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Chief of Party/Director

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Date: Nov 28, 2021

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.


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:

  • Must be a US Citizen



  • 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.


In accordance with Executive Order 14042, a candidate for this role must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or their start date, whichever is later, subject to the provisions and exceptions of EO 14042 and applicable law.

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 Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email for assistance.

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