CAMRIS 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:
Title: Tuberculosis Prevention Technical Advisor
Location: Washington DC
GS: 14 Equivalency
The Tuberculosis Prevention Technical Advisor (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 Advisor will aim to strengthen TB Preventive Treatment (TPT) interventions with particular focus on TPT scale-up of new shorter TPT regimens, institutionalization of TPT in the overall TB operations, as well as data strategic information (SI) and reporting in USAID’s priority countries and other countries where USAID contributes to and provides technical assistance. They will provide technical expertise on TPT consistent with the US Government Tuberculosis Strategy, PEPFAR, USAID’s technical implementation approach, and other international policies and guidelines. This will include mapping and analyzing current TPT related interventions for both USAID/TB and PEPFAR supported, developing models of best practices, and supporting the implementation, scale-up and improved quality of TPT interventions.
The Advisor will support the TB Division’s efforts to ensure effective TPT and SI reporting and surveillance strengthening through technically sound approaches. The primary responsibilities of the Advisor include:
Strategic TPT technical expertise to USAID/GH/ID/TB:
Strengthened SI programmatic guidance and expertise to USAID’s country-level implementation on the Accelerator to End TB:
Other tasks or responsibilities may be assigned based on (a) organizational programming need and/or (b) the Advisor's own interests.
*******In order to fully evaluate your eligibility, your resume must include relevant paid and non-paid experience showing dates held with month, year and hours worked per week for each position.******
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.