Level of Effort
Full Time (8.00am to 5.00pm Mondays – Friday) 100%
Number of Persons Required
This position reports to the Senior Technical Officer – Cluster Operations
HIV Specialist will provide technical support at state level to implement high
quality care, treatment and support activities with primary focus on technical areas
of comprehensive TB and HIV/AIDS programs including laboratory, pharmacy,
logistics, prevention, care, treatment, TB, RMNCH, mitigation, monitoring and
MB.BS / MD / PhD or similar degree
MPH or MS/MA in relevant degree
BS/BA in pharmacy, microbiology, health sciences, monitoring and evaluation,
public health or in relevant degree
3 to 7 Years’ progressive relevant experience managing comprehensive HIV and
TB programs in resource constrained settings.
Experience in project development with proven experience in the planning ad
facilitation of training is required.
Experience in large and complex donor-funded national health focused project is an
Familiarity with Nigerian public sector health systems and NGOs and CBOs is
Excellent command of written and spoken English
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Willingness to extend working hours to meet deadlines and at short notice
Ability to function effectively in multi-disciplinary teams to produce excellent
results under pressure
Ability to use key computing applications e g MS Office Suite etc and knowledge
of different database (DHIS or LAMIS) is a plus.
Typical Physical Demands:
Typical office environment
Ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time
Technology to be used:
Computer, Microsoft Office 365 (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, e-mail), database
(DHIS, LAMIS), office telephone, cell phone and printer/copier.
20% to 30%