JSI Market Research Advisor Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs

JSI Market Research Advisor Jobs 2021 – Zambia Jobs. JSI Zambia programme looking for “Market Research Advisor“. Applicants with a Bachelor degree in health policy may apply Open until the position is filled.

JSI has been working to strengthen health services and systems in Zambia since the mid-1980s. JSI is the Government of Zambia’s lead partner in strengthening supply chain systems for HIV-related health commodities. In 2019, JSI-led HIV projects in Zambia supported testing of over 1.5 million people for HIV and identified 95,000 people living with HIV. Through the support of JSI-managed projects in Zambia, over 300,000 people are receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART). For HIV prevention, JSI-led projects circumcised over 130,000 men and enrolled almost 15,000 individuals on PrEP.

JSI Market Research Advisor Jobs 2021

The JSI has published a job vacancy announcement on 8 June 2021 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Market Research Advisor to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter John Snow Inc (JSI)
Position Market Research Advisor
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post 01
Qualification Bachelor degree in health policy
Experience Required Minimum Five years
Application Deadline Open until the position is filled

JSI Job Vacancy 2021

Job Purpose: JSI is seeking a Market Research Advisor for the newly awarded USAID Zambia Accessible Markets for Health (ZAM-Health) Activity. USAID ZAM-Health is a five-year project that aims to sustainably expand the availability and accessibility of high-quality health products and services in the private sector, improve health knowledge, and increase the adoption of healthy and health-seeking behaviors. Within the framework of a total market approach (TMA), the program will employ private sector approaches such as marketing, social franchising, and partnerships with commercial and for-profit entities to achieve these outcomes. USAID ZAM-Health is implemented by John Snow Health Zambia (JSH) in partnership with JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. (JSI), Media 365 and PharmAccess. The consortium will apply a market facilitation approach to coordinate, catalyze, and harness the private sector to reach priority populations with health products, services and information.


  • Support the development and implementation of the ZAM-Heath Strategic Information plan and the Activity Monitoring and Evaluation Plan;
  • Design, conduct, and/or oversee various types of health market analyses, including but not limited to stakeholder mapping, trend analysis, consumer research/insights to guide programmatic investments aimed to increase private sector engagement in health service delivery;
  • Design and oversee social marketing and behavioural research initiatives for product and service brand development, perform in-depth formative research, and establish a platform for constant contact and feedback with consumers through existing community, civic and social networks;
  • Work with the Strategic Information Specialist to compile and analyze market data using digital and traditional methods;
  • Collect data on consumers, competitors and market place and interpret data, formulate reports and make recommendations;
  • Provide competitive analysis on various market offerings, identify market trends, pricing/business models, sales and methods of operation;
  • Remain fully informed on market trends, other parties’ researches and implement best practices;
  • Ensure data reporting and use to measure progress and make necessary refinements;
  • Participate and contribute to the clear presentation of quarterly reports, annual work plan and other reports as well as participate in various internal and external meeting;
  • Support efforts to promote Collaborative, Learning, and Adaptation (CLA) Activities;
  • Be an active member of the Strategic Information team lead by the Director of Strategic Information;
  • Responsible for implementing JSI’s Accountability Framework and Code of Conduct, and adhering to JSI’s policies on fraud management; and
  • Any other responsibilities, as assigned.


  • Bachelor degree in health policy, health economics, marketing, statistics or a related advanced degree, with 5 – 7 years of experience;
  • At least 2-3 years of experience with USAID or donor funded projects strongly preferred;
  • Progressive experience in monitoring, evaluation, and research (MER) in the public health field or of large, complex markets;
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing and assessing innovative approaches in demand generation programming for public and private health sector;
  • Experience with social and commercial marketing;
  • Good understanding of Zambia’s health system and prior experience with Total Market Approach or other market development approaches will be an advantage;
  • Experience in qualitative, quantitative research, advocacy and policy analysis policy;
  • Excellent knowledge of statistical packages (SPSS, SAS or similar), databases and MS Office;
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking;
  • Excellent written and verbal English language skills; and,
  • Ability to travel to project sites as needed.

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply JSI Market Research Advisor Jobs 2021

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

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The Closing Date: Open until the position is filled

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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