JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. (JSI) seeks dynamic and highly experienced candidates for multiple positions for anticipated USAID/ Malawi HIV Prevention activities under PEPFAR. The program aims to expand the use of high quality, integrated, sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and HIV prevention services by high-risk populations, especially men and adolescent girls and young women (AGYW), in PEPFAR priority districts, including VMMC, PrEP for high risk populations, targeted HIV testing with linkages to anti-retroviral treatment (ART), and comprehensive condom promotion.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume on the JSI website: www.jsi.com Deadline for consideration is rolling.
Provide overall leadership and technical expertise for the project’s HIV testing activities, to guide the use of appropriate technical and programmatic approaches to HIV case finding through targeted testing;
Identify improvements in the delivery of HIV Testing Services (HTS), including index and self-testing, and mentor HIV testing staff;
Coordinate and monitor HTS, and ensure DREAMS-integrated AGYW services are implemented in the four key districts in Malawi;
Provide expert guidance on innovative outreach strategies to find and reach previously undiagnosed PLHIV in order to link them to ART.
Medical degree preferred; nursing degree with clinical experience considered as an alternative. Master’s degree in health management, public health or related discipline also highly desired;
Minimum 8 years of professional experience with international health and HIV/AIDS programs, inclusive of at least 3 to 5 years in a technical leadership role in resource challenged settings;
At least 3 years of experience working with large-scale community-based HIV testing programs in East and Southern Africa (ESA) region;
Demonstrated state-of-the-art expertise in HIV testing approaches for the targeted populations in high prevalence settings, including in active index testing and HIV self-testing;
Prior experience with capacity building and clinical training of health personnel for improved service delivery in resource-challenged settings.
Salary commensurate with experience.
How to apply
Interested candidates should submit their resumes and cover letters online: