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  • Posted: Oct 20, 2021
    Deadline: Nov 3, 2021
  • Society for Family Health is one of Nigeria’s largest non-governmental organisations. Founded in 1985 by three eminent Nigerians: Professor Olikoye Ransome-Kuti, Justice Ifeyinwa Nzeako, Pharmacist Dahiru Wali and Phil Harvey. Society for Family Health Nigeria has a mission to empower Nigerians, particularly the poor and vulnerable to lead healthier...
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    Programme Assistant

    Requisition ID: sfh-93884
    Department: Programs
    Duration of Contract: 36 months

    Job Profile

    • The Programme Assistant will be responsible for coordinating demand generation activities for the project in the State, both physical and virtual.
    • S/He will be the direct line report of the demand generation lead and work with QFPs to ensure that facilities are selected and set up to serve clients, maintain quality standards, lead government and community sensitisation meetings, coordinate adaptation activities, identify and document best practices in adolescent youth sexual and reproductive health (AYSRH), support the accountability process in compliance with financial rules and regulations, and proactively seek out and report on relevant opportunities for programme scale up, success stories, linkages, and challenges.

    Job Role
    The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

    • Project coordination and implementation.
    • Advocacy and technical support.
    • Data management, analysis and reporting.
    • Budgeting/Workplan and reports.

    Qualifications / Experience

    • Must possess a First Degree in Health/Biological Sciences, Social Sciences, Medical or Pharmaceutical Sciences or Communication Arts
    • A Master's Degree will be an added advantage
    • Must possess a minimum of three years’ post NYSC experience in a relevant field.
    • Must possess sound technical knowledge of reproductive health and modern contraceptive methods with some basic knowledge of MCH/RH services.

    Skills and Competencies Required:

    • Passionate about ASRH programming, with excellent interpersonal, communication (oral and written), presentation skills.
    • Attuned to and comfortable with the language, and culture of the state.
    • Ability to communicate proficiently in the dominant language of the region.
    • Proficient using intermediate-level office software applications, including Microsoft Word, Excel, spread sheets and database
    • Advocacy skills and mentoring skills and must be innovative, logical, and decisive, with problem solving skills
    • Nimble, flexible and open to adaptive implementation
    • Proactive, open personality and work hands-on with demonstrable leadership skills and an ability to coordinate teams and manage relationships with a wide range of stakeholders
    • Supervisory and mentorship skills.

    Compensation & Benefits
    The compensation package for this position is based on industry standards, and designed to attract, motivate, and incentivize talented individuals.

    Method of Application


    • All applications will be treated in confidence. Candidates without the minimum requirements need not apply. This advert will be open for two weeks from the date of publication.
    • We thank prospective applicants for their interest in working with SFH. However, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
    • SFH is an equal opportunity employer, therefore women are encouraged to apply. Qualified candidates who are residents in the states where the role is situated are strongly encouraged to apply. 
    Interested and qualified? Go to Society for Family Health (SFH) on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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