The Senior Communication Advisor, VMMC will lead the design, rollout and day-to-day management and implementation of communication strategies and interventions to promote increased uptake of voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) for an upcoming United States’ government (USG) integrated HIV prevention project in Malawi. The project aims to prevent new HIV infections in priority populations through increased uptake of high quality VMMC services among males aged 15-29. The project aims to increase availability of and access to VMMC services, increase demand for VMMC among targeted age- groups, improve quality of VMMC services, and strengthen linkages between VMMC and other services. The project will operate over a five-year period.
The position will operate under the leadership of the Chief of Party and Jhpiego’s senior management team, and will oversee and ensure the technical and methodological soundness of all demand generation communications and activities. S/he shall have depth and breadth of technical expertise and experience in designing and implementing comprehensive health communication interventions, and related capacity strengthening necessary to implement a VMMC project.
This position is contingent upon award from USG. Malawian nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.
City location to be finalized upon award.