Technical Advisor, PMTCT/Prevention


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Jhpiego, an Affiliate of Johns Hopkins University is a global leader in improving healthcare services for women and their families. In collaboration with some it’s partners. Save the Children International (SCI), Pediatric Association of Nigeria (PAN), Nigeria Society of Neonatal Medicine (NISONM). Society of Gynecology and Obstetrics of Nigeria (SOGON) and National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives (NANNM), will be implementing a USAID funded global cooperative agreement called the Maternal and Child Survival Program (MCSP). The program’s goal is to contribute significantly to ending preventable maternal and child deaths (EPMCD) in Nigeria. The five year project which started in October 2014 will end in September 2019 and will be implemented in Kogi and Ebonyi States of Nigeria.



Required Qualifications:

  • A clinical degree (medicine, nursing, pharmacy, laboratory technology or other) required; specialty training in medicine, infectious diseases, or other relevant advanced clinical degree preferred
  • At least 8 years’ experience in implementing HIV treatment, care and support programs including PMTCT and TB/HIV
  • Experience training health workers and/or CBOs in comprehensive HIV and TB care
  • Experience building capacity at individual and organizational levels
  • Ability to coach, mentor and develop technical capacity in national programs and technical staff in the areas
  • Experience with a mix of practical technical skills in HIV and TB care
  • The ability to liaise with senior MOH officials, NGOs, FBOs, CBOs, the for-profit business community, and donors
  • Demonstrated in-depth understanding of Nigeria healthcare system
  • Familiarity with CDC and PEPFAR administrative, management and reporting procedures and systems
  • Strong oral and written communication and presentations skills in English;
  • Computer literacy including strong skills in word processing and Excel;
  • Ability to travel unrestricted within Nigeria and internationally
  • Nigerian nationals are encouraged to apply



All staff members of Jhpiego, regardless of the level of their responsibilities are expected to:


Model the mission and values stated above.

Participate in the business development processes.

Contribute to the knowledge sharing and transfer process.

Make responsible decisions that result in time and cost containment and clear accountability.

Participate in multiple teams, adopt team spirit, rake responsibility for action items assigned and provide feedback as needed.

Multitask, be able to manage competing priorities and be able to prioritize in order to meet program and/or organizational objectives.







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Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Healthcare / Pharmaceutical

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

7 - 10 years