Jhpiego seeks a Deputy Chief of Party/Technical Director to provide project and technical guidance for an upcoming USAID HIV prevention, care and treatment project focus on scaling up voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) among males 10-29 years of age. The project aims to increase high quality VMMC services and utilization nationally. The project will operate over a five-year period.
The Deputy Chief of Party/Technical Director will work closely with technical implementation teams to ensure the project is progressing towards expected results. In collaboration with project team and partners, the position will support the design and implementation of service delivery strategies based on scientific evidence. S/he will also work with M&E staff to ensure project deliverables are monitored and course corrections are identified and implemented as appropriate.
Other responsibilities will include supervising project management or operational staff, overseeing annual work planning, leading the design, implementation and reporting of project activities. In the absence of the Chief of Party, the Deputy Chief of Party/Technical Director may be required to undertake the responsibilities of that position on a temporary basis.