Must be able to Obtain a Moderate Risk Public Trust
Location: Washington, DC
The Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Health Diplomacy (S/GAC) is responsible for implementing the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) – the U.S. Government initiative launched in 2003 focused on saving and improving the lives of those suffering from HIV/AIDS around the world. PEPFAR is focused on achieving an AIDS-free generation and is the largest commitment made by any nation to combat a single disease globally; operating in nearly 60 countries through bilateral and regional programs. PEPFAR supported programs are led, coordinated and funded under the leadership of the Department of State and implemented through a multitude of U.S. Government agencies, including Departments of Health and Human Services, Defense; the U.S. Agency for International Development; and the Peace Corps. Since 2003, $80 billion has been invested through PEPFAR to address HIV/AIDS globally and the annual budget is approximately $6 billion per year. The program is funding over 4,000 employees around the globe and in the implementing agencies.
Additional information about S/GAC and PEPFAR is available at www.pepfar.gov
Major Duties and Responsibilities
Analyzes SIMS data and creates new tools/visualizations for HQ and field teams looking at SIMS; uses these and other analyses to inform SIMS policy decisions through collaboration with the IAC; works with agencies to ensure the sharing of SIMS data; liaise with PRIME / ICPI to integrate SIMS into existing and/or new data tools.
Care and Treatment
Analyzes trends in PEPFAR treatment programs, budgets, and targets to ensure that country programs meet their treatment goals; responsible for performance and dissemination of analyses of routine PEPFAR treatment data to inform PEPFAR programmatic and policy decisions. Supports analysis of viral load and other lab-related data. Works with the Senior Technical Advisors to provide support to field programs on treatment issues through the Chairs and Country Leads , and maintains and updates key documents, including policy and guidance documents. Supports tracking of HIV-related care investments including PEPFAR support to meeting water, GBV and other earmarks.
Provides PEPFAR countries with assistance in national PMTCT programs and evaluating the potential costs of changes to the national PMTCT strategy; works with the Senior PMTCT Advisors to provide analytical and advisory services for PEPFAR’s PMTCT targets and programs, including early infant diagnosis and linkages with maternal health.
Pediatric Care and Treatment
Provides support to monitoring implementation of ACT, tracking revisions to pediatric HIV estimates, and updating modeling related to pediatric treatment coverage.
Commodities and Laboratory Services
Coordinates with country programs, the Supply Chain Management CTOs and contractors, other relevant actors on all issues related to drug supply and quality to assure availability of ARVs, rapid test kits, and other essential commodities. Tracks support to and coverage of viral load and other testing.
Provides written analysis (reviews and provides opinions on policy options, strategies); and develops materials (power point presentations, concept notes; one pagers, briefers). Compiles, analyzes and presents data for use by Program Quality Team in policy formulation. Reviews documents, including external reports, documents, communications and tasked issues to assist program and policy coherence. Drafts content for public communications and speeches, journals/publications, and congressional inquiries; uses GIS software to create data visualizations as requested.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
All staff employees are eligible for paid company benefits, paid time off, sick leave and federal /national holiday pay.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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