Provide technical support and bandwidth to country programs (40%)- Provide technical support and bandwidth across country programs on a broad range of activities, including but not limited to diagnostic related policy, forecasting, procurements and supply chain management, case finding, sample transportation, laboratory capacity, etc.- Facilitate involvement of other topic area experts on country work streams as required and encourage a positive spirit of collaboration between team members across program (e.g. linking to LST global Diagnostic Network Optimization efforts)- Support preparation of country deliverables (tools, presentations, proposals, concept notes etc.)- Provide additional capacity to country teams as needed in government, partner and supplier meetings, facility visits, conduct trainings, etc.Support diagnostic market intelligence and cross-cutting diagnostic work streams (30%)- Stay abreast of global diagnostic developments and programmatic interventions/strategies and analyze trends and implications for hepatitis- Manage hepatitis diagnostic supply-side strategies/strategic planning, scope diagnostic pipeline and facilitate engagement, as appropriate, with maturing diagnostic companies- Track in country diagnostic availability and pricing for hepatitis program countries- Help create price transparency and lead market shaping to decrease pricing for optimal products- Develop diagnostic tools, resource packets and documentation to support implementation of diagnostic interventions- Support the external dissemination of diagnostic market intelligence with input from country teams- Ensure trends, best practices and lessons learned are shared and integrated into diagnostic strategy for the program, e.g. disseminating updates, learnings and facilitation of webinars- Identify, lead and collaborate with other team members on relevant cross-cutting work streams- Represent CHAI at regional strategic forums and meetings, as needed- Manage select relationships with external and internal hepatitis partners, as assignedProvide strategic guidance and planning support (20%)- Support and contribute to global hepatitis diagnostic strategy development efforts to ensure progress toward program targets- Regularly engage in and support reviews of global and country work stream progress and identify implementation barriers, develop solutions, and identify resources and next steps- Support development and refinement country strategy and work plans, in line with global strategy, identifying strategies to expand case finding and diagnostic capacity and sharing best practices- Support drafting of concept notes and fundraising proposals for global and country programs- Attend advocacy and strategy-related meetings with stakeholders, where necessaryProvide coordination support across global and country programs (10%)- Communicate key updates to broader team to inform on progress and seek inputs on strategy- Share global updates with country teams and highlight relevance to country programs- Support coordination on internal and external reporting requirements from country programs- Other responsibilities as needed
Strategy Development- Provide strategic leadership and guidance for the HIV and Viral Hepatitis diagnostics programs, including supporting the development of the vision and priorities for workstreams, and overseeing the development of clear strategic and operational plans for program execution and synergy with the broader LST strategy- As a member of the leadership and management team for LST, contribute to the strategy development for diagnostic services for other disease programs by sharing best practices and lessons learned from HIV and Hepatitis programs, as appropriate.Program Management- Provide technical guidance and support for the HIV diagnostic portfolio including HIV testing, early infant diagnosis, viral load monitoring, CD4 testing, TB LAM, and CrAg screening; guide the teams to resolve issues and mitigate risks; and support problem resolution where needed to ensure implementation progress and overall delivery of grant commitments.- Provide technical guidance and support for the global and country-specific viral hepatitis diagnostic portfolio, including hepatitis B (HBV) and hepatitis C (HCV) rapid screening, self/peer testing for HCV, HCV viral load and HBV and HCV antigen testing, and integrated multi-disease diagnostic platforms; guide the teams to resolve issues and mitigate risks; and support problem resolution where needed to ensure implementation progress and overall delivery of grant commitments.- Engage with country leadership to provide technical support and strategic guidance, and support market-shaping efforts for diagnostics.- When appropriate, represent CHAI’s work on HIV and Viral Hepatitis diagnostics externally at global stakeholder meetings, conferences, and webinars.- Support the development and conceptualization of high-impact interventions to translate the results of relevant analyses into actionable plans and changes in policy and operations at the country level.- Develop a trusted relationship and dialogue with program leads on other CHAI teams working on HIV and viral hepatitis diagnostics projects to ensure alignment on priorities, strategies, processes, and objectives.- Manage and build relationships with various external partners, including UN organizations, donors, implementing partners, technical partners, and suppliers, develop partner engagement strategy, and oversee partner engagement by staff members.- Work with technical staff to identify opportunities for evidence generation, and plan and execute evidence generation activities to inform international and national policy related to HIV and viral Hepatitis diagnostics.Human Resources Management- Directly line manage one Analyst supporting the viral hepatitis global team, including providing regular and ongoing technical support and performance management.Team Support and New Program Development- In partnership with Senior Director, HAP, Sr. Director Viral Hepatitis and Director of Programs, LST, set fundraising goals, identify, and develop fundraising opportunities.- Support fundraising, including proposal development, for new opportunities where appropriate. Engage in regular HAP and viral hepatitis global team meetings to ensure that diagnostics are appropriately integrated into overall program planning and implementation.- Role model the values and mission of CHAI and the behavior norms of the global HAP and viral hepatitis program.- Other responsibilities as needed.