John Snow Inc., (JSI) Latest Available Job Opportunity

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19 Nov, 2019

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Management Jobs in South Africa

John Snow Inc., (JSI), a public health management firm dedicated to providing high quality technical and managerial assistance to public health programs, is recruiting for a Provincial VMMC Program Manager for a USAID-funded HIV prevention, care and treatment program in South Africa. The positions will be based in KZN and Gauteng


Job Title: Provincial VMMC Program Manager
Location: South Africa

Role Description and Purpose:

The Provincial VMMC Program Manager will work with District VMMC Manager to ensure the highest quality service provision that adheres to international and national standards/protocols. This position provides overall strategic leadership and direction in the allocated province to ensure achievement of program objectives and targets in targets districts and sites.

Key Performance Areas:

  • Works closely with district managers, site coordinator and team leaders within their province.
  • Responds to logistical, clinical, and programmatic issues at district level.
  • Coordinates with the demand creation team to ensure that the demand matches the supply of services within the province.
  • Coordinates with provincial Department of Health (DOH) managers for integration of project-supported activities within the provincial health program.
  • Coordinates with M&E teams to ensure that databases are accurate and updated regularly.
  • Reports any province-wide issues and district-level issues to the project’s senior management team as appropriate for review and resolution.
  • Monitors weekly service delivery statistics within the province. Suggests revisions to site scheduling and placement strategy, as needed.
  • Assists with the follow-through of district-level performance improvement plans.
  • Holds weekly meetings with site coordinators and keeps sites well informed of progress or potential changes within the program.
  • Keeps track of lessons learned and shares those lessons across the program.
  • Finds creative ways to acknowledge excellence and achievement within the province.
  • Compiles monthly, quarterly and annual provincial reports on program implementation.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • A Bachelors degree in Nursing, Medicine, or Public Health is an essential requirement.
  • (10) Ten years of experience in the health sector at clinical and/or managerial/administrative positions will be an essential requirement.
  • Experience supervising and managing staff in a clinical setting will be an essential requirement



Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume as directed below.

Specifying in the Subject Line the Position being applied for and location e.g. “Provincial VMMC Programme Manager “  – Durban” to

Applications Deadline: 21st November 2019

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