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N° of mission: 18SANIN116-1 To support the development of Serbia‘s funding request to the Global Fund
Country: Serbia

International Expert – HIV funding request development expert (Team leader)


Deadline of Application: 26.03.2018
Projected date: 27.03.2018
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Duration of the mission: 20 days
Description of the mission:

The general objective of this expertise mission is to support Serbia in designing, drafting and budgeting the funding request that is expected to be submitted for TRP review during wave 5 (submission date 30 April 2018).


Profile and required qualifications:
  • Qualifications and skills
  • Master degree in public health, development, or social sciences;
  • Excellent skills in:
    • Strategic analysis and planning;
    • Facilitation skills and effective communication with multiple stake-holders;
    • Multitasks and multi-stakeholders’ coordination under tight deadline;
    • Team work and consensus building.
  • Excellent knowledge of Global Fund procedures including its New Funding model requirements (technical content for HIV, eligibility and process requirements);
  • Strong strategic information and Public Health expertise in particular related to HIV key affected populations;
  • Good knowledge of HIV epidemiology in Eastern Europe and Central Asia region, specifically in Serbia, and its response to HIV;
  • Strong understanding of sustainability and transition issues in Eastern Europe including social contracting;
  • Excellent command of English, written and spoken, as a significant work of writing is expected as well as coordination with English-speaking sub-recipients, bilateral and multilateral partners and the CCM.

              Professional Experience:

  • At least 10 years professional experience in strategic planning and monitoring-evaluation of large programs in the field of HIV/AIDS or other health sector;
  • Experience in developing funding requests to the Global Fund;
  • Strong initiative and self-discipline, and a proven track record of completing and submitting work within deadlines.

The process of selection of expressions of interest will occur in two phases:

  • As a first step, a shortlist will be freely established by Expertise France.
  • Selected candidates may then be invited for an interview.

If you do not receive a response within 2 weeks of the application deadline, please consider that your application has not been shortlisted.

Fees for the services will be negotiated with the designated candidate.