Jhpiego seeks a Chief of Party (COP) to provide vision, leadership and direction to ensure the strategic, programmatic, technical, and financial integrity for an anticipated U.S. government program focused on reducing HIV incidence and mitigating the impact of HIV in Lesotho. The project aims to reduce HIV incidence and mitigate the impact of HIV in Lesotho through the delivery of high-impact HIV prevention, care, treatment and support services and interventions for vulnerable and key populations. The project will operate over a five-year period.
The COP will have the overall responsibility for leadership, management and performance monitoring and reporting of project activities. S/he will be responsible for making key programmatic 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 U.S. government, 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 and local partners and agencies.
This position is contingent upon award from U.S. government. Lesotho nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.