EXPERIENCE: Five years of mid-to-senior level public health experience in developing, implementing and evaluating HIV prevention programs or other relevant public health programs that involve coordination with an international agency or implementing partner is required.
JOB KNOWLEDGE: Comprehensive knowledge of current HIV/AIDS issues, HIV counselling and testing, key populations, pre exposure prophylaxis community engagement and HIV treatment is required. An in-depth knowledge of the range of HIV prevention programs, policies, regulations and precedents applicable to development and administration of national/international public health program is required. Detailed knowledge of the host government health care system and structures including familiarity with MOH policies, program priorities and regulations is required
LANGUAGE: Fluency - ( speaking/reading/writing) in Portuguese is required. This may be tested.
Fluency - ( speaking, writing) in English is required. This may be tested.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Strong oral and written communications skills are required to develop and maintain effective, sustainable working relationships with national and international working partners. Strong leadership skills are required to lead results-driven project teams and workgroups. Ability to analyze, understand and discuss new program design, management and implementation approaches is required. This includes the development of surveys, evaluation designs, use of reliable and valid instruments, and methods for data collection, analysis and reports.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO): The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.