FHI 360 Job Vacancy: Technical Officer - Papua, Indonesian

POSITION TITLE: Technical Officer - Based in Papua

Project Description
Challenge TB is USAID’s flagship global mechanism for implementing tuberculosis and TB/HIV activities.  In Indonesia, the Challenge TB project will contribute to ending the tuberculosis epidemic through:
  • Improved access to quality patient-centered care for TB, HIV/TB, and MDR-TB services
  • Prevention of transmission and disease progression
  • Strengthened TB platforms to ensure the necessary enabling environment

Challenge TB is led by the KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation, and is supported by in-country partners FHI 360 and the World Health Organization.

Job Summary
The Technical Officer, TB and TB/HIV will provide technical assistance to the National TB Program in Papua. S/he will ensure that the implementation of TB programmatic and management interventions are in line with Government of Indonesia priorities and Challenge TB goals.

Duties and Key Responsibilities
  • Collaborate and coordinate with staff of Provincial and districts Health Office (PHO/DHO), Provincial Office of Law and Human Rights for TB programs in planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of TB program implementation in the province.
  • Provide technical assistance to province and/or district health offices and partners in the implementation and monitoring of the TB/provincial & district work plans. This includes but is not limited to the areas of: Universal Access (District PPM, Provider Engagement, Advocacy); Quality Services (PMDT, TB-HIV), community support in TB control and surveillance.
  • Support Global Fund planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation in Papua province.
  • Collaborate and coordinate with other organization/project related with TB and HIV program, such as TB CEPAT, Aisyiyah, etc., to support planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation in province.
  • Collaborate and represent FHI 360 with other partners in the province including KNCV, WHO, Provincial AIDS Commission, etc.
  • Provide technical assistance for CHALLENGE TB supported facilities, prisons, and other areas as requested by Provincial and Districts Health Office and others including coordinating and providing TB-HIV related trainings in the province.
  • Contribute in the development of FHI 360 annual work plans, budgets related with prisons, and satisfactory response to all reporting requirements.
  • Prepare (monthly, quarterly and annual technical provincial and district plans and ensure timely reporting in collaboration with M&E Officer, incl. recommendations.
  • Draft, collect input and finalize: TOR’s, EA’s, Purchase Request, Expense Report and Activity Report, respecting all requirements, within appropriate timeframe. Also approve technically and administratively of those prepared by TO’s.
  • Supervise and ensure effective filing of Project documentation according to CTB guideline.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Advance university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in Medicine, Public Health, or similar field.
  • Demonstrated Experience in health project/TB control/program management for at least 5 years.
  • Familiar with Papua health situation and bureaucracy.
  • Strong communication skills for representing Challenge TB on higher and lower levels in TB care
  • Excellent command of Bahasa Indonesia and English.
  • Excellent Report writing skills.
  • Sound Knowledge of MS Office programs and possess the capacity to quickly learn and use related IT application.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of multicultural team and independently.
  • Motivated and willing to learn and implement new ways of working accurately following the organizational procedures and regulations.

Interested candidates please send your CV to recruitfhi360@gmail.com indicating position title in the subject.