Jhpiego seeks a Program Manager to provide vision, leadership and direction to ensure the strategic, programmatic, technical, and financial integrity for a Centers for Disease Control (CDC)-funded Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) project in Zimbabwe. The Advisor will provide technical assistance at the national level. The project aims to partner with the Ministry of Health and Child Care (MOHCC) in implementing evidence-based biomedical HIV prevention through VMMC to strive to reach more than 80% VMMC coverage in selected PEPFAR supported districts. The project will operate over a five-year period.
The Program Manager will have the overall responsibility for leadership and management and reporting of project activities. S/he will be responsible for making key decisions and solving problems in short timeframes while ensuring operational and project quality and integrity. S/he will serve as the project’s main point of contact with CDC, on routine and strategic matters. S/he will also ensure effective organizational management and communication with the host country government at all levels, and international partners and agencies.
This position is contingent upon award from CDC. Zimbabwean nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.