Jhpiego seeks a Program Director to provide vision, leadership and direction to ensure the strategic, programmatic, technical, and financial integrity of an upcoming US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)-funded HIV/AIDS prevention, care, and treatment project, which includes HIV testing services and linkage to care, voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC), HIV prevention among adolescents girls and young women, prevention of gender-based violence, behavior change for HIV prevention, and HIV/TB care and treatment. The three to four-year project aims to reduce the number of new HIV infections and other sexually transmitted infections among target communities and to support the continuum of care and treatment for those infected with HIV.
The Program Director will have overall responsibility for leadership and management of the project and reporting of project activities. S/he will be responsible for making key decisions and solving problems in short timeframes while ensuring operational and project technical quality and integrity. S/he will serve as the project’s main point of contact with the donor, government of Malawi, and relevant stakeholders on routine and strategic matters. S/he will also ensure effective organizational management, collaboration and communication with the government of Malawi at all levels, and international partners and agencies.
This position is contingent upon award from PEPFAR. Malawi nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.