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Head of Social Franchise and AHME Project

Marie Stopes International Ghana (MSIG)   |  Greater Accra Region


Healthcare / Pharmaceutical

Preferred Years of Experience

7 - 10 years

Available Slots


Application Deadline

Mar 27, 2017

Job Description

Marie Stopes International Ghana (MSIG) seeks the services of a Head of Social Franchise and AHME Project


Job Title: Head of Social Franchise and AHME Project


Job Location: Accra, Greater Accra


Job Description

  • The Head of Social Franchise and AHME reports to the Director, Regional Operations
  • Work effectively with MSI International Operations, the Health System's Department and the AHME team to establish a global model for success in insurance integration and social franchising
  • Build a highly motivated and experienced technical and operations team to support the BlueStar business plan
  • Work with the Director of Medical Development to ensure that Social Franchise adhere to clinical protocols
  • Ensure that clinical governance systems are developed to keep pace with the scope and scale of franchise operations
  • Work with the AHME Project Coordinator to ensure strong integration of the AHME project within MSIG's structure and operations
  • Work with the AHME project in Ghana to 'ensure MSIG's deliverables are achieved
  • Ensure proper documentation of client information across our Blue Star network
  • Build productive working relationships with key stakeholders in Ghana
  • Any other duties which will ensure the smooth and effective running of MSI Ghana


Qualification and Requirement

  • Degree in' Business Management, Administration, Project Management, Development Studies, nursing or any related field/area
  • Second degree in Public Health and / or Marketing
  • At least seven (7) years' experience working on the operations side of healthcare service delivery of which at least five (5) years' experience working at management level with extensive line management and budget experience
  • Experience in working in a Health Care/related industry will be a great advantage
  • Experience working in health-related Insurance Industry
  • Excellent strategic planning and ability to breakdown complex data into clear, cohesive business plans that are client-focused
  • Ability to lead evolution of domestic financing and national health insurance models
  • Passionate and willing to work extensive hours to ensure project deliverables are achieved within the required time frame     
  • Experience working in developing countries or resource-limited settings
  • Ability to work in and adjust to different cultural contexts and communicate effectively
  • Experience in a commercial business or  insurance financed healthcare environment
  • Results-oriented with ability to stay focused
  • Pro-choice with a genuine commitment to the values and ethos of Marie Stopes International



  • This is a local positions. Interested non-Ghanaians must, therefore, have the necessary legal permits required to work in Ghana
  • Please take note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
  • Females are strongly encouraged to apply
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