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Chief of Party/Director

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Date: May 21, 2022

Location: Washington, DC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 156025 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Chief of Party/Director to join our team in Washington, District of Columbia (US-DC), United States (US).

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead the technical team to design, implement, and ensure smooth operation of the NextGen GHSC Control Tower.
  • Oversee the integration of the Control Tower with operational systems of procurement service agents, freight forwarders, warehouse providers, and manufacturers as needed.
  • Oversee coordination with other GHSC partners that will share data with the Control Tower.
  • Guide the development of Control Tower standard operating procedures.
  • Ensure data quality standards to meet expectations of Control Tower reliability.
  • Lead development of Control Tower analytics, visualizations, and dashboards.
  • Manage the development of innovative supply chain optimization tools, including the use of machine learning and predictive analytics.
  • Guide coordination with in-country partners depending on coverage requirements for the Control Tower.
  • Report to USAID on project progress and performance.

 

Federal Job Posting Language (eff. 1/24/2022)

Candidates for this position will be required to adhere to NTT DATA’s and its clients’ COVID-19 health and safety protocols. NTT DATA is committed to complying with the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guidance for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors to the extent it is enforced by the federal government or any of its clients. If this position becomes subject to a COVID-19 vaccination mandate based on applicable law or client requirement, candidates will be required to become fully vaccinated as defined by NTT DATA or be approved for an exemption in accordance with applicable law.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • 15 years of managerial and technical experience in supply chain management and systems strengthening in developing countries, with expertise in data management, forecasting and quantification, organizational systems, or governance;

 

Educational Requirements:

  • An MBA, master’s degree, or higher in business, engineering or economics.

 

Security Requirements:

  • NO CLEARANCE NEEDED
  • Must be a US Citizen

 

Certifications:

  • N/A

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior in-country experience working on donor-funded programs in developing countries, including Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Strong understanding of supply chain management challenges in developing countries, as well as procurement process and delivery cycle;
  • Familiarity and experience with Agile Methodologies;
  • Demonstrated progressively responsible supervisory experience, including assembling teams and providing oversight; 
  • Proven ability to serve as primary point of contact and liaison between USAID contractor and CO/COR; and
  • Strong communications skills and fluency in English.

 

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

 

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law. To learn more, please visit https://us.nttdata.com/en/about-us/content/diversity-and-inclusion. Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email EEOOfficer@nttdata.com for assistance.


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