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Careers at
Jacaranda Health

Our mission is to improve health outcomes for all mothers and babies, and we rely on a diverse set of skills to strengthen, scale, and sustain the solutions that support them: frontline clinical expertise, technology and data science, evaluation and implementation research, product design, and government partnerships.

Available Positions

Jacaranda Health is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Application Deadline: 4th February, 2024.


Lead writing of sections of protocols, reports, presentations that are relevant to statistical expertise including sampling methodology, sample calculations, data management and analysis.


Application Deadline: 14th February, 2024.

Advocacy Manager

  • Provide strategic MNH advocacy, learning and support and ensure there’s a coherent process linking the National and county level advocacy efforts.

Application Deadline: 12th February, 2024.

Program Officer

Prepare and share monthly reports with the regional program coordinator and Health Facilities.

Application Deadline: 7th February, 2024.

Technical Communications Specialist (Global Team)

  • Lead/support the technical write-up for select grant proposals in accordance with Jacaranda and donor requirements.

Why Choose Jacaranda Health?

We’re proud of our diverse, multidisciplinary team, and the professional development opportunities afforded to each member – from on-the-ground fieldwork to global conferences. At Jacaranda Health, you’ll have the opportunity to do work that matters, alongside colleagues who share your passion. We’re looking for collaborative leaders and problem-solvers, with a vested interest in changing outcomes for women and babies in low-resource settings. Hear from our colleagues in Kenya and Ghana.

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The work environment at Jacaranda fosters a sense of belonging. All staff are treated equally and respectfully, and there is a real feeling of mutual support. This feeling has been further enhanced through the McKinsey Ability to Execute year-long leadership course that everyone at Jacaranda took part in. It really strengthened our skills and cohesion as a team.

Sarah Wambui Senior Regional Programs Coordinator, employee since 2021, Nairobi, Kenya
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Jacaranda prioritizes the health and well-being of not just mothers and babies, but its own internal community too. I am proud to be part of a team dedicated to amplifying the voices of women to ensure quality and respectful care for all.

Aba Asibon Strategic Lead Ghana, employee since 2022, Accra, Ghana

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The impact-driven ethos of Jacaranda constantly fuels my inspiration. Within our community, the culture of inclusivity and openness to different ideas creates an environment where continuous learning thrives, backed by leadership courses and professional support. It’s been amazing to engage projects in different geographies, and I’ve come to realize that every day holds the promise of enriching experiences.

Henry Njogu Senior Data & Analytics Coordinator, employee since 2018, Nairobi, Kenya

Ensuring safety in the process

We understand the importance of safeguarding personal information and are aware of individuals who may falsely advertise job opportunities and misuse our brand. We urge you to exercise caution when sharing your personal information.

Please keep in mind

  • All open positions with Jacaranda Health are posted on our official website, and link out to a HireHive page.
  • Official Jacaranda Health employee’s email addresses end with @jacarandahealth.org; we will never email you from free web-based email accounts such as Gmail, Yahoo, or Hotmail.
  • Jacaranda Health will never ask for money or other compensation as a term of employment, or to pay for application processing fees or for employment testing.
  • Job postings or employment applications that do not link to Jacaranda Health’s website are not legitimate.

If you have any concerns or questions related to a job posting you found online, please get in touch.