APIN Public Health Initiatives Job Recruitment 2020

APIN Public Health Initiatives Job Recruitment 2020 – APIN Public Health Initiatives seek to recruit qualified persons to fill critical positions necessary for programme implementation. APIN offer professionals opportunities for career advancement, a good working environment, and competitive remuneration. apin.org.ng are seeking qualified and suitable candidates to assume some vacant positions:

 

  1. Technical Officer – Clinical Services
  2. Technical Associate – Clinical Services
  3. Program Officer (OVC) – Community Services
  4. Senior Program Associate – Prevention & Community Services
  5. Program Associate – Prevention & Community Services
  6. Technical Associate, Laboratory Services
  7. Assistant Technical Officer – Laboratory Services
  8. Technical Associate – Pharmacy & Supply Chain)
  9. Technical Officer, Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E)
  10. Technical Officer, Health Informatics (HI)
  11. Assistant Technical Officer – Health Informatics (HI)
  12. Technical Associate – Health Informatics (HI)
  13. Technical Associate – Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E)
  14. Senior Technical Officer, Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E)
  15. Technical Officer, Health Informatics (HI)
  16. Manager, Communications & Media Relations
  17. Information Technology Associate
  18. Senior Associate, Grant Management

 

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

 

APIN Public Health Initiatives Exciting Job Vacancies Requirements

 

1. Technical Officer – Clinical Services

 

Locations:

Abuja/TO300

Plateau/TO301

 

The job holder will work with the Associate Director of Clinical Services to maintain a high level of expertise and innovation in the delivery of pediatric and adult antiretroviral therapy (ART) services. S/He will provide support in the implementation of TB/HIV activities to address TB disease among PLHIV.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

Must possess a medical degree (MBBS, MB ChB) from a recognized institution.

Possession of a 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 a minimum of six (6) years’ post-qualification experience and minimum three (3) relevant years’ experience in supervising and coordinating the provision of ART services.

 

2. Technical Associate – Clinical Services

 

Locations:

Ogun/TA302

Osun/TA303

Oyo/TA304

Plateau/TA305

Benue/TA306

 

The job holder will work with the Technical Lead in the State to provide technical and programmatic support to sites in delivering and monitoring high-quality HIV/AIDS services in the areas of ART, PMTCT, HIV/TB and other services in line with the national guidelines and international best practices.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

Must possess a medical degree (MBBS or equivalent) from a recognized institution.

Minimum of 1-year cognate experience in HIV clinical/program management.

Possession of experience in TB, MNCH, RH and malaria programs would be an advantage

 

3. Program Officer (OVC) – Community Services

 

Location: Benue/POCS400

 

The successful candidate will work with the State Team Lead to provide technical and programmatic support to drive Orphans & Vulnerable Children (OVC) and other Community Services intervention in close working relationship with stakeholders; CSOs, supported health facilities, relevant government agencies and network of PLHIV, in the implementation of community-based programs namely; HIV care and support and OVC programs with gender mainstreaming.

 

Qualifications and Experience

Must possess a first degree in Sciences or Social Sciences. A Master’s degree in a relevant field will be an added advantage.

Must possess a minimum of 8 years cognate experience in an NGO or donor-funded environment with expertise in the design, implementation, and monitoring of HIV Care & Support and OVC programs

 

4. Senior Program Associate – Prevention & Community Services

 

Locations:

Benue/SPA401

Ogun/SPA402

 

The successful candidate will assist in providing technical and programmatic support as well as work closely with the Programs Officer to drive HIV prevention and Community-based programs (including OVC) in the Prevention & Community directorate in a close working relationship with stakeholders; CSOs, supported health facilities, relevant government agencies, and network of PLHIV.

 

Qualifications and Experience

Must possess a first degree in Sciences or Social Sciences.

Minimum of four (4) years cognate experience in an NGO or donor-funded environment with expertise in the design, implementation, and monitoring of HIV Prevention, Care & Support program (including OVC).

 

5. Program Associate – Prevention & Community Services

 

Locations:

Benue/PA403

Osun/PA404

Ekiti/PA405

 

This position will assist in providing technical and programmatic support closely with the State Team Lead, to drive community-based programs (including OVC) in the Prevention & Community directorate in a close working relationship with stakeholders; CSOs, supported health facilities, relevant government agencies and network of PLHIVs, in the implementation of community-based programs (including OVC).

 

Qualifications and Experience

Must possess a minimum of first degree in Sciences or Social Sciences.

Must possess a minimum of 3 years cognate experience in an NGO or donor-funded environment with expertise in the design, implementation, and monitoring of HIV Prevention, Care & Support program (including OVC)

 

6. Technical Associate, Laboratory Services

 

Location: Abuja/PA600

 

The successful person will provide support in the delivery of quality laboratory services that supports the implementation of the Comprehensive HIV Care and Treatment program in supported facilities at the focus States. S/He will work with all relevant stakeholders to ensure the delivery of quality services in line with national guidelines and protocols and international best practices.

 

Qualifications and Experience

Must possess a degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences or its equivalent

Possession of relevant experience in managing laboratory programs in support of comprehensive HIV Care and Treatment will be an advantage.

 

7. Assistant Technical Officer – Laboratory Services

 

Locations:

Abuja/APO601

Ogun/APO602

Ondo/APO603

Benue/APO604

 

The successful person will provide support in the delivery of quality laboratory services that supports the implementation of the Comprehensive HIV Care and Treatment program in supported facilities at the focus States. S/He will work with all relevant stakeholders to ensure the delivery of quality services in line with national guidelines and protocols and international best practices.

 

Qualifications and Experience

Must possess a degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences or its equivalent

Minimum of three to five (3-5) years experience in oversight clinical laboratory services to support comprehensive HIV Care and Treatment program at the granular level.

 

8. Technical Associate – Pharmacy & Supply Chain)

 

Locations:

Ondo/PSC700

Plateau/PSC701

 

The successful candidate will support all clinical pharmacy and supply chain management activities of the program in the designated location. S/He will be responsible for the delivery of quality antiretroviral therapy (ART) services, through ensuring an efficient supply of medicines and delivering client-oriented services to promote appropriate use.

 

Qualifications and Experience

Must possess a university degree in degree (Bachelor of Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Services/Doctor of Pharmacy) from a recognized institution.

Possession of a Master’s Degree in Public Health or related field would be added advantage.

Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in public health programs, with a focus on HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment.

 

APIN Public Health Initiatives Job Recruitment 2020

 

9. Technical Officer, Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E)

 

Locations:

Benue/TOME800

Oyo/TOME801

Ondo/TOME802

 

The candidate will contribute to program monitoring and evaluation (M&E) support for the implementation of robust monitoring and evaluation systems in the State. S/He will provide support/guidance to state teams on program/project monitoring and evaluation and on US Government and Government of Nigeria reporting requirements

 

Qualifications and Experience:

Must possess a degree in Medical Sciences (MBBS/B. Pharm.), Behavioural/Social Sciences, Public Health, Demography, Biostatistics, Statistics, or relevant field. Master’s degree in Public Health (MPH) will be an advantage.

Must have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in the field of HIV/AIDS care and relevant experience supporting the implementation of M&E systems, planning, and executing program evaluation.

 

10. Technical Officer, Health Informatics (HI)

 

Locations:

Benue/TOHI802

Plateau/TOHI803

 

The successful candidate will take the lead in setting up and maintenance of electronic medical records systems and other digital solutions at new and existing sites within the state. S/He will support daily quality data collection, entry, and management using new/existing database management systems and ensure weekly reporting of accurate and complete HIV program services data in the NDR.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

Must possess a first degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or relevant field.

Must have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in information technology, including data collection, entry, and analysis, database designing, and management.

Must have advanced knowledge of SQL, Python, MYSQL, or other compatible database software like OPENSOURCE applications.

 

11. Assistant Technical Officer – Health Informatics (HI)

 

Locations:

Ekiti/ATOHI804

Ondo/ATOHI805

 

The successful candidate will support the maintenance of existing database platforms and develop new ones to meet new donor data reporting requirements. S/He will support the design of new database utilities on the platform in response to programme needs.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

Must possess a first degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or relevant field.

Must have a minimum of four (4) years’ experience in information technology, including data collection, entry and analysis, database designing, and management.

Must have advanced knowledge of Open MRS, DHIS, MS-Access, or other compatible database software.

 

12. Technical Associate – Health Informatics (HI)

 

Location: Ogun/TAHI806

 

The successful candidate will provide hands-on support to the management of the program’s database at the facility and LGA level in conjunction with the Technical Officer – Database Management.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

Must possess a first degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or relevant field

Must have a minimum of three (3) years’ experience in information technology, including data collection, entry, and analysis.

Must possess knowledge of the nature of HIV/AIDS data as well as data management policies and procedures

 

13. Technical Associate – Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E)

 

Locations:

Abuja/TAME807

Ogun/TAME808

Oyo/TAME809

Plateau/TAME810

 

The desired candidates will work with the states M&E team to support the implementation of robust monitoring and evaluation systems in the state. S/He will be responsible for collating the program data at the LGA level and ensuring quality data reports for the program in the state.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

Must possess a first degree in Medicine, Pharmacy, Behavioural/Social Sciences, Public Health, Demography, Biostatistics, Statistics, or relevant field.

Must have a minimum of three (3) years’ experience in the field of HIV prevention.

Must have intermediate knowledge of SPSS or STATA or knowledge of DHIS, MS-Access or other compatible database software will be of added advantage.

 

14. Senior Technical Officer, Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E)

 

Location: Abuja/STOME811

 

The desired candidate will be a member of the Strategic Information team and will oversee the program monitoring and evaluation (M&E) support for the implementation of robust monitoring and evaluation systems in all sites across all States and regions.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

Must possess a degree in Medical Sciences (MBBS/B.Pharm.), Behavioural/Social Sciences, Public Health, Demography, Biostatistics, Statistics, or relevant field. Master’s degree in Public Health (MPH) will be an advantage.

Must have a minimum of nine (9) years’ experience in the field of HIV/AIDS care and relevant experience supporting the implementation of M&E systems, planning and executing program evaluation

 

15. Technical Officer, Health Informatics (HI)

 

Location: Abuja /TOHI812

 

The successful candidate will take the lead in setting up and maintenance of electronic medical records systems and other digital solutions at new and existing sites within the state. S/He will support daily quality data collection, entry, and management using new/existing database management systems and ensure weekly reporting of accurate and complete HIV program services data in the NDR.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

Must possess a first degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or relevant field.

Must have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in information technology, including data collection, entry, and analysis, database designing, and management.

Must have advanced knowledge of SQL, Python, MYSQL or other compatible database software like OPENSOURCE applications

 

16. Manager, Communications & Media Relations

 

Location: Abuja/CMR200

 

This position will be responsible for the leadership of all demand creation and communication activities across programmes. S/He will be the liaison and focal person for the organization and responsible for interacting with government counterparts for media relations and dissemination of organization’s achievements in media-friendly format. This person oversees all planning for news conferences, including selecting the site for an event, arranging for banners and other graphics to be displayed at the event, preparing packets of information to distribute to the media and preparing executives to speak at news conferences.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

Must possess a first degree in Mass Communication/English/Linguistics/Public Relations or related discipline.

Must have a minimum of eight (8) years’ cognate experience in Communications and Media or Public.

Supervise the administration of the organization’s social media platforms-Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, Twitter, website, etc

 

17. Information Technology Associate

 

Locations:

Benue/ITA900

Oyo/ITA901

 

The candidate provides day-to-day operational management of the IT infrastructure; provide a wide range of IT support services to users at the central and site offices by supervising the helpdesk and ensure continued functionality of all IT systems.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

A first degree or HND in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical & Electronic Engineering or any other related field; relevant professional certification(s) – Cisco CCNA, Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) or CompTIA certification is required.

A minimum of 2 years’ experience in the IT function of a standard organisation, preferably in an international NGO

 

18. Senior Associate, Grant Management

 

Location: Abuja/GM300

 

The successful candidate will support the Grants Administration/Compliance department in writing, developing, monitoring, and implementing grant proposals. S/He will support the Grants Manager to facilitate grant efforts, including grant approval process and post-award compliance. Ensures timelines are met in all grants activities.

 

Qualifications and Experience:

Must possess a first degree in Law (LLB; BL) from a recognized institution.

Must possess a minimum of 4 years’ experience in Grants Management.

 

Mode of Application for APIN Public Health Initiatives Job Recruitment 2020:

Qualified applicants should please send their applications to this dedicated email: vacantposits@gmail.com

 

Applicants will be required to attach a CV with a Suitability Statement that states how their skills, knowledge, and experience make them suitable and indicate the Job Reference Code & location as the subject of the email.

 

The Suitability Statement should not exceed a page and must appear on the first page of the CV, contained in one document.

 

The job reference code is an important requirement and any application not in line with this instruction will not be considered.

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