FHI360 South Africa: Associate Director / Technical Training & Capacity Building

FHI 360 - South Africa
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Monday, 26 August, 2013
Opportunity type: 
Employment

FHI360 South Africa is a nonprofit organisation working in reproductive health and HIV/AIDS prevention, care and support.

FHI 360 seeks to appoint an Associate Director, Technical Training and Capacity Building, based in Pretoria.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the design, delivery and monitoring of technical assistance provided toward strengthening HIV/AIDS programming, in the areas of HIV prevention, treatment, care & support, OVC and BCC in both local organizations and the SAG;
  • Source  appropriate TA providers for building of technical quality of programs and to respond to grantee/SAG/Donor requests around technical HIV programming;
  • Assess the technical programs of and develop technical assistance plans for the local organizations to support programs meeting SAG and international best practices;
  • Oversee and provide vision for a technical capacity development team, ensure that the team’s efforts are coordinated and conducted in accordance with the technical assistance plan;
  • Guide and monitor implementation of  activities to achieve the technical goals of the project, ensuring that required inputs are in place on time;
  • Report on progress made against technical assistance plans as requested;
  • Represent the project on relevant technical working groups.

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree or its international equivalent in public health or a related field (significant experience in HIV prevention is necessary);
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in public health, including at least four years of experience in health promotion, HIV/AIDS or TB control;
  • Minimum of five years of experience in a senior technical position that involvement multi-sectorial coordination that included government;
  • Experience in delivering technical assistance, assessing technical quality of programs and HIV programs management;
  • Strong preference for individuals with South Africa work experience;
  • Combination HIV prevention care and support;
  • Orphans and vulnerable children;
  • Health systems strengthening within the government sector;
  • Integrating gender equity in program planning.

This is a local hire position and is open to South African citizens and non-South Africans with valid work authorisation. 
 
A competitive salary and benefits will be provided.
 
 To apply, submit a CV and motivation letter to Margaret Macheli at sa-vacancies@fhi360.org. Indicate the position for which you are applying in the subject line.

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal.

For more about FHI360, refer to www.fhi360.org.

For other vacancies in the NGO sector, refer to www.ngopulse.org/vacancies.

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