Technical Director at FHI 360

FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in health, education, nutrition, environment, economic development, civil society, gender, youth, research and technology - creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today's interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 70 countries and all U.S. states and territories.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Technical DirectorRequisition: 2019200140Locations: Lagos and BauchiJob Title: Full timeSlots: 2 OpeningsPosition SummaryThis position will be responsible for overseeing all technical aspects of the award. The Technical Director should have leadership qualities with excellent interpersonal and organizational qualitiesAt a minimum, the candidate should have an extensive experience managing similar projects and should have in-depth technical knowledge and experience in all components of HIV/AIDS program including Prevention, Treatment, Care & Support, PMTCT, HIV/TB, as well as cross-cutting areas like HSS etc.ResponsibilitiesDevelop and execute overall project strategy and work plan and achievement of project resultsDirect and monitor implementation of activities within the work plan, ensuring that activities are performed to a high professional standard, effectively implemented and fulfill donor and the organization’s requirements.Oversee all technical assistance and administrative support activities under the program.Ensure that all program deliverables are met in a high quality and timely fashion.Ensure compliance with all donor- related, organization’s, and program-specific policies.Supervise and mentor all senior management staff.Provide managerial oversight to all project activities and partnerships, and ensure compliance with the organization’s and USG regulations.Oversee the sub-contract and sub- grant cycle from pre-award to close- out including solicitation processes, pre-award, award, monitoring and close-out of sub-awards based on donor regulations, policies, and procedures.Provide oversight for the project’s financial management systems and ensure that they are in line with the organization’s policies and procedures and donor rules and regulations.Oversees project budget development and undertake regular analysis of project expenditure, sub- awards and lead the preparation of budget amendments/modification for negotiation with donor.Recruit, supervise, mentor, and motivate project team which includes staff from the organization and international and national partners.Develop and maintain strong, collaborative relationships with federal government and regional entities to support project implementation.Maintain effective linkages between technical components, grants and finance and administrative functions within the project.Coordinate with other donor implementing partners on common objectives and activities, as needed. 

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