The Senior Technical Advisor (STA) for HIV/AIDS and Health will ensure the overall technical and programmatic quality and growth of PCI’s Health and HIV/AIDS portfolio. The STA must possess current knowledge of PEPFAR guidelines and standard interventions and approaches to HIV testing and counseling, health system strengthening, referral networks, ART and retention, OVC, HIV co-morbidities and prevention/control of other related infectious diseases. The Senior Technical Advisor will also have demonstrated experience managing and using PEPFAR data systems and Health Information Management Systems (HMIS) and will have experience in the strategic use of data for project management and improvement. S/he will work closely with field leadership to provide state of the art technical assistance and ensure PCI’s HIV/AIDS work is evidence-based and sustainable.
The Senior Technical Advisor will be based in PCI’s Washington, D.C. office and will collaborate with country teams, New Business Development, and Monitoring, Evaluation, Research and Learning (MERL) teams. Specific responsibilities include project design and quality assurance for implementation; provision of effective technical assistance and team mentoring; accessing and disseminating state-of-the-art information, resources and promising practices; facilitation of organizational learning; and project development, including fostering strategic partnerships, planning, positioning, and proposal preparation.
The STA must have demonstrated expertise in proposal writing including leading and shaping the design of projects in response to PEPFAR solicitations from across the U.S. government.