Health Governance Specialist

Closing on: Jun 7, 2023
Job Type: consultancy

The role
Prospera is looking for a Health Governance Specialist to support the implementation of the Health Spending Review. The spending review is a core part of the public financial management framework to improve the quality of spending.

The Health Governance Specialist will bring high-quality advisory assistance and strong technical capacity to conduct the health governance component of the study. S/he will be responsible for conducting an analysis of the current governance of the health system, identifying gaps, and challenges, and formulating recommendations for improvement. The study will involve a desk review of related government plans and regulations, interviews with various stakeholders at the central level as well as qualitative data collection in the sampling districts through in-depth interviews with stakeholders.  In addition, S/he will also provide technical expertise and insights for the other components to ensure a coherent overall narrative of the overall review.

Please click this link to access the Terms of Reference detailing responsibilities and selection criteria:

 About you (Selection Criteria)
The Health Governance – Political Economy Specialist will have deep knowledge in the political economy of the Indonesian health sector.  More specifically, the successful Political Economy Specialist shall be able to demonstrate to have the following skills, experience, and qualifications:

  • Graduate degree in Public Health, Public Policy, Economics, or other related fields
  • At least 10 years’ experience in conducting health governance, health financing, public health spending reviews and/or health-related political economy analysis at national and subnational levels.
  • Demonstrated expertise in conducting health systems assessments, budget analysis, policy analysis as well as planning and budgeting process.
  • Experience in health institutions analysis at the national, province and district levels.
  • Strong analytical and communication skills, including the ability to write clear and concise reports and present findings to diverse audiences.
  • Proven track record to work well in a team.

About the program
Prospera is a partnership facility between the Government of Australia (through Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade) and the Government of Indonesia. It aims to foster strong, sustainable, and inclusive economic growth in Indonesia. Commencing from 1 March 2018, Prospera is a planned five-year investment.

About DT Global
DT Global works in partnership with communities, governments, and the private sector to deliver innovative solutions that transform lives. DT Global – launched in 2019 – is built on legacy companies AECOM’s International Development Services Sector, Development Transformations, IMC Worldwide, and Cardno International Development. To fulfill its profit-for-purpose mission, DT Global is a key donor to the DT Institute, an independent not-for-profit organization, in support of DTI’s efforts to test new ideas or expand on donor partner priorities to improve as many lives as possible.

Our global team of 2,500 staff and experts work in over 90 countries. We bring over 60 years of experience, relationships, and technical excellence to improve lives on behalf of our partners, clients, and stakeholders. We aim to maximize sustainable development impact across a wide range of practice areas, including Conflict Prevention, Stabilization & Transition; Economic Growth; Environment & Infrastructure; Governance; and Human Development. Together, we aim to positively impact 500 million lives by 2045.

The remuneration will be set according to National Remuneration Framework Group C, Job Level 2. This position open for National Indonesian. The remuneration level at which the position is engaged will be based on the successful candidates’ relevant skills and experience. This is a short-term position, based in Jakarta.

How to apply
We welcome your interest in joining the Prospera team. Please click ‘apply’ and submit your CV including and cover letter that addresses the selection criteria (no more than three pages) with subject Health Governance Specialist.  Application must be received by 5pm (Jakarta time), 7 June 2023.

Kindly note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

DT Global is committed to child protection and safeguarding the welfare of children in the delivery of our international development programs. We are committed to Safety and the Prevention of Sexual Abuse and Harassment (PSEAH), and bribery prevention. DT Global is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage women, men, people with diverse backgrounds and people living with disabilities to apply. This program is funded by the Australian Government and Managed by DT Global.

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