provide technical assistance to these key stakeholders to deliver quality and comprehensive HIV / AIDS treatment, care and support. HIV counseling. and testing, prevention, nutrition and psycho-social services to people living with HlV / AIDS.
To meet the above needs, the Program wishes to recruit a dynamic, skilled, committed, self-driven and results oriented individual to fill in the following post:
Country Program Manager
- Job TypeFull Time
- Min Qualification
- Job FieldMedical
The Country Program Manager ensures that AHF's mission statement. core values, key partnership standards and practices are the foundation of AHF's overall strategies and work.
Core/Essential Duties & Responsibilities include the following.
Provide managerial and technical oversight for the program, in collaboration with the Government of Nigeria and other Partner
Programs. but not limited to: capacity building. project logistics, security, finance and administration.
Prepare and administer program budgets and strategic business plans, and evaluate financial program effectiveness.
Serve as AHF's representative of the country program with implementing partners.
Conduct regular monitoring and evaluation of the programs outlined in the work plans and keep management informed of the quality. relevance and pertinent issues to achieve targets or set objectives.
Serve as AHF's representative of the country program with implementing partners, private and public agencies, national AIDS
programs, and major donor agencies. Represents AHF at meetings on HIV / AIDS issues, and maintain a wide-range of
professional contacts with Government and non-governmental organizations. Attend and report back on all relevant partner
meetings on weekly, monthly, quarterly basis or as required.
Advocate and integrate AHF projects into national HIV / AIDS control strategies and build up partnerships with other
stakeholders in national HlV / AIDS related networks aimed at improving communication, visibility and cooperation.
Take the lead in implementing new expansion plans in any location in the country as seen feasible and appropriate within the available capacity and resources in a manner that promotes sustainability.
Qualifications,Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree in the following areas: MBBS, and MPH, Msc (Infectious Diseases, Disease control) MBA and at least 7 years of total experience; a minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience in managing public health/international development programs or United States funded programs will be an added advantage.
Proven skills in management, supervision, leadership and networking.
Highly skilled in HIV / AIDS programming within an African context and culturally sensitive and able to work in a variety of settings and cultures.
Method of Application
Interested candidates should submit their Cover letter, CV and relevant copies of their academic qualifications to the following
email address not later than Friday 26th July 2013.
All attachments should be a maximum of 3MB. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted