PEPFAR Provincial Liaison - Kimberley and East London

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 11:56
The U.S. Embassy

PEPFAR Provincial Liaison - Kimberley and East London

Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Friday, August 10, 2012
Opportunity type: 
Employment
The U.S. Embassy in Pretoria seeks a PEPFAR Provincial Liaison in the State President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).  Applicants must have ALL the following requirements:
  1. Education: A three year Bachelor’s level degree in public health, public policy, public administration, epidemiology, demography, social or behavioural science, or related disciplines is required.
  2. Experience: A minimum of seven years of progressively responsible work experience in public administration, public health, or public policy setting, including a minimum of three years experience in program management and/or coordination is required.        
  3. Language: English level IV in reading, writing and speaking is required.
  4. Knowledge: 
  • Good working knowledge of the structure and functions, and the management structures of PEPFAR including Technical Working Groups and the Oversight Committee is required
  • Broad knowledge of the host country operational environment, including a detailed knowledge of the structure and operations of the South African Department of Health, Department of Social Development, Department of Basic Education, Premier’s Office, and Provincial AIDS Councils and the environment for health care delivery at the national, provincial, and district level in South Africa are required.
  • Detailed knowledge of the policies, procedures, and regulations of SAG and the local jurisdiction related to health care delivery and public health issues commonly encountered in the implementation of PEPFAR-supported activities within the assigned jurisdiction is required
  5. Skills and Abilities:
  • Ability to independently analyze political, social, economic, and policy issues, formulate, present and defend complex activity design is required.
  • Skill in conducting detailed analyses of complex functions and partner performance is required.
  • Interpersonal skill is required.
  • Ability to consult and collaborate effectively with all levels both within and outside the U.S.G. is required.
  • Ability to compose effective written reports and documents is required.
For more details on this exciting opportunity, including salary and benefits, please go to: http://southafrica.usembassy.gov/job_opportunities.html; or go directly to the P-Net site to apply at: http://americanembassy.pnet.co.za/

NOTE:  Position will be located in Kimberley – Northern Cape.

Applications must be received by August 10, 2012 (Close of Business).


The U.S. Embassy in Pretoria seeks a PEPFAR Provincial Liaison in the State President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).  Applicants must have ALL the following requirements:
  1. Education: A three year Bachelor’s level degree in public health, public policy, public administration, epidemiology, demography, social or behavioural science, or related disciplines is required.
  2. Experience: A minimum of seven years of progressively responsible work experience in public administration, public health, or public policy setting, including a minimum of three years experience in program management and/or coordination is required.        
  3. Language: English level IV in reading, writing and speaking is required.
  4. Knowledge: 
  • Good working knowledge of the structure and functions, and the management structures of PEPFAR including Technical Working Groups and the Oversight Committee is required.
  • Broad knowledge of the host country operational environment, including a detailed knowledge of the structure and operations of the South African Department of Health, Department of Social Development, Department of Basic Education, Premier’s Office, and Provincial AIDS Councils and the environment for health care delivery at the national, provincial, and district level in South Africa are required.
  • Detailed knowledge of the policies, procedures, and regulations of SAG and the local jurisdiction related to health care delivery and public health issues commonly encountered in the implementation of PEPFAR-supported activities within the assigned jurisdiction is required.
  5. Skills and Abilities:
  • Ability to independently analyze political, social, economic, and policy issues, formulate, present and defend complex activity design is required.
  • Skill in conducting detailed analyses of complex functions and partner performance is required.
  • Interpersonal skill is required.
  • Ability to consult and collaborate effectively with all levels both within and outside the U.S.G. is required.
  • Ability to compose effective written reports and documents is required.
For more details on this exciting opportunity, including salary and benefits, please go to: http://southafrica.usembassy.gov/job_opportunities.html; or go directly to the P-Net site to apply at: http://americanembassy.pnet.co.za/

Note:  Position will be located in East London.

Applications must be received by August 10, 2012 (Close of Business).