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Job opportunity at UNAIDS

Job opportunity at USAIDS
Title: Adviser, PEPFAR and GFATM Implementation
Contract type: Fixed-term Appointment
Organization unit: AI/RSD Regional Support Team, West and Central Africa (AI/RSD) /
AI/CMR Cameroon (AI/CMR)
Duration of contract: 2 years
Application Deadline: 13 June 2020 (24 day(s) until closing deadline) Currently accepting applications

Duty station: Yaounde Cameroon

Main tasks and Responsibilities of the Position:

Under the supervision of the UCD and the guidance of the Fast Track Implementation Department Director, and working in close collaboration with the Fast Track Implementation Department and other partners at global, regional and country level, advance effective collaboration with national partners, PEPFAR country offices and development partners, Global Fund CCM, PRs and civil society members and other stakeholders to promote robust country planning and implementation processes with efficient and effective complementary alignment of Global Fund and PEPFAR investments.
  • Facilitate and support the strong and strategic engagement of UNAIDS country office with the Global Fund country team and PEPFAR country team, strengthening ongoing communication and collaboration tailored to the country context to advance joint and coordinated programming, implementation and reporting aligned with national priorities, systems and processes.
  • Facilitate and support the effective functioning of a Country Coordinating Mechanism Oversight Committee, engaging relevant technical expertise, PEPFAR and development partner support to assist CCMs in their responsibilities to monitor grant implementation and resolve barriers impeding scale up of services, including the planning of needed technical support. Facilitate inclusion of community and civil society representatives in oversight activities to reinforce accountability and transparency at all levels of service delivery.
  • Support and report on PEPFAR and/or GFATM country reviews, and provide the strategic policy and programme advice for the UCD’s participation in COP review meetings and relevant GFATM coordination, review and planning meetings.
  • Proactively identify emerging programme and policy issues at country level as a result of, or impacted by, Global Fund and PEPFAR policies and programs, providing timely analyses and information to UNAIDS Country Director and respective RST and HQ focal points. Support effective mechanisms for regular exchange of strategic country-level information with regional and headquarters staff to inform policy development, advocacy, and coordination of technical support.
  • To perform other related duties as assigned, including replacing and/or backstopping to others.


Advanced university degree in public health, international health, social or political science. For internal candidates, a relevant first university degree and 7 years of relevant work experience will be considered as equivalent.


  •  Commitment to the AIDS response
  •  Integrity
  • Respect for diversity
Core competencies
  •  Working in teams
  •  Communicating with impact
  • Applying expertise
  • Delivering results
  • Driving change and innovation
  • Being accountable
Managerial competencies
  • Vision and strategic thinking
  • Leading teams
  • Managing performance and resources
  • Developing and empowering others
  • Exercising sound judgement
  • Building relationships and Networks
  • Essential: Five (5) years of experience at national level in the area of programme development, evidence, policy analysis and monitoring and evaluation.
  • Experience in programme data analysis and preparation and implementation of evidence informed programmes; knowledge of the HIV epidemic and its impact.

Advanced knowledge of both French and English.

Desirable: Knowledge of another UN official language would be an asset.

Additional Information:Please note that only nationals of Cameroon are eligible to apply.
Other similar positions at the same level may be filled from this vacancy notice
Annual salary: (Net of tax)

Application Deadline: 13 June 2020 

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