Multilateral Country Support Advisor

Social Solutions International

About the organization

Social Solutions International, Inc. (Social Solutions) is a Hispanic and woman-owned business emphasizing quality research and evaluation, training and technical assistance, and institutional support services. We are a mission-driven organization that believes that superior science can improve the world. Social Solutions is dedicated to the creation of social and health solutions to improve the welfare of underserved populations worldwide.

Duties

The Multilateral Country Support Advisor will be responsible for:

Leading advisory support to the Multilateral Branch’s country-specific policy/technical strategies, management tools, processes, and guidance, including communication strategies and engagement within OHA to ensure appropriate linkages between USAID Missions, PEPFAR, Global Fund, UNAIDS, and other organizations’ country teams/activities for enhanced program alignment, reduced duplication of HIV programming efforts, and leveraged resources. 

Facilitating communication and coordination between USAID Missions, Global Fund, UNAIDS, and other stakeholders to ensure that unified policy and program approaches are implemented and that joint investments are leveraged to achieve global and national HIV targets.

Supporting assigned countries/regions, including liaising with the Global Fund, UNAIDS and other stakeholders to coordinate and track outcomes of technical assistance interventions.

Contributing to the development of Global Fund and UNAIDS policy position papers in preparation for Global Fund and UNAIDS Board and Committee meetings.

Drafting briefing papers, talking points, and responses for information requests as assigned.

Qualifications

REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE

Master’s degree or higher in public health or a related social science field.

Minimum nine (9) years’ experience with developing/implementing coordination tools, program management, strategic planning, provision of technical/policy guidance, and data analysis in international or resource-challenged settings.

Demonstrated experience coordinating with multilateral organizations, including thorough, in-depth knowledge of Global Fund, UNAIDS, and PEPFAR rules/regulations/processes.

Demonstrated HIV/AIDS technical and policy expertise, with emphasis on provision of technical assistance to Ministries of Health and/or NGOs/CSOs.

Demonstrated ability to initiate, establish, and maintain liaison activities with interagency, multilateral, and bilateral stakeholders.

Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work across US Government agencies and cross-culturally diverse teams.

Demonstrated flexibility and openness in responding to changing work priorities and environment.

Excellent analytical, written, and oral communication skills.

Fluency in French, Portuguese or Spanish.

Ability to travel internationally.

Applicants selected will be subject to a background investigation and must obtain and maintain a favorable adjudication as applicable to their position/duties

Salary

n/a

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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