The Technical Director will provide technical leadership and project oversight in the areas of voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) to the CDC Strengthening of the Kingdom of Eswatini’s Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC) Program under the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The Technical Director will provide technical assistance at the ESwatini National AIDS Program (ENAP) and relevant government agencies. This VMMC program aims to support the MOH of Eswatini to deliver a VMMC program that is innovative, relevant, efficient, human rights based, and of high quality to increase VMMC coverage and impact HIV incidence at the population level. The project will operate over a 5-year period.
The position will operate under the leadership of the Principal Investigator/Project Director and Jhpiego’s senior management team, and will oversee and ensure the technical and methodological soundness of all project activities. In collaboration with project team and partners, the position will support the design and implementation of service delivery strategies based on scientific evidence.
This position is contingent upon award from CDC with funding from PEPFAR. Swazi nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.