Fixed Term

HIV and AIDS Programme Officer

31 May 2018

Maseru

UNFPA is looking to recruit an HIV and AIDS Programme Officer. The incumbent will undertake the following main tasks

Under the guidance and supervision of the Representative, the HIV National Programme Officer (NPO) supports the delivery of UNFPA’s integrated programme and technical services on HIV prevention in partnership with in-country implementers. Primary focus is placed on interventions and support for key and vulnerable populations affected by HIV, and reduction of sexual transmission of HIV. The NPO analyzes and assesses relevant political, social and economic trends and provides inputs, project formulation, monitoring and evaluation, joint programming initiatives and national development frameworks. S/he ensures and guides the appropriate application of UNFPA systems and procedures. The NPO also facilitates the work of consultants, advisors, experts – both individuals and within relevant institutions. The NPO establishes and maintains collaborative relationships with counterparts in government, non-government, civil society and development partners, including multilateral and bilateral donor agencies, to address issues related to HIV prevention.