills
  • Be the voice of DKT to healthcare providers and other FP / SRH stakeholders with regards to technical information.
  • Responsible for accurate technical communication in all DKT products, IEC, and marketing materials.
  • Other Duties:

  • Represent DKT with all partners including, but not limited to: MoH and GHS representatives, donors, NGOs, consultants -- maintaining positive, professional relationships and image.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Country Director.
  • Assure confidentiality in handling business related issues.
  • Requirements
    • Education: Post-graduate Degree
    Valid Till
    3 Oct, 2021

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