Job: Business Development Officers (2 Openings)

Qualifications, skills and experience:
  • Master’s degree in international public health, international development, business administration or equivalent degree with relevant experience.
  • 5-10 years of international health or development experience, of which 3-7 years of experience are in business development.
  • Educational, academic and/or professional experience that demonstrates a high level of technical proficiency in core MCDI program areas (MCH; malaria; WASH, neglected tropical disease, M&E, etc.) would be an advantage.
  • Strong writing skills and experience, particularly proposal writing that includes writing of technical sections of the proposal.
  • Strong experience working in the development of complex proposals and managing donor and partner relations.
  • Experience with and knowledge of regulations and policies of the US Government and non-US donors (to include the World Bank, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, UN, DFID, EU, African Development Bank, GFATM, etc.).
  • Experience with capture planning, competitiveness analysis, and marketing of institutional capacities to enhance competitive position.
  • Knowledge of donor priorities and trends.
  • Experience in presenting and communicating project outcomes and impacts.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, written communication and negotiation skills.
  • Experience with proposal budgeting and cost application development desirable.
  • Strong computer skills and advanced knowledge of Excel spreadsheets.
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
  • Fluency in English required; working ability in French, Spanish and/or Portuguese preferred.
All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship from MCDI.