APIN Public Health Initiatives Limited / Gte, formerly known as AIDS Prevention Initiative in Nigeria is a non-governmental organization registered with the Nigerian Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC). APIN has built a strong partnership with the Nigerian Government, which is memorialized through a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the National Planning Commission. APIN is a leading Nigerian organization in the provision of prevention, care and treatment services to patients with HIV / AIDS, Tuberculosis; Malaria; Reproductive Health; Family Planning; Maternal, Newborn and Child Health, and other non-communicable diseases of public health significance.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Technical Officer - Community Services
Job Ref.: api-21629 Location: Abuja, Federal Capital Territory
Job type: Full-time
Department: Prevention & Community Services
The successful candidate will work with the Technical Advisor on HIV & KP to provide technical and programmatic support to drive HIV and other Community Services intervention in close working relationship with stakeholders; CSOs, supported health facilities, relevant government agencies and network of PLHIV.
S / He will provide technical leadership in developing strategies and interventions to improve the quality and responsiveness of HIV prevention programming and service delivery for KP program in assigned states.
S / He will provide technical assistance and mentorship to other project team members and facilitate technical capacity assessments in an efficient and evidence-based manner.
Qualifications and Experience
Must possess a first Degree in Sciences or Social Sciences. A Master’s degree in a relevant field will be an added advantage.
Must possess a minimum of 6 years cognate experience in an NGO or donor-funded environment with expertise in the design, implementation and monitoring of Key Population program, HIV Care & Support programs
Must have a proven track record of implementing programs requiring the participation of government and community stakeholders.
Strong interpersonal skills; ability to build partnerships and consensus within teams and with other stakeholders.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should: