FHI 360 calls application for EpiC Project Internship in various locations across the United States. The project provides strategic technical assistance (TA) and direct service delivery (DSD) to break through barriers to 95-95-95 and promote self-reliant management of national HIV programs by improving HIV case-finding, prevention, and treatment programming. EpiC’s four main objectives are to:
- Attain and maintain HIV epidemic control among at-risk adult men, women, and priority populations
- Attain and maintain HIV epidemic control among key populations (KPs)
- Improve program management, health information systems, human resources for health (HRH), and financial systems to attain and maintain epidemic control
- Support the transition of direct funding and implementation to capable local partners in order to meet PEPFAR’s goal of providing 70 percent of its funding to local partners by 2020.
- Designs, implements, and coordinates specific program activities as assigned by the supervisor, primarily for a Francophone portfolio of countries.
- Coordinate reviews and editing to ensure high-quality program deliverables, including quarterly reports, work plans and sub-award documents.
- Organize and participate in team meetings and country calls, taking the lead for documenting key discussion points and action items.
- Work with program backstop to track the completion of action items resulting from calls.
- Work with program team and technical team to engage consultants and staff as needed to support program implementation
- Support program teams in the development of subawards with local partners for service delivery at the country level.
Here the qualifications for the EpiC Project Internship in FHI 360
- Students currently enrolled in a graduate program with 1 year of work experience in international development or program backstopping preferred.
- The minimum requirement is an Associate’s Degree or its International Equivalent in a Related Field.
- Articulate and professional and able to communicate in a clear, positive manner with partners and staff.
- Must be able to read, write, and speak fluent English; knowledge of French preferred.
- 1 year of work experience utilizing the Microsoft Office suite.
FHI 360 (formerly Family Health International) is a non-profitable humanitarian organization with headquarter in North Carolina. Since its establishment in 1971, it has been serving more than 70 countries to upgrade health standards. Basically, this organization works to prevent several infectious and chronic diseases. However, it has been fighting to prevent HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Tuberculosis, etc since its first day of operation.