Meeting Targets and Maintaining Epidemic Control (EpiC) is a five-year global project funded by the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). EpiC is dedicated to achieving and maintaining HIV epidemic control and the project provides strategic technical assistance (TA) and direct service delivery (DSD) to break through barriers to 95-95-95 and promote self-reliant management of national HIV programs by improving HIV case-finding, prevention, and treatment programming. EpiC is dedicated to achieving and maintaining HIV epidemic control among at-risk adult men, women, priority populations and key populations and the project is led by FHI 360 with core partners Population Services International (PSI), Palladium Group, Right to Care, and Gobee Group.
EpiC is seeking for qualified candidates to fill the vacant position of Technical Officer II at its HQ office. We actively encourage applications from suitably qualified candidates openly living with HIV and/or who are representative of the key populations affected by HIV.
The Technical Officer will provide project assistance on the EpiC project: a global program aimed at delivering quality HIV prevention, care, and treatment services to at-risk men, women, priority populations and key populations including sex workers, men who have sex with men, transgender persons and people who inject drugs. Additionally, EpiC has been modified to accept Pillar 2 Covid-19 funding to prevent, prepare for, respond to and bolster health systems to address COVID-19 and reemergence. The Technical Officer will be responsible for collating inputs to all technical deliverables at the global level, provide some support to countries, assisting in technical thought leadership and communication and strengthening the facilitation of global knowledge sharing through an applied knowledge in COVID-19 and HIV practice areas. The technical officer will also provide administrative support to the technical team. The position will be based in Washington, DC once our US offices open.
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This job description summarizes the main duties of the job. It neither prescribes nor restricts the exact tasks that may be assigned to carry out these duties. This document should not be construed in any way to represent a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.
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