Abt Associates seeks candidates for an upcoming USAID-funded capacity development support project in South Africa. The project will focus on supporting the provision of high-quality HIV/AIDS services through the development of sustainable institutional capacities, strengthening the health and social services systems, and enhancing local organisations’ capabilities in treatment, care, and prevention.
The programme is made up of three components – Grant award and management, institutional capacity development of local organisations, and capacity development assistance to the South African Government.
Highly qualified and experienced candidates with expertise in health system strengthening are being recruited. This is a senior level position to advise and lead project efforts to enhance SAG systems and capacities and promote health system strengthening using innovative and evidence-based approaches and tools.
Qualified candidates will hold a Masters Degree (minimum), have 7-12 years of professional experience in a directly relevant field, and have significant prior experience working both in relevant governmental agencies and in donor-funded development programmes in the health sector, particularly in HIV/AIDS.
South African nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.
Individuals interested in being considered should send their CV and a letter of application that provides details of their specific qualifications to the following e-mail address: SouthAfrica_Jobs@AbtAssoc.com with “Health System Strengthening” in the e-mail subject line