CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high-quality, cost-effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today’s most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve the lives of people around the world.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has contracted through Social Solutions International partnered with CAMRIS International, to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:
Tuberculosis Division, Office of Infectious Diseases, Bureau for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development
Title: Senior TB/HIV Advisor
Application Deadline: Open until Filled
USAID is in the forefront of global tuberculosis (TB) leadership and support to high burden TB countries. USAID works with the World Health Organization, Stop TB Partnership and other international TB and TB/HIV partners to support policy development and implementation at the global, regional and country levels. USAID is working with 23 countries with bilateral funds to improve TB services and supporting almost 30 more through targeted technical assistance to support Global Fund grants. These efforts provide lifesaving treatment to cure them from TB, prevent the further transmission of TB, and reduce the potential of drug resistant TB in the future.
The Senior TB/HIV Advisor (Senior Advisor) will serve in the Bureau for Global Health’s Infectious Diseases Office, within the Tuberculosis Division (GH/ID/TB), and will support the TB Team. The Senior Advisor will aim to strengthen the TB/HIV service delivery in USAID’s priority countries and other countries where USAID contributes to and provides technical assistance. The Senior Advisor will provide clinical expertise on TB/HIV integration and coordination consistent with the US Government Tuberculosis Strategy, USAID’s technical implementation approach, and other international policies and guidelines. This will include mapping and analyzing current interventions both USAID/TB and PEPFAR supported, developing models of best practices, and supporting the implementation of strategic interventions.
The Senior Advisor will work closely with and receive technical guidance from a Sr TB Technical Adviser as his/her onsite manager. As a member of the TB Team, S/he will work closely with the TB/HIV Medical Adviser, other technical advisors and health staff in the ID Division, the Office of HIV/AIDS, the regional bureaus and other regional and mission staff and other stakeholders at all levels as appropriate. The Senior Advisor will also work closely with other US Government agencies and USAID TB project partners.
The Senior TB/HIV Advisor will be responsible for:
Providing TB/HIV technical expertise to OGAC and USAID/OHA (Office of HIV/AIDS)
Providing programmatic guidance and expertise to USAID’s country-level TB/HIV activities:
International and domestic travel approximately 30%.
TRAINING AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
This is an opportunity for employment or a contract, but we reserve the right to make no selection or award.
Social Solutions International and CAMRIS International offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. Please submit your resume online at www.camris.com
Social Solutions and CAMRIS are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.