Breakthrough Action Nigeria Job Recruitment Form & How To Apply

Breakthrough Action Nigeria Job Recruitment Form & How To Apply

Application form for Breakthrough Action Nigeria Job Recruitment is now out online for young graduates that are currently unemployed, see details about how to apply below.

Breakthrough Action Nigeria is a new five-year, USAID-funded project. The goal of Breakthrough ACTION/Nigeria is to increase the practice of 17 priority individual and household level behaviors and five provider targeted behaviors in the areas of malaria; maternal, newborn, child health and nutrition; family planning and reproductive health (RH); and tuberculosis, while increasing the capacity of national and sub-national entities to coordinate and oversee quality SBC programming. Implementations will vary by health area across eleven states.

 

Breakthrough Action Nigeria is now using this medium to invite competent and qualified young graduates that are currently unemployed to fill the vacant job position below;

1.) Community Capacity Assistant
2.) Community Capacity Team Lead
3.) Community Capacity Officer

 

1. Job Title: Community Capacity Assistant

Job Ref.: 190000QZ
Locations: Bauchi, Kebbi and Sokoto
Employee Status: Fixed Term

 

Skills & Experience
Essential:

  • Level of Education – First degree BSc/BA/HND in Communications, Journalism, Social Work, Psychology, Health, or related Social Science field
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working with donor-funded projects in related tasks
  • Prior work experience in community engagement in Northern Nigeria.
  • Working Knowledge of MS Office Packages and database softwares and applications
  • Well-organized, with ability to track multiple activities and deadlines
  • Ability to work successfully in a cross-cultural, team-based environment
  • Fluent English language skills (written and verbal).
  • Fluent English language skills (written and verbal).
  • Local language skills especially Hausa
  • Commitment to the values, mission, aims and policies of Save the Children.

Desirable:

  • Experience in training.

Application Closing Date
10th April, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

 

2. Job Title: Community Capacity Team Lead

Job ID: 190000Q4
Location: Abuja
Employee Status: Fixed TeTerm

 

Qualifications and Experience

  • At least a Master’s degree in Communications, Public Health, Social Sciences or other related fields.
  • At least 10 years of experience in health communication, public health promotion, health or behavioural science, or related field and demonstrated experience in management of community-based teams.
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities and experience in community capacity strengthening and mobilization and working with Ward Development Committees and/or other community structures in northern Nigeria
  • Experience with SBC strategy and materials development, especially in MNCH and/or nutrition.
  • Recognized expertise in the application of participatory tools and approaches in the context of MNCH and adult learning
  • Proven experience in training staff and community members and strong knowledge of community capacity building for team members, government and community counterparts
  • Familiarity and understanding of USAID policies and procedures (highly preferred), or those of other donors, donor-funded projects, community-based projects, or corporate social responsibility projects.
  • Proven abilities to set priorities, to multi-task, and to work collaboratively across technical disciplines.
  • Possess outstanding professional reputation and have strong demonstrated interpersonal, written, and oral presentation skills.
  • Willingness to travel within the country as needed.
  • Good understanding of the health system and policy processes; health sector programs and significant players in the MNCH+N field in Nigeria.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills and an ability to motivate staff.
  • Proven ability to manage a complex and demanding workload
  • Highly developed cultural awareness and ability to work well in an international environment with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures
  • Strong results orientation, with the ability to challenge existing mind-sets
  • Excellent spoken and written English
  • Hausa language speaker strongly preferred
  • Good computer skills (particularly Word, Excel and database)

Application Closing Date
8th April, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

 

3. Job Title: Community Capacity Officer

Job ID: 190000Q5
Location: Abuja
Employee Status: Fixed Term

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (Masters degree preferable) in Public Health, Social Science or related field with three years extensive experiences in community mobilization in the areas of MNCH
  • Experience and familiarity with participatory approaches and tools for trainings and program implementation at community level
  • Commitment to working with marginalized and disadvantaged group of people, remote areas
  • Experience in communications and health governance and social accountability
  • Knowledge of the community health system of government
  • Fluent spoken and written English and local language
  • Proven experience delivering training and capacity building in behavior change communication in MNCH and health governance
  • Excellent report writing and data analysis skills
  • Computer skills on MS Word, Excel, Power Point
  • Effective communication skills, both in written and verbal forms in order to establish effective relationships with a wide range of audiences, including at a geographical distance
  • Ability to think and act fast
  • High flexibility
  • Strong sense of urgency and work ethic.
  • Can tolerate working under ambiguous circumstances and sometimes difficult situations
  • Understands and believes in Save the Children’s mission and vision; commits to its objectives and willing to adopt Save the Children’s methodology and framework.

Application Closing Date
8th April, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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