Muso is hiring a Senior Research Manager to collaboratively develop and execute the strategic research agenda for the organization across its operational sites in Mali and Côte d’Ivoire. This is a strategically critical role for an organization that partners with policymakers and implementers to design, test, and scale evidence-based health systems that deliver care with speed. Muso designs and embeds pragmatic trials in its service delivery in order to rigorously evaluate the effects of health systems interventions on population health and survival, like this cluster randomised controlled trial assessing the effects of Muso’s Proactive Care approach on under-five mortality and access to care. The full details of the job can be found here, but the crucial skills include: 


  • Expertise in research methods to evaluate public health/health systems interventions (or complex social/development interventions), including cluster trial design, implementation and analysis
  • Exceptional doer-manager, who is excited about doing the work and can also coordinate, support and keep track of a team’s progress 
  • Fluent in French and English – can operate in a professional context in both languages