Technical Officer- Vihaan Program (NMP+)

Closing on: Jan 24, 2022
Relevant Sectors: Health HIV/AIDS Monitoring and evaluation
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Karnataka Maharashtra

NMP+ is a community-based organisation formed in 2001, by people living with HIV (PLHIV) to improve the quality of life of infected and affected people with HIV. NMP+ works in entire Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka through CBO and NGO partners to achieve organisations vision and mission. NMP+ is affiliated with National Coalition of People Living With HIV in India (NCPI+) a national level federation of PLHIV CBO’s.

Vision

An improved quality of life of people living with and affected HIV and an increased active participation in society.

Mission

To improve the quality of life and provide a sense of belonging to people living with HIV and their families for full active participation in society, and reduce further HIV transmission.

VIHAAN

NMP+ has been selected as a SR for the Global Fund project named ‘VIHAAN’, a Sanskrit word mean ‘dawn’s first light.’ This programme is being implemented with a key objective to improve the survival and quality of life of PLHIV by establishing 77 Care & Support Centres (CSCs) in Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka state to improve treatment outcomes and meet the needs of PLHIV, including those who are members of high-risk groups, women and children

Job description: Technical Officer
 

Reports to:

 

 

Programme Manager

 

Responsible for:

 

18-20 SSRs
Base:

 

1- Pune, 1- Bangalore

 

   

 

Key Responsibilities:

 Assess technical support needs for CSCs to ensure smooth program implementation. Accordingly Provide need based technical support to CSC staff as a team as well as to the individual staff.

  • Coordination of CSC with ARTC , ICTCs, TI NGOs, other KP networks and other stakeholders in the district for effective clients referral and linkages of services
  • Support CSCs to prepare MPRs and other activity reports. Analyse and validate data and provide feedback to the CSCs with specific information about the areas of improvement, support CSCs to identify programmatic gaps and address those gaps. Evaluate the program.
  • Support PM for necessary development of tools and resources for use by SR team, documentation of innovations, best practices and key learnings from time to time.
  • Support the implementation of online CMIS for the Vihaan programme at the SSR level.
  • Prepare MIS data analysis and provide feedback to SSR to enhance the quality of programmes
  • Support the Programme manager in the compilation of information from attendance at external monitoring and evaluation initiatives

 

Person Specification Technical Officer

 Essential requirements:

Degree in social sciences, health or development field (or equivalent) with at least 3 years of relevant project management experience in the health or development sectors. The criteria for selection will be relaxed for members from PLHIV or key population group with relevant experience and calibre and final decision lies with the interview panel
Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of project management at State level
Excellent analytical, writing and verbal communication skills.

Good computer skills using MS office specifically in MS-Excel

Ability to work effectively in teams as well as independently.
Ability and willingness to undertake travel within Karnataka & Maharashtra State.
Strong commitment to HIV/AIDS and sexual and reproductive health and rights.
Fluent in Kanada, English and Hindi.

 Last Date of Application: on or before 24th Jan 2022    till 5.30 pm.

Email your latest and updated CV’s to The Project Director, NMP+at nmpplus@gmail.com

  • Note: Candidates from Karnataka & Maharashtra  or willing to shift to Bangalore or Pune shall apply for the position

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