INTRODUCTION : -
Technical Officer - Community Services job opportunity is available at APIN Public Health Initiatives Limited / Gte for individuals who possess a first Degree in Sciences or Social Sciences.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : -
The successful candidate will work with the Technical Advisor on HIV & KP to provide technical and programmatic support to drive HIV and other Community Services intervention in close working relationship with stakeholders;
CSOs, supported health facilities, relevant government agencies and network of PLHIV.
S / He will provide technical leadership in developing strategies and interventions to improve the quality and responsiveness of HIV prevention programming and service delivery for KP program in assigned states.
S / He will provide technical assistance and mentorship to other project team members and facilitate technical capacity assessments in an efficient and evidence-based manner.
DESIRED EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATION : -
Must possess a first Degree in Sciences or Social Sciences. A Master’s degree in a relevant field will be an added advantage.
Must possess a minimum of 6 years cognate experience in an NGO or donor-funded environment with expertise in the design, implementation and monitoring of Key Population program, HIV Care & Support programs
Must have a proven track record of implementing programs requiring the participation of government and community stakeholders.
Strong interpersonal skills; ability to build partnerships and consensus within teams and with other stakeholders.