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Job Description

State Technical Advisor

The Union

Telangana, Haryana, Gujarat, Jharkhand

1. POSITION(S) VACANT: State Technical Advisor, The Union, Telangana, Haryana, Gujarat, Jharkhand (Four vacancies)

 

2. ORGANIZATION BACKGROUND:

 

The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union) is an international scientific organization headquartered in Paris, France. Established in 1920, The Union is committed to a healthier world for all, free of tuberculosis and lung disease.

 

The Union has been working to improve health for people in low and middle-income countries, by conducting scientific research, and working with governments and other agencies, to translate research into better health for people around the world, and delivering projects directly in the field, driving change to ensure the best quality care.

 

For more information about International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union), please visit https://theunion.org/

 

About The Project:

 

iDEFEAT TB - Institutional Strengthening to Accelerate Actions for TB and Drug Resistant TB in India is USAID’s flagship TB project in India. The overall goal of the project is to strengthen TB-related institutions focusing on programmatic and clinical management of patients with TB and DR-TB, thereby contributing to achievement of India’s National Strategic Plan and targets set forth at the United Nations High-Level Meeting on TB. iDEFEAT TB will be implemented by The Union-led consortium.

 

3. JOB DESCRIPTION/ RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Corporate Partnerships (iDEFEAT TB Project), the proposed position will have the following responsibilities.

 

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

 

(1) Support state in developing state strategy for corporate engagement;

(2) Provide technical support to State TB Cell in the development and implementation of policies and guidelines on TB and workplace;

(3) Facilitate district plans for corporate sector engagement and facilitate coordination at district and state level;

(4) Facilitate corporate engagement and promotion of Corporate TB Pledge initiative in the state;

(5) Provide support to state and Corporate TB Pledge (CTP) secretariat in organizing corporate consultations, training and meetings focusing on corporate engagement at state level;

(6) Facilitate coordination with different Ministries and departments for mainstreaming TB;

(7) Coordinate with partnering agencies and organizations involved in corporate sector engagement and inter-Ministerial collaboration;

(8) Undertake state level supervision, monitoring, and evaluation of corporate supported projects in association with CTP secretariat;

(9) Documentation of success stories;

(10) Provide a monthly report and an end-of-assignment report in the prescribed formats on activities, achievements, challenges, and recommendations;

(11) Perform other duties as required in the interests of Corporate TB Pledge initiative.

 

4. QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND COMPETENCIES:

 

Qualification:

Master’s degree in social sciences, political science, public or business administration, or related fields.

 

Experience:

(1) Minimum five years of relevant experience in corporate engagement and/or multi-sectoral engagement;

(2) Experience in facilitating Public-private partnerships;

(3) Experience in TB/Health;

(4) In-depth experience and strong track record in multi-stakeholder partnership building and dealing with both public and private sectors, international or intergovernmental organizations;

(5) Knowledge on social/inclusive business and inclusive markets;

(6) Experience in coordination with public sector.

 

Skills and Competencies:

(1) Excellent negotiation and advocacy skills to interact with people at all levels in a multicultural and multi-disciplinary environment;

(2) Proficiency in MS office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, outlook), Data management software, Internet;

(3) Excellent drafting and presentation skills including ability to draft clear and concise reports;

(4) Flexibility and willingness to work on a range of tasks;

(5) Willingness to travel within country as per project needs;

(6) Ability to plan, set priorities, handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines.

 

5. COMPENSATION OFFERED:

 

Gross compensation budgeted for the position is Rs. 12 lacs per annum. Please note that the offer made to the selected candidate shall be commensurate with qualifications, experience, and salary history.

 

6. DURATION OF CONTRACT: The incumbent shall be offered a two-year contract, extendable based on performance.

 

7. NUMBER OF VACANCIES AND LOCATIONS: 04 (Telangana, Haryana, Gujarat, Jharkhand)

 

8. REFERENCE: STA-UNION

 

9. CONTACT INFORMATION:

 

Team SAMS
Strategic Alliance Management Services P Ltd.
1/1B, Choudhary Hetram House, Bharat Nagar
New Friends Colony, New Delhi 110 025
Phone Nos.: 011- 4081-9900; 4165 3612

 

10. APPLICATION PROCESS:

 

Eligible candidates interested in the position are requested to apply using the link https://recruitment.samshrm.com/Jobs/UNION at the earliest.

 

The Union is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified women candidates are encouraged to apply.