(Senior) Global Project Manager - HIV / AIDS

Switzerland (CH)
100,000 CHf
06 Jul 2021
05 Aug 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level

We are currently partnered with an exciting scientific association with members in over 160 countries. It is the largest association of professionals within infectious disease, stewarding the world’s most prestigious conferences and leading the collective action on the HIV response across the globe.

The company’s focus is the reduction of the global impact of HIV and AIDS. Through global promotions and initiatives, they advocate the need to urgent action including increased investment in research, optimizing treatment and expanding access to prevention, they are the world leaders in the fight against HIV.

If you are a highly motivated, inquisitive individual, looking for an exciting role in a dynamic evidence-based institution, please read further:

Main responsibilities:

  • Leading the operational management focusing on developing annual work plan, KPI has and budgets for activities and directed by the deputy director.
  • Reviewing and implementing project plans against grant allocations and budget reviews.
  • Organizing, tracking and implementing distinct projects within the organization.
  • Organizing and implementing meetings with a variety of stakeholders and KOL’s within the public and private sectors.
  • Mentoring and management of an associate officer with professional development and performance evaluation.
  • Write proposal briefs, policy briefs and other documents for internal and external publications.
  • Coordinate activities and act a key liaison for joint activities across internal and external departments
  • Work closely with the deputy director and advocacy office to develop partnerships and enterprise advocacy activities


  • A PhD or advanced degree in a relevant scientific area And/or an advanced degree in public health, social science with proven experience in HIV prevention and research
  • >5 years in a managerial role in a relevant area of public health
  • Experience managing national and international projects
  • Experience working with a variety of stakeholders and thought leaders at varying orders of seniority
  • Experience in international conferences, seminars, workshops and meetings and their advisory and governing mechanisms
  • Fluency in English (Oral and Written), working knowledge of French is beneficial
  • Strong understanding of HIV prevention and development of HIV vaccines
  • Excellent communication skills with a particular focus on written communication
  • Highly organized and systemic with a strong attention to detail
  • Ability to travel for work

Following your application Adam Bloomfield, a specialist Pharmaceutical Recruiter with over 3 years’ experience recruiting in the field will discuss the opportunity with you in detail. He will be more than happy to answer any questions relating to the industry and the potential for your career growth. The conversation can also progress further to discussing other opportunities, which are also available right now or will be imminently becoming available.

This position has been highly popular, and it is likely that it will close prematurely. We recommend applying as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Please click ‘apply’ or contact Adam Bloomfield for any further information.

  • Adam J. Bloomfield
  • Principal Scientific Consultant - EMEA
  • Email: abloomfield (at) barringtonjames.com