The CPM is responsible for ensuring full support of the AHFNigeria program. H/she is responsible for strategically leading, directing, developing, and managing all aspects of AIDS Healthcare Foundation's (AHF) program in
The Country Program Manager ensures that AHF's mission statement. core values, key partnership standards and practices are the foundation of AHF's overall strategies and work.
Provide managerial and technical oversight for the program, in collaboration with the Government of Nigeria and other PartnerPrograms. but not limited to:
Capacity building. project logistics, security, finance and administration.
Prepare and administer program budgets and strategic business plans, and evaluate financial program effectiveness.
Serve as AHF's representative of the country program with implementing partners.
Conduct regular monitoring and evaluation of the programs outlined in the work plans and keep management informed of the quality. relevance and pertinent issues to achieve targets or set objectives.
Serve as AHF's representative of the country program with implementing partners, private and public agencies, national AIDS
programs, and major donor agencies.
Represents AHF at meetings on HIV / AIDS issues, and maintain a wide-range of
professional contacts with Government and non-governmental organizations.
Attend and report back on all relevant partner
meetings on weekly, monthly, quarterly basis or as required.
Advocate and integrate AHF projects into national HIV / AIDS control strategies and build up partnerships with other stakeholders in national HlV / AIDS related networks aimed at improving communication, visibility and cooperation.
Take the lead in implementing new expansion plans in any location in the country as seen feasible and appropriate within the available capacity and resources in a manner that promotes sustainability.
Bachelor's degree in the following areas: MBBS, and MPH, Msc (Infectious Diseases, Disease control) MBA and at least 7 years of total experience; a minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience in managing public health/international development programs or United States funded programs will be an added advantage.
Proven skills in management, supervision, leadership and networking.
Highly skilled in HIV / AIDS programming within an African context and culturally sensitive and able to work in a variety of settings and cultures.