The Chief of Party/Technical Director (COP/TD) will provide technical and program oversight and direction in HIV prevention, care and treatment to a USAID-funded, comprehensive HIV services project (Strengthening Provision of Primary HealthCare for HIV Services – SPPHC) in South Sudan. This program aims to support and increase access to quality, comprehensive HTC, PMTCT, and ART services, including pediatric and adolescent HIV care, within high HIV-burden areas of Greater Central and Western Equatorial States of South Sudan. Responsibilities of the Technical Director include leading technical and strategic planning for and coordination of implementation of relevant activities in conjunction with global Jhpiego Technical Directors. The COP/TD will also ensure that the project maximizes utilization of cross-cutting approaches, such as equity, quality and a gender-sensitive approach. This position will ensure the technical and methodological soundness of activities and, in collaboration with the project team and donor, support the design of service delivery strategies, based on sound and current scientific evidence. The COP/TD will also have management duties and work closely with partners and the donor as the most senior level person representing the project. The position will be based in Juba, with frequent travel and program activities will take place across Central and Western Equatorial States.
South Sudanese nationals are highly encouraged to apply