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Latest NGO Jobs at Society for Family Health (SFH)

Latest NGO Jobs at Society for Family Health, qualified candidates should Apply. Click for more Jobs at SFH

 

 

Society for Family Health (SFH) is a leading non-governmental public health organization in Nigeria, implementing programmes in malaria prevention, and treatment, Reproductive Health/Family Planning, HIV & AIDS treatment, primary health care system strengthening, non-communicable diseases and maternal, new-born, and child health care. SFH ignites the power of health system thinking and market shaping to transform health outcomes.

An emerging pan African organisation, we provide a partnership platform to communities, donors, the private sector and government to co-create and implement actions that create real and measurable impact at individual, family, society and country levels. In a career at SFH, you will be the centre of making all these happen. You will be joining a team of problem solvers, with real passion to change the world in a fast-paced environment. We are a truly Nigerian rooted organisation with global standards and a diverse workforce. We pride ourselves on being open, inclusive, and collaborative – and in providing a work environment that encourages our employees to be their best.

We are recruiting passionate, self-motivated, and highly qualified individuals to fill the underlisted vacant position, in response to organisational expansion:

 

 

Latest NGO Jobs at Society for Family Health

 

Job Title: State Team Lead

Job ID: sfh-19412
Locations: Jigawa, Yobe and Borno
Category: Programs
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Profile

  • Integrated Child Health and Social Service Award (ICHSSA 3) project currently being implemented in Northern Nigeria to improve the quality of life of HIV/AIDs positive children by leveraging on OVC/Social Service to strengthen the HIV continuum of care in a family-community–facility service delivery interface.
  • The State Team Lead will be the Primary Liaison with government, Stakeholders, Implementing partners and other programs within the state.

The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

  • The State Team Lead will liaise with government stakeholders, implementing partners and other programs within the state.
  • The State Lead will be expected to identify issues and risks related to program implementation in a timely manner and suggest appropriate program adjustments.
  • S/he will supervise activity implementation and ensure activities meet stated goals and reporting requirements.
  • The State Lead will have demonstrated ability to work in complex environments, manage diverse teams, and deliver results within agreed timelines.

Qualifications / Experience

  • A Degree in Medical Field or Social Sciences
  • Candidate must possess at least at least 6 years’ cognate experience, which must include at least 3years in Programming for OVC, and Sub granting to CBOs.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of policy and programs serving vulnerable adolescent and young women at high risk of HIV infection.
  • Hands-on experience with PEPFAR project management processes and application of PEPFAR technical and administrative guidelines.
  • Familiarity with Nigeria’s institutional, policy and programming context for HIV clinical and community services, including knowledge of the social welfare and health sectors in Nigeria.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage government and represent OVC priorities and issues as they relate to children and adolescent living with or at high risk of HIV.
  • Fluency in Hausa strongly preferred/ as well as any other language widely spoken in the state of operation.
  • In addition to the above, a candidate who has worked on USAID grants within the Northern States and resides within the implementing states will be highly preferred.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Accuracy and timeliness in all areas of responsibility.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Builds and maintains effective relationships, with team, colleagues, partners’, and stakeholders.
  • Approachable, good listener, easy to talk to.
  • Honest, encourages openness and transparency, demonstrates highest levels of integrity.

Compensation & Benefits
The compensation package for these positions is very attractive and designed to attract, motivate and retain talented young professionals.

 

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

 

 

 

 

Job Title: Capacity Building Advisor

Job ID: sfh-03329
Location: Kano
Category: Programs
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Profile
  • Integrated Child Health and Social Service Award (ICHSSA 3) project currently being implemented in Northern Nigeria to improve the quality of life of HIV/AIDs positive children by leveraging on OVC/Social Service to strengthen the HIV continuum of care in a family-community–facility service delivery interface.
  • The Capacity Building Advisor will Work with the ICHSSA 3 technical team to develop an overall capacity-building strategy that will sustainably build the capacity of and strengthen CSOs, Community and religious leaders, as well as other OVC service providers.

The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

  • Work with the ICHSSA 3 technical team to develop an overall capacity-building strategy that will sustainably build the capacity of and strengthen CSOs, Community and religious leaders, as well as other OVC service providers.
  • Monitor, evaluate and report on program results that measure increases in skills and abilities, and determine the impact of training interventions.
  • Develop good knowledge of state and national government structures, policies and political processes as it relates to VCs and key decision-making structures and how to influence them.
  • Work with other like-minded agencies on a range of collaborations with government to persuade policy makers on the need to prioritize VC policies like the Childs Right Act, document the State Plan of Action and Priority Agenda, including donors and politicians, of the value of SFH’s policy recommendations.

Qualifications / Experience

  • Master’s Degree in International Development, Public Administration, Public Policy, Finance Management, Economic Policy, Education or related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in project management for donor funded programs, which must include at least 3years in Programming for OVC, and Sub granting to CBOs.
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to a variety of institutional structures and cultures
  • Demonstrated capacity to work with multiple partners to assess varying degrees of organizational and technical capability.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of policy and programs serving vulnerable adolescent and young women at high risk of HIV infection.
  • Familiarity with Nigeria’s institutional, policy and programming context for persons living with HIV, including knowledge of the social welfare and health sectors in Nigeria.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage government and represent OVC priorities and issues as they relate to children and adolescent living with or at high risk of HIV.
  • Must have the ability to coach, mentor and develop capacity of staff and partners
  • Fluency in Hausa strongly preferred/ as well as any other language widely spoken in the state of operation.
  • In addition to the above, a candidate who has worked on USAID grants within the Northern States and resides within the implementing states will be highly preferred.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Accuracy and timeliness in all areas of responsibility.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Builds and maintains effective relationships, with team, colleagues, partners’, and stakeholders.
  • Approachable, good listener, easy to talk to.
  • Honest, encourages openness and transparency, demonstrates highest levels of integrity.

Compensation & Benefits
The compensation package for these positions is very attractive and designed to attract, motivate and retain talented young professionals.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

 

 

 

Application Closing Date
20th September, 2022 at 11:59pm (WAT).

 

 

Note

  • All applications will be treated in confidence. Interested persons without the minimum requirements need not apply.
  • We thank prospective applicants for their interest in working with SFH, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. SFH is an equal opportunity employer and women are encouraged to apply.

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