Application Open

July 25 2019

Application Deadline

August 4 2019

Experience Level

5-7 Years

Experience Years

5 - 7 years

Industry

NGO/Volunteer/Freelancing

Related Courses

Medicine Social Science

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Program Officer

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APIN Public Health Initiatives

POSITION: Program Officer

JOB TYPE: Full-time

LOCATION: FCT Abuja Gombe kano Taraba

SALARY: Competitive

MIN QUALIFICATION: BSC, Second Class Upper

AGE LIMIT: No age restrictions

JOB DETAILS

Description

Duration of Contract: 18 months fixed term
Project: Global Fund_HIV- KP

Job Task

  • This position will report to the Program Manager at the Head Office.
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating the implementation prevention services for Key Population (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID) in four (4) states.
  • S/He will track program activities and ensure implementation is carried out according to work plan.
  • S/He will provide technical support to the program team to ensure 100% target achievement according to program design.
  • S/He will support the Program Manager to ensure all deliverables for the project are met

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must possess first degree in Social or Behavioural & Medical Sciences or related discipline.
  • Possession of Master’s Degree in Public Health or related field would be added advantage.
  • Must have minimum of five (5) years’ experience in the field of HIV prevention for KPs (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID)
  • Demonstrated understanding, experience and competency in working with HIV KP community-led organizations and KP community leaders.
  • Strong technical and programmatic knowledge and experience in prevention activities for KPs, HIV testing and linkage to care.
  • Knowledge of Global Fund projects, regulations, compliance and reporting requirements is added advantage.
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Must possess good relationship management/ advocacy skills.
  • Must possess good report writing, presentation, data interpretation skills.

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