Terms of Reference
Developing a Business and Marketing Plan for
The Center of Excellence on Programmatic Management for Multidrug-Resistant TB in Kigali, Rwanda
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation (KNCV) is an international non-profit organization dedicated to the fight against tuberculosis (TB). KNCV is an international center of expertise for TB control that promotes effective, efficient, innovative and sustainable TB control strategies in a national and international context.
Challenge TB project (CTB)
KNCV is the lead partner in CTB, the new USAID-funded 5-year global program to decrease TB mortality and morbidity in high burdened countries. KNCV leads an international consortium with eight partner organizations. The overarching strategic objectives of CTB are to improve access to quality patient centered care for TB, TB/HIV, and MDR-TB services; to prevent transmission and disease progression; and to strengthen TB platforms.
The Center of Excellence on Programmatic Management on MDR-TB (COE on PMDT) was established to provide examples of best practice on TB within the E. Africa Region. COE on PMDT has received extensive support from The USAID E. Africa Bureau to develop and implement capacity building activities in PMDT, Laboratory strengthening, TB Infection Control, TB/HIV and Childhood TB.
The objective for developing the business plan for the COE in Rwanda is to provide guidance on the operations of the system/structure.
Scope of work
Based on the objectives the consultant(s) will be required to provide an analysis of the present scenario and develop a detailed business, costing and marketing plan that is expected to provide overall direction to the COE’s on PMDT operations making it sustainable, efficient and growth oriented in the long run.
The expected end product of this assignment will be a (1) complete Business and Marketing Plan clearly detailing tasks and responsibilities of each actor within the systems; (2) a financial and operational plan; (3) and a plan for measuring performance and impact of the system.
The above deliverable must be completed within 60 working days from the start date.
Application and information
For a complete description of this job offer please download the: Full TOR Business plan CoE Rwanda.
A complete application (with curriculum vitae, motivation letter and three professional references) should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by close of business on November 30, 2015.