HIV Specialist: Akwa Ibom

Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Job Description

o    Candidate will provide technical support at state level to implement high quality care, treatment and support activities with primary focus on technical areas of comprehensive TB and HIV/AIDS programs including laboratory, pharmacy, logistics, prevention, care, treatment, TB, RMNCH, Mitigation, monitoring and evaluation.

Minimum Recruitment Standards

o    MB.BS/MD/PhD or similar degree with 1 to 3 years of progressive relevant experience in managing comprehensive TB and HIV programs in resource constrained settings.

o    Or MPH or MS/MA in relevant degree with 3 to 5 years of progressive relevant experience in managing comprehensive TB and HIV programs in resource constrained settings.

o    Or BS/BA in Pharmacy, Microbiology, Health Sciences, Monitoring  and Evaluation, Public Health or in relevant degree with 5 to 7 years of progressive relevant experience in managing comprehensive TB and HIV programs in resource constrained settings.

o    For each band above, possession of an additional post graduate degree in a related field is an advantage.

o    Experience in project development with proven experience in the planning and facilitation of training is required.

o    Experience in large and complex donor-funded national health focused project is an added advantage.

o    Familiarity with Nigerian public sector health systems and NGOs and CBOs is highly desirable.