The Senior Technical Advisor – TB will provide technical assistance to the national TB and Control Management Programme. He/she will provide overall strategic and managerial leadership in the implementation of the finding missing TB patients project, in collaboration with all the major stakeholders.
Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual project activity reports
Functioning as the liaison between the NDOH and all stakeholders in the TB programme in South Africa
Support/ Drive the implementation of the project initiatives at NDOH.
Required Experience & Qualifications:
A post graduate qualification in a relevant discipline preferably Medicine or Public Health.
At least 5 years of experience, preferably in South Africa, in TB policy and technical skills;
A strong record of leading similar initiatives with the Department: of Health in South Africa;
Demonstrated ability to establish productive relationships with senior government officials, the business community, civil society, and international donors; excellent written and oral communications skills;
Excellent English language, written and oral communications skills;
Please send your CV/Résumé, Cover Letter and completed USAID Form 1420 Contractor Employee Biographical Data Sheet to TBSAP@urc-chs.com.