Jhpiego seeks an Adolescent/Youth Specialist to provide technical leadership and project oversight to address female and male adolescents and youth needs in FP programming to USAID’s Accelerating Universal Access to Family Planning (AUAFP) Activity. The Adolescent/Youth Specialist will provide technical assistance at the National and District levels to strengthen community mobilization, increase the use of appropriate IT and social media to meet FP needs of adolescents and youth, and ensure that FP training addresses adolescent and youth friendly services (AYFS) concept and criteria. This large-scale project aims to increase utilization of FP services through universal health coverage. The project will operate over a five-year year period in Bangladesh.
The position will operate in close collaboration with the Family Planning Specialist and Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Specialist and Jhpiego’s senior management team, and will oversee and ensure the technical and methodological soundness of all project activities. In collaboration with project team and partners, the position will support the design and implementation of service delivery strategies based on scientific evidence
This position is contingent upon award from USAID. Bangladeshi nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.