Senior Associate, Prevention (CBA)

  • 444 North Capitol St NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

NASTAD (National Alliance of State & Territorial AIDS Directors) is a leading non-partisan non-profit association that represents public health officials who administer HIV and hepatitis programs in the U.S. and around the world. Our singular mission is to end the intersecting epidemics of HIV, viral hepatitis, and related conditions. We do this work by strengthening domestic and global governmental public health through advocacy, capacity building, and social justice.

Each of NASTAD’s seven programmatic teams—Health Care AccessHealth Systems IntegrationPolicy & Legislative AffairsHepatitisHealth Equity, Prevention, and Global—interpret and influence policies, conduct trainings, offer technical assistance, and provide advocacy mobilization for U.S. health departments and ministries of health around the world to improve health outcomes for people living with HIV and hepatitis.

Job Description

The Senior Associate, Prevention, as part of NASTAD’s prevention team, supports the organization’s capacity to support health departments (HDs) and community-based organizations (CBOs) implementation of high-impact HIV prevention programs. The position works primarily on NASTAD’s CDC-funded Capacity Building Assistance (CBA) project to provide technical assistance to HDs implementing PS18-1802, and to CBOs implementing PS15-1502 and PS17-1704. The position is responsible for providing technical assistance and training related to social determinants of health, HIV stigma and cultural humility/responsiveness. The Senior Associate, Prevention will also develop content and provide facilitation for NASTAD’s e-learning platform known as Online Technical Assistance Platform (OnTAP).  

Essential Functions

  • Develop and facilitate technical assistance and training relative to social determinants of health, HIV stigma and cultural humility;
  • Develop content and provide facilitation assistance for e-learning platform, including managing communities of practice, developing resources and collaborating with subject matter experts (SMEs);    
  • Contribute to reporting and monitoring activities to support CBA program;
  • Contribute to team-based discussions and activities related to overall technical assistance specifically crafted for HDs and CBOs in the southern United States;
  • Work across NASTAD teams to identify meaningful ways to ensure CBA programmatic priorities are fully integrated;
  • Represent NASTAD in various meetings with federal and national partners, and with strategic stakeholders;
  • Attend and represent NASTAD at national and regional conferences;
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Experience/Education

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent (4 years of work experience is equivalent to a Bachelor degree) and 2-3 years of relevant work experience
  • Prior experience working in the area of HIV and/or hepatitis 

Minimum Competencies

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

  • Demonstrated technical expertise related to social determinants of health, HIV stigma and cultural humility/responsiveness.
  • Demonstrated experience with distance learning and e-learning strategies. 
  • Fostering Teamwork: As a team member, the ability and desire to work cooperatively with others on a team.
  • Oral Communication: The ability to express oneself clearly in conversations and interactions with others.
  • Written Communication: The ability to express oneself clearly in business writing.

Additional Information

Environment and Scheduling

  • Interest in working with an HIV/AIDS and viral hepatitis public health organization.
  • Interest in working within a diverse work environment.
  • Willing to travel as needed (approximately 15%).

We encourage people of diverse ages, sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, disabilities, religions, races, ethnicities, socioeconomic statuses, work, and life experiences to apply. We recognize that to accelerate the end of the HIV and hepatitis epidemics; our workforce must be representative of groups that have been disproportionately impacted.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.