Save the Children is the leading independent organization creating lasting change in the lives of children in over 120 countries around the world. Recognized for our commitment to accountability, innovation and collaboration, our work takes us into the heart of communities where we help children and families help themselves. We work with other organizations. governments, non-profits and a variety of local partners while maintaining our own independence without political agenda or religious orientation. Save the Children's mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. Save the Children is looking for experienced development professionals to work within the Nigeria Country Programme.These roles will be critical for the delivery of results for children expected by this programme.
The CMAM coverage officer will be responsible for implementing SQUEAC surveys in collaboration with locally recruited surveyors.
The candidate must possess a degree in a field related to statistics. public health nutrition, epidemiology or any other related discipline, demonstrable experience working in the implementation and management of Community-based Management of
Acute Malnutrition as well as experience in health and nutrition assessments in Northern Nigeria. coverage assessments (e.g. SQUEAC. SLEAC) and evaluation. Excellent communication and ~riting skills. ability to speak Hausa and strong initiative with a commitment to teamwork and effectiveness within a dynamic multi-disciplinary project
The CMAM Coordinator will be responsible for the planning and implementation of SQUEAC surveys. including recruitment of surveyors. supervision of coverage teams and quality check on all data ensuing from the surveys.
The candidate must possess a degree in a field related to statistics. public health nutrition. epidemiology or any other related discipline, demonstrable experience in the implementation and management of or provision of technical support to nutrition
programs (including Community-based Management of Acute Malnutrition) as well as experience in working across multiple sub agreements and partners. capacity building/training. project management. budget and resource management, client relationship management capability. Excellent communication and writing skills, ability to speak Hausa and strong initiative with a commitment to teamwork and effectiveness within a dynamic multi-disciplinary project
The Nutrition Coordinator will work under the direction of the Nutrition Advisor in the day-to-day successful implernentarion of the Nigeria Project at the State level. S(he) will be responsible for the support and capacity building of the UGM partners (including
CSOs) and the Government counterpart,
The incumbent should possess a master's degree or equivalent work experience in the field of nutrition, health or development, experience working with an international NGO is a plus. Candidate must also pcssess strong computer skills especially in MS
office package. excellent interpersonal skills and strong organizational/communication skills. S(he) should have an interest in development issue and demonstrate ability to assess priorities and handle multiple tasks simultaneously to meet deadlines with
attention to detail and quality; must be able work independently and manage various projects in a team setting, with limited supervision. Fluency in English and Hausa and strong initiative and self-motivation required, with a commitment to teamwcrk and
effectiveness within a dynamic multi-disciplinary project,
The Logistics Officer is responsible fer managing logistics staff, vehicle fleet, assets, communications, procurement, security and properties to ensure effective. transparent and accountable logistic support to the Save the Children programmes in SC Nigeria.
Liaison with prcgram teams to ensure adequate logistical consideration for coordination and planning of pregram implementatien. Provide technical support and guidance to program teams en logistical elements of distribution & procurement
The candidate must possess a degree in Business Administration or any related Social science course. He or she must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a high level of IT expertise; 2 years prior experience in a similar role (experience in an INGO will be an added advantage). Ability to work in a relatively insecure field based environment and willingness to travel is essential.
Kindly send ycur c.v. and ccvering letter on or before I Sth of Nevember 2013 explaining why you are suitable to Nigeriavacancy@savethechildren.org. State position clearly in the subject field as applications without appropriate subject will be disqualified. Also, applications received after the deadline will net be considered. Only shcrtlisted candidates will be contacted.
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