INTRODUCTION : -
Program Officer job opportunity is available at 360 Health Systems Diagnostics and Correction (360HSDC) for individuals who possess relevant qualifications.
The Program Officer will grow the program by working in collaboration with staff of the organization in directly contributing to the success of the project by delivering technical assistance and providing subject matter expertise and support.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : -
Conceptualize, plan and manage 360HSDC’s support to the HIV / AIDS testing program in the State, with focus in the Ogbomosho South LGA
Coordinate key program strategies and results for the project
Overall monitoring and analysis of the program environment and advise on timely readjustments of strategies and activities
Identify new areas of support and facilitate implementation of new initiatives
Close communication with all stakeholders and promotion of 360HSDC’s mandate; provide recommendations and program / policy advice based on results
Liaise with government and civil society counterparts
Organize and participate as a resource person in advocacy meetings, round-tables, training workshops and other meetings related to specific HIV / AIDS issues
Review, analyze, and evaluate technical reports and other materials relating to the project
Represent the project in technical forums at field level
Participate in the donor progress report writing, continuation application and quarterly review report writing and presentation.
Provide technical support for weekly, monthly, quarterly, semi-annual and annual project performance reviews
Other duties as assigned.
DESIRED EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATION : -
Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences, Psychology, Sociology, Public Health, Development Studies, or other related Social Sciences or Medical degree Master’s Degree preferred.
3 years minimum experience, in all-inclusive HIV testing services with focus on index case testing (ICT) and targeted PITC, PMTCT, with a mix of both community and facility strategies.
Knowledge of Ogbomosho South LGA
Knowledge of the local communities, cultures and geography of Oyo State and Ogbomosho LGA.
Resident in Ogbomosho South LGA or willingness to relocate to Ogbomosho South LGA in Oyo state
Knowledge of company’s main clients and its operations.
Good verbal and written communications skills and ability to draft and deliver timely quality evaluation reports.
Fluency in English required; Fluency in any local language in the project state will be an advantage.