The Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI) is a global health organization committed to saving lives and reducing the burden of disease in low-and middle-income countries, while strengthening the capabilities of governments and the private sector in those countries to create and sustain high-quality health systems that can succeed without our assistance. For more information, please visit: http://www.clintonhealthaccess.org
The Associate Director will play a leading role in driving CHAI’s transformational work by accelerating availability, introduction, uptake, and usage of effective and affordable screening and diagnostic services essential for care and treatment of PLHIV, people at risk or living with Hepatitis, their families, and partners to achieve epidemic control. The goal of this position is to help grow the diagnostics landscape for both HIV and viral Hepatitis.
As a member of CHAI’s Laboratory Support Team (LST), Global HIV Access Program (HAP) and Viral Hepatitis Team, the Associate Director will work in a very close collaboration and partnership with all three teams, reporting to the Program Director for Global LST. The Associate Director will work in this collaboration to set the vision and strategy for the HIV and Hepatitis diagnostics programs and contribute to the strategic vision for LST. They will also work with a variety of teams across CHAI to ensure its successful implementation in support of achieving CHAI’s objectives in HIV and Viral Hepatitis.
The Associate Director must be a highly motivated individual with deep passion and commitment to achieving both programs’ ambitious goals. The candidate must be able to support and advise the development and implementation of multi-country programs in a dynamic and culturally diverse environment. CHAI places great value on relevant personal qualities: resourcefulness, responsibility, tenacity, independence, energy, and work ethic.
This role will require up to 40% travel to program countries dependent on control over the COVID-19 pandemic in 2021 or as soon as safe travel can be assured, and key global stakeholder meetings.
Human Resources Management
Team Support and New Program Development