Sr. Communications Specialist will provide cross cutting communications support across the Reaching Impact, Saturation, and Epidemic Control (RISE) Project’s HIV and COVID response efforts. This includes serving as the primary communications focal person supporting RISE’s central level communications priorities and liaising with and providing support to communications teams within RISE’s country programs.
RISE is a 5-year global project funded by the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). RISE works with countries to achieve a shared vision of attaining and maintaining HIV epidemic control, with stronger local partners capable of managing and achieving results through sustainable, self-reliant, and resilient health systems. RISE provides HIV and COVID response support to national and sub-national health systems through strategic technical assistance and direct service delivery to improve prevention, case finding and treatment programming in supported countries. The RISE consortium is led by Jhpiego in partnership with ICAP at Columbia University (ICAP), Management Sciences for Health (MSH), ANOVA Health Institute (ANOVA), BAO Systems, JHU Center for Public Health and Human Rights (JHU), and Mann Global Health (MGH).