This position supports the California Department of Public Health’s (CDPH) mission and strategic plan by advancing the health and well-being of California’s diverse people and communities. As an employee of the Local Services Branch, the incumbent serves as part of a team that provides monitoring, training, support for and collaboration with regional local agencies that serve Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program participants. Under the direction of the Southern Unit Chief, Staff Services Manager I (SSM I), the Associate Governmental Program Analyst (AGPA), Contract Manager, performs the more responsible, varied, complex technical and analytical staff services assignments related to all aspects of monitoring the local agency contract. This includes providing technical assistance, contract management, training, expenditure monitoring and consultation to WIC local agency staff regarding WIC program policy, contract compliance, and administration issues in accordance with federal and state regulations. Moderate travel, up to 30%, may require overnights, to local agencies statewide is required to perform job duties.