Chief of Party at LVCT Health

LVCT Health is a Kenyan non-governmental and not-for-profit organization registered in 2001 after a research project that pioneered the first three HIV voluntary counselling and testing centres in Kenya.
We aim to drastically reduce new HIV infections: increase equitable access to quality health services through innovative, integrated, comprehensive and high impact services and programs that can be delivered at scale.
Our work is anchored in a Research-Policy-Practice -RPP framework (Hatua model) through which we implement evidence informed programs. We pilot innovative solutions to the HIV challenges identified in the national and community priorities and support scale up for population level impact.JOB PURPOSE
Overall responsibility for the management and operations of the TB support program and reporting directly to the designated USAID AOR.

Overall project strategy leadership and management oversight, operations and supervision of project implementation and ensure the project meets goals and reporting requirements.
Provide technical direction aligned to the USAID and National TB program priorities.
Ensures an integrated vision among different stakeholders and a focus on achieving the results defined in the project
Supervise project implementation and ensure the project meets stated goals and reporting requirements.
Take a leadership role in coordination on TB related issues among USAID and key stakeholders and other implementing partners, establishing and maintaining partnerships that ensure the success of the project.
Oversee strategies and interventions to ensure excellence and accountability to beneficiaries and USAID
Identifies issues and risks related to program implementation in a timely manner, and suggest appropriate program adjustments
Interact with numerous GOK institutions and senior-level county and sub county-level government officials, political and diplomatic acumen required
Ensures that the project progresses in accordance with its contractual obligations and is compliant with donor regulations and internal organizational policies.
Acts as the primary project contact person and liaison, ensuring the project is represented in national technical, policy, and planning forums with the donors, government and key stakeholders