SOCIETY FOR FAMILY HEALTH JOB RECRUITMENT (37 POSITIONS)

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Society for Family Health (SFH) is one of the leading non-governmental public health organisations in Nigeria, implementing programmes in Reproductive Health/Family Planning, HIV & AIDS prevention and treatment, malaria prevention and treatment, primary health care system strengthening and maternal, newborn and child health care. We work in partnership with the Federal and State Governments of Nigeria, the Global Fund, United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Department for International Development (DFID), Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, MSD for Mothers and Children Investment Fund Foundation among other international donors.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:
1) Job Title: Senior Community Health Extension Workers (SCHEW)
Ref. No.: sfh-07773
Location: Delta
Job type: Full-time
Staff for Primary Healthcare Facilities
  • SFH is looking for talented people with a track record of high performance and passion for providing healthcare for their community to join our vibrant workforce under our Access to Finance (A2F) framework for Universal Health Coverage in collaboration with the Lagos and Delta State Governments. SFH is recruiting staff to work in PHC facilities in  Delta State.
Job Profile
  • This position will be responsible for providing appropriate health care services for all patients at the facilities as well as community health education and outreach services in the community.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Must be certified community health extension personnel from a recognised school of Health Technology with a minimum of 4-5 years working experience in hospital settings.
  • Must possess a current practice license from the relevant body.
Application Closing Date
27th December, 2019.
2) Job Title: PHC Facility Cashier
Ref. No.: sfh-74084
Location: Delta
Job type: Full Time
Job Profile
  • This position will be responsible for handling the daily cash inflow at the clinic, documenting and banking all-cash payments daily.
Job Profile
  • Ensure proper preparation of payment vouchers with support of waybills, invoices and follow SFH policies on payment.
  • Ensure proper documentation of all retirements and third-party payments.
  • Ensure accurate preparation of bank reconciliation.
  • Enter all payments received from suppliers, cafeteria and pharmacy into designated databases
  • Transfer income activities into accounting applications and ensure the integrity of entered data
  • Post payments to appropriate accounts and maintain logs of daily receipts
  • Maintain petty cash logs, receipts and balances on a daily basis
  • Coordinate activities with the accounting department to ensure creation of daily, weekly and monthly reports
  • Provide assistance to the front desk in handling patient admissions and provision of information to patients, families and visitors
  • Manage daily balancing and reconciling of office accounts and handle daily bank deposits
  • Scanning of all the finance documents and ensuring that soft copies are archived with SFH shared point/cloud.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Must possess a minimum of an OND in Accounting or any related field of study.
  • Must have three (3) years experience in a similar position.
  • Must have very strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills including a high level of tact, diplomacy, a collaborative and flexible style, with a strong service mentality.
  • Must have demonstrable integrity and ability to work under pressure and produce results.
  • Must have demonstrated proficiency using intermediate level office software applications, including Microsoft word, Excel, spread sheets and database.
Application Closing Date
27th December, 2019.
3) Job Title: Pharmacy Technician
Ref. No.: sfh-85775
Location: Delta
Job type: Full-time
Staff for Primary Healthcare Facilities
  • SFH is looking for talented people with a track record of high performance and passion for providing healthcare for their community to join our vibrant workforce under our Access to Finance (A2F) framework for Universal Health Coverage in collaboration with the Lagos and Delta State Governments. SFH is recruiting staff to work in PHC facilities in Delta State.
Job Profile
  • This position will be responsible for managing the pharmacy/dispensary unit and attend to all client’s medication needs in the facilities.  
Qualifications/Experience
  • Must be a certified pharmacy technician from a recognised school of Health Technology with a minimum of 3-5 years working experience in hospital settings.
  • Must possess a current practice license from the relevant body.
Application Closing Date
27th December, 2019.
4) Job Title: Director of Strategic Information (DSI) – Tuberculosis Programme
Ref. No.: sfh-13272
Location: Nigeria (North East/South-West)
Job type: Permanent
Job Profile
  • The DSI will be the lead technical expert responsible for all strategic information required in relation to the program, including all monitoring, evaluation, analytics, and reporting of performance and results.
  • S/he will lead efforts to strengthen monitoring and evaluation, and performance reporting within the targeted geographic area, including staff training and mentoring as well as overseeing support to government and other project partners to monitor, document and analyse the performance of their TB case finding, treatment and notification and ensure data quality.
  • S/he will liaise with relevant technical advisers and counterparts responsible for state and other partners strategic information and monitoring and evaluation and support coordination with national data systems.
  • The Director will present the programme to external audiences to showcase programme impact and achievements.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of a Master’s degree in Health Informatics, Public Health, Epidemiology, Monitoring & Evaluation, Demography, Biostatistics, Statistics, Analytics or a related field is required. A degree in health Informatics will be an added advantage;
  • Minimum of 8 (eight) years of work experience in designing, establishing, and managing monitoring and evaluation systems, ensuring data quality, and managing data-intensive, performance-based programs funded by USG;
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Nigeria’s TB notification and wider health information systems and monitoring and evaluation processes as it relates to data collection for performance-based reporting;
  • Demonstrated understanding, experience, and competency in working with private sector, frontline facilities, community organizations and leaders.
  • Demonstrated experience developing in-house tools and data management systems to track M&E and performance indicators for the programme.
  • Demonstrated statistical analysis skills and use of relevant software (SAS, SPSS, Epi Info, Atlas) and proficient in Microsoft Office applications including MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Skills and competencies:
  • The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with excellent quantitative and analytical skills and ability to articulate technical information clearly and effectively to both technical and nontechnical audiences.
  • Excellent report writing, analytical, and communication skills, including oral presentation skills.
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills to plan, organize, and manage resources for the successful completion of projects.
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment to meet business strategies and develops objectives that align with organizational goals and programme objectives.
Application Closing Date
20th December, 2019.
5) Job Title: Nurse
Ref. No.: sfh-88726
Location: Delta
Job type: Full Time
Staff for Primary Healthcare Facilities
  • SFH is looking for talented people with a track record of high performance and passion for providing healthcare for their community to join our vibrant workforce under our Access to Finance (A2F) framework for Universal Health Coverage in collaboration with the Lagos and Delta State Governments. SFH is recruiting staff to work in PHC facilities in Delta State
Job Profile
  • This position will be responsible for providing appropriate nursing care for all patients at the facilities.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Must be a certified Nurse/ Midwife or possess a Nursing degree with a minimum of 3years working experience in hospital settings.
  • Must possess a current practice license from the relevant body.
  • S/he must demonstrate the ability to develop and maintain good client relationship.
Application Closing Date
27th December, 2019.
6) Job Title: Medical Records Officer
Ref. No.: sfh-07027
Location: Delta
Job type: Full Time
Staff for Primary Healthcare Facilities
  • SFH is looking for talented people with a track record of high performance and passion for providing healthcare for their community to join our vibrant workforce under our Access to Finance (A2F) framework for Universal Health Coverage in collaboration with the Lagos and Delta State Governments. SFH is recruiting staff to work in PHC facilities in Delta State
Job Profile
  • This position will be responsible for managing all client-related documents/records and keep proper statistical record of clients.  
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of ND or HND in Data Science, Information Technology, Statistics, Computer Science, or related field with 3years working experience in hospital settings.
Application Closing Date
27th December, 2019.
7) Job Title: Director of Programs (DOP) – Tuberculosis Programme
Ref. No.: sfh-44396
Location: North East/South-West Nigeria
Job type: Permanent
Job Profile
  • The DOP will have responsibility for the technical content of service delivery, coordinating with the state teams on TB preventative services; Improving case detection and notification  including of drug-resistant tuberculosis,  improving enrolment and appropriate treatment of all diagnosed TB patients using the latest National guidelines and optimising the use of data for case finding, monitoring and improving clinical outcomes for TB patient including  for all DRTB patients.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of a Master’s degree in Public Health, Health Administration, Management, Social Work, or Business Administration with a focus on public health or a related field. A first degree in Medicine is preferred;
  • A minimum of 8 (eight) years of professional work experience in the field of Public Health and tuberculosis. This should be inclusive of a minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible experience in technically designing and managing programs related to tuberculosis and HIV.
  • Experience should include a minimum of 3 years of experience in the management of a USG-funded activity, including program planning, implementation, data use, monitoring, and reporting;
  • Strong technical and programmatic knowledge and experience in the following areas: community TB case finding, TB laboratory and clinical monitoring systems, and health system strengthening including working closely with government.
  • Demonstrated understanding, experience, and competency in working with the private sector and with community structures and leaders
  • In-depth knowledge of PEPFAR projects, regulations, compliance and reporting requirements and expert ability to identify and adopt best practices to specific project contexts.
Skills and competencies:
  • The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with excellent analytical, interpersonal, decision making and communication, skills.
  • Mature health programming professional with good experience in community health programmes and demonstrated knowledge and capacity to foster the development of a common vision.
  • Should display strong leadership in integrating planning efforts with government and  across work units.
  • Ability to coach, mentor and develop technical capacity in technical staff.
  • Should be proficient in Microsoft Office applications including MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Application Closing Date
20th December, 2019.
8) Job Title: Chief of Party – Tuberculosis Programme
Ref. No.: sfh-72542
Location: Nigeria (North East/South-West)
Job type: Permanent
Job Profile
  • The Chief of Party (COP) will be the principal point of contact with the donor, and will provide overall leadership, management, and general technical direction for the programme.
  • The COP must be highly analytical and a strategic thinker who ensures an integrated vision among different components and actors and focuses on achieving programme deliverables.
  • This position will be based in one of the states in North East or North West Nigeria.
Qualifications / Experience
  • A minimum of a Master’s degree in Public Health, Health Administration, Management, Social Work, or Business Administration with a focus on public health, social sciences, or a related field. A first degree in Medicine is preferred;
  • A minimum of twelve (12) years’ experience with progressively increasing responsibility designing, implementing, managing and leading large development programmes involving multiple partners, stakeholders, and geographic target areas in a developing country. Experience must include five (5) years prior experience as a Chief of Party or a similar leadership role of similar size and complexity; also, a minimum of three (3) years’ experience providing specific technical direction and oversight of the development and management of Tuberculosis programmes;
  • A minimum of seven (7) years of experience in senior programme management implementing international development activities in Africa, with preference given to Tuberculosis, Health system strengthening and HIV/AIDS/ Health
  • Demonstrated ability of previous experience leading a technical activity through evidence and data-driven decision making;
  • Demonstrated ability through previous experience to establish and maintain productive working relationships with a wide network of partners and stakeholders including providing oversight to the development and implementation of unified State TB annual operational plans and strategies in line with government guidelines.
  • Experience in coordinating and collaborating with a broad set of stakeholders, including donors’ other projects, implementing partners in joint work planning, implementation, and reviews.
Skills and Competencies:
  • The successful candidate must be a person of integrity with excellent oral and written communication skills, highly analytical, with expert interpersonal, organizational, and cross-cultural skills.
  • The person should have deep knowledge of USAID operational rules, demonstrated ability manage consortium team performance, a high level of creativity and innovation, ability to drive team performance to meet targets and able to maintain efficiency in a fast-paced work environment
Application Closing Date
20th December, 2019.
9) Job Title: Medical Laboratory Technician
Ref. No.: sfh-04748
Location: Delta
Job type: Full Time
Staff for Primary Healthcare Facilities
  • SFH is looking for talented people with a track record of high performance and passion for providing healthcare for their community to join our vibrant workforce under our Access to Finance (A2F) framework for Universal Health Coverage in collaboration with the Lagos and Delta State Governments. SFH is recruiting staff to work in PHC facilities in Delta State in the following positions:
Job Profile
  •  This position will be responsible for executing all the laboratory investigations in the facility.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Must be a certified laboratory technician from a recognised school of Health Technology with a minimum of 3-5 years working experience in hospital settings.
  • Must possess a current practice license from the relevant body.
Application Closing Date
27th December, 2019.
10) Job Title: Director of Finance and Operations (DFO) – Tuberculosis Programme – (North East/South-West)
Ref. No.: sfh-02656
Location: North East/South-West Nigeria
Job type: Permanent
Job Profile
  • The DFO will be the lead expert for financial management as well as for administrative, human resource and logistics management.
  • S/he will be responsible for overseeing project accounting and finance/budget management, along with project operations, in line with donor policies.
  • This includes being responsible for efficient resource deployment and use, program accounting and financial reporting systems, cost-share and related reporting and ensuring compliance with donor financial and accounting rules and regulations.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business Administration or a closely related field. Master’s degree and or Professional Qualification will be an added advantage;
  • A minimum of 8 (eight) years of progressively responsible experience in overseeing financial operations and management of large-scale, complex development activities in developing countries;
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience overseeing the procurement administration and financial management and reporting of a USG-funded activity;
  • Demonstrated understanding, experience and competency in working with community organizations/structures and community leaders;
  • Demonstrated experience with coordinating, analysing and reporting financial performance, financial forecasting and budget variance analysis.
  • Demonstrated experience managing operations including managing people and performance.
Skills and Competencies:
  • The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with excellent analytical, interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills; a thorough understanding of USAID financial guidelines and rules, international accounting standards and Nigerian tax and fiscal policies.
  • Hands-on experience using an ERP and/or financial management MIS with advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office applications including MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Requires a high level of creativity and innovation and the ability to maintain operational efficiency in a fast-paced work environment.
Application Closing Date
20th December, 2019.
11) Job Title: Medical Doctor
Ref. No.: sfh-50138
Location: Delta
Job type: Full Time
Staff for Primary Healthcare Facilities
  • SFH is looking for talented people with a track record of high performance and passion for providing healthcare for their community to join our vibrant workforce under our Access to Finance (A2F) framework for Universal Health Coverage in collaboration with the Lagos and Delta State Governments. SFH is recruiting staff to work in PHC facilities in Delta State in the following positions:
Job Profile
  • This position will be responsible for managing Primary Health Care Centres and also manage all provide regular medical care to clients at the PHCs. S/He will lead in reporting to the State Insurance Scheme and SFH’s management.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Medicine and Surgery.
  • Must possess a current medical licence from MDCN.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ Post-NYSC experience as a Medical Doctor in hospital settings
Application Closing Date
27th December, 2019.
12) Job Title: Project Operations and Compliance Coordinator
Ref. No.: sfh-02074
Location: Abuja
Job Profile
  • The Project Operations and Compliance Coordinator  will be responsible for managing and improving the operational systems, processes and procedures of our donor-funded projects.
  • S/He will also ensure alignment of organisational policies with donor contract and compliance requirement.
  • This cuts across finance, procurement, information system, logistics, HR and contract compliance.  Specifically, the Project Operations & Compliance Coordinator will also work with the projects and corporate leadership.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business Administration or a closely related field. Master’s degree will be an added advantage;
  • A minimum of 4 years of experience in the operation of NGOs
  • S/He must have extensive knowledge of donor contracts management and compliance
  • Registered membership of ACA or ACCA or any other related professional body will be an added advantage.
Skills and competencies:
  • Knowledge of donor contracts management and compliance
  • Proven analytical, evaluative and problem-solving abilities
  • Strong project management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Hands-on experience using ERP (SAP) or financial management MIS will an added advantage
  • Solid understanding of finance
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a collaborative management style
  • Budget development and oversight experience
  • A demonstrated commitment to high professional ethical standards
  • Ability to challenge and debate issues of importance to the organization
  • Ability to look at situations from several points of view
  • Team Oriented.
Application Closing Date
20th December, 2019.
13) Job Title: Internal Audit Officer
Ref. No.: sfh-46004
Location: Abuja
Job type: Permanent
Job Role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:
  • Review financial activities of the project to ensure compliance to contract terms, donor rules and regulations.
  • S/He will audit field offices to ensure compliance to policies and complete documentation relating to the donor policies.
  • S/He will conduct a semi-annual review of operations to ensure compliance with policies and procedures as per SFH and donor rules on financial reporting, procurement, payroll, etc.
  • S/He will assist in the mid-year and annual stock count and fixed asset count.
  • S/He will investigate any fraud-related issues.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Must possess a first Degree in Accounting or any related field of study.
  • Must have five (5) years’ experience in internal audit or NGO Finance & Project Management.
  • Registered membership of ACA or ACCA or any other related professional body will be an added advantage.
  • Skills and Competency required:
  • Proven knowledge of auditing standards and procedures, laws, rules and regulations.
  • Ability to analyse financial matters, resolve issues promptly and accurately.
  • Attention to detail, excellent analytical skills and sound independent judgement.
  • Good communication skills and report writing skills.
  • Must have demonstrated proficiency using intermediate-level office software applications, including Microsoft Word, Excel, spreadsheets and database.
  • Hands-on experience using ERP (SAP) or financial management MIS will an added advantage.
Application Closing Date
14th December, 2019.
14) Job Title: Grant Manager

Ref. No.: sfh-11353
Location: Kano

Job Role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

  • Managing and supporting the grants requirement and implementation process.
  • Identify and develop strategies to optimise the grants administration process.
  • Ensure grants are implemented according to the operational and financial needs of all Community Based Organizations (CBOs).
  • Keep the relevant staff informed about upcoming deadlines and deliverables, thereby ensuring the smooth completion of work responsibilities.
  • Support the CBOs in preparing financial or budget plans.
  • Maintain records of all CBOs contract documents, payments and support them to prepare monthly report for all grant-related activities.
  • Training CBOs to ensure effective and equitable utilisation of funds.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Must possess a first degree in Accounting or any related field of study.
  • Must have seven (7) years’ experience in grant and financial management.
  • Registration with a professional body (ACA or ACCA) or any other related professional body will be an added advantage.
  • Prior experience working with USAID-funded programs is required.
Skills and Competency required:
  • Ability to analyse financial matters, resolve issues promptly and accurately.
  • Excellent communication and proper documentation skills.
  • Must have a continuous drive for learning and knowledge sharing.
  • Must have demonstrated proficiency using intermediate-level office software applications, including Microsoft Word, Excel, spreadsheets and database.
  • Hands-on experience using ERP (SAP) or financial management MIS will an added advantage.
Application Closing Date
14th December, 2019.
15) Job Title: Finance and Operations Manager

Ref Id: sfh-29928
Location: Kano

Job Role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

  • Prepare financial reports.
  • Ensure correct postings on SAP by using the proper cost assignments
  • Ensure prompt and correct payment to field workers, consultants, vendors and project staff.
  • Monthly preparation of Facility Report/Cost Data Analysis for the states covered
  • Maintain, organise and file documents for the project and send to HQ monthly.
  • Ensure proper documentation and settlement of all advances and retirements.
  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliation for the assigned banks.
  • Ensure daily posting of Petty cash expenses and monthly certification.
  • Provide administrative support to the CBOs and other stakeholders.
  • Admin and other job functions that may be assigned by the line manager.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Must possess a first degree in Accounting or any related field of study.
  • Must have seven (7) years’ experience in finance and project management.
  • Registration with a professional body (ACA or ACCA) or any other related professional body will be an added advantage.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of USAID grants management policies.
Skills and Competency required:
  • Ability to analyse financial matters, resolve issues promptly and accurately.
  • Excellent communication and proper documentation skills.
  • Must have a continuous drive for learning and knowledge sharing.
  • Must have demonstrated proficiency using intermediate-level office software applications, including Microsoft Word, Excel, spreadsheets and database.
  • Hands-on experience using an ERP (SAP) or financial management MIS will an added advantage.
Application Closing Date
14th December, 2019.
16) Job Title: Security Officer

Ref Id: sfh-48375
Location: Kano

Job Profile

  • The Project Security Officer will be responsible for ensuring the safety and security of employees, visitors to the project, physical assets, inventory, proprietary information and intellectual asset of the organization by providing strategic direction, tactical management, emergency planning, risk assessment, intelligence gathering, threat mitigation and disaster recovery strategies.
Job Role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:
  • Secures the organisation, its project and its people by maintaining an intelligence network; designing and implementing policies and strategies of organisation security including internal investigations.
  • Determine personnel protection requirements by gathering and reviewing pre-planning travel intelligence information; issuing travel advisories; modifying travel itineraries; making travel security arrangements, including guards, secure accommodations, and security-equipped transportation.
  • Maintains protection systems by developing and refining philosophy and design standards relating to protection systems
  • Provides information by reviewing, developing, and continually improving security operation’s operational manuals and procedures; briefing project and organisation’s executives and managers on security-related issues.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Public Health, Psychology, Sociology or any other related course
  • A minimum of 3 years in security management and operations in private/commercial or non-governmental organisation.
  • Must be retired in Military, not below the rank of Captain/ Lieutenant / Flight Lieutenant or Police force not below Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP).
Skills and Competency required:
  • A background of Intelligence Crime Detention, Prevention and Control of Crime-
  • Sound knowledge of various security considerations in Northeast Nigeria gathered from experience of working in the states of the zone.
  • Ability to plan and develop security training programs, prepare written procedures and instructions, and to organise observed facts into activity and incident reports, and security program reports.
Application Closing Date
14th December, 2019.
17) Job Title: Internal Audit Officer

Ref. No.: sfh-46004
Location: Abuja
Job type: Permanent

Job Role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

  • Review financial activities of the project to ensure compliance to contract terms, donor rules and regulations.
  • S/He will audit field offices to ensure compliance to policies and complete documentation relating to the donor policies.
  • S/He will conduct a semi-annual review of operations to ensure compliance with policies and procedures as per SFH and donor rules on financial reporting, procurement, payroll, etc.
  • S/He will assist in the mid-year and annual stock count and fixed asset count.
  • S/He will investigate any fraud-related issues.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Must possess a first Degree in Accounting or any related field of study.
  • Must have five (5) years’ experience in internal audit or NGO Finance & Project Management.
  • Registered membership of ACA or ACCA or any other related professional body will be an added advantage.
Skills and Competency required:
  • Proven knowledge of auditing standards and procedures, laws, rules and regulations.
  • Ability to analyse financial matters, resolve issues promptly and accurately.
  • Attention to detail, excellent analytical skills and sound independent judgement.
  • Good communication skills and report writing skills.
  • Must have demonstrated proficiency using intermediate-level office software applications, including Microsoft Word, Excel, spreadsheets and database.
  • Hands-on experience using ERP (SAP) or financial management MIS will an added advantage.
Application Closing Date
14th December, 2019.
18) Job Title: Network Officer, TB SHOPS Plus Project

Location: Kano
Contract Duration: 7 months (renewable)

Job Profile

  • The network officers will be responsible for maintaining good relations with PHP and ensure alignment with project expectation and guidelines.
  • S/He coordinates activities of PHPs and also provide technical assistance to the Private Health Care Providers (PHP).
  • S/He will support the project manager in leading advocacy dialogues with the PHPs.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Minimum of OND in Public Health, Sociology, or any other related course
  • Minimum of One (1) year hands-on in community health extension or intervention.
Skills and competencies:
  • The successful candidates will be a person of integrity with excellent communication and advocacy.
  • Understand the importance of confidentiality and should be proficient in Microsoft Office applications including MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Application Closing Date
15th December, 2019.
19) Job Title: OVC Priority Sub-Key Population Advisor

Ref. No.: sfh-05068
Location: Kano

Job Role

  • The OVC priority sub-population specialist will be an expert in working with key populations and OVC sub-priority sub-population.
  • S/he will have considerable experience in developing mechanisms for case finding, linkage to care and use of evidence to identify locations and communities of sub-priority populations of OVC.
  • S/he will have experience in public health program design, implementation and management with vast experience in integrated service delivery.
  • S/he will be providing technical assistance in improving programming for subpopulations of OVCs.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of First Degree in Public Health or any Biological/Behavioural sciences-related disciplines
  • A minimum of five (5) years’ experience working in the key-sub-population program, particularly in Northern Nigeria.
Skills and Competencies:
  • Demonstrated experience working with OVC and key populations in health and social development programmes in a culturally sensitive environment
  • Demonstrated experience in designing and implementing public health programs and service delivery interventions
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, report writing and partner mangement skills
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft office packages
Application Closing Date
14th December, 2019.
20) Job Title: Capacity Strengthening AdvisorRef Id: sfh-53226
Location
: Kano

Job Role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

  • Lead the adaptation of relevant partnership engagement and capacity strengthening for platforms, and provide specific technical training, mentoring, and coaching to the project team and partners.
  • Conduct institutional and systems analysis to support CBO and CSO capacity strengthening and advocacy platforms.
  • Training and development methods to engage local CSOs.
  • Provide timely updates on project progress, achievements, and challenges and make decisive adjustments when needed.
  • Monitor program implementation, impact, and milestone achievement, and document and disseminate project successes.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of Master’s degree in International Development, Public Administration, Public Policy, Finance Management, Economic Policy, or related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in project management for donor funded programs.
  • Demonstrated strength and experience providing technical assistance, writing technical reports, and policy briefs targeted to decision-makers
  • Prior experience working with USAID-funded programs is required
  • Knowledge in partnership approaches and capacity-strengthening methodologies.
Skills and Competency required:
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to a variety of institutional structures and cultures;
  • Demonstrated capacity to work with multiple partners to assess varying degrees of organisational and technical capability.
  • The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with excellent analytical, interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Must have the ability to coach, mentor and develop capacity in staff.
  • Should be proficient in Microsoft Office applications including MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Application Closing Date
14th December, 2019.
21) Job Title: Knowledge Management Advisor

Ref. No.: sfh-84136
Location: Kano

Job Profile

  • The Knowledge Management Advisor is responsible for developing processes, strategies and content for the dissemination of tools, results and lessons learned to a wide variety of audiences.
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:
  • Lead in developing systems to ensure the availability of collective knowledge, lessons learned and results when and where needed;
  • Integrate knowledge networking technologies and platforms and make them easy-to-access and use;
  • Ensure SFH’s recognised leadership in knowledge networking is leveraged and expanded and that staff, network partners and stakeholders can access, use and add to this knowledge;
  • Ensure results are translated into searchable lessons learned and added to SFH collective knowledge, allowing for iteration and continuous improvement of SCI development and humanitarian interventions;
  • Provide coherent and consistent pillar-wide technical guidance in Knowledge Management and Strategic Communications, through appropriate and high-quality processes, frameworks and manuals;
  • Collaborate with the Research Advisor and advocacy team to support programme extensive learning, adaptation and strategic communications;
  • Maintain quality assurance standards for all programme products (including reports, booklets, manuals, leaflets, posters, banners, documentation, website and social media newsletters) and support quality assurance and dissemination of programme products;
  • Other duties as specified by the line manager.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of a Master’s Degree or higher in Public Health, Public Policy, Political Science, Public Administration, Communication or a related technical degree
  • At least seven years of professional experience in managing and implementing knowledge management and communications on a donor-funded programme;
  • Prior experience working with USAID-funded programs is required
Skills and Competency required:
  • Demonstrated strength and experience providing technical assistance, writing technical reports, and policy briefs targeted to decision-makers
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft office packages
  • Excellent report writing and interpersonal skills;
Application Closing Date
14th December, 2019.
22) Job Title: Database SpecialistRef Id: sfh-98898
Location
: Abuja

Job Role

  • Ensure accurate data collection with the use of DHIS and CSPro platform.
  • Manage the flow of data into the database in line with the project guidelines.
  • Prepare monthly report for the monitoring and evaluation unit.
  • Troubleshoot all DHIS or CSPro database issues to ensure the platform is ready for use.
  • Manage access to the DHIS database by ensuring appropriate user right are assigned.
  • Ensure proper archival of the data extracted from the database.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of First Degree in Data Science, Information Technology, Statistics, Computer Science, or related field required with at least two-year experience of developing/updating forms on EMR and DHIS database.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office application (Excel, Word and Access) for advanced data analysis is required and also sound knowledge and experience of database software including DHIS2, Postgre and SQL.
  • Experience with basic computer software, hardware maintenance, and data for a large community-based project using DHIS2 will be an added advantage.
  • Ability to make propose solutions related to issues with data generated.
Skills and competencies:
  • The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with excellent quantitative and analytical skills and ability to articulate technical information clearly.
  • Excellent report writing, analytical, and communication skills, including oral presentation skills.
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills to plan, organise, and manage resources for the successful completion of projects.
Application Closing Date
15th December, 2019.
23) Job Title: Officer, Nursing ServicesRef. No.: sfh-38799
Location:
 Bauchi, Nigeria
Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Job Profile

  • These positions will be responsible conducting clinical assessments to determine the clinical urgency of the clients’ presenting health concerns and culminate with the allocation of a care category, which determines the time and sequence in which they receive services.
Job Role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:
  • Medical Records; managing client record, ensuring accurate data entry, filing/archiving and retrievals.
  • S/He will provide comprehensive triage (in-clinic and mobile) and clinical assessment service to clients resulting in safe and appropriate clinical decisions that reflect their healthcare needs.
  • S/He will initiate appropriate nursing interventions (e.g. first aid and emergency interventions) to improve client outcomes and secure the safety of clients and clinic staff, facilitate the triage process using clinical knowledge and appropriate interpersonal skills, demonstrating empathy and understanding.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of bachelor’s degree in Nursing or completion of an accredited nursing programme.
  • A minimum of 3 (three) years of experience in nursing practises, including the practise of triage nursing.
  • Experience in maintaining accurate computerised triage assessment records is an advantage.
  • Must possess good organisational and interpersonal communication skills
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
24) Job Title: Pharmacist

Ref Id: sfh-02822
Location: Bauchi
Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Job Profile

  • This position will be responsible for the delivery of quality antiretroviral therapy (ART) services, through ensuring an efficient supply of medicines and delivering client-oriented services to promote appropriate use.
  • S/He will manage the Pharmacy Unit to ensure excellent delivery of pharmaceutical care and uninterrupted supply of anti-retroviral drugs and other relevant medications.
  • S/ S/he will also ensure that the project maintains good pharmacy practice and Standards in clinical service delivery.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Services. Master’s degree in Public Health or related field would be added advantage.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in public health programs with a focus on HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment.
  • Must possess a proven record of working in a multi-disciplinary environment and implementing health projects conducted with disease control programmes in low-income countries.
  • Must possess extensive knowledge of the ART regime and current global/national guidelines for dispensing ARV.
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
25) Job Title: Monitoring and Evaluation Assistant

Req ID: sfh-73916
Location: Adamawa
Department: Programs
Contract Duration: One year (renewable)

Job Role
The successful candidates will perform the following functions:

  • Support data management and quality assurance under the HIV project.
  • Maintain excel level databases of all persons reached and tested for HIV and all persons identified as positive and their sequelae.
  • Provide initiatives for improving information flow and existing systems.
  • Supervise and ensure data quality at the field level
  • Prepare accurate data reports showing inconsistency and gaps.
  • Support routine data collection and dissemination of information from the project sites.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Minimum of a First Degree in Statistics, Sociology, Economics or any other related course
  • Minimum of One (1) year hands-on monitoring & evaluation experience in developing and implementing monitoring plans working within an NGO sector.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office application (MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and other statistical applications, e.g. DHIS2.
  • Ability to make propose solutions related to issues with data generated.
Skills and Competencies:
  • The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with excellent quantitative and analytical skills and ability to articulate technical information clearly
  • Excellent report writing, analytical, and communication skills, including oral presentation skills
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills to plan, organise, and manage resources for the successful completion of projects.
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
26) Job Title: Pharmacist

Ref Id: sfh-80125
Location: Adamawa
Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Job Profile

  • This position will be responsible for the delivery of quality antiretroviral therapy (ART) services, through ensuring an efficient supply of medicines and delivering client-oriented services to promote appropriate use.
  • S/He will manage the Pharmacy Unit to ensure excellent delivery of pharmaceutical care and uninterrupted supply of anti-retroviral drugs and other relevant medications.
  • S/ S/he will also ensure that the project maintains good pharmacy practice and Standards in clinical service delivery.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Services. Master’s degree in Public Health or related field would be added advantage.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in public health programs with a focus on HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment.
  • Must possess a proven record of working in a multi-disciplinary environment and implementing health projects conducted with disease control programmes in low-income countries.
  • Must possess extensive knowledge of the ART regime and current global/national guidelines for dispensing ARV.
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
27) Job Title: Officer, Nursing Services
Ref. No.: sfh-25626
Location:
 Adamawa, Nigeria
Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Job Profile

  • These position will be responsible for conducting clinical assessments to determine the clinical urgency of the clients’ presenting health concerns and culminate with the allocation of a care category, which determines the time and sequence in which they receive services.
Job Role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:
  • Medical Records; managing client record, ensuring accurate data entry, filing/archiving and retrievals.
  • S/He will provide comprehensive triage (in-clinic and mobile) and clinical assessment service to clients resulting in safe and appropriate clinical decisions that reflect their healthcare needs.
  • S/He will initiate appropriate nursing interventions (e.g. first aid and emergency interventions) to improve client outcomes and secure the safety of clients and clinic staff, facilitate the triage process using clinical knowledge and appropriate interpersonal skills, demonstrating empathy and understanding.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of bachelor’s degree in Nursing or completion of an accredited nursing programme.
  • A minimum of 3 (three) years of experience in nursing practises, including the practise of triage nursing.
  • Experience in maintaining accurate computerised triage assessment records is an advantage.
  • Must possess good organisational and interpersonal communication skills
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
28) Job Title: Monitoring and Evaluation Assistant

Location: Bauchi
Department: Programs
Contract Duration: One year (renewable)

Job Role
The successful candidates will perform the following functions:

  • Support data management and quality assurance under the HIV project.
  • Maintain excel level databases of all persons reached and tested for HIV and all persons identified as positive and their sequelae.
  • Provide initiatives for improving information flow and existing systems.
  • Supervise and ensure data quality at the field level
  • Prepare accurate data reports showing inconsistency and gaps.
  • Support routine data collection and dissemination of information from the project sites.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Minimum of a First Degree in Statistics, Sociology, Economics or any other related course
  • Minimum of One (1) year hands-on monitoring & evaluation experience in developing and implementing monitoring plans working within an NGO sector.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office application (MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and other statistical applications, e.g. DHIS2.
  • Ability to make propose solutions related to issues with data generated.
Skills and Competencies:
  • The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with excellent quantitative and analytical skills and ability to articulate technical information clearly
  • Excellent report writing, analytical, and communication skills, including oral presentation skills
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills to plan, organise, and manage resources for the successful completion of projects.
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
29) Job Title: MIS Data Consultant

Ref Id: sfh-53023
Location: Bauchi
Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Job Profile

  • The MIS Data consultant are responsible for ensuring accurate collection of data in the facility and provides initiatives to improve the quality of data generated from the facility.
Job-role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:
  • Ensure that the health workers duly complete all client cards.
  • Ensure that all services delivered by the health facility are duly registered in the designated registers.
  • Prepare monthly services statistics for the facilities
  • Ensure that all data from the field office are entered into the designated databases
  • Facilitate the conduct of operations, research with the data to improve learning and programming.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Sociology, Economics or any other related course with two (2) years Post-NYSC experience in managing project data
  • Knowledge of use of the DHIS2 database
  • Knowledge of HIV health care is an advantage
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications (MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
30) Job Title: Laboratory Scientist
Ref. No.: sfh-20866
Location:
 Bauchi, Nigeria
Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Job Profile

  • The Laboratory Scientist are responsible for establishing and running the laboratory in the HIV treatment facility.
  • The medical care provided in these health facilities includes disease-specific components such as HIV/AIDS care and treatment; treatment of co-infection of HIV with Tuberculosis, Hepatitis screening and management of sexually transmitted infections. 
  • S/He will also ensure that all requested laboratory tests are suitably conducted to enable correct diagnosis and treat of patients.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A degree or diploma in Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science or Microbiology with Applied Medical Parasitology and bacteriology.
  • A minimum of two (2) years Post – NYSC experience. 
  • Experience in sample collection and analysis (e.g. blood, stool, sputum)
  • Experience in implementing a supply management system.
  • Knowledge of all basic laboratory techniques and quality control systems
  • Ability to cope with stress and to organise and prioritise workload
  • Experience in working in a laboratory offering specific tests for ART treatment monitoring
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
31) Job Title: MIS Data Consultant

Ref Id: sfh-31735
Location: Adamawa
Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Job Profile

  • The MIS Data consultant are responsible for ensuring accurate collection of data in the facility and provides initiatives to improve the quality of data generated from the facility.
Job-role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:
  • Ensure that the health workers duly complete all client cards.
  • Ensure that all services delivered by the health facility are duly registered in the designated registers.
  • Prepare monthly services statistics for the facilities
  • Ensure that all data from the field office are entered into the designated databases
  • Facilitate the conduct of operations, research with the data to improve learning and programming.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Sociology, Economics or any other related course with two (2) years Post-NYSC experience in managing project data
  • Knowledge of use of the DHIS2 database
  • Knowledge of HIV health care is an advantage
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications (MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
32) Job Title: Laboratory ScientistRef. No.: sfh-11517
Location:
 Adamawa, Nigeria
Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Job Profile

  • The Laboratory Scientist are responsible for establishing and running the laboratory in the HIV treatment facility.
  • The medical care provided in these health facilities includes disease-specific components such as HIV/AIDS care and treatment; treatment of co-infection of HIV with Tuberculosis, Hepatitis screening and management of sexually transmitted infections. 
  • S/He will also ensure that all requested laboratory tests are suitably conducted to enable correct diagnosis and treat of patients.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A Degree or Diploma in Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science or Microbiology with Applied Medical Parasitology and Bacteriology.
  • A minimum of two (2) years Post – NYSC experience. 
  • Experience in sample collection and analysis (e.g. blood, stool, sputum)
  • Experience in implementing a supply management system.
  • Knowledge of all basic laboratory techniques and quality control systems
  • Ability to cope with stress and to organise and prioritise workload
  • Experience in working in a laboratory offering specific tests for ART treatment monitoring
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
33) Job Title: Database Consultant

Ref Id: sfh-39107
Location: Bauchi

Job-role

  • The Database Consultant will be responsible for developing and operationalising the EMR and DHIS platforms for an HIV project.
  • Develop and insert routine data forms on the project’s DHIS2 database with automated report and graphs. Undertake field trips to assess issues and challenges on data and EMR.
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of First Degree in Data Science, Information Technology, Statistics, Computer Science, or related field required with at least two-year experience of developing/updating forms on EMR and DHIS database.
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office application (Excel, Word and Access) for advanced data analysis is required and also sound knowledge and experience of database software including DHIS2, Postgre and SQL.
  • Experience with basic computer software, hardware maintenance, and data for a large community-based project using DHIS2 will be an added advantage.
  • Ability to make propose solutions related to issues with data generated.
Skills and competencies:
  • The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with excellent quantitative and analytical skills and ability to articulate technical information clearly.
  • Excellent report writing, analytical, and communication skills, including oral presentation skills.
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills to plan, organise, and manage resources for the successful completion of projects.
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
34) Job Title: Adherence Counsellor

Ref Id: sfh-62976
Location: Bauchi
Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Job Profile

  • The Adherence counsellor will be responsible for providing education on HIV-related issues and adherence counselling services at the health facility level within the HIV Comprehensive Care Centre (CCC)
Job Role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:
  • Provide psychosocial and continuous support as well as treatment preparation to clients in the health facility.
  • Identify and address challenges/barriers to adherence.
  • Organise and facilitate support group sessions for infected and affected clients, including groups with special needs, e.g. discordant couples, youth/adolescent and children.
  • Address aspects of behaviour change in relation to HIV and ART.
  • Support clients disclose their HIV status.
  • Facilitate the delivery of relevant information to clients enrolled in the one-stop-shop (OSS).
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Public Health, Psychology, Sociology or any other related course
  • Minimum of two (2) years post NYSC experience, which must be inclusive of a minimum of one (1) year experience in Adherence Counsellor in HIV service delivery.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications (MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
35) Job Title: Clinical Supervisor

Location: Bauchi, Nigeria
Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Job Profile
The Clinical Supervisor will be responsible for ensuring direct provision of Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) services in an integrated community health centre setting, developing and maintaining collaborative relationships with community stakeholders and evaluating service delivery outcomes.

Job Role

The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

  • S/He will work with the programme team to develop and review Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for the provision of ART services to Key Populations.
  • Provide ART services to Key Populations in line with current World Health Organization (WHO) recommendations and national guidelines both at the One-stop-shop (OSS) and through mobile ART.
  • Supervise clinical HIV treatment protocols in each clinical department to reflect the needs of the target population and ensure consistency of treatment services throughout the OSS.
  • S/He will be responsible for effective management and supervision of clinicians, health service providers, volunteers and case managers at the OSS as well as mobile ART teams.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Must possess a Medical Degree (MBBS, MBChB, or MBBCh)
  • Minimum of three (3) years medical experience in providing care for clients which must be inclusive of a minimum of two (2) years’ experience in the direct provision of Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) services in an integrated community health centre setting.
  • Knowledge of global and national HIV treatment standards
Skills and Competency required:
  • The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with excellent analytical, interpersonal, social and behaviour change communication skills.
  • A health programming professional with good experience in diplomacy and relationship management. Ability to coach, mentor and develop capacity in staff.
  • Should be proficient in Microsoft Office applications including MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
36) Job Title: Clinical SupervisorRef. No.: sfh-68397
Location:
 Adamawa, Nigeria
Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Job Profile

  • The Clinical Supervisor will be responsible for ensuring direct provision of Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) services in an integrated community health centre setting, developing and maintaining collaborative relationships with community stakeholders and evaluating service delivery outcomes.
Job Role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:
  • S/He will work with the programme team to develop and review Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for the provision of ART services to Key Populations.
  • Provide ART services to Key Populations in line with current World Health Organization (WHO) recommendations and national guidelines both at the One-stop-shop (OSS) and through mobile ART.
  • Supervise clinical HIV treatment protocols in each clinical department to reflect the needs of the target population and ensure consistency of treatment services throughout the OSS.
  • S/He will be responsible for effective management and supervision of clinicians, health service providers, volunteers and case managers at the OSS as well as mobile ART teams.
Qualifications/Experience
  • Must possess a Medical Degree (MBBS, MBChB, or MBBCh)
  • Minimum of three (3) years medical experience in providing care for clients which must be inclusive of a minimum of two (2) years’ experience in the direct provision of Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) services in an integrated community health centre setting.
  • Knowledge of global and national HIV treatment standards
Skills and Competency required:
  • The successful candidate will be a person of integrity with excellent analytical, interpersonal, social and behaviour change communication skills.
  • A health programming professional with good experience in diplomacy and relationship management.
  • Ability to coach, mentor and develop capacity in staff.
  • Should be proficient in Microsoft Office applications including MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.
37) Job Title: Adherence Counsellor

Ref Id: sfh-40918
Location: Adamawa, Adamawa, Nigeria
Contract Duration: One-year (renewable)

Job Profile

  • The Adherence counsellor will be responsible for providing education on HIV-related issues and adherence counselling services at the health facility level within the HIV Comprehensive Care Centre (CCC)
Job Role
The successful candidate will perform the following functions:
  • Provide psychosocial and continuous support as well as treatment preparation to clients in the health facility.
  • Identify and address challenges/barriers to adherence.
  • Organise and facilitate support group sessions for infected and affected clients, including groups with special needs, e.g. discordant couples, youth/adolescent and children.
  • Address aspects of behaviour change in relation to HIV and ART.
  • Support clients disclose their HIV status.
  • Facilitate the delivery of relevant information to clients enrolled in the one-stop-shop (OSS).
Qualifications/Experience
  • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Public Health, Psychology, Sociology or any other related course
  • Minimum of two (2) years post NYSC experience, which must be inclusive of a minimum of one (1) year experience in Adherence Counsellor in HIV service delivery.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications (MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
Application Closing Date
13th December, 2019.

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