Adolescent and HIVAIDS Specialist
|Date Posted||May 14, 2012|
|Job Type||Full Time|
|Closing date for applications||31 May 2012|
As head of unit, direct, lead and manage a group of professional and support staff to develop, manage and administer the sectoral or inter-sectoral programme, with a view to implement the equity focus and gender mainstreaming across all aspects of the country programme. For more information please see the Terms of Reference:
Qualifications and Competencies
Advanced university degree in one or more of the disciplines: Public Health, Public Health Administration, Primary Health Care, Pediatrics AIDS, Health Education, Medicine, Social Sciences or a field relevant to international development assistance in HIV/AIDS.
Five years of progressively responsible professional work experience at the national and international levels in programme management, monitoring and evaluation, in HIV/AIDS prevention and care activities as well as in youth programming; field work experience and background/familiarity with Emergency would be an asset.
Advanced knowledge of the latest developments in HIV/AIDS prevention and Care as well as youth programming; advanced knowledge of the latest technology in: Child-maternal health and PMCT of HIV/AIDS; HIV/AIDS health care; Adolescent Development; HIV/AIDS Pandemic preparedness; Infectious diseases control; Behavior change communication.
Fluency in English (written & spoken).
Computer skills, including internet navigation and various office applications.
Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-cultural environment and establish harmonious and effective working relationships, both within and outside the organization
How to apply
Qualified candidates please send the following documents to email@example.com (incomplete applications will not be considered):
• Your detailed resume/CV
• A brief cover email with the subject header "TA- Adolescent & HIV/AIDS Specialist "
Applications for this position must be received by 31 May 2012.