JOB PURPOSE: The Information for Malaria (INFORM) project (www.inform-malaria.org) was established as an African initiative to harness the combined effort of national malaria control programmes, researchers and other regional partners to assemble and package malaria information for evidence-based, national malaria control planning. INFORM will be working in several high malaria risk countries in Africa over the next four years to develop detailed malaria epidemiological profiles to support evidence-based decision making for malaria control. This work will be done in collaboration with the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), UK. The main purpose of the job is to provide co-ordination, administrative and management leadership and support to assist the Information for Malaria (INFORM) project leaders to implement the project goals and objectives and to optimize integrated output of the project.
This position reports to the INFORM Project Director and the Senior Scientific Advisor