Jhpiego seeks a Technical Director to provide technical leadership and project oversight for an upcoming CDC/PEPFAR-funded HIV/AIDS Case Finding, Linkage, Care, Treatment, and Retention project which aims to support implementation of direct service delivery and technical assistance to regions with large urban areas in Cameroon. The project will operate over a five-year period.
The Technical Director will closely supervise the program implementation team to ensure that resources are applied appropriately (e.g. human, financial and material). Responsibilities include supervising program and technical staff, overseeing annual work planning, leading the design, implementation and reporting of project activities, representing Jhpiego to donors and partners, management of projects as required and managing human resource systems.
Reporting to the Project Director, the Technical Director will be responsible for providing strategic guidance and assistance in HIV/AIDS care and treatment services for program staff and other stakeholders and representing the project in technical working groups. S/he will be responsible for ensuring the technical integrity of a HIV/AIDS care and treatment program. The Technical Director will provide technical leadership in development of annual workplans and budgets to ensure program design is line with program and Ministry of Public Health strategies and international best practices. S/he will also work closely with program and technical staff to ensure excellence in technical implementation at targeted sites and communities. In addition, the Technical Director will lead cross-cutting approaches, such as quality assurance and improvement and linkages and referrals among services.
This position is contingent upon award from CDC. Cameroonian nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.
Cameroonian nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.