Fw: [pwha-net] Job Opportunities at FHI
- One of the jobs listed below is for Malawi, but you must be a physician.
Pass on the word.
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> Job Opportunities at FHI
> Maggy Li,USA
> Hello, please help distribute the following opportunities and encourage
> people to apply online at www.fhi.org. Thanks
> FHI is dedicated to improving lives, knowledge, and understanding
> worldwide through a highly diversified program of research, education, and
> services in family health and HIV/AIDS prevention and care. Since our
> inception in 1971, FHI has formed partnerships with national governments
> and local communities in dozens of countries throughout the developing
> world to support lasting improvements in the health of individuals and the
> effectiveness of entire health care systems. We are seeking qualified
> candidates for:
> Associate Program Officer, YouthNet (DC)
> Responsible for providing support to develop, approve, administer, and
> monitor subagreements and technical assistance at the global and
> country-level activities of the YouthNet Program. Coordinates the
> development, review, approval and administration of subproject documents,
> including subproject amendments and Task Orders. Assures adherence of
> subproject documents to Program norms and helps develop and maintain
> system for tracking such information. Assists Program staff in responding
> to administrative and programmatic requests. Assists in the preparation
> and coordinates the compilation of reports and applications, including
> annual and interim reports, work plans, strategies, including typing
> correspondence, trip reports, purchase requisitions, entries for the EIS
> and other routine documents. BA/BS in public health or related field
> and three to five years relevant experience or Masters degree in public
> health or related field and one to three years relevant experience in
> program support. International experience and experience in public health
> Experience working with USAID cooperating agencies preferred. Strong
> writing skills. Fluency in French, Spanish or Portuguese preferred.
> Senior Technical Officer, Community and Home-based Care (CHBC), (DC)
> Responsible for overseeing development and implementation of the
> Institute's technical strategy for community and home-based care. Provides
> technical oversight to country programs and implementing partners to
> ensure technical soundness of CHBC interventions. Provides technical
> leadership and technical support in CHBC approaches and implementation
> including linkages with VCT, Clinical care, OVC, and ARV learning site
> programs. Develops guidelines, tools and recommendations related to
> implementation and evaluation of CHBC.
> Coordinates/collaborates with other technical units within FHI and others
> for development of relevant tools and guidelines for CHBC. M.D., or MPH
> with equivalent experience in public health or the social sciences; and
> five years experience in health and social support programs in developing
> countries. Must have home/community based care experience or palliative
> care experience in HIV/AIDS. Fluency in French is an asset.
> Vice President, Program Support (DC)
> Program Support
> Responsible for providing programmatic leadership and oversight for field
> programs and global projects of the Institute for HIV/AIDS. Manages the
> Program Support Department workplans and budgets as well as human
> MD or PhD, with public health degree or equivalent experience in public
> health, and 11-13 years of professional experience; or Master's degree in
> relevant discipline; and 13-15 years of professional health experience.
> Experience include five years specialized experience in HIV/AIDS programs
> in developing country settings and ten years management experience in
> public health programs.
> Vice President, Technical Support (DC)
> Technical Support
> Responsible for providing technical leadership and oversight for the
> technical strategies and activities of the Institute for HIV/AIDS. Manages
> the Technical Support Department workplans and budgets as well as human
> resources. MD or PhD, with public health degree or equivalent
> experience in public health and 11-13 years of professional experience; or
> Master's degree in relevant discipline and 13-15 years of professional
> health experience. Experience includes seven years specialized experience
> in HIV/AIDS programs in developing country settings plus eight years
> management experience in public health programs.
> Country Director (East Timor)
> Responsible for directing and managing the implementation of the
> FHI/IMPACT program in East Timor in accordance with the USAID IMPACT
> Cooperative Agreement and in collaboration with the UN and local
> authorities. Ensures that appropriate technical assistance is provided to
> programs and activities as described in the FHI/IMPACT plan. Requires
> Master's in public health or related field, and at least seven to nine
> years experience in the management of large public health or development
> programs or PhD/MD and five to seven years relevant experience.
> Willingness to learn local language.
> Good cross cultural skills.
> HIV-AIDS Care and Support Technical Assistant (Malawi)
> Responsible for strengthening the Ministry of Health and Population's
> coordination role in the implementation of all health services that make
> up the continuum of HIV/AIDS care and support. Develops and implement
> HIV/AIDS care and support services, policies and standards that are
> sensitive to equity concerns. Works with all stakeholders to facilitate
> standardized training of providers in provision of HIV care and support
> services. Facilitates development of a prioritized operations research
> plan relevant to Malawi in the areas of care and support and develop the
> capacity of the Ministry (HIV/AIDS Unit in particular) in designing,
> implementing, evaluating, writing and disseminating operations research.
> Facilitate the development and exploitation of links and synergies between
> HIV/AIDS and other relevant public health programs nationally and
> internationally (such as TB, STI, reproductive health, etc.) Prepare
> long-term plans, annual work-plans, 6-monthly reports and other ad hoc
> reports on the state of scaling up and performance of care and support
> services, research, stakeholder participation and budgets and
> expenditures. Requires a qualified physician with at least ten years
> post-qualification experience in infectious diseases in sub-Saharan Africa
> (or equivalent combination of education and experience), of which at least
> the last five years experience is in implementing HIV care and support
> FHI has a competitive compensation package.
> Interested candidates please submit cover letter, resume including salary
> requirements online at www.fhi.org
> or to:
> 2101 Wilson Blvd.,
> Suite 700,
> Arlington, VA 22201;
> Fax (703) 516-9036
> or e-mail: humanresources@...;
> Please indicate sourcing in your application.
> Maggy Li, MBA, PHR
> Recruiting Specialist, FHI
> Tel: (703) 516-9779 ext 220
> Email: mli@...
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