Wednesday , February 8 2023

Broadreach Recruitment – Technical Advisor

Website BroadReach

Job Description:

The Technical Advisor will provide overall technical leadership and expertise on the design and implementation of a large-scale USAID-funded program focused on prevention, care and treatment of tuberculosis (TB) in South Africa.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support collection and analysis of project data, capture and share lessons learned and best practices, and contribute to the project learning agenda and adaptive management.
  • Support the development and contribute to the implementation of key strategies, standards, tools and best practices for TB prevention, care and treatment services that effectively engage communities, partners, and government and other stakeholders.
  • Support the development of evidence-driven project strategies and workplans as well as monitoring of the project in collaboration with government and donor stakeholders and other implementing partners.
  • Ensure that project is technically sound, evidence-based and responsive to the needs of the target population, and ensure a comprehensive and contextualized approach integrating gender, inclusion and protection mainstreaming.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to produce results and meet all deliverables and targets in a timely manner.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills as well as strong public presentation skills, including the ability to represent the project to key stakeholders.
  • Ability to travel locally and internationally.
  • Demonstrated strong technical knowledge and experience in at least three the following areas: Early detection and diagnosis of TB; TB case finding and linkages to care; treatment of drug susceptible and drug resistant TB; TB preventive treatment; tailored interventions for high-risk populations; TB/HIV and/or TB/COVID-19 integration; TB research and innovation; and health systems strengthening, including health care worker capacity building, supply chain management, health management information systems (HMIS), and health policy.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience managing and supervising technical staff.
  • A minimum of 7 years’ experience in the design and implementation of TB programs and in technical leadership positions.
  • Experience supporting complex USAID-funded projects preferred.
  • Experience in capacity building and providing technical assistance.
  • Medical degree in a clinical discipline or PhD in public health or related field, with significant project management experience preferred.
  • Advanced degree in medicine, public health, nursing, or other relevant field, preferably with a specialization in epidemiology or infectious disease.

Job Details:

Company: BroadReach

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: IT Consulting

Job Location: Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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