Social Solutions International, Inc. (Social Solutions) is a Hispanic and woman-owned business emphasizing quality research and evaluation, training and technical assistance, and institutional support services. We are a mission-driven organization that believes that superior science can improve the world. Social Solutions is dedicated to the creation of social and health solutions to improve the welfare of underserved populations worldwide.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has contracted Social Solutions to recruit and hire qualified individuals for the following position:
Title: Senior Biomedical Prevention Clinical Advisor
Location: Washington, DC
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Salary Range: GS 14 equivalent
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) continues to be at the forefront of the U.S. Government (USG) response in the fight against HIV/AIDS. USAID is a key partner in the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and works closely with USG agencies on this initiative.
In support of these efforts and the PEPFAR goal to end the HIV epidemic, the Biomedical Prevention Branch requires a Senior Biomedical Prevention Clinical Advisor who will support USAID’s development and implementation of voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) and Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV prevention. S/he will serve as a subject matter expert providing technical and clinical support and guidance for ensuring the safety and quality of VMMC, PrEP, and other biomedical prevention services. S/he will be responsible for clinical aspects of VMMC service delivery including surgical techniques and training, and monitoring and evaluation for both VMMC and PrEP. S/he will lead External Quality Assessments (EQAs) of USAID and PEPFAR VMMC programs. This position will be supervised by the Biomedical Prevention Branch Chief and will work closely with the other members of the Biomedical Prevention Branch.
The primary responsibilities of the Senior Biomedical Prevention Clinical Advisor include:
Provide global technical leadership on VMMC and biomedical prevention
Provide clinical support and oversight of VMMC and PrEP service delivery
Provide technical assistance and programmatic advice to USAID field Missions and country programs on VMMC and PrEP
Qualification at the GS-14 equivalent Senior Youth and Reproductive Health Advisor level requires a Master's degree and 9 years of relevant work experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
In order to fully evaluate your eligibility, your resume must include relevant paid and non-paid experience showing dates held with month, year and hours worked per week for each position.
Social Solutions offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. Please submit your resume online at www.socialsolutions.biz.
Social Solutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.