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*LECTURER - INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC HEALTHSYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
The Sydney School of Public Health is seeking to appoint a Lecturer with broad global 
health knowledge to teach into the Master of International Public Health and to conduct 
relevant research in developing countries.     Great opportunity to join one of Australia's 
leading public health schools.  Develop your teaching and research profile in 
international public health. Full-time fixed term for three years, remuneration package: 
AU$114K-$135K which includes base salary AU$96K-$114Kp.a., leave loading and up 
to 17% superannuation. The University of Sydney is Australia's first university and has 
an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. It employs over 
7500 permanent staff, supporting over 52,000 students.  The Sydney School of Public 
Health comprises a network of individuals, research groups and centres that offer a wide 
range of educational and research opportunities in a variety of public health associated 
areas of study. There are 1000 students enrolled in post-graduate coursework degrees 
and over 200 PhD students. One of the largest programs offered by the School is the 
Master of International Public Health.  International public health is concerned with 
public health in low- and middle-income countries. Our staff have extensive experience 
working in many countries in Asia and Africa, including Bangladesh, China, India, 
Kenya, Myanmar, Tanzania and Uganda.  The Master of International Public Health 
covers control of communicable and non- communicable diseases and maternal and 
child health, all underpinned by the principles  of quantitative and qualitative research 
methods, project management, health policy and  health systems strengthening. We are 
seeking to appoint a Lecturer with broad global health knowledge to teach into the 
Master of International Public Health and to conduct relevant research in developing 
countries.   In this role you will:  •teach into the Master of International Public Health, 
including taking on unit of  study co-ordination responsibilities and providing support to 
other unit co-ordinators;   •teach into other teaching programs in the School that are 
related to your skills and  experience;   •develop and conduct relevant research projects 
in developing countries, and  produce and contribute to research publications, 
presentations and grant applications;   •develop and maintain linkages with 
organisations (including development  agencies) working in international public health.  
To succeed in this role you will have:  •a PhD (or be close to completion of a PhD) in an 
area relevant to international  public health;  •research experience in international public 
health in developing countries;  •demonstrated ability to develop and lead a research 
project;  •a track record in peer reviewed publications;  •coursework teaching 
experience at postgraduate level in international public  health;  •experience with unit of 
study or course coordination (desirable);   •experience working in public health in 
developing countries;  •demonstrated broad global health knowledge;  •a post-graduate 
coursework degree in public health (e.g. MPH) (desirable);  •excellent communication 
and time management skills and demonstrated ability to  work with and across 
collaborative teaching and research teams.  All applications must be submitted via the 
University of Sydney careers website.  Visit sydney.edu.au/recruitment and search by 
reference number 2469/1115 for more  information and to apply. CLOSING DATE: 
11pm 29 March 2016.    The University is an equal opportunity employer committed to 
equity, diversity and social inclusion. Applications from equity target groups, including 
women and people with disabilities are encouraged. As the University of Sydney has 
established a scheme to increase the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 
staff employed across the institution, applications from people of Aboriginal and Torres 
Strait Islander descent are also encouraged.   The University reserves the right not to 
proceed with any appointment. 
********************************SENIOR MEDICAL OFFICER THE HAGUE, THE NETHERLANDS
 
The International Court of Justice is seeking a Senior Medical Officer (P-5) in The 
Hague. Duties: Undertakes day-to-day clinical duties, e.g., walk-in clinic, emergencies, 
pre-treatment and periodic medical examinations, immunizations, etc. Refers staff to 
outside specialists as necessary. Follows up with outside specialists. REQUIRES: 
Doctorate (MD) or equivalent in medicine, including residency in one of the medical 
specialties, preferably occupational medicine. A minimum of ten years of progressively 
responsible clinical experience. Proven and sustained communication (verbal and 
written) skills, including the ability to prepare reports, articulating options clearly and 
concisely and making recommendations. Ability to develop and maintain effective work 
relationships, both as a team member and team leader in a multilingual and 
multicultural environment. Good knowledge of the Dutch health system and capacity to 
liaise with the organizations concerned; previous experience in international 
organizations would be an asset. Proficiency in English and/or French and very good 
working knowledge of the other language; knowledge of Dutch would be an asset. TO 
APPLY: applicants are requested to send a duly completed United Nations Personal 
History Form and a supporting letter for the attention of the Registrar.  Clearly indicate 
the title and number of the vacancy concerned.  All applications should be sent to: 
Registrar, International Court of Justice, Peace Palace, 2517 KJ The Hague, 
Netherlands, Fax No: + 31-70-364 99 28, Email: [email protected] 
Closing date: 3/30/16. Vacancy no: 2016/2
****************************** *ADVISOR, HUMAN RESOURCES FOR HEALTH BRASILIA, BRAZIL
 
The World Health Organization has posted an opening for an Advisor, Human 
Resources for Health (P-4) in Brasilia, Brazil. Duties: Provide advice and design 
technical cooperation strategies to strengthen capacities in the development, 
implementation and evaluation of human resources for health (HRH) policies, and 
plans, including research about labor markets and the impact on working conditions for 
personnel working in health; promote adequate legal and regulatory frameworks. 
REQUIRES: A university degree in one of the health, social, or management sciences 
and a master's degree in public health, health systems/ services administration or 
education sciences from a recognized university. Nine years of combined national and 
international experience in areas related to health system development, human 
resources, planning and policies; development of systems and strategies to improve the 
competencies of health personnel and the strengthening of related institutional 
capacities. Please visit WHO's e-Recruitment website at: www.who.int/employment. 
Reference the Appropriate Vacancy No. Closing date: 3/22/16. Vacancy no: 
PAHO/16/FT138
*******************************FAMILY PLANNING SPECIALISTS, EVALUATION OF FAMILY PLANNING AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH PAKISTAN
 
Only citizens of Pakistan are eligible for this position.  MSI, a Washington, DC metro 
area international development firm with a 35-year history of delivering development 
results across the world, seeks a Family Planning Specialist to participate in a mid-term 
performance evaluation of the USAID/Pakistan Family Planning and Reproductive 
Health (FP/RH) project. The FP/RH is a five-year cooperative agreement awarded in 
2013 and implemented by the Marie Stopes Society (MSS) in partnership with the 
Health and Nutrition Development Society (HANDS), Creative Social Marketing 
Pakistan Ltd. (CSM) and Marie Stopes International. The project aims to improve 
family planning and reproductive health services in the targeted areas. The evaluation 
will produce conclusions and recommendations that will help USAID/Pakistan and the 
implementing partner improve effectiveness and efficiency in the remaining years of the 
project. The evaluation will also identify innovations, best practices, poor performing 
activities, and lessons learned to guide the design of future similar programs. The 
assignment is expected to require about 42 days of work, approximately half of which 
would be in field areas of Sindh. Qualifications: A Master's degree in public health, 
social sciences, or a related field. Demonstrated expertise in the field of family planning 
and reproductive health. At least seven (7) years of experience designing, 
implementing, and/or evaluating public health, family planning and reproductive health 
and/or maternal and child health care projects in Pakistan. Experience in Sindh 
preferred. Familiarity with USAID and USAID evaluation policy. Excellent analytical 
and personal communication skills. Excellent English writing skills. Deadline: April 1, 
2106. To apply: Please visit our website, www.msiworldwide.com
****************************** WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
 
The World Health Organization seeks candidates for the following positions. Please 
visit WHO's e-Recruitment website at: www.who.int/employment. Reference the 
Appropriate Vacancy No.
*ADVISOR, HUMAN RESOURCES FOR HEALTH BRASILIA, BRAZIL
 
An Advisor, Human Resources for Health (P-4) is sought in Brasilia, Brazil. Duties: 
Provide advice and design technical cooperation strategies to strengthen capacities in 
the development, implementation and evaluation of human resources for health (HRH) 
policies, and plans, including research about labor markets and the impact on working 
conditions for personnel working in health; promote adequate legal and regulatory 
frameworks. REQUIRES: A university degree in one of the health, social, or 
management sciences and a master's degree in public health, health systems/ services 
administration or education sciences from a recognized university. Nine years of 
combined national and international experience in areas related to health system 
development, human resources, planning and policies; development of systems and 
strategies to improve the competencies of health personnel and the strengthening of 
related institutional capacities. Closing date: 3/22/16. Vacancy no: PAHO/16/FT138
*TECHNICAL OFFICER SUVA, FIJI
 
A Technical Officer is sought in Suva. Duties: Provides technical support in 
strengthening the capacity of countries and areas in the development and 
implementation of comprehensive, population-based noncommunicable disease 
prevention programmes, with focus on specific risk factor reduction, in collaboration 
with Member States and in accordance with WHO action plans for NCD. Assist WHO 
country offices and national counterparts in the further implementation and utilization 
of WHO best buys, and the Package of Essential NCD interventions (PEN). 
REQUIRES: University Degree in Medicine, Nursing or in a relevant health-related 
field from a recognized university. Minimum of 5 years in Public Health and/or NCD, 
including experience at international level. Closing date: 3/21/16. Vacancy no: 
WPRO/16/FT133
****************************** *INTERNATIONAL HEALTH ECONOMIST VIETNAM
 
MSI, a Washington, DC metro area international development firm with a 35-year 
history of delivering development results across the world, seeks an International Health 
Economist/Economist, Evaluation of the USAID/Vietnam "Community Links Program 
Activity," "Vietnam Monitoring and Survey Services (VEMSS) Project," 
Responsibilities: Conduct desk review of existing documents (program descriptions, 
annual work plans and reports, etc.); Develop the technical protocol for the costing 
exercise, and data collection tools (proven best practices or sound methods should be 
used);  Prepare the presentation summarizing proposed methods, and present to 
USAID/Vietnam mission; Develop the field data collection plan  , in coordination with 
the overall evaluation work plan; Conduct and oversee fieldwork process, including 
data collection and stakeholder meetings and interviews; Perform data analysis; 
Develop a presentation on key findings, and draft report; Review comment/inputs from 
USAID staff and related stakeholders, and finalize the cost component report.  
QUALIFICATIONS: Master's Degree or PhD level, or equivalent qualification, in a 
relevant discipline (i.e. Economics). Degree in health economics is preferred. 
Demonstrated 10 years' experience in conducting cost analysis for development 
programs- experience in costing of public health programs is preferred. Excellent 
personal communication and English writing skills. Ability to produce quality work 
under pressure and to tight deadlines. Experience working in complex environments. To 
apply: Please visit our website, www.msiworldwide.com
****************************** *SOCIAL AND BEHAVIOR CHANGE COMMUNICATION ADVISOR ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA
 
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in 
lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Social and 
Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) Advisor to develop SBCC strategies and 
training materials, and conduct trainings that promote consistent nutrition/consumption 
behaviors for the anticipated Growth through Nutrition Activity. The incumbent will 
improve nutrition, WASH, and agriculture-related practices through innovative SBCC 
strategies that sustainably bring about positive behavior change. The SBCC Advisor 
work at the national, regional, and woreda levels with government and private sector 
businesses to incorporate appropriate nutrition objectives and indicators into 
agricultural production programs. He/she will provides global scientific leadership by 
staying current of evolving technical standards, guidelines, and program developments 
in area of expertise. QUALIFICATIONS: Masters degree in health communications, 
public health management, social sciences, international development, or a related field. 
S/he has at least 7 years of experience in relevant areas. Knowledge and experience in 
health education and behavioral change communication is required. A minimum of 5 
years experience of leadership and management of relevant projects. Experience in 
developing and implementing a behavioral change communication strategy, focusing on 
creating demand for community and facility-based health services. Experience in 
designing and implementing at least two health (Nutrition, Water/Sanitation, RMNCH 
and/or livelihoods) projects that include a strong behavior change communication 
component. Guiding and providing technical assistance to project/host country 
government staffs working on Social Behavioral Change Communications projects. 
Experience in developing behavioral change communication tools and materials. 
Experience in monitoring and evaluation of health projects and implementation research 
experience. To apply: https://jobs-fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16672/social-and-behavior-
change-communication-%28sbcc%29-advisor/job
****************************** *NUTRITION ADVISOR ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA
 
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in 
lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Nutrition 
Advisor. to provide overall technical director for nutrition interventions under the 
anticipated Growth through Nutrition Activity. The Advisor will play the lead role in 
guiding the implementation of technically sound and innovative approaches, in close 
collaboration with Government of Ethiopia stakeholders, to increase optimal nutrition, 
WASH, and agriculture behaviors, improve the quality of nutrition services, build 
nutrition capacities of frontline health and agriculture works, strengthen nutrition 
competencies in agriculture and health teaching institutions, and strategically 
incorporate nutrition objective into multi-sector polices.  The Nutrition Advisor will 
report to the Chief of Party and will closely coordinate activities with the WASH 
Advisor and Agriculture/Livelihood Advisor. QUALIFICATIONS:  Masters (MSc) in 
Nutrition or related field, with an emphasis on community nutrition, public health 
nutrition, SBCC, or other relevant sub-specialty. Minimum of seven years (7) of 
experience designing and implementing multi-sector nutrition programs. Demonstrated 
significant expertise providing technical assistance to project/ host country government 
staff working on nutrition and SBCC activities. Demonstrated ability to work 
effectively with a wide range of partners with varying interests and priorities in the 
fields of nutrition, health agriculture, humanitarian assistance, resilience, and WASH. 
Prior experience in the Ethiopian nutrition sector desirable, preferably including 
experience with national and sub-national level coordination under the National 
Nutrition Program (NNP). Field experience in the prevention of malnutrition and under-
nutrition and a strong understanding of nutrition and related policies, strategies and 
programs. Excellent inter-personal, communications and facilitation skills. In-depth 
understanding of the GOE structure at national, regional and local level. Travel 
Requirements: 10%-25%. To apply: https://jobs-fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16671/nutrition-
advisor/job 
****************************** *CHIEF OF PARTY MAPUTO, MOZAMBIQUE
 
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in 
lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Chief of Party 
for an upcoming, USAID-funded comprehensive social and behavior change 
communication (SBCC) program. Availability of the position is contingent upon 
issuance of a USAID Request for Applications, and selection of final applicant is 
subject to USAID approval. The COP will provide overall vision and leadership for the 
project; develop annual work plans and ensure successful implementation; and assume 
technical and management responsibility for all project personnel, including 
consultants. He/she will be the primary liaison for the project with USAID, other donors 
and institutions, implementing partners, technical agencies and other stakeholders, 
ensuring alignment and harmonization with other programming where appropriate, 
including public / private sector partnerships. He/she will be responsible for the 
successful implementation of the project, including achievement of program targets; 
submission of all program deliverables to USAID; and identification and resolution of 
issues and risks related to program implementation. He/she will oversee the 
development and monitoring of work plans and budgets; ensure appropriate levels of 
technical assistance in program operations; and coordinate partner efforts in program 
implementation. He/ she will be ultimately responsible for award management, 
including compliance with FHI 360 and USAID policies and procedures for prime 
award management, sound financial monitoring and control and sub award 
management. QUALIFICATIONS: Master's degree in public health or other related 
area, or bachelor's degree with at least five years additional relevant experience; 10+ 
years demonstrated experience in the design and monitoring of effective, evidence-
based social and behavior change programming, including demonstrated experience 
with community-based and innovative methods; 5+ years of demonstrated experience in 
the management of a complex project; Demonstrated leadership success in: achieving 
project objectives, the use of community level and innovative approaches in SBCC or 
other related sectors. Demonstrated knowledge/experience of USAID policies, 
procedures and approaches related to program design/implementation, budgeting, 
monitoring and evaluation. Solid and up to date knowledge of current and emerging 
issues, strategies, and evidence in SBCC and HIV, family planning, malaria, gender 
and/or other health areas. Demonstrated capacity to build and maintain productive 
working relationships with a wide network of partners and stakeholders. Strong written 
and oral communication skills in English. To apply: https://jobs-
fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16467/chief-of-party/job
****************************** *SENIOR NEGLECTED TROPICAL DISEASES ADVISOR, TECHNICAL ADVISOR ARLINGTON, VA
 
Position With: Infectious Disease Division, Office of Health, Infectious Diseases and 
Nutrition, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International 
Development.  Assignment: Two Year Fellowship | GHFP-II-P5-191. The Senior 
Neglected Tropical Diseases Advisor (Senior Advisor) will serve on the NTD Team 
within the Infectious Diseases Division of the Office of Health, Infectious Diseases and 
Nutrition in the Bureau for Global Health. S/he will receive direction from the NTD 
Team Leader and will serve as a member of the NTD Team, working closely with NTD 
Team technical advisors and health staff in USAID regional bureaus and missions. The 
Senior Advisor will support the technical excellence of USAID programs by 
coordinating appropriate technical assistance to country-level programs and ensuring 
cross-learning between countries. The Senior Advisor will engage with USAID country 
missions and regional offices and other US Government agencies (USG) to ensure 
appropriate collaboration. The Senior Advisor will also participate in monitoring any 
constraints to implementation and identifying solutions. S/he will participate in global 
meetings focused on coalition building, donor coordination and advocacy. 
RESPONSIBILITIES: Providing appropriate technical assistance to USAID/ 
Washington and field-based programs for the review of grant applications, country-
level work plans, and in support of NTD program implementation in USAID-supported 
countries. Providing technical assistance to Ministry of Health programs and 
implementing partners to ensure adherence to World Health Organization (WHO) 
guidelines in support of achieving the WHO 2020 disease specific targets. Country level 
technical assistance will be primarily for countries in Francophone Africa. Serving as 
the lead technical resource in one or more cross-cutting program areas, such as 
monitoring and evaluation, behavior change and communications, alternative financing 
mechanisms and/or expanding into new disease areas; Leading the evaluation and 
establishing guidance and best practices for the portfolio in the specified area(s). 
Liaising, participating and coordinating with other donor agencies, implementing 
partners, working groups and advocacy groups in global NTD coalition building and 
advocacy efforts. Developing and disseminating NTD communication materials (fact 
sheets and press releases)towards these efforts. Facilitating communication and 
coordination with USAID missions and partner agencies in implementing NTD 
activities to maximize resources and program progress. Liaising with other USAID 
regional and technical bureaus with investments that reinforce the USAID's NTD 
program goals and objectives to identify and develop coordinated efforts or initiatives 
that accelerate progress towards NTD control and/or elimination. Monitoring ongoing 
country-level activities under the NTD portfolio such as disease mapping, training, 
mass drug administration, surveillance and/or morbidity management, including travel 
to visit field activities. Participating in the planning, budgeting and reporting of results 
from the NTD portfolio. Preparing, presenting and disseminating materials, briefings, 
reports, etc. for colleagues, Bureau, Agency leadership, and other partners. Providing 
technical advice to USAID regional bureaus and missions involved in NTD. 
International and domestic travel approximately 30%. REQUIRED: Master's degree or 
higher in public health or a related social science field. Minimum ten (10) years' 
experience designing, implementing, and/or evaluating public health activities and 
programs and at least three (3)years' experience in an international or resource-
challenged setting. Minimum of five (5) years working with NTD programming. 
Experience with coalition building and coordination across a diverse set of stakeholders 
atthe regional and/or global levels. Experience with program and sector wide 
monitoring and evaluation preferred. Demonstrated flexibility and openness in 
responding to changing work priorities and environment. Demonstrated organizational 
skills. Strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.  Strong team and 
networking skills. Ability to work under pressure. Ability to travel internationally. 
Proficiency in French is required. US citizenship or US permanent residency required. 
TO APPLY: All applicants are required to apply for this position through GHFP-II's 
online recruitment system at https://www.ghfp.net/recruitment/, which allows you to 
store your CV, profile and bio data form in our database. A separate cover letter 
describing your qualifications and experience, interest and familiarity with issues 
relating to this position, and how this position relates to your career goals is required for 
each application. All online applications must be submitted by March 18, 2016 by 5:00 
pm Eastern time. 
****************************** *VP / DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS WASHINGTON DC
 
Do you believe that everyone deserves access to affordable, quality healthcare?  Are 
you driven by creativity, bold ideas, and disruptive innovation? Are you inspired by 
exceptionally talented, diverse, impact-oriented colleagues? Do you thrive in a 
dynamic, high-growth, fast-paced environment? Then consider a job with ThinkWell. 
We are an emerging health systems development organization that is currently in a 
major growth phase. We are looking for an executive to provide technical vision and 
management to our overall portfolio. The ideal candidate brings proven program 
management experience, a strong understanding of health systems strengthening, and a 
solid global reputation. The candidate should have strong relationships with funding 
organizations to support ThinkWell's business development efforts. Most importantly, 
the candidate should be a 'builder'-- enthusiastic to shape the growth of a cutting-edge 
enterprise that represents the next generation of development assistance. This is a senior 
position, based in Washington DC, reporting to the CEO. In consultation with the CEO, 
s/he will be responsible for managing the overall technical direction and growth of 
ThinkWell. The incumbent will play a senior representational role with clients, partners, 
donors, and other stakeholders. View the full job description and apply through our 
website at: https://jobs-thinkwell.icims.com/jobs/1047/vice-president-director-of-
programs/job
****************************** *HEALTH SYSTEMS / HEALTH FINANCING MANAGER WASHINGTON DC
 
Do you believe that everyone deserves access to affordable, quality healthcare?  Are 
you driven by creativity, bold ideas, and disruptive innovation? Are you inspired by 
exceptionally talented, diverse, impact-oriented colleagues? Do you thrive in a 
dynamic, high-growth, fast-paced environment? Then consider a job with ThinkWell. 
We are an emerging health systems development organization that is currently in a 
major growth phase. We are looking for top talent to both manage health systems 
engagements as well as provide direct technical support to clients. The successful 
candidate will have hands-on design and implementation experience in multiple 
countries in areas such as: health financing policy and strategy, health purchasing 
mechanisms, and resource tracking and mobilization. The ideal candidate will have 
strong relationships with funding organizations and prime contractors to support 
ThinkWell's business development efforts. The incumbent should be prepared both to 
work independently on engagements, and at other times to be leading and managing a 
team. The candidate will understand how to remotely support field-based programs and 
staff, striking the balance between mentorship, technical assistance, and accountability. 
The candidate should be a 'builder'--enthusiastic to shape the growth of a cutting-edge 
enterprise. Please view the full job description and apply on our website at: https://jobs-
thinkwell.icims.com/jobs/1034/health-systems-health-financing-manager/job
****************************** *HEALTH FINANCING ANALYST / SENIOR ANALYST WASHINGTON DC
 
Do you believe that everyone deserves access to affordable, quality healthcare?  Are 
you driven by creativity, bold ideas, and disruptive innovation? Are you inspired by 
exceptionally talented, diverse, impact-oriented colleagues? Do you thrive in a 
dynamic, high-growth, fast-paced environment? Then consider a job with ThinkWell. 
We are an emerging health systems development organization that is currently in a 
major growth phase. We are looking for top talent to work on our global portfolio of 
health financing projects. The candidate should have hands-on design and 
implementation experience in multiple countries in areas such as: health financing 
policy and strategy health purchasing mechanisms, resource tracking and mobilization. 
The candidate should also expect to support ThinkWell's business development efforts 
by supporting proposal development. The incumbent should be prepared to both work 
solo on smaller engagements, as well as part of a team on larger ones. The ideal 
candidate will understand how to work effectively with field-based programs and staff 
who are located in remote locations. The ideal candidate should be a 'doer'--
enthusiastic to shape the growth of a cutting-edge enterprise. Please view the full job 
description and apply on our website at: https://jobs-
thinkwell.icims.com/jobs/1049/health-financing-analyst-senior-analyst/job
****************************** *PROGRAM OFFICER BARBADOS AND BAHAMAS, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
 
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in 
lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a Program Officer.  
Responsibilities: The Program Officer provides technical assistance and support to 
programs. Collects, complies, and analyzes information relevant to programs. Provides 
administrative and project support, in addition to communication efforts related to 
program management and execution. Ensures compliance with internal and external 
regulations. Monitors budget for programs and develops monitoring system for 
reviewing project status. Ensures completion of program while adhering to budget, 
scope, and schedule requirements. Develops/ Reviews work plans, prepares 
presentations, and supports other related program objectives and deliverables. Suitably 
qualified candidates openly living with HIV and/or who are representative of the key 
populations affected by HIV are also actively encouraged to apply. 
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelors required and Master's Degree highly preferred in 
Knowledge/ Information Services, Communications, Education, Environment, Health, 
Behavioral, Life/Social Sciences International Development, Human Development or 
Related Field. Minimum of 5 + years' experience with program management, cross-
cultural communications, US Government rules and regulations. Substantial experience 
using computerized information systems. Demonstrated experience working with key 
populations in Barbados. Articulate and professional and able to communicate in a 
clear, positive fashion with clients and staff. Must be able to read, write, and speak 
fluent English. Prior team lead experience preferred. Demonstrated leadership 
experience preferred. Strong knowledge of concepts, practices and procedures with 
program design. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent and 
demonstrated program and project management skills. Ability to influence and 
collaborate with others. Ability to analyze and interpret data, identify errors and prepare 
reports.Travel:50%. To apply: https://jobs-fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16637/program-
officer---barbados-and-bahamas/job
****************************** *LINKAGES BEHAVIOR CHANGE AND COMMUNICATIONS ADVISOR COTE D'IVOIRE-ABIDJAN
 
FHI 360, a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in 
lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions, seeks a LINKAGES 
Behavior Change and Communications Advisor to work on the USAID-funded project, 
Linkages Across the Continuum of HIV Services for Key Populations Affected by HIV 
(LINKAGES), under the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) 
program. LINKAGES is implemented by FHI 360 in partnership with Pact, IntraHealth 
International and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and conducts a range 
of activities to reduce HIV transmission among key populations (KP) - sex workers, 
men who have sex with men, transgender persons and people who inject drugs - and 
improve their enrollment and retention in care and treatment across the HIV cascade. 
LINKAGES will accelerate the ability of governments, key population leaders, 
organizations working with key populations, and private-sector providers to plan and 
implement services that reduce HIV transmission among key populations and their 
sexual partners and extend the lives of those already living with HIV. The key elements 
of the FHI 360-led team's strategic and technical approach are: Identifying key 
populations and locales and comprehensively assessing risk. Diagnosing "leaks" and 
revealing access barriers within the HIV services cascade. Scaling up "what works" 
while innovating to ensure the most strategic use of resources and access to newly 
emerging technologies. Addressing structural barriers and transforming local KP 
organizations. Ensuring interventions are sustainable over the long term. Supporting the 
mainstreaming of human rights, gender and competency and capacity development. 
QUALIFICATIONS: Masters level degree in Public Health, Communications or related 
field or equivalent. 8 years of demonstrated behavior change communication, 
mobilization and advocacy key population group technical expertise, with substantial 
HIV prevention, care, and treatment experience with female sex workers, and/or men 
who have sex with men, and transgender individuals using mobile technology and 
implementing communications activities; or an equivalent combination of education 
and experience. 5 years of demonstrated excellence in a technical advisor and 
leadership position, preferably in an international development context and working 
with key population groups. Excellent oral and written communication skills in French 
and English. Experience with U.S. government rules and regulations and experience 
working in an international NGO/PVO environment desirable. Previous experience in 
Sub-Saharan Africa is strongly preferred; Cote d'Ivoire experience is a plus. Proven 
skills in the implementation of SBCC driven HIV prevention, care, and treatment 
programs for female sex workers, and/or men who have sex with men, and transgender 
persons in Cote d'Ivoire or other countries in the region. Knowledge of processes for 
developing and implementing HIV prevention, care, and treatment programs with key 
population groups in Cote d'Ivoire. Understands the HIV-related needs of key 
population groups in Cote d'Ivoire, including female sex workers, and/or men who have 
sex with men, and transgender individuals and have worked to support and implement 
activities to reduce stigma and discrimination. Design, implementation, and 
management of public health /international development programs funded by USAID. 
Proven skills in mentoring, leadership and networking. Sensitivity to cultural 
differences and understanding of the political and ethical issues surrounding public 
health issues among key populations in Malawi. Ability to manage and complete 
numerous tasks with a high degree of organization and limited resources. Experience 
working with civil society organizations to plan and implement HIV behavior change 
communication activities including condom and lubricants distribution. Experience of 
proactively identifying risk, addressing issues and appropriately communicating these to 
the project staff and USAID. Experience of establishing strong working relationships 
with colleagues from different organizations and cultures. Experience identifying, 
designing and brokering public-private partnerships. Ability to meet deadlines with 
strong attention to consistency, detail, and quality. Ability to travel within country or 
region and internationally if needed. Knowledge of PEPFAR programming and 
reporting preferred. To apply: https://jobs-fhi360.icims.com/jobs/16188/linkages-
behavior-change-and-communications-advisor/job
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