Project Management Specialist (Decentralized Tuberculosis

  • Added Date: Monday, 26 October 2020
  • Deadline Date: Wednesday, 18 November 2020

ELIGIBLE OFFERORS: โ€œCooperating Country Nationalโ€ shall mean the individual engaged to serve in the Cooperating Country under this contract.

โ€œCooperating Countryโ€ shall mean the foreign country in or for which services are to be rendered hereunder.

Opening date: October 19, 2020

Closing date: November 18, 2020

USAID/Uganda is seeking for qualified individuals to fill the Project Management Specialist (Decentralized Tuberculosis) (PMS-TB) position located in the USAID/Ugandaโ€™s Office of Health & HIV (OHH) - HIV & TB sub-team.

The PMS-TB position is encumbered by a key member of the HIV & TB sub-team responsible for providing technical and professional leadership in the planning, implementation, monitoring and overseeing mission supported TB activities. The PMS/TBโ€™s role includes planning, designing, organizing, directing, and coordinating development programs and monitoring and evaluation of activities implemented by NGOs, CBOs, UN agencies, and other partner organizations through grants, cooperative agreement and/or contracts.

The PMS reports to the Infectious Diseases Unit Leader under the HIV & TB Sub-Team.

  1. EDUCATION

A Masterโ€™s Degree in Public Health, Medicine, International Health or related field is required.

  1. PRIOR WORK EXPERIENCE

--Minimum six (6) years of progressively responsible professional experience in clinical medicine or public health including experience in the field of TB and HIV.

--Work experience should include at least three (3) years of planning, developing, implementing and managing public health programs in resource poor settings.

--Experience working in health service delivery is particularly desirable.

This vacancy is archived.

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