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7 Jan, 2020
7 Jan, 2020
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Job Title: Position Title: Key Populations/Public Private Partnerships Team Leader
Project Name: USAID TB South Africa Project
Type: Regular/Full Time
Salary: Commensurate with required experience and qualifications
Reports to: Deputy Chief of Party/Technical Director
The USAID Tuberculosis South Africa Project is five-year contract which builds upon interventions and achievements from URC’s USAID TB CARE II South Africa and the prior TB Program South Africa. Tuberculosis South Africa Project is helping the government of South Africa to further reduce TB infections, with the goal of ending TB once and for all. To reach this goal, Tuberculosis South Africa Project continues to improve the long-term sustainability of effective TB response systems and improve TB care and treatment for vulnerable populations.
Key Populations / Public Private Partnerships Team Leader
The Key Populations/Public Private Partnerships (PPP) Team Leader will serve as the lead in the development, implementation and monitoring of strategies addressing tuberculosis (TB) and multi drug resistant TB among key populations, and to strengthen public-private partnerships (PPP) in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of TB and MDR TB at facility and community levels and in the world of work.
Minimum Roles and Responsibilities:
Minimum Educational Qualifications, Skills and Experience required:
Suitable and interested candidates should send CV/Résumé, Cover Letter “quoting the position name on the email subject line and completed USAID Form 1420 Contractor Employee Biographical Data Sheet (link: https://www.usaid.gov/sites/default/files/AID1420-17.doc) to [email protected].
Application Deadline: 19th January 2020