University Research Co., LLC (URC)
URC is a global company dedicated to improving the quality of health care, social services, and health education worldwide.
With a non-profit affiliate, the Center for Human Services (CHS), URC manages projects in over 45 countries, including the United States.
Established in 1965, URC offers a range of technical assistance to strengthen health and social systems and service quality by empowering communities and health workers to identify and scale up locally appropriate solutions to critical problems.
and vulnerable children and families. In the US, we focus on improving communication related to issues like substance abuse, with a particular focus on reaching underserved populations.
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Division & Project Overview : The International Development Group (IDG), an international division of URC with projects in East and West Africa and Latin America.
Technical areas addressed by these projects include health systems strengthening (particularly as it relates to the health supply chain), HIV / AIDS, TB, nutrition, livelihoods, community mobilization, quality improvement, and social and behavior change communications, among others.
IDG has a need for human-centered design technical support for a potential Global Health Supply Chain Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-
PSM) project in Nigeria focusing on the creation of sustainable maternal, newborn, and child health supply chains in 3 states using a human-
centered design approach. The Supply Chain Specialist Consultant will report to the Director for of Implementation Science.
He / she will provide technical leadership for the upcoming GHSC-PSM task order Applying a Human Centered Design Approach to Improve Availability of Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Commodities in Nigeria.
This consultancy is expected to take place over three to four weeks. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to the following Roles and Responsibilities :
creation session Inputs into interim report, Findings / Key Strategies Slide deck, implementation plan, and case study Inputs into HCD process slide deck
Minimum Qualifications : Required Experience & Qualifications
Desired Experience & Qualifications