Ongoing Recruitment at APIN Public Health Initiatives

0

APIN Public Health Initiatives is a non-governmental donor-funded organization dedicated to the prevention, treatment, care and support of diseases of public health importance in Nigeria, including HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, among others. APIN works in partnership with the Federal and State Governments of Nigeria, United States Center for Disease Control (CDC), as well as the Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria in Nigeria. We seek to recruit qualified persons to fill critical positions necessary for programme implementation. We offer professionals opportunities for career advancement, a good working environment and competitive remuneration.

We are seeking qualified candidates to assume the vacant position below:

Job Title: Program Officer
Location:
Kano
Duration of Contract: 18 months fixed term
Project: Global Fund_HIV- KP

Job Task

  • This position will report to the Program Manager at the Head Office. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the implementation of prevention services for Key Population (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID) across implementing states.
  • S/He will be responsible for supporting KP-Led CBOs to provide HIV Testing Services including community outreaches using Partner Notification services and other strategies ensuring linkage of HIV positive KPs to designated Facilities and One stop shop in the states for improved treatment outcomes.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must possess first degree in Social or Behavioural & Medical Sciences or related discipline.
  • Possession of Master’s Degree in Public Health or related field would be added advantage.
  • Must have minimum of three (3) years’ experience in the field of HIV prevention for KPs (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID)
  • Demonstrated understanding, experience and competency in working with HIV KP community-led organizations and KP community leaders.
  • Strong technical and programmatic knowledge and experience in prevention activities for KPs, HIV testing and linkage to care.
  • Knowledge of Global Fund projects, regulations, compliance and reporting requirements is added advantage.
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Must possess good relationship management/ advocacy skills.
  • Must possess good report writing, presentation, data interpretation skills.

Job Title: Assistant Technical Officer, Clinical Services
Location:
Lagos State
Duration of Contract: 18 months fixed term
Project: Global Fund/LSMoF

Job Task

  • This position will be responsible for the supervision of Technical Associates in ensuring direct provision of Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) services in an integrated service delivery centre in Global Fund (GF) supported local government areas (LGAs).
  • S/He will provide technical support to the technical team and make site visits to GF supported LGAs to ensure that patients receive quality care as measured by ART, PMTCT and TB/HIV cascade indicators.
  • S/He will prepare monthly program work plans, participate in planning and coordination of all GF related trainings.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must possess a medical degree (MBBS, MBChB) from a recognized institution
  • Possession of Master’s Degree in Public Health or related field would be added advantage.
  • Must be a registered medical practitioner with a current practice license from the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN)
  • Must have minimum of three (3) years’ experience supervising and coordinating the direct provision of Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) services in an integrated community setting.
  • Knowledge of global and national HIV treatment standards.
  • Leadership/mentoring skills and good interpersonal skills.
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills.
  • Advanced knowledge of and experience using MS office packages including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook among others.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Must possess good relationship management/ advocacy skills.
  • Must possess good report writing, presentation, data interpretation skills.

Job Title: Program Officer
Location:
Kaduna
Duration of Contract: 18 months fixed term
Project: Global Fund_HIV- KP

Job Task

  • This position will report to the Program Manager at the Head Office. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the implementation of prevention services for Key Population (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID) across implementing states.
  • S/He will be responsible for supporting KP-Led CBOs to provide HIV Testing Services including community outreaches using Partner Notification services and other strategies ensuring linkage of HIV positive KPs to designated Facilities and One stop shop in the states for improved treatment outcomes.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must possess first degree in Social or Behavioural & Medical Sciences or related discipline.
  • Possession of Master’s Degree in Public Health or related field would be added advantage.
  • Must have minimum of three (3) years’ experience in the field of HIV prevention for KPs (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID)
  • Demonstrated understanding, experience and competency in working with HIV KP community-led organizations and KP community leaders.
  • Strong technical and programmatic knowledge and experience in prevention activities for KPs, HIV testing and linkage to care.
  • Knowledge of Global Fund projects, regulations, compliance and reporting requirements is added advantage.
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Must possess good relationship management/ advocacy skills.
  • Must possess good report writing, presentation, data interpretation skills.

Job Title: Program Officer
Location:
Gombe
Duration of Contract: 18 months fixed term
Project: Global Fund_HIV- KP

Job Task

  • This position will report to the Program Manager at the Head Office. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the implementation of prevention services for Key Population (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID) across implementing states.
  • S/He will be responsible for supporting KP-Led CBOs to provide HIV Testing Services including community outreaches using Partner Notification services and other strategies ensuring linkage of HIV positive KPs to designated Facilities and One stop shop in the states for improved treatment outcomes.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must possess first degree in Social or Behavioural & Medical Sciences or related discipline.
  • Possession of Master’s Degree in Public Health or related field would be added advantage.
  • Must have minimum of three (3) years’ experience in the field of HIV prevention for KPs (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID)
  • Demonstrated understanding, experience and competency in working with HIV KP community-led organizations and KP community leaders.
  • Strong technical and programmatic knowledge and experience in prevention activities for KPs, HIV testing and linkage to care.
  • Knowledge of Global Fund projects, regulations, compliance and reporting requirements is added advantage.
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Must possess good relationship management/ advocacy skills.
  • Must possess good report writing, presentation, data interpretation skills.

Job Title: Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) Officer
Location:
HQ Abuja
Duration of Contract: 18 months fixed term
Project: Global Fund_HIV- KP

Job Task

  • Reporting to the Associate Director, Strategic Information at the Head Office, the desired candidates will work with the states M&E team to support the implementation of robust monitoring and evaluation systems at all program states.
  • S/He will support in the development and tracking of M&E work plan for the Global Fund grant and implement capacity building plan for the CBOs in collaboration with state governments.
  • S/He will provide technical assistance to CBOs in setting up and maintaining M&E systems (collection, analysis, reporting and use of output data for program improvement) in collaboration with the state M&E Officers.
  • S/He will conduct timely review and analysis of state level data and provide monthly feedback to the state Technical teams.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must possess a first Degree in Behavioural/Social Sciences, Public Health, Demography, Biostatistics, Statistics or relevant field. A Master’s Degree in Public Health or a related field will be of added advantage.
  • Must have minimum of five (5) years’ experience in the field of HIV prevention for KPs (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID)
  • In-depth knowledge of Global Fund projects, regulations, compliance and reporting requirements is added advantage.
  • Must possess the ability to analyse and interpret both quantitative and qualitative data to inform programming.
  • Must have intermediate knowledge of SPSS or STATA or knowledge of DHIS, MS-Access or other compatible database software will be of added advantage.
  • Must have experience conducting monitoring visits, utilising checklists and other tools, including the ability to develop M&E tools as needed.

Job Title: Finance & Admin Officer
Location:
Taraba
Duration of Contract: 18 months fixed term
Project: Global Fund_HIV- KP

Job Task

  • This position will report to the Finance Officer at the Head Office. The successful candidate will be responsible for reviewing and processing vendor invoices at the state.
  • S/He will review all approved retirements for completeness and accuracy and send schedules to Finance Officer at Head Office.
  • S/He will assist to produce project budget monitoring reports, review common cost journals, assist to prepare quarterly accrual reports, and assist to prepare monthly liquidation reports to Global Fund.
  • S/He will also assist to conduct monthly reconciliation of all project bank accounts and financial transactions.
  • S/He will review all transactions posted into donor project books and make corrections where necessary before they are posted for consolidation.
  • S/He will provide support in a wide range day-to-day office administration activities including assets maintenance, local procurement activities for office consumables and project fleet management.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must possess a first degree (BSc/HND) in Accounting or any related field. ACA and/or Master’s degree is an added advantage.
  • Must possess minimum five (5) years post NYSC working experience
  • Must possess a broad knowledge of accounting software packages like Quickbooks.
  • Must possess excellent planning and organizational skills.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must possess a high level of integrity and responsibility.

Job Title: Program Officer
Location:
Taraba
Duration of Contract: 18 months fixed term
Project: Global Fund_HIV- KP

Job Task

  • This position will report to the Program Manager at the Head Office. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the implementation of prevention services for Key Population (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID) across implementing states.
  • S/He will be responsible for supporting KP-Led CBOs to provide HIV Testing Services including community outreaches using Partner Notification services and other strategies ensuring linkage of HIV positive KPs to designated Facilities and One stop shop in the states for improved treatment outcomes.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must possess first degree in Social or Behavioural & Medical Sciences or related discipline.
  • Possession of Master’s Degree in Public Health or related field would be added advantage.
  • Must have minimum of three (3) years’ experience in the field of HIV prevention for KPs (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID)
  • Demonstrated understanding, experience and competency in working with HIV KP community-led organizations and KP community leaders.
  • Strong technical and programmatic knowledge and experience in prevention activities for KPs, HIV testing and linkage to care.
  • Knowledge of Global Fund projects, regulations, compliance and reporting requirements is added advantage.
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Must possess good relationship management/ advocacy skills.
  • Must possess good report writing, presentation, data interpretation skills.

Job Title: Administration Associate
Location:
Lagos State
Duration of Contract: 18 months fixed term
Project: Global Fund/LSMoF

Job Task

  • This position will report to the Project Manager.
  • The successful candidate will support in the overall management of the office admin operations which includes effective handling of office equipment, assets and maintaining good office ambience.
  • S/He will give support to ensure that the building and facilities are in compliance with health, environmental and safety standards.
  • In addition, s/he will ensure that the reception area is professionally organised and will maintain records of conference room reservations and meetings.
  • The successful candidate will also assist the program team in the state on ticketing, hotel accommodation and travel arrangements.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must possess a B.Sc/HND in Social or Management Sciences.
  • Must possess a minimum of one (1) year post NYSC experience, preferably working in an NGO in a similar capacity. Must have excellent management and organisational skills, must understand and show respect for local customs and culture and must possess excellent multi-tasking and organisational skills.
  • Must possess excellent oral, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must possess appreciable skills in computer knowledge and application.
  • Must possess a high level of integrity.
  • Good personal appearance and disposition.

Job Title: Technical Associate, Clinical Services
Location:
Lagos State
Duration of Contract: 18 months fixed term
Project: Global Fund/LSMoF

Job Task

  • This position will be responsible for ensuring direct provision of Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) services in an integrated service delivery centre in Global Fund (GF) supported local government areas (LGAs).
  • S/He will provide support to the sites at the GF supported LGAs to ensure that patients receive quality care as measured by ART, PMTCT and TB/HIV cascade indicators.
  • S/He will prepare monthly program work plans, participate in planning and coordination of all GF related trainings.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must possess a medical degree (MBBS, MBChB) from a recognized institution
  • Must be a registered medical practitioner with a current practice license from the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN)
  • Must have completed NYSC with experience in the direct provision of Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) services in an integrated community setting.
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills.
  • Advanced knowledge of and experience using MS office packages including Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook among others.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Must possess good relationship management/ advocacy skills.
  • Must possess good report writing, presentation, data interpretation skills.

Job Title: Program Officer
Location:
Abuja
Duration of Contract: 18 months fixed term
Project: Global Fund_HIV- KP

Job Task

  • This position will report to the Program Manager at the Head Office.
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating the implementation prevention services for Key Population (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID) in four (4) states.
  • S/He will track program activities and ensure implementation is carried out according to work plan.
  • S/He will provide technical support to the program team to ensure 100% target achievement according to program design.
  • S/He will support the Program Manager to ensure all deliverables for the project are met

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must possess first degree in Social or Behavioural & Medical Sciences or related discipline.
  • Possession of Master’s Degree in Public Health or related field would be added advantage.
  • Must have minimum of five (5) years’ experience in the field of HIV prevention for KPs (FSW, MSM, TG and PWID)
  • Demonstrated understanding, experience and competency in working with HIV KP community-led organizations and KP community leaders.
  • Strong technical and programmatic knowledge and experience in prevention activities for KPs, HIV testing and linkage to care.
  • Knowledge of Global Fund projects, regulations, compliance and reporting requirements is added advantage.
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Must possess good relationship management/ advocacy skills.
  • Must possess good report writing, presentation, data interpretation skills.


How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

Application Deadline 4th August, 2019.

Note

  • Applicants will be required to attach a CV with a Suitability Statement that states how their skills, knowledge and experience make them suitable, and indicating the person specifications highlighted above for the position.
  • Suitability Statement should not exceed a page and must appear on the first page of the CV, contained in one document.
  • Late applications will not be considered and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

CHECK THIS JOB ALSO :

Ordinary National Diploma (OND) Internship Recruitment at Procter and Gamble, Producer of Pampers, Ariel, Always, Gillette and Oral B

Subscribe to Get Daily News & Job updates

LATEST POST

LATEST JOBS IN NIGERIA

LIKE OUR PAGES TO GET LATEST UPDATES

7,251FansLike
600,234FollowersFollow
363FollowersFollow

 


For Breaking News, or Eye witness report Contact us on: SMS/Whatsapp: +2347033247217 Email: [email protected].com


NOTE :  No Genuine Employer will Request for MONEY from Job Seekers


The views expressed in this article are the Author/writer’s, they do not reflect the views of EJES GIST NEWS. Please report any fake news or defamatory statements to [email protected]

TOP TRENDING POST

MOST POPULAR JOBS

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.