Development Consultant for Nigeria

Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation
  • Location
    Washington, D.C.
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Apply by
    Feb-15-2018
  • Posted
    Feb 02

Position description

The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF), a non-profit organization, is

the world leader in the fight to eliminate pediatric AIDS. Our mission is to prevent pediatric HIV infection and to eliminate pediatric AIDS through research, advocacy, and prevention and treatment programs. For more information, please visit http://www.pedaids.org.

BACKGROUND

EGPAF is a US-based NGO that works in 19 countries towards our mission of ending AIDS in children. EGPAF partners with a variety of donors to address HIV prevention, care, and treatment issues to improve service delivery for populations in need. EGPAF seeks to work in the countries were the burden of disease is high, where our technical assistance is needed, and where we believe we can make the greatest difference towards meeting our mission. While we work across a number of countries in sub-Saharan Africa, EGPAF does not currently have a presence in Nigeria. EGPAF is seeking a consultant to explore the donor and project landscape in Nigeria, to help us determine where we might be able to provide assistance. EGPAF is seeking one consultant with business development and program planning expertise. The Business Development Consultant will work closely with a second consultant that EGPAF is recruiting (Please see the Technical Consultant  RFP  for  more  details)  to  identify potential  opportunities  for  EGPAF in Nigeria and will make recommendations for our engagement. Details are provided below.

SCOPE OF WORK

Scopes of work:

1.  Program Planning / Business Development Consultant

Requirements  and  Duties:  The  consultant  should  demonstrate  experience  in  the planning of new programs and should have a record of successful business development efforts.  The  consultant  should  be  a  highly organized  individual  familiar  with  HIV program issues, experienced in successful engagement with partners and stakeholders, and capable of conducting desk research and landscaping program issues in developing countries. Familiarity with health and development issues in Nigeria is required. The consultant will:

·      Conduct background/desk research for the exploration of an EGPAF technical assistance role in Nigeria.

·      Create/maintain  list  of  contacts,  attend  meetings,  and  assemble  information learned.

·      Travel to Nigeria, along with EGPAF’s Technical Specialist Consultant, to make contact with potential partners and stakeholders and to gather information.

·      Prepare a landscape analysis of HIV efforts in Nigeria, related to HIV testing and treatment.

Application instructions

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