- 23 Celina Ayom Cres, Jabi 900108, Abuja
- Email: AHNiOperations@ahnigeria.org
- 8:00am – 5:30pm Mon – Thus, 8:00am – 2:00pm Friday
Required services: Consultancy services to support the ongoing COVID-19 Response Mechanism (C19RM) Implementation (IT Unit).
Locations: Abuja (with travels)
Duration: 80 Days with the Possibility of extension
No of Consultants: 1
Commencement Date: 13th June, 2023
Supervisor: IT Lead
Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi) is a non-profit organization that promotes socio-economic development by supporting global health and economic initiatives in Nigeria. It was established as indigenous organizational, registered in 2009 with its headquarter in Abuja, and presence in the four geopolitical regions of Nigeria. It aims to provide technical assistance to the government and people of Nigeria in the implementation of public health and development programs. AHNi implements projects in HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria, health systems strengthening, sexual and reproductive health/family planning and humanitarian projects for internally displaced persons (IDPs) and refugees in protection, health, and nutrition. AHNi also offers technical assistance and service delivery in integrated maternal, neonatal and child health (IMNCH), monitoring and evaluation (M&E), laboratory support, behavior change communication (BCC), policy and legislation, gender/key populations, public-private partnership (PPP), and grants management.
The Global Fund C19RM is designed to respond to COVID-19 in three ways: COVID-19 control and containment interventions, including personal protective equipment (“PPE”), diagnostics, treatment, communications, and other public measures. COVID-19-related risk mitigation measures for HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria programs including, but not limited to, support for COVID-19 interventions needed to safely implement campaigns, community and health facility-level HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria programs; and Expanded reinforcement of key aspects of health systems, such as laboratory networks, supply chains, and community-led response systems to address advocacy, services, accountability, and human-rights-based approaches.
Hence, the consultants will support the implementation of C19RM implementation in Abuja with visits to supported states.
The services of the Consultant working with the C19RM team will include but not be limited to the following:
Master’s degree in journalism, health education, public health or international relations, plus 3 to 5 years of experience in writing and editing health materials. Or bachelor’s degree and 5 to 7 years’ experience.
Experience must reflect the knowledge, skills and abilities listed above. Fluency in English is required. International experience is an asset.
Excellent communication and computer skills required.
Familiarity with Nigerian public sector health system, NGOs and CBOs is highly desirable.
Method of Application:
Interested and Qualified candidates should send in their Curriculum Vitae to AHNi website email@example.com.
Deadline for submission of application is June 28, 2023.