Jan 2016 Senior Technical Advisor Career Recruitment Maryland Global Initiatives Corporation


Jobs Kenya One: Senior Technical Advisor Employment 2016

Job Description: Today MGIC Work Kenya


Career vacancy: Senior Technical Advisor

Jobs vacancy: University of Maryland

School of Medicine
Maryland Global Initiatives Corporation (MGIC) is an affiliate of University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB).
UMB has a Global Health Program which is delivered through the Maryland Global Initiatives Corporation (MGIC) and housed by various institutes among them the Institute of Human Virology (IHV).
Since 2004, IHV has partnered with the governments of Kenya, Guyana, Haiti, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia to address each country’s growing HIV and AIDS epidemics.

The Institute has led efforts to build National Health Systems in each country via strategic international, national, and local collaborations through the design and implementation of unique education, training, and treatment programs addressing each country’s complex HIV/AIDS epidemics.
In Kenya, UMB through the Institute of Human Virology started operations in 2004 under the AIDS Relief Project consortium funded by Presidential Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) through HRSA/CDC. This was the beginning of UMB’s work in Kenya which has seen implementation of 11 grants to-date.
MGIC seeks candidates for multiple positions for an anticipated $22,000, 000 health service delivery program that will support implementation and expansion of comprehensive HIV prevention, Care & Treatment programs; establish systems for quality assurance and improvement; and support strengthening of county and sub county systems for sustainable HIV service delivery.
“These positions are subject to project award and funding”
“All these positions will be based in the western region”
Career vacancy: Senior Technical Advisor
The Senior Technical Advisor will be responsible for planning, monitoring and supervision of program activities undertaken under the grant.
Duties and Responsibilities: Senior Technical Advisor vacancy
  • Technical support and oversight in development of program annual work plans.
  • Participate and advise on development of program implementation strategies.
  • Supervision of implementation activities.
  • Capacity building and technical support to TA staff.
  • Technical support to Program team.
  • Represent organization at important Technical and Policy related meetings at, provincial and National level, Donor and other stake holders.
  • Actively involved in the day to day decision making process for the organization.
  • Involved in the performance management for MGIC;
  • Member of the disciplinary committee; and
  • Provide depot information and documentation as and when requested.
Qualifications: Senior Technical Advisor vacancy
  • Bachelors` degree in Medicine
  • Masters` degree in either Pediatric or Internal Medicine
  • 2-5 Years’ work experience, 1 years’ experience in a managerial role.
  • Registration with Medical practitioners and dentists board.
  • Excellent Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Conflict resolution and Mediation Skills.
  • Excellent report writing and analytical skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office packages, report writing and presentation skills.
How to Apply: Senior Technical Advisor vacancy
If you meet the above mentioned qualifications, you are requested to send your cover letter and CV to hr@mgickenya.org by January 17, 2016.
Candidates are requested to indicate the title of the position being applied on the subject line of the email.
Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted.
Maryland Global Initiatives Corporation is an equal opportunity employer.

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