NOTE: This position is contingent upon donor funding. Indian nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.
PATH is an international organization that drives transformative innovation to save lives and improve health, especially among women and children. We accelerate innovation across five platforms-vaccines, drugs, diagnostics, devices, and system and service innovations-that harness our entrepreneurial insight, scientific and public health expertise, and passion for health equity. By mobilizing partners around the world, we take innovation to scale, working alongside countries primarily in Africa and Asia to tackle their greatest health needs. Together, we deliver measurable results that disrupt the cycle of poor health.
PATH seeks a Chief of Party for an upcoming five-year, $20 million USAID-funded HIV/AIDS project focusing on key populations (KPs) in India. To support the Government of India’s (GoI) goal of an AIDS-free generation, this activity will rapidly demonstrate and assess new models to increase accessibility, availability, and demand of high quality, comprehensive HIV prevention, care and treatment services; while strengthening systems and the enabling environment for KPs, especially hard-to-reach KPs, their partners, spouses and children to have equitable access to HIV/AIDS and social services. To ensure scale up of these models by the GoI, a robust learning agenda will be integrated throughout all aspects of the activity.
- Provide high-quality technical and strategic leadership, administrative and managerial oversight, and monitoring throughout project implementation.
- Manage effective activity implementation and use of resources to achieve project outcomes.
- Monitor work plans, budgets, and finances in accordance with USAID rules and regulations and PATH policies and procedures.
- Serve as project representative to the USAID India Mission, other US government representatives, GoI officials, other donors, partners, and other civil society and private sector stakeholders.
- Establish and maintain strong working partnerships with all project partners and stakeholders.
- Lead in the development and scale of innovations and new approaches that increase use of high impact HIV prevention, uptake of HIV testing, and rapid ART enrollment for those that are HIV-diagnosed.
- Plan, direct, and coordinate activities to ensure that project outcomes are accomplished and targets reached on time and within budget.
- Oversee the development of annual work plans, progress reports, and other required deliverables.
- Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with PATH policies and applicable Indian laws.
- Recruit to meet evolving project demands.
- Identify project staff learning needs and provide technical assistance, guidance, and mentoring to project team on technical issues related to project implementation.