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The Prevention Organizational Systems AIDS Care and Treatment Project (Pro-ACT) is a USAID-funded project managed by Management Sciences for Health (MSH).
The goal of the project is to build the capacity of Nigeria’s public/private institutions and communities to strengthen sustainable systems for HIV/AIDS and TB service delivery.
  • CLINICAL HIV/AIDS SPECIALIST, KEBBI


    Grade    I              Job ID    13-6886
    Location               NG-Kebbi
    # of Positions     2
    Center/Office     CLM - General 
    Posted Date       2013-08-29
    Project/Program               PRO-ACT
    Application Due Date     2013-09-13

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    Overall Responsibilities
    The objective of the Clinical Care Specialist position is to manage the LMS-ACT State continuum of Clinical care Program (Basic palliative care [BPC] including the management of opportunistic infections and prophylaxis for adults and children; pediatric ART; adult ART; Management of TB/HIV Co-infection; and PMTCT programs in a manner that strengthens state and local government systems and technical capacity for sustainable HIV/AIDS prevention and control efforts.


    Management Responsibility
    Together with LMS Pro-ACT headquarter and State staff, spearhead the effective and efficient implementation of the said services in State.
    Member of the State Project Management Team that is responsible for overall project performance.
    Specific Responsibilities
    Provide technical input in the development of an integrated State LMS-ACT project plan in collaboration with the Directors, Advisors and State Teams.
    Take lead in the establishment of comprehensive HIV/AIDS and TB care and treatment services in the state
    Take lead in building the capacity of health workers (didactic, mentoring etc) in all the technical areas so they are able to provide the said clinical HIV/AIDS services.
    Liaise with the State Logistics Specialist to monitor ARV and OI drug stocks in the State and ensure timely procurement and distribution.
    Liaise with the M&E Specialist to ensure programmatic components of the M&E system are functionalized. (clarity of indicators, PMM and other tools to HF staff, data quality audits, reporting etc)
    Identify and flag human resource needs including technical assistance/consultants
    Manage the roll-out of the project clinical quality assurance program in the state ensuring SOPs and job aids are available at points of use and quality audits are conducted periodically
    Assist the STL to coordinate the establishment of a state technical and administrative supervisory system for all implementing partners.
    Participate in activities to extend/expand the LMS-ACT project to other health facilities, communities and States.
    Represent MSH LMS-ACT project at the state level on matters of CC&T.
    Network with other State Government, CSO and community partners in the State to establish a functional referral system for clients between clinical and community-based HIV/AIDS services.
    Document programmatic achievements and keep the State Team Leader informed on monthly, quarterly and annual basis.


    Qualifications
    Post graduate degree in Medicine or Public Health.
    Significant program experience in Reproductive and Child ealth, HIV/AIDS Programs, IMCI, and health systems strengthening in resource poor settings in Nigeria
    Clinical experience in managing HIV/AIDS clients in Nigeria.
    Experience managing, supervising and teaching medical and nursing staff.
    Experience with HIV/AIDS programs supported by bilateral agencies such as USAID and international agencies such as WHO and World Bank preferred, particularly those related to Voluntary Counseling and Testing, prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission, and care and reatment desirable
    Excellent oral and written communication skills and fluency in English


    Background Information
    The Prevention Organizational Systems AIDS Care and Treatment Project (Pro-ACT) is a USAID-funded project managed by Management Sciences for Health (MSH). The goal of the project is to build the capacity of Nigeria’s public/private institutions and communities to strengthen sustainable systems for HIV/AIDS and TB service delivery.

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    Location: Kebbi
    Experience: 0 year(s)
    Course of Study:
    Required Grade:  Not Specified


  • CLINICAL HIV/AIDS SPECIALIST, KWARA


    Grade    I              Job ID    13-6885
    Location               NG-Kwara
    # of Positions     2
    Center/Office     CLM - General 
    Posted Date       2013-08-29
    Project/Program               PRO-ACT
    Application Due Date     2013-09-13


    More information about this job
    Overall Responsibilities
    The objective of the Clinical Care Specialist position is to manage the LMS-ACT State continuum of Clinical care Program (Basic palliative care [BPC] including the management of opportunistic infections and prophylaxis for adults and children; pediatric ART; adult ART; Management of TB/HIV Co-infection; and PMTCT programs in a manner that strengthens state and local government systems and technical capacity for sustainable HIV/AIDS prevention and control efforts.


    Management Responsibility
    Together with LMS Pro-ACT headquarter and State staff, spearhead the effective and efficient implementation of the said services in State.
    Member of the State Project Management Team that is responsible for overall project performance.
    Specific Responsibilities
    Provide technical input in the development of an integrated State LMS-ACT project plan in collaboration with the Directors, Advisors and State Teams.
    Take lead in the establishment of comprehensive HIV/AIDS and TB care and treatment services in the state
    Take lead in building the capacity of health workers (didactic, mentoring etc) in all the technical areas so they are able to provide the said clinical HIV/AIDS services.
    Liaise with the State Logistics Specialist to monitor ARV and OI drug stocks in the State and ensure timely procurement and distribution.
    Liaise with the M&E Specialist to ensure programmatic components of the M&E system are functionalized. (clarity of indicators, PMM and other tools to HF staff, data quality audits, reporting etc)
    Identify and flag human resource needs including technical assistance/consultants
    Manage the roll-out of the project clinical quality assurance program in the state ensuring SOPs and job aids are available at points of use and quality audits are conducted periodically
    Assist the STL to coordinate the establishment of a state technical and administrative supervisory system for all implementing partners.
    Participate in activities to extend/expand the LMS-ACT project to other health facilities, communities and States.
    Represent MSH LMS-ACT project at the state level on matters of CC&T.
    Network with other State Government, CSO and community partners in the State to establish a functional referral system for clients between clinical and community-based HIV/AIDS services.
    Document programmatic achievements and keep the State Team Leader informed on monthly, quarterly and annual basis.

    Qualifications
    Post graduate degree in Medicine or Public Health.
    Significant program experience in Reproductive and Child ealth, HIV/AIDS Programs, IMCI, and health systems strengthening in resource poor settings in Nigeria
    Clinical experience in managing HIV/AIDS clients in Nigeria.
    Experience managing, supervising and teaching medical and nursing staff.
    Experience with HIV/AIDS programs supported by bilateral agencies such as USAID and international agencies such as WHO and World Bank preferred, particularly those related to Voluntary Counseling and Testing, prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission, and care and reatment desirable
    Excellent oral and written communication skills and fluency in English


    Background Information
    The Prevention Organizational Systems AIDS Care and Treatment Project (Pro-ACT) is a USAID-funded project managed by Management Sciences for Health (MSH). The goal of the project is to build the capacity of Nigeria’s public/private institutions and communities to strengthen sustainable systems for HIV/AIDS and TB service delivery.

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    Location: Kwara
    Experience: 0 year(s)
    Course of Study:
    Required Grade:  Not Specified


  • CLINICAL HIV/AIDS SPECIALIST, NIGER


    Grade    I              Job ID    13-6884
    Location               NG-Niger State
    # of Positions     3
    Center/Office     CLM - General  Posted
    Date      2013-08-29
    Project/Program               PRO-ACT
    Application Due Date     2013-09-13


    More information about this job
    Overall Responsibilities
    The objective of the Clinical Care Specialist position is to manage the LMS-ACT State continuum of Clinical care Program (Basic palliative care [BPC] including the management of opportunistic infections and prophylaxis for adults and children; pediatric ART; adult ART; Management of TB/HIV Co-infection; and PMTCT programs in a manner that strengthens state and local government systems and technical capacity for sustainable HIV/AIDS prevention and control efforts.


    Management Responsibility
    Together with LMS Pro-ACT headquarter and State staff, spearhead the effective and efficient implementation of the said services in State.
    Member of the State Project Management Team that is responsible for overall project performance.
    Specific Responsibilities
    Provide technical input in the development of an integrated State LMS-ACT project plan in collaboration with the Directors, Advisors and State Teams.
    Take lead in the establishment of comprehensive HIV/AIDS and TB care and treatment services in the state
    Take lead in building the capacity of health workers (didactic, mentoring etc) in all the technical areas so they are able to provide the said clinical HIV/AIDS services.
    Liaise with the State Logistics Specialist to monitor ARV and OI drug stocks in the State and ensure timely procurement and distribution.
    Liaise with the M&E Specialist to ensure programmatic components of the M&E system are functionalized. (clarity of indicators, PMM and other tools to HF staff, data quality audits, reporting etc)
    Identify and flag human resource needs including technical assistance/consultants
    Manage the roll-out of the project clinical quality assurance program in the state ensuring SOPs and job aids are available at points of use and quality audits are conducted periodically
    Assist the STL to coordinate the establishment of a state technical and administrative supervisory system for all implementing partners.
    Participate in activities to extend/expand the LMS-ACT project to other health facilities, communities and States.
    Represent MSH LMS-ACT project at the state level on matters of CC&T.
    Network with other State Government, CSO and community partners in the State to establish a functional referral system for clients between clinical and community-based HIV/AIDS services.
    Document programmatic achievements and keep the State Team Leader informed on monthly, quarterly and annual basis.


    Qualifications
    Post graduate degree in Medicine or Public Health.
    Significant program experience in Reproductive and Child ealth, HIV/AIDS Programs, IMCI, and health systems strengthening in resource poor settings in Nigeria
    Clinical experience in managing HIV/AIDS clients in Nigeria.
    Experience managing, supervising and teaching medical and nursing staff.
    Experience with HIV/AIDS programs supported by bilateral agencies such as USAID and international agencies such as WHO and World Bank preferred, particularly those related to Voluntary Counseling and Testing, prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission, and care and reatment desirable
    Excellent oral and written communication skills and fluency in English


    Background Information
    The Prevention Organizational Systems AIDS Care and Treatment Project (Pro-ACT) is a USAID-funded project managed by Management Sciences for Health (MSH). The goal of the project is to build the capacity of Nigeria’s public/private institutions and communities to strengthen sustainable systems for HIV/AIDS and TB service delivery.

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    Location: Niger
    Experience: 0 year(s)
    Course of Study:
    Required Grade:  Not Specified



  • CLINICAL HIV/AIDS SPECIALIST, SOKOTO


    Grade    I              Job ID    13-6882
    Location               NG
    # of Positions     2
    Center/Office     CLM - General  Posted Date                 2013-08-29
    Project/Program               PRO-ACT                Application Due Date     2013-09-13
    More information about this job
    Overall Responsibilities
    The objective of the Clinical Care Specialist position is to manage the LMS-ACT State continuum of Clinical care Program (Basic palliative care [BPC] including the management of opportunistic infections and prophylaxis for adults and children; pediatric ART; adult ART; Management of TB/HIV Co-infection; and PMTCT programs in a manner that strengthens state and local government systems and technical capacity for sustainable HIV/AIDS prevention and control efforts.


    Management Responsibility
    Together with LMS Pro-ACT headquarter and State staff, spearhead the effective and efficient implementation of the said services in State.
    Member of the State Project Management Team that is responsible for overall project performance.
    Specific Responsibilities
    Provide technical input in the development of an integrated State LMS-ACT project plan in collaboration with the Directors, Advisors and State Teams.
    Take lead in the establishment of comprehensive HIV/AIDS and TB care and treatment services in the state
    Take lead in building the capacity of health workers (didactic, mentoring etc) in all the technical areas so they are able to provide the said clinical HIV/AIDS services.
    Liaise with the State Logistics Specialist to monitor ARV and OI drug stocks in the State and ensure timely procurement and distribution.
    Liaise with the M&E Specialist to ensure programmatic components of the M&E system are functionalized. (clarity of indicators, PMM and other tools to HF staff, data quality audits, reporting etc)
    Identify and flag human resource needs including technical assistance/consultants
    Manage the roll-out of the project clinical quality assurance program in the state ensuring SOPs and job aids are available at points of use and quality audits are conducted periodically
    Assist the STL to coordinate the establishment of a state technical and administrative supervisory system for all implementing partners.
    Participate in activities to extend/expand the LMS-ACT project to other health facilities, communities and States.
    Represent MSH LMS-ACT project at the state level on matters of CC&T.
    Network with other State Government, CSO and community partners in the State to establish a functional referral system for clients between clinical and community-based HIV/AIDS services.
    Document programmatic achievements and keep the State Team Leader informed on monthly, quarterly and annual basis.


    Qualifications
    Post graduate degree in Medicine or Public Health.
    Significant program experience in Reproductive and Child ealth, HIV/AIDS Programs, IMCI, and health systems strengthening in resource poor settings in Nigeria
    Clinical experience in managing HIV/AIDS clients in Nigeria.
    Experience managing, supervising and teaching medical and nursing staff.
    Experience with HIV/AIDS programs supported by bilateral agencies such as USAID and international agencies such as WHO and World Bank preferred, particularly those related to Voluntary Counseling and Testing, prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission, and care and reatment desirable
    Excellent oral and written communication skills and fluency in English


    Background Information
    The Prevention Organizational Systems AIDS Care and Treatment Project (Pro-ACT) is a USAID-funded project managed by Management Sciences for Health (MSH). The goal of the project is to build the capacity of Nigeria’s public/private institutions and communities to strengthen sustainable systems for HIV/AIDS and TB service delivery.

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    Location: Sokoto
    Experience: 0 year(s)
    Course of Study:
    Required Grade:  Not Specified



  • CLINICAL HIV/AIDS SPECIALIST, ZAMFARA


    Grade    I              Job ID    13-6883
    Location               NG
    # of Positions     2
    Center/Office     CLM - General  Posted
    Date      2013-08-29
    Project/Program               PRO-ACT
    Application Due Date     2013-09-13


    More information about this job
    Overall Responsibilities
    The objective of the Clinical Care Specialist position is to manage the LMS-ACT State continuum of Clinical care Program (Basic palliative care [BPC] including the management of opportunistic infections and prophylaxis for adults and children; pediatric ART; adult ART; Management of TB/HIV Co-infection; and PMTCT programs in a manner that strengthens state and local government systems and technical capacity for sustainable HIV/AIDS prevention and control efforts.


    Management Responsibility
    Together with LMS Pro-ACT headquarter and State staff, spearhead the effective and efficient implementation of the said services in State.
    Member of the State Project Management Team that is responsible for overall project performance.
    Specific Responsibilities
    Provide technical input in the development of an integrated State LMS-ACT project plan in collaboration with the Directors, Advisors and State Teams.
    Take lead in the establishment of comprehensive HIV/AIDS and TB care and treatment services in the state
    Take lead in building the capacity of health workers (didactic, mentoring etc) in all the technical areas so they are able to provide the said clinical HIV/AIDS services.
    Liaise with the State Logistics Specialist to monitor ARV and OI drug stocks in the State and ensure timely procurement and distribution.
    Liaise with the M&E Specialist to ensure programmatic components of the M&E system are functionalized. (clarity of indicators, PMM and other tools to HF staff, data quality audits, reporting etc)
    Identify and flag human resource needs including technical assistance/consultants
    Manage the roll-out of the project clinical quality assurance program in the state ensuring SOPs and job aids are available at points of use and quality audits are conducted periodically
    Assist the STL to coordinate the establishment of a state technical and administrative supervisory system for all implementing partners.
    Participate in activities to extend/expand the LMS-ACT project to other health facilities, communities and States.
    Represent MSH LMS-ACT project at the state level on matters of CC&T.
    Network with other State Government, CSO and community partners in the State to establish a functional referral system for clients between clinical and community-based HIV/AIDS services.
    Document programmatic achievements and keep the State Team Leader informed on monthly, quarterly and annual basis.


    Qualifications
    Post graduate degree in Medicine or Public Health.
    Significant program experience in Reproductive and Child ealth, HIV/AIDS Programs, IMCI, and health systems strengthening in resource poor settings in Nigeria
    Clinical experience in managing HIV/AIDS clients in Nigeria.
    Experience managing, supervising and teaching medical and nursing staff.
    Experience with HIV/AIDS programs supported by bilateral agencies such as USAID and international agencies such as WHO and World Bank preferred, particularly those related to Voluntary Counseling and Testing, prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission, and care and reatment desirable
    Excellent oral and written communication skills and fluency in English


    Background Information
    The Prevention Organizational Systems AIDS Care and Treatment Project (Pro-ACT) is a USAID-funded project managed by Management Sciences for Health (MSH). The goal of the project is to build the capacity of Nigeria’s public/private institutions and communities to strengthen sustainable systems for HIV/AIDS and TB service delivery.

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    Location: Zamfara
    Experience: 0 year(s)
    Course of Study:
    Required Grade:  Not Specified




  • CLINICAL SERVICES ADVISOR (PMTCT/ MNCH)


    Grade    J             Job ID    13-6881
    Location               NG-Abuja
    # of Positions     1
    Center/Office     CLM - General 
    Posted Date       2013-08-29
    Project/Program               PRO-ACT
    Application Due Date     2013-09-13


    More information about this job
    Overall Responsibilities
    The Clinical Services Advisor – PMTCT/MNCH will provide technical support in the planning and implementation of integrated PMTCT/FP/MNCH services under the MSH ProACT project in collaboration with the Ministry of Health. He/she will supervise field based clinical teams and will report to the Deputy Project Director. In addition he/she will be responsible for the planning, coordination and providing overall strategic direction for PMTCT/FP/MNCH programming as well as providing strong leadership to a multidisciplinary team of clinicians working in supported health facilities.

    Management responsibility:
    1. Spearheading the strategic design and implementation of integrated PMTCT/MNCH services including FP under the ProACT project in Nigeria
    2. Member of the Project Management Team that is responsible for overall project performance

    Specific Responsibilities
    Provide technical guidance and clinical expertise in the provision of ProACT project PMTCT services
    Work closely with the technical unit to provide technical assistance to partners and guide the development of innovative PMTCT/MNCH initiatives to support facility level program operations including FP integration, care and treatment of HIV infected pregnant women, infants and children.
    Provide technical assistance in the training and supportive supervision of site clinicians providing PMTCT /MNCH, HIV counseling and adherence support services.
    Provide on-going technical support and supervision to field based clinical teams who will in turn provide technical support to facilities in the implementation of integrated PMTCT/MNCH services.
    Represent MSH ProACT at PMTCT technical working groups meetings hosted by the USG or Ministry of health, National AIDS and STI Control Program (NASCP)
    Develop a standard of care package for PMTCT service delivery and ensure implementation in supported health facilities.
    Liaise and network with relevant ProACT partners and collaborators to improve MSH’s visibility, coordination of activities and promotion of shared advocacy agenda for PMTCT/MNCH.
    Participate in the development and/or review of HIV policy and guidelines documents, in close collaboration with Ministry of Health (MOH) and partners
    Take responsibility for monitoring, evaluation and reporting of PMTCT/MNCH  activities within the project PMP framework
    Provide clear documentation of programmatic achievements and keep MSH ProACT senior management informed on monthly, quarterly and annual basis.
    Work with ProACT senior management to document and publish best practices.


    Qualifications
    The successful candidate shall posses the followings:
    Medical Degree (MD) and appropriate licenses
    Specialist degree in Ob &Gyn with a graduate degree in public health preferred.
    At least 3 years experience with HIV/AIDS care and treatment, PMTCT or Reproductive health programs supported by bilateral agencies such as USAID and international agencies such as WHO and World Bank preferred.
    Excellent grasp of clinical issues and current literature in PMTCT/pediatric HIV/AIDS treatment.
    Experience in developing country health care programs.
    Excellent oral and written communication skills and fluency in English.
    Team player with demonstrated ability to produce quality results in a timely manner
    Ability to work independently with strong problem-solving skills and ability to foresee problems and initiate appropriate action;
    Training and experience in Mentorship and Quality Improvement programs will be a distinct advantage


    Background Information
    The Prevention Organizational Systems AIDS Care and Treatment Project (Pro-ACT) is a USAID-funded project managed by Management Sciences for Health (MSH). The goal of the project is to build the capacity of Nigeria’s public/private institutions and communities to strengthen sustainable systems for HIV/AIDS and TB service delivery.

    Location: Zamfara
    Experience: 0 year(s)
    Course of Study:
    Required Grade:  Not Specified