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International Development

Chief Technical Officer

Last Mile Health began working in Liberia’s remote, last mile communities in 2007, and is now partnering with governments across Ethiopia, Liberia, Malawi, and Sierra Leone to strengthen community health systems, upskill the health workforce, and directly demonstrate effective community based primary care.

The Role

Last Mile Health is recruiting for a new position - Chief Technical Officer to be based in Accra, Ghana which is the location of Last Mile Health’s regional hub for technical and operational support. Reporting to the CEO, Last Mile Health’s Chief Technical Officer (CTO) provides organization-wide technical competencies and leadership developing a shared vision for how community health systems can deliver at scale, at quality, and sustainably.

The CTO provides executive oversight to the following technical functions: Health Systems Strengthening team (comprised of clinical excellence, health financing, health policy, education, digital health workstreams), and Monitoring, Evaluation, Research and Learning.
The CTO will fill a new position on LMH’s Executive Team during the final stages of development of their next strategic cycle. A successful start in this role could include:
  • Designing and deploying an integrated digital health strategy - from device management, digital learning, community health systems, and data management and analysis
  • Leveraging financing for public health strategies where LMH work and the advocacy techniques needed to make them happen
  • Developing a long-term learning agenda to define a set of questions to guide evaluation and evidence-generating priorities to generate knowledge and support decision-making and evidence of impact on population health outcomes
  • Assessing external resources and partnerships needed to make these strategies come to life
For more information on Last Mile Health and this CTO position please download our detailed Candidate Pack which includes further instructions on how to apply. 

Since 2007 Millar Cameron has specialised in sourcing leadership and keyperson talent across a number of industries, including agribusiness, international development, industrial, consumer, financial and professional services, private equity, and technology, media and telecommunications. Our mission and purpose is to positively contribute to the development of Africa, and other emerging markets, through the provision of people.

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