FHI360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in Health, Education, Nutrition, Environment, Economic Development, Civil Society, Gender, Youth, Research and Technology- creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today’s interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 60 countries, all 50 U.S. states and all U.S. territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of;
Position: Technical Assistant, TB/HIV
Contract Type: 1 year fixed term
No. Reqd.: 4
Location: Akwa Ibom (2), Lagos (1) & Rivers (1)
The Technical Assistant, TB/HIV, With the support of the Senior Technical Officer PCT (State office), Senior Technical Officer TBHIV (CO) and the LGA TBL supervisor, the Assistant TBHIV referral coordinator will provide technical, programmatic and laboratory support to implement high quality LGA level, TB, TBHIV and HCT services at the local government level.
In addition s/he, will work with others in the state office and local implementing partners to ensure that LGA level TB/TBHIV monitoring and evaluation activities are appropriate and meet the donor and project’s M&E needs. S/He will regularly collect, collate and submit program data to the STO PCT (state office) for subsequent analysis and further actions. Their primary location will be at the highest HIV burden site in a given LGA from where support will also be provided to other sites within the LGA.
Minimum Recruitment Standards
He or she should have a minimum of Community Health Officer (CHO) or its equivalent in any public health related field;
He or she should have a minimum of 2 years working experience in the public health field related to TB and TBHIV;
He or she should be fluent in oral written English;
He or she should be computer literate with an ability to analyze data; and
Resident in the relevant LGA.
How to Apply:
Vacancy closes on 23rd April 2016. For detailed information, please visit our international employment webpage at www.fhi360.org . FHI 360 has a competitive compensation package. Interested candidates may go to FHI 360’s Career Center at www.fhi360.org/careers to register online, and to submit CV/resume. FHI 360 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
FHI 360 does not charge candidates a fee for a test or interview.