Global Fund – Youth and Adolescent Specialist (HIV) NGO Jobs – PACE

Organisation: Program
for Accessible Health Communication and Education (PACE)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to:
Technical Advisor HIV/TB
About US:
The Program for
Accessible Health Communication and Education (PACE) is a local health
non-governmental organization and remains an affiliate of PSI. PACE is an
innovative, efficient and impact-oriented organization that works towards
realizing a community of Ugandans empowered to sustain healthy behavior, while
significantly contributing to Ministry of Health in the areas of HIV/AIDS-care
and prevention, TB, Malaria and Child survival, maternal and reproductive
health, as well as access to Safe water.
Job Summary:  The Global Fund – Youth and Adolescent
Specialist (HIV) will coordinate projects in line with the donor contract
obligation, PACE’s vision and mission, provide overall guidance in the direct
implementation of the project. The Youth and Adolescent Specialist will spend
80% of their time in the field supporting the project.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  •  Develop Monthly, quarterly
    and annual work plans, budgets and procurement plans and monitor budget
    expenditures against work plan for the related programs/projects.
  • Reviewing of project officers Monthly, quarterly and annual budgets,
    work plans and reports.
  • Develop and implementation of a training and capacity building and
    mentoring plan for the project.
  • Monitor the Plan, forecast, order, distribution and account for all
    health commodities and related materials to be distributed to facilities
    and stakeholders.
  • Prepare and submit monthly, quarterly, annual and end of
    program/project reports/updates to the supervisor.
  • Build and maintain advocacy and networking efforts with existing,
    previous and potential donors, ministry of health and other relevant
    stakeholders for continuity of project interventions
  • Conduct quarterly program performance monitoring and mentoring
    visits to Project officers, implementing partners and program
    beneficiaries to ensure quality improvement strategies are achieved
    including quality checks and assessments
  • Develop and or adopt training materials, curriculum and job aides
    for implementing partners for the different program interventions and
    continuously mentor/coach staff and partners.
  • Account for all project deliverables as per the donor obligations
    and PACE policies.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold a Degree in Nursing, Medicine, Social
    Sciences, Health Services Management, Public health. P
    ossession of a Post graduate diploma in project planning and
    management or master’s in public health is an added advantage
  • Additional training in a clinical discipline (Nursing &
    Medicine) at a minimum of Diploma level required.
  • Previous experience in developing managing donor workplans and
    budgets is a plus.
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with various partners including MOH,
    Local governments, CBOs and other NGOs.
  • Previous experience with a donor funded Non-governmental organization
    is preferred.
Personal Competences
  • Good report writing, and presentation skills coupled with good
    knowledge of Ms Office programs including Word, Excel and power point.
  • Excellent verbal, written and communication skills.
  • Ability to build relationships with stakeholders within and out of
    the organization.
  • Evidence of taking decisions at the right time based on the
    information available.
  • Attention to detail and ability to work accurately.
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Result focused, drive change/innovation, customer service
    orientation and develop others
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send applications and detailed CVs
by email to the HR Manager PACE at email: or hand
delivered to the PACE Office Reception, addressed to The HR Manager PACE 6th
Floor, Block B, UAP Nakawa Business Park Plot 3-5 New Port Bell Road, P.O Box
8082, Kampala. Uganda
Deadline: 8th February 2019 by 2:00pm.
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