ABOUT NATIONAL AIDS CONTROL ORGANIZATION (NACO)
 
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) oversees the implementation of policies and programs for health and health care in the country. While the responsibility for the delivery of health care services rests largely with the State Governments, the Central Government sets policies and provides resources for the implementation of nationally formulated Programs.
 
National AIDS Control Organization (NACO) under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare envisions an India where every person living with HIV has access to quality care and is treated with dignity.  In order to achieve the goal of, “halting and reversing the epidemic”, the focus is laid on prevention, care, support and treatment efforts.
 
National AIDS Control Programme (NACP), takes measures to ensure that people living with HIV have equal access to quality health services by fostering close collaboration with NGOs, women’s self-help groups, faith-based organisations, positive people’s networks and communities. NACO stands committed to building an enabling environment wherein those infected and affected by HIV play a central role in all responses to the epidemic.
 
DOMAIN II -TESTING & QUALITY ASSURANCE
 
Contractual positions are to be filled up for providing technical and programmatic assistance, liasioning with stakeholders for effective implementation of National AIDS Control Program (NACP) in the Basic Services and Lab Services Divisions of this Domain. The functions of these divisions and details of the positions are given below.
 
Basic Services division ( BSD)- The Basic Services Division through Integrated Counselling and Testing Centres (ICTCs) provide HIV Counselling & Testing services , Prevention of Parent to Child Transmission  of HIV (PPTCT) services and HIV-TB cross referrals. The activities include supervision and monitoring of ICTC & PPTCT facilities through State AIDS Control Societies, planning, organizing and monitoring the training for State and field staff and quality services through all facilities.
 
Lab Services division (LS)-  Lab Services Division ensures quality assured laboratory services in all  testing  related service delivery points. The division  is involved in implementing  External Quality Assurance Programme (EQAP) and  Quality Management Systems(QMS) in testing laboratories under NACO umbrella. Activities of  Laboratory Services are not confined to HIV testing only but have an impact on other interventions included under prevention, care, support and treatment, STI management, blood safety, procurement and supply chain.
 
S.no Name of Position Minimum Qualification Nature of Experience
1

Consultant

(Lab Services)

PhD(Microbiology)/MD(Microbiology)/

DNB-Medical Microbiology /

Laboratory Medicine  / Masters in Public Health

Minimum 5 years experience in management of health programs including Medical laboratories 

especially  in national health program preferably HIV/AIDS 

 

please apply at naco.consultantlabservices@nisg.org

2 Associate Consultant- Testing & Quality Assurance (Lab Services)
MBBS preferably with Post Graduate degree in Community Medicine/Public Health/VD/STI/Dermatology/BDS / M.Sc  (Medical Microbiology/Biotechnology)/Masters in Public Health
 
Minimum 3 years experience in management of health programs including Medical laboratories 
especially  in national health program preferably HIV/AIDS 
 
please apply at naco.associateconsultantmbbs@nisg.org
 

 

Proficiency in the usage of computer (MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS Access) and strong presentation and communication skills (written & oral) is essential for all the positions.
 
DOMAIN III–INSTITUTIONAL STRENGTHENING 
 
Contractual positions are to be filled up for providing technical and programmatic assistance, liasioning with stakeholders for effective implementation of National AIDS Control Program (NACP) in the DNRT,SIMU, IEC, Mainstreaming, Human Resources , Procurement Divisions/Units of this Domain. The functions of these divisions/units and details of the positions are given below:
 
DAPCU National Resource Team (DNRT)- The DNRT unit monitors the performance of District AIDS Prevention Control Units (DAPCUs)  which have been established to monitor the HIV intervention at the field level, facilitate capacity building of DAPCU staff and advocacy with different stakeholders at national and state level.
 
STRATEGIC INFORMATION MANAGEMENT UNIT(SIMU)-The SIMU unit is responsible for  data generation, dissemination and effective use of data , surveillance with focus on tracking the emerging epidemics, estimation and modeling to provide HIV burden in the country, robust reporting and programme monitoring through web based integrated system.
 
INFORMATION,EDUCATION & COMMUNICATION (IEC)- The IEC division facilitates a coordinated response for addressing HIV/AIDS issues, ensuring uniform evidence based community oriented  gender sensitive interventions in the socio-cultural context by developing  creatives , mass media campaigns, mid media  and inter personal communication campaigns.
 
MAINSTREAMING UNIT (MS)-The Mainstreaming unit is responsible to ensure that all stakeholders –Govt., civil society, corporate & development partners adapt their programmes and policies to directly or indirectly address aspects of HIV/AIDS  for addressing deprivations rooted in socio-economic imbalances that drive the epidemic, such as poverty, gender, inequality, lack of adequate housing , sanitation and food insecurity.
 
HUMAN RESOURCES UNIT (HR)- The HR unit supports NACO & SACS  in policy formulation and effective management of human resources at NACO, SACS & Facility levels aligned with the goals of the program including manpower planning, engagement of consultants at NACO, performance assessment etc.
 
PROCUREMENT UNIT (PROC)- The procurement unit is responsible for procurement process, perform all procurement and contracting activities including pre qualification, tender management, negotiation and preparation of contracts, provide support to efforts of NACO/SACS in ensuring timely procurement of drugs, diagnostics, equipments and consumables at various units (ICTC/PPTCT/Blood Banks /ART Centers), maintain accurate auditable records of all procurement process which result in high process compliance etc.
 
DONOR COORDINATION -  The National AIDS Control Program is also supported by externally aided budgetary support from development partners and needs to be effectively coordinated.
 
S.no Name of Position Minimum Qualification Nature of Experience
1 National Consultant (IT) Full time  M.E/M.Tech in Computer Science/Information Technology/Electronics & Communication Engineering/Telecommunication from AICTE approved/UGC recognized institute/university
Minimum 10 years experience in management and rollout of MIS at National/State level, experience in managing /analysis of large data sets and handling ICT aspects, in health sector preferably of HIV/AIDS program 
 
please apply at naco.nationalconsultantit@nisg.org
2
Consultants  (IEC & Mainstreaming)
 
Post Graduate in Communication/Social Sciences/Management/Public Administration 
 
Minimum 5 years experience at National level in development sector / Govt./Ministries in providing IEC support in implementation of program & management advisory services. Sound knowledge of National/State/District level administrative structures & processes and rights based approaches to HIV prevention and care including experience in field based
Implementation
please apply at naco.consultantiec@nisg.org
3 Associate Consultant (Youth) Post Graduate in Communication/Journalism/Social Sciences
Minimum 3 years experience of working in managing IEC activities for the youth in health program preferably HIV/AIDS 
 
please apply at naco.associateconsultantyouth@nisg.org
 
4 National Consultant (Procurement & Logistics) 
Post Graduate in Commerce/Science/Pharmacy/
Engineering/Management.
Diploma  in material management will be an added advantage
Minimum 10 years experience in procurement and logistics/supply chain management in Govt/ Autonomous body/reputed organization preferably with experience in procurement & supply chain management of health products  
please apply at nationalconsultant.procurement@nisg.org
5 Associate Consultants (Procurement) Regional Level  (North East )
Post Graduate in Commerce/Science/Pharmacy/
Engineering/Management.
Diploma  in material management will be an added advantage
 
Minimum 3 years experience in procurement and logistics/supply chain management at senior level in Govt/ Autonomous body/reputed organization preferably with experience in procurement & supply chain management of health products  
please apply at associateconsultant.regionallevel@nisg.org
 
 
6
Consultant–(DNRT)
Regional level (AP & Telangana)
 
Masters in Social Work or Masters in Public Health or MBA in Health Management or Medical Graduates
Minimum 3 years of experience in management of Public Health programs at State/National Level
 
1.Experience in capacity building and systems strengthening
2.Skills in program monitoring , data analysis and interpretation
3.Excellent written & verbal communication skills in English and Regional language
4.Good Government Coordination and representation
5.Strong in negotiation and problem solving skills
 
please apply at naco.nationalconsultantdnrt@nisg.org
 
Proficiency in the usage of computer (MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS Access) and strong presentation and communication skills (written & oral) is essential for all the positions.
 
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 GENERAL INFORMATION
 
1.Only Indian Nationals are eligible for applying.
2.Engagement of Consultants will be on full working day basis and their place of work will be New Delhi except for the Regional Level Positions.
3.Documents to prove Qualification, Experience, Age etc. have to be produced in original at the time of interview.
4.Age limit: Not exceeding 60 years as on 01.04.2017 and having sound health to undertake extensive field visits.
5.Mere submission of applications shall not give any right to be called for interview/selection.
6.The appointment of consultants is purely on contractual basis.
7.Indicative monthly consolidated remuneration is given below:
 
                  National Consultant        :  Rs.1,20,000/ -                                   
                  Consultant                     :  Rs.78,000/-
                  Associate Consultant     :  Rs.50,000/-
 
8.  Proficiency in the usage of computer (MS-Word, MS-Excel, MS Access) and strong presentation and communication skills (written & oral) is essential for all the positions.
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