Huge Recruitment on the Administration Sciences for Well being

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The Administration Sciences for Well being (MSH), a worldwide well being nonprofit group, makes use of confirmed approaches developed over 40 years to assist leaders, well being managers, and communities in growing nations construct stronger well being methods for larger well being affect. We work to avoid wasting lives by closing the hole between data and motion in public well being.

We’re recruiting to fill the place beneath:

 

 

Job Title: Guide to Conduct Monetary Administration Capability Enchancment Coaching for RSSH Grant Sub Recipients (SRs)

Reference No.: 13 11116
Location: Abuja

Job Overview
Administration Sciences for Well being (MSH) is Principal Recipient (PR) for the World Fund (GF) Nigeria Resilient and Sustainable Methods for Well being (RSSH) grant. The RSSH grant commenced implementation in April 2019 and is designed to strengthen the Nigerian well being system throughout the HIV, TB and malaria areas via December 2020. The venture is concentrated on addressing well being system-wide constraints and pushed by the popularity that sturdy well being methods are wanted to fight the general public well being threats posed by HIV, TB and Malaria.

To make sure domesticated implementation and sustainability of the RSSH grant, MSH as PR, works with three (Three) authorities of Nigeria entities as Sub-recipients (SR).  They embrace the Division of Well being Planning, Analysis and Statistics (DHPRS), Nigeria Middle for Illness Management (NCDC) and the Nationwide Product Provide Chain Administration Program (NPSCMP). As a part of the grant making course of, the PR performed a capability evaluation to determine the capability of every of the SRs utilizing a systemic software. Capability enchancment actions have been developed to handle capability gaps recognized from the evaluation. together with a Monetary Administration Coaching. MSH is searching for the service of a professional Monetary Administration knowledgeable to ship a Three-day monetary administration coaching.

Goal of Coaching:

  • The target is to supply well-tailored monetary administration coaching utilizing Worldwide finest finance practices to strengthen, construct a strong and resilient monetary administration and compliance methods to handle grants and adjust to GF fiscal necessities.
  • Additionally guarantee the right use of worldwide public sector accounting commonplace (IPSAS) by each Accounts and Audit workers.
  • A most of 10 individuals would attend the monetary administration capability enchancment coaching.

Scope of Work
The monetary administration coaching would cowl the next subjects amongst others:

  • Idea and Rules of monetary administration
  • Monetary administration Roles and Obligations
  • Monetary Planning
  • Supply paperwork and books of accounts
  • Monetary Monitoring and Reporting
  • Overview of IPSAS Accrual Accounting and Reporting
  • Inside Management Methods
  • Preventing Fraud, Corruption and Bribery
  • Monetary Administration Greatest Practices:
  • Procurement of products and companies
  • Safeguarding Property
  • Accounting for Advances
  • International Forex alternate
  • Oblique value restoration and allocation
  • Payroll and statutory deductions
  • Danger administration important
  • Monetary Administration Instruments

Deliverables:

  • Submit a Three-day coaching agenda to be authorized by MSH previous to graduation of coaching.
  • Develop the coaching supplies for every matter.
  • Previous to the graduation of the coaching, submit copies of all shows and coaching aids to be made obtainable to the trainees.
  • Conduct pre and post-tests.
  • Submit course analysis types acquired from individuals to MSH.
  • Submit the ultimate report of the coaching together with pre and post-test evaluation of efficiency of individuals.

Period of Coaching:

  • A Three-day coaching to be held in June 2020.

Necessities

  • A level in finance or accounting, with skilled certification(s) in Accounting.
  • No less than 10 years’ expertise in monetary administration. World Fund venture expertise is an added benefit.
  • Expertise coaching design and implementation.
  • Demonstrated expertise and success in delivering comparable trainings. Wonderful inter-personal communication expertise together with expertise of facilitation of trainings and shows.

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Job Title: Guide: Guide to Conduct Capability Enchancment Coaching on Inside Audit Procedures and Greatest Practices

Reference No.: 13 11117
Location: Abuja

Job Overview
Administration Sciences for Well being (MSH) is Principal Recipient (PR) for the World Fund (GF) Nigeria Resilient and Sustainable Methods for Well being (RSSH) grant. The RSSH grant commenced implementation in April 2019 and is designed to strengthen the Nigerian well being system throughout the HIV, TB and malaria areas via December 2020. The venture is concentrated on addressing well being system-wide constraints and pushed by the popularity that sturdy well being methods are wanted to fight the general public well being threats posed by HIV, TB and malaria. To make sure domesticated implementation and sustainability of the RSSH grant, MSH as PR, works with three (Three) authorities of Nigeria entities as Sub-recipients (SR).  They embrace the Division of Well being Planning, Analysis and Statistics (DHPRS), Nigeria Middle for Illness Management (NCDC) and the Nationwide Product Provide Chain Administration Program (NPSCMP). As a part of the grant making course of, the PR performed a capability evaluation to determine the capability of every of the SRs utilizing a systemic software. Capability enchancment actions have been developed to handle capability gaps recognized from the evaluation. together with Inside Audit procedures and Greatest practices Coaching. MSH is searching for the service of a professional Accountant and audit practising knowledgeable to ship a 2-day coaching on Inside Audit procedures and finest practices.

Goal of Coaching:

  • The target of this coaching is to supply well-tailored audit coaching to strengthening the Inside Audit System on inside management & compliance and creating consciousness on GF OIG Processes.
  • A most of 10 individuals would attend the interior audit capability enchancment coaching.

Scope of Work
The inner audit coaching would cowl the next subjects amongst others:

  • Definition Framework for public sector-auditing
  • Goals of inside audit
  • Rules and procedures of inside auditing
  • Scope and features of inside audit
  • Auditor roles and duties
  • Interpersonal expertise and private behaviors of an auditor
  • The necessities of efficient inside audit
  • Audit program and implementation of the audit
  • Audit course of planning, implementation, reporting and follow-up
  • Relationship between inside audit and exterior audit Reliance of exterior auditor on the work of inside auditor
  • Find out how to conduct efficient opening and shutting conferences
  • Making ready and distributing an audit report
  • Inside Audit guidelines
  • Observe up audit
  • World Fund OIG Processes

Deliverables:

  • Submit a 2-day coaching agenda to be authorized by MSH previous to graduation of coaching.
  • Develop the coaching supplies for every matter
  • Previous to the graduation of the coaching, submit copy of all shows and coaching aids to be made obtainable to the trainees.
  • Conduct pre and post-tests.
  • Submit course analysis types acquired from individuals to MSH.
  • Submit the ultimate report of the coaching together with pre and post-test evaluation of efficiency of individuals.

Period of Coaching:

  • A 2-day coaching to be held in June 2020.

Necessities

  • A level in finance or accounting, with skilled certification(s) in Accounting.
  • No less than 5-7 years’ expertise in auditing and/or audit practices. World Fund venture expertise is an added benefit.
  • Expertise coaching design and implementation.
  • Demonstrated expertise and success in delivering comparable trainings.
  • Wonderful inter-personal communication expertise together with expertise of facilitation of trainings/workshops and shows

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Job Title: Finance Intern I

Ref No: 13-11010
Location: Abuja
Job Kind: Full time

Particulars

  • The Finance Intern will help in offering Finance assist and coordinating programmatic info for the World Fund Malaria venture actions. He or she will help the Finance staff for making certain that any cash expended within the subject is completed in accordance with Usually Accepted Accounting Rules, MSH coverage, and any value rules imposed by the donor company. The Intern would pay attention to, and adheres to, MSH’s procurement integrity requirements in all actions.

Duties

  • Put together fee vouchers
  • Course of fee of bills, together with per diem and transport to individuals throughout actions within the subject
  • Preserve accounting recordsdata
  • Help logistic for travels and actions
  • Observe and following up on excellent advances and guarantee well timed reconciliation.
  • Every day filling of vouchers
  • Help in gathering /photocopying of documentations for month-to-month fee of volunteers
  • Help in offering assist throughout seminars, workshops, and many others.
  • Help in making certain routine servicing of apparatus as and when due and retaining upkeep log
  • Help in periodic verification of bodily stock
  • He/She additionally assist companies reminiscent of spiral binding and photocopying
  • Make sure the workplace facility is correctly maintained for good work surroundings
  • Some other monetary duties as assigned by the supervisor

Necessities

  • College Diploma/HND in Accounting or equal certification.
  • Minimal of 1 12 months expertise in a finance place
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Workplace applications, particularly Excel spreadsheets, or comparable software program and primary accounting software program (i.e. QuickBooks)
  • Skill to multitask and stand up to stress

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Job Title: Malaria Prognosis Exterior High quality Assurance (EQA) Guide

 

Ref No: R255
Areas: Akwa Ibom & Oyo
Job Kind: Half Time

Background

  • The US President’s Malaria Initiative for States (PMI-S) venture is a five-year USAID flagship malaria venture managed by Administration Sciences for Well being (MSH) with consortium companions Thinkwell, Banyan World and the Nigeria Interfaith Motion Affiliation (NIFAA). The venture helps the Authorities of Nigeria via its companies on the federal, state, native authorities areas (LGA) and group ranges to cut back under-five and maternal mortality by delivering high quality companies for the prevention and administration of malaria and its issues.
  • The goals of TO 03 are to: (i) Enhance the standard of and entry to complete malaria case administration companies, together with improved accuracy of malaria testing via a purposeful diagnostic high quality assurance system (ii) Enhance knowledge high quality, interpretation and use; (iii) Enhance drug-based prevention and remedy approaches (primarily intermittent preventive remedy of malaria in being pregnant); and (iv) Strengthen present well being methods and enhance State Malaria Elimination Program (SMEP) administration.

Consultancy Overview:

  • One of many goals of the PMI-S venture is to enhance the standard of malaria case administration companies by bettering the accuracy of malaria testing via a purposeful diagnostic high quality assurance and high quality management (QA/QC) system. Malaria analysis high quality assurance are to make sure that well being care professionals and sufferers have full confidence within the laboratory consequence and the diagnostic outcomes profit the affected person and the group.
  • PMI-S, in collaboration with SMEP and Hospitals Administration Board (HMB), plan to conduct malaria analysis EQA in Oyo and Akwa Ibom states. We’re searching for to interact two technical consultants to assist implementation of the EQA actions (one per state). The important thing results of this consultancy is institution of state EQA staff with capability to undertake QA/QC actions with minimal or no exterior assist.

Consultancy Duties:

  • Process 1: Help the SMEP/SMOH to undertake a baseline evaluation of present state EQA capability to implement QA/QC actions. The evaluation will embrace an inventory and compilation of a database of all beforehand skilled EQA staff members within the states, their proficiency ranges, and date of earlier coaching; capability wants for the state EQA heart to supply supplies and coaching for human sources in implementation of QA/QC actions.
  • Process 2: Orient the state EQA staff on the nationwide high quality assurance (QA) instruments and pointers for conducting malaria analysis high quality assurance exercise for each microscopy and mRDT.
  • Process Three: Present technical help to state QA staff on slide validation utilizing Nationwide commonplace working process (SOPs), subject high quality management of mRDT utilizing optimistic management wells, on-site go to and assist for evaluate conferences to handle technical and operational challenges affecting supply of high quality malaria analysis companies at main well being care amenities and hospitals.
  • Process four: Present TA to the SMEP/SMOH to represent a state EQA staff with clear TOR, determine skilled workers which can be proficient in conducting QA exercise and advocate them as potential facilitators for QA/QC actions, together with coaching, within the state.
  • Process 5: Help states to develop schedule for laboratory supervision and mentoring of laboratory scientists to enhance proficiency in malaria microscopy.
  • Process 6: Constructed capability of state QA groups on preparation of complete report of QA actions.
  • Process 7: Conduct debriefing assembly with State Ministry of well being, SMEP, Hospital Administration Board and different related stakeholders in every state to handle points and challenges affecting the EQA exercise and advocate for state authorities assist.
  • Process eight: Present TA to the SMOH/SMEP to develop and implement plan for establishing a state malaria EQA heart. The plan will embrace human sources, infrastructure and house, gear, furnishings, reagents and provides, SOPs, processes and procedures.

Deliverables:

  • Baseline Capability report.
  • Database of human sources.
  • State EQA staff, previous and new, after reconstitution.
  • Plan for establishing EQA heart.
  • QA/QC experiences from website visits.
  • EQA heart established.

Desired Expertise and

  • A Bachelor’s diploma and a Postgraduate diploma in related occupation reminiscent of Medical Laboratory Science, Medical Parasitology, Medical Microbiology and Public Well being.
  • The candidate should possess not less than 5-6 years skilled expertise in malaria management programming associated to analysis and case administration.
  • Have to be registered with the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN); and with WHO certification in Malaria Microscopy as an added benefit.
  • Technical experience in supporting malaria analysis high quality assurance methods on the federal and state ranges in Nigeria, in collaboration with State Malaria Elimination Packages and implementing companions.
  • Demonstrated expertise working with states on growing and implementing capability constructing processes together with mentoring.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Workplace packages.

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Job Title: Case Administration / MIP Officer

Ref No: 13-11088
Areas: Zamfara, Plateau, Nasarawa, Benue
Job Kind: Full time

Job Particulars

  • PMI-S is a five-year PMI/USAID flagship malaria venture carried out via a consortium led by MSH.
  • The venture is supporting the Authorities of Nigeria via its companies on the federal, state, LGA and group ranges to cut back under-five and maternal mortality by delivering high quality companies for administration of malaria, its issues, and prevention.
  • PMI-S venture focuses on strengthening the capability of the Nationwide Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP) for the implementation of the Nationwide Malaria Strategic Plan 2014-2020.   PMI-S will goal eight states of Nigeria, particularly: Akwa Ibom, Benue, Cross-River, Ebonyi, Nassarawa, Oyo, Plateau and Zamfara.
  • The Case Administration/MIP Officer might be supervised by and report back to the State Technical Malaria Lead.
  • The Case Administration/MIP Officer’s duties will embrace making certain the supply of up to date nationwide insurance policies and strategic paperwork to SMEPs, LGAs, and well being amenities; offering TA to SMEP to enhance malaria case administration together with diagnostic, and MIP with deal with IPTp at well being amenities; coordinating with SMEP to make sure deliberate trainings happen as deliberate, and adopted up trainings performed; supporting the planning of and taking part in ISS, and making certain the coordination of malaria case administration and MIP/IPTp actions inside SMEP and with companions.

Obligations

  • Interact the State Malaria Elimination Program, SMOH, SPHCDA, and related companions to undertake/adapt the newest nationwide malaria case administration and MIP coverage (particularly for IPTp), pointers and techniques
  • In collaboration with the State Technical Malaria Lead (STML), present malaria technical experience within the improvement and monitoring of the state malaria annual work plan (AOP).
  • Work with the STML to construct capability of State Malaria Elimination Program (SMEP), well being suppliers at supported well being amenities and in the neighborhood in provision of high quality malaria case administration and MIP companies, particularly for IPTp.
  • Present TA to the SMEP and SMOH within the implementation of a High quality of Care pointers for malaria companies on the state degree, High quality Assurance of diagnostic testing, and linkages of optimistic malaria instances to remedy for each uncomplicated and extreme malaria instances.
  • Present TA to the SMEP and SMOH on efficient engagement of public well being service suppliers, and compliance with case administration and MIP/IPTp nationwide pointers
  • Collaborate with different PMI-S state venture staff to assist roll out of malaria coverage pointers, SOPs and Job aids to well being staff in private and non-private well being amenities via steady skilled improvement (CPD) programmes.
  • Contribute to preparation of venture experiences, documentation of fine practices, technical publications, and success tales.
  • Contribute to visibility of PMI for States Venture work via progressive presentation of venture approaches and outcomes at state, federal and worldwide ranges.
  • Work with the SME staff to observe and analyze total state knowledge, notably malaria case administration, and IPTP knowledge.

Necessities

  • A primary Diploma in a well being subject, ideally in nursing or drugs and a Grasp’s diploma in Public Well being, Public Administration, Administration associated self-discipline, or equal coaching.
  • No less than 5 years’ expertise in well being program administration in growing nations, three of which must be in offering scientific companies at well being amenities; and not less than 2 years’ expertise offering TA to well being amenities on malaria case administration and MIP/IPTp, in response to newest nationwide/WHO remedy pointers.
  • Earlier expertise working with MAPS or SuNMaP1 might be a bonus.
  • Demonstrated capability to collaborate with State Well being departments, SPHCDA, companions supporting SMOH, and LGAs to realize outcomes.
  • Expertise with MIP/IPTp interventions, and familiarity with MIP/IPTp nationwide pointers, and techniques.
  • Confirmed programmatic, technical and managerial experience in offering TA to well being staff to strengthen their technical, administration and/or management capability, methods and processes, and sustainability potential.
  • Robust interpersonal communication and organizational expertise.
  • Laptop expertise: Home windows functions for phrase processing and spreadsheet software program.
  • Good written expertise to handle venture communications and disseminate venture info are required.
  • Demonstrated strategic agility, diplomacy, battle administration, and staff constructing expertise, to make sure inside coherence amongst various staff members and sub-partners, in addition to exterior relations with the State Ministry of Well being, civil society, non-public sector and different stakeholders.

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Job Title: Senior Grant Specialist

Job ID: 13-11017
Location: Abuja

Job Puspose

  • The aim of the Senior Grants Officer / Supervisor is to help the DFA to handle and coordinate MSH Nigeria’s advanced grants portfolio lending to a wide range of Non-governmental organizations, religion primarily based organizations, and group primarily based organizations as a way to strengthen well being methods and enhance well being service supply all through Nigeria.
  • Work intently with the supervisor to determine and comply with a clear grant course of, and develop instruments to implement the method, assuring that sound practices are utilized at each stage of the grant course of from pointers to closeout.

Basic Obligations

  • Reporting On to Director of finance and Operation; Answerable for administration of the grant Cycle from solicitation, analysis and choice, accountability willpower, Grant settlement and award, monitoring implementation and closeout
  • Draft solicitations, doc subrecipient supply choice and grant mechanism to be adopted. Problem Request for Software (RFA) Expression of curiosity (EOI) and many others
  • Analysis- Coordinate the analysis of utility, and put together an extended checklist of proposed grantees for technical staff evaluate in keeping with the grant guide, collate evaluations scores doc and put together analysis abstract memo
  • Duty Willpower- Conduct Pre awards evaluation, survey and due diligence checks for brand new companions, administer numerous evaluation instruments, collate experiences and develop particular circumstances for grant award as relevant
  • Grant Award and Settlement- Develop and finalize grant settlement for all grantees and perform modifications as relevant
  • Liaising with the technical staff facilitate grant begin up / inception workshop for grantees, Put together coaching periods and conduct workshops in grants administration , monetary obligations, reporting administration for grantees as mandatory.
  • Capability constructing of staff members.
  • Make sure that methods are in place in nation to make sure that grants operations are managed and workers act in full compliance with native legal guidelines, adhere to contract / award and donor necessities, and adjust to MSH insurance policies and commonplace working procedures.
  • Make sure that applicable workers members are conscious of and perceive legal guidelines, contract / award, donor necessities, and MSH insurance policies and procedures.
  • Making certain funds are requested workplace as at when due, guarantee grantee request for funds are disbursed promptly in keeping with grant mechanism. Guarantee month-to-month deadlines are met
  • Develop monitoring and mitigation plan and monitoring sheets for grantees
  • Perform on website supervisory visits quarterly to grantees, and develop and comply with up on assist plan
  • Make sure that all venture experiences are developed and submitted inside the timelines specified within the Grant Settlement
  • Documenting monitoring steps carried out, the processes reviewed, and the results of the testing and opinions, Documenting space of weak point, really useful motion, timelines for implementation and technical assist required from the donor and get it signed off by each events
  • Shut Out: Shut out all grants and situation shut out letters   Monetary Report Evaluate
  • Evaluate grantee monetary report and course of for disbursement; perform finance refresher coaching for grantees finance workers Compliance Administration
  • Present on-going steering for technical workers on laws
  • Monitor grantee to make sure compliance with USAID regulation
  • Populate grant recordsdata and guarantee they’re up to date each in onerous and digital copies
  • Carryout grantees monetary evaluation, monitoring and monetary assist
  • Work with the sub-recipients in assembly their Particular award circumstances as relevant   Audit and Analysis
  • Help with the Inside and exterior audit preparations together with placing collectively related documentation on grants
  • Coordinate all grants audits and guarantee full implementation of suggestions
  • Observe up on audit points and supply applicable response with assist from Finance and director of operation

Required Minimal Training

  • Should have not less than Grasp’s diploma in Enterprise Administration / Finance / Accounting.

Required Minimal Expertise

  • No less than 7 years’ related and progressive expertise engaged on a USAID funded venture.
  • Three years managerial expertise.
  • Superior analytical skills consequence oriented nature and staff working capabilities.
  • Exhibit logic and sound monetary “practices”.
  • Understands the principals of satisfactory documentation and of audit, and efficiency mandatory to make sure audit compliance.

Information and Abilities:

  • Superior written and verbal proficiency in English together with enterprise terminology.
  • Self-motivated, passionate, need to study and contribute adequately
  • Skill to concentrate to particulars
  • Skill to complete tasks on time

Competencies:

  • Organizational Growth
  • Moral Practices
  • Publish-award Grant Administration
  • Relationships
  • Professionalism

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Job Title: Medical Monitor for 2020 Therapeutic Efficacy Examine

Ref No: R10
Location: Abuja
Job Kind: Full time

Job Particulars

  • The US President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI)in collaboration with the Nationwide Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP), plans to conduct the 2020 Therapeutic Efficacy Research (TES) in three choose websites starting July 2020. In Nigeria, TES is coordinated by the TES Core Staff with membership from WHO, PMI and NMEP. The MSH-led President’s malaria Initiative for States (PMI-S) Venture is main the method on behalf of PMI.
  • We’re searching for to interact a Medical Monitor for the 2020 TES who will obtain course from the TES Technical Guide.
  • S/he’ll lead the impartial monitoring of implementation of the authorized protocol on the websites and improvement of site-specific commonplace working procedures (SOP). There might be one Medical Monitor.
  • The 2020 DTES might be performed in three Sentinel websites positioned in Adamawa, Cross River and Sokoto states.

Principal Duties and Obligations

  • Answerable for all actions associated to the implementation of the scientific monitoring of research and guarantee work is completed in response to authorized protocol.
  • Work with TES Technical Guide  to develop and implement Medical Monitoring Plan as required by SOP.

Staff Duties/Obligations:

  • Answerable for assuring wants of scientific websites are met by facilitating scientific monitoring processes together with:
    • Regulatory doc assortment and evaluate.
    • Develop website/monitoring instruments and coaching supplies.
    • Evaluate and determine tendencies in enrolment and knowledge entry at websites and proactively interface. with Principal Investigator and clinicians at website to determine options.
  • Oversee monitoring go to schedule to make sure compliance with frequency.
  • Handle high quality and regulatory compliance amongst investigational websites.
  • Help TES Technical Guide with preparation of knowledge for inclusion in month-to-month report back to consumer.

Information, Abilities and Competencies

  • Thorough data of scientific analysis course of.
  • Wonderful organizational and interpersonal expertise.
  • Optimistic angle and skill to work together with all ranges of workers to coordinate and execute research actions.
  • Skill to handle a number of priorities inside scientific trials.
  • Working data of present ICH GCP pointers and relevant laws in Nigeria.
  • MD (or equal) with a minimal of not less than 5 years’ expertise in scientific analysis and /or as a Medical Monitor.

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Job Title: Consultancy to Facilitate Nationwide Malaria Case Administration Doc Revision

Reference No.: R339
Location: Abuja
Employment Kind: Half Time

Goal of the Consultancy

  • The PMI-S venture carried out by the Administration Science for Well being is searching for an area advisor to facilitate a revision means of nationwide strategic paperwork associated to malaria case administration.

Interval of Efficiency:

  • This consultancy is for a non-consecutive interval of 35 working days beginning in October 2020.

Background
A Baseline Evaluation (BA) was performed by PMI-S to evaluate the present standing of strategic documents-national insurance policies, pointers, coaching supplies, commonplace working procedures (SOPs) and job aids as they pertain to NMEP readiness to assist state implementation of malaria case administration. Consequently, the BAR discovered that the majority paperwork align with WHO pointers. Nonetheless, a few of these strategic paperwork are both outdated, or incomplete. As well as, the supply of SOP and job aids as stand-alone paperwork to be used at service factors will not be confirmed. As a part of the BA desk evaluate, about 26 paperwork associated to case administration have been reviewed and required completely different particular actions.

In view of the above, PMI-S has dedicated to collaborate with the Nationwide Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP) to revise Seven paperwork

  • Nationwide pointers for analysis and remedy of malaria, 2015;
  • Well being facility trainee guide;
  • Well being facility coach’s information;
  • PHC Coach’s information;
  • PHC trainee guide;
  • Diagnostics SOPs/Job aids;
  • Remedy SOPs/Job aids. This might be completed by convening evaluate workshops for stakeholders (donors, companions, regulatory companies, suppliers and the academia) to revise, replace and unbundle the above listed; harmonize inputs from the workshops and produce drafts of revised paperwork.

An preliminary workshop, which was for the revision of the Nationwide malaria diagnostics and remedy pointers, has taken place and a revised doc produced. There may be nonetheless an excellent process for the revision and extraction of the remaining paperwork, therefore this consultancy.

Description of Companies to be Carried out
The advisor will carry out the next duties:

  • Develop a strategy that may information the complete revision course of together with workshops agenda,  checklist of individuals, and shows
  • Facilitate three separate three day workshops to revise the coaching manuals and extract SOPs/job aids respectively and submit workshop experiences
  • Harmonize feedbacks from workshops and use inputs to develop draft revised paperwork
  • Finalize the proposed agenda and an inventory of individuals and facilitate two separate one-day validation assembly for validating the manuals and SOPs/job aids
  • Finalize coaching manuals and SOP/Job aids with inputs from validation assembly
  • Write and submit revision course of report.

Deliverables:

  • Workshops’ methodology with proposed agenda, and proposed participant checklist Stories of Revision and validation workshops Remaining, and validated copies of revised coaching guide units that displays grownup instructing methodology and data retention analysis instruments, extracted SOPs and Job aids.

Deliverables Schedule:

  • Workshop methodology together with draft agenda, checklist of individuals and shows for workshops 1 and 2-revision of coaching manuals – (2 days)
  • Maintain consultative assembly with NMEP and submit finalized agenda, checklist of individuals and workshop methodology for workshops 1 and a pair of – (2 days)
  • Facilitate a 3 day workshop on revision of coaching manuals for secondary and tertiary amenities(Case administration coaching guide for well being facility-Tutor’s information, Case administration coaching guide for well being facility-Members’ guide) – (Three days)
  • Facilitate a 3 day workshop on revision of coaching manuals for PHC (Case administration coaching guide for PHC-Tutor’s information, Case administration coaching guide for PHC-Members’ guide) – (Three days)
  • Incorporates suggestions from  workshop, NMEP and MSH to provide draft revised manuals – (10 days)
  • Workshop methodology together with agenda, checklist of individuals and shows for workshop Three- extraction/ improvement of SOPs and job aids – (2 days)
  • Facilitate a two day workshop to extract/develop case administration SOPs and job aids – (2 days)
  • Incorporates suggestions from  workshop, NMEP and MSH to provide draft SOPs/job aids – (5 days)
  • Facilitate a 3 day workshop to validate case administration coaching manuals, SOPs and job aids (Three days)
  • Submit ultimate copies of revised  coaching manuals, extracted, and developed SOP and Job aids (Three days)

Reporting:

  • The advisor will report on to PMI-S Senior Malaria Technical Advisor in addition to the Nationwide Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP).

Necessities
The acceptable candidate ought to meet the next necessities:

  • Publish-Graduate College/Fellowship diploma in Drugs or a associated subject.
  • Deep data and in-depth understanding on malaria case administration strategic paperwork and pointers, coaching manuals, SOP and job aids.
  • Confirmed expertise in offering in-service trainings at state degree, on malaria ideally
  • Well being tutor’s qualification or confirmed expertise growing not less than four well being coaching guides/manuals in lieu of the tutors qualification is required
  • Demonstrable expertise in growing well being coaching supplies
  • Expertise and experience in facilitating coverage doc improvement and evaluate
  • Beforehand engaged or expertise working with the NMEP on associated assignments
  • Wonderful word taking and report writing expertise
  • Excessive degree communication and facilitation expertise to facilitate workshop of this nature
  • Demonstrated capacity to handle staff, collaboration and coordination.
  • Fluency in English language (each writing and oral)
  • Laptop literacy
  • Possession of a well being tutor qualification might be an added benefit

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Software Discover
Candidates ought to:

  • Submit a current and up to date CV (with Three skilled referees) and a proposed idea word to perform the above process and produce the deliverables for the complete course of in a single doc.

 

 

Job Title: Guide – Conduct Venture Administration Capability Enchancment Coaching

Location: Abuja

Background
Administration Sciences for Well being (MSH) is Principal Recipient (PR) for the World Fund (GF) Nigeria Resilient and Sustainable Methods for Well being (RSSH) grant. The RSSH grant commenced implementation in April 2019 and is designed to strengthen the Nigerian well being system throughout the HIV, TB and malaria areas via December 2020. The venture is concentrated on addressing well being systemwide constraints and pushed by the popularity that sturdy well being methods are wanted to fight the general public well being threats posed by HIV, TB and malaria.

 

To make sure domesticated implementation and sustainability of the RSSH grant, MSH as PR, works with three (Three) authorities of Nigeria entities as Subrecipients (SR). They embrace the Division of Well being Planning, Analysis and Statistics (DHPRS), Nationwide Middle for Illness Management (NCDC) and the Nationwide Product Provide Chain Administration Program (NPSCMP).
As a part of the grant making course of, the PR performed a capability evaluation to determine the capability of every of the SRs utilizing a systemic software. Capability enchancment actions have been developed together with a Venture Administration Coaching. MSH is searching for the service of a professional Program Administration knowledgeable to ship a 5day program administration coaching.

Goal of Coaching:

  • The target of this coaching is to supply welltailored venture administration coaching and set the SR workers on the proper course to ship on the mandate of the GF RSSH venture and future SR tasks.
  • A most of 20 individuals would attend the venture administration capability enchancment coaching.

The venture administration coaching would cowl the next subjects amongst others:

  • Venture administration necessities
  • Fundamentals of Grants Administration
  • Funds & work plan improvement, utilization and monitoring
  • Management
  • Efficient communication and stakeholder administration
  • Change administration
  • Folks administration and battle decision
  • Staff constructing & folks improvement
  •  Advocacy, Communication and Report writing

Deliverables:

  • Submit a 5day coaching agenda to be authorized by MSH previous to graduation of coaching.
  • Develop the coaching supplies for every matter
  • Previous to the graduation of the coaching, submit copy of all shows and coaching aids to be made obtainable to the trainees.
  • Conduct pre and posttests.
  • Submit course analysis types acquired from individuals to MSH.
  • Submit the ultimate report of the coaching together with pre and posttest evaluation of efficiency of individuals.

Period of Coaching:

  • A 5day coaching to be held in June 2020.

  • A Diploma in any subject, with skilled certification(s) in Venture / Program Administration.
  • No less than 5 years’ expertise in program administration. World Fund venture expertise is an added benefit.
  • Expertise designing, growing and auditing workplans and price range.
  • Expertise in designing advocacy plans, venture communication merchandise, and commonplace venture experiences.
  • Demonstrated expertise and success in delivering comparable trainings.
  • Wonderful interpersonal communication expertise together with expertise of facilitation of trainings/workshops and shows.

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Job Title: Guide – Conduct PSM Capability Enchancment Coaching

Location: Abuja

Background
The Nationwide Product Provide Chain Administration Program (NPSCMP) was established by the Federal Authorities within the division of Meals and Medicine Companies in 2012 with the mandate to collaborate with all well being applications and tasks inside and out of doors Federal Ministry of Well being to make sure efficient administration of provide chain methods and championing environment friendly provide chain system. With a view to obtain this mandate, NPSCMP is anticipated to own some set of expertise in her workforce.

Following an evaluation of the capability of the group in 2019, some gaps have been recognized, which resulted in a Capability Enchancment Plan, CIP really useful to the World Fund. The capability enchancment coaching is subsequently a component for capability enchancment plan (CIP) to shut the gaps recognized for the of NPSCMP.
Within the drive by GF-RSSH venture, MSH is searching for the service of a professional provide chain knowledgeable to coach the NPSCMP workers to shut the gaps and enhance the capability that’s resident inside the institution.

Goal of Coaching

  • The target of this coaching is to supply well-tailored coaching to handle the recognized capability gaps in NPSCMP and set the workers on the proper course to ship on the mandate of the group.
  • A most of 20 individuals would attend the capability enchancment coaching

The CIP coaching would cowl all of the subjects outlined beneath through the 5 days coaching:

  • Innovation, Collaboration and Non-public sector engagement for provide chain enchancment.
  • Danger Administration in Provide Chain
  • Monitoring and Analysis in Provide Chain
  • Provide Chain Knowledge Evaluation utilizing softwares:
  • Strategic Communication in Provide Chain:  The profitable advisor shall be sure that every matter is led by a reliable facilitator with satisfactory sensible and theoretical data of the subject material

Deliverables

  • The 5-day coaching agenda to be authorized by NPSCMP and MSH previous to graduation of coaching.
  • Softcopy of all shows and assist coaching materials to made obtainable to the trainees on the primary day of the workshop.
  • Pre and Publish Check Outcomes.
  • Course analysis types acquired from individuals.
  • Remaining report of the coaching to incorporate pre and post-test evaluation of efficiency of individuals.
  • Period of Coaching
  • 5 Day Coaching, third week in June 2020.

  • Minimal of a College Diploma in Pharmacy or associated subject with skilled certification within the procurement and provide chain administration (PSM) subject;
  • In depth fingers on expertise (not less than 10 years) and thorough understanding of the interaction of key elements/components of the procurement and provide chain;
  • Skill to develop applicable coaching contents and efficient supply methods;
  • Demonstrated expertise and success in delivering comparable programs;
  • Wonderful inter-personal communication expertise together with expertise of facilitation of trainings/workshops and shows.

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Job Title: Guide for the Growth of the Surveillance, Monitoring and Analysis Plan for the New Nationwide Malaria Strategic Plan

 

Ref Id: R283
Location: Nigeria-Abuja
Job Kind: Half-time

Background

  • Malaria is endemic in Nigeria with 97% of the inhabitants susceptible to an infection sparing Sahel areas and the excessive mountainous space of the plateau. Nigeria contributes 1 / 4 of the African malaria burden. It’s a main public well being downside in Nigeria; with as much as 60% of all outpatients and 30% of admission are attributable to the illness. An estimated 110 million instances of malaria are mentioned to happen yearly with the best burden in kids underneath 5 and pregnant ladies.
  • Illness management, in addition to different well being and improvement programmes, has turn out to be consequence primarily based. An efficient Monitoring and Analysis technique is required to measure adequacy and timeliness of inputs, progress, and monitoring of feat of set goals. It offers sound proof for resolution making at programme and coverage ranges. Programmes/tasks in any respect ranges of implementation, whether or not they encompass a number of built-in tasks or single interventions together with private and non-private sectors, should conduct monitoring and analysis (M&E) actions.
  • The Nationwide Strategic Plan for Malaria Management in Nigeria (NMSP), 2021-2025, has outlined large scaling up of intervention mixes for affect utilizing granular subnational knowledge Owing to such large deployment of efficient interventions, it’s anticipated that the epidemiologic profile of malaria within the nation will change.

Rationale:

  • Along with the anticipated enchancment that such optimum scale up of interventions will deliver to bear on malaria epidemiologic profile and subsequent transition to pre-elimination, the massive value implications concerned, the restricted obtainable sources, coupled with the big stress to fulfill set targets inside limited-time spans places a prerogative on sound monitoring and periodic analysis. That is essential for figuring out gaps in programme implementation or areas the place modifications in particular technical methods could also be wanted.
  • In view of the above, the Nationwide M&E plan wants to supply strong information for monitoring and analysis of the strategic plan and to encourage implementers to deal with meant programme outcomes. It must also function a software for early identification of gaps and potential implementation bottlenecks. This can present a foundation for changes and reprogramming for improved outcomes.
  • With a view to develop a strong M&E plan, we would require technical help from consultants with sound data, experience, and expertise. Collective work duties and coordination of all stakeholders and RBM companions can be required.

Duties of Technical Oversight / Technical Assistant
The technical assist/oversight ought to assist the NMEP to:

  • Conduct desk evaluate: Evaluate the Malaria Strategic Plan 2021 – 2025 and work plans of NMEP to determine the targets, objectives, goals, actions and indicators.
  • Evaluate all obtainable experiences/paperwork on NMEP Surveillance, M&E system together with that of the SWOT evaluation of the M&E system utilizing the GF M&E system-strengthening software, the Nationwide M&E framework for malaria management, Plan to Strengthen the Nationwide Malaria Reporting System and the Nationwide Strategic Well being Growth Plan (NSHDP) and many others.
  • Develop an M&E matrix for the NMSP 2021 – 2025 Develop an M&E work plan: Based mostly on the above matrix, develop an in depth M&E work plan specifying the actions, technique of verification, defining duties, the time-frame, and price range to conduct consensus assembly.
  • Construct consensus on the M&E plan inside the RBM partnership and elicit buy-ins/commitments of all implementers (companions, donors, different related programmes and stakeholders) to the M&E Plan as a part of the precept of the three ‘ones’.

Methodology:

  • Entry/Briefing conferences with NMEP M&E department to supply common updates  to M&E subcommittee members
  • Evaluate strategic planning order to suggest an indicator matrix that may observe the implementation of the strategic plan and consider its set targets
  • Help and work intently with NMEP team-based groups, the sub committees and companions /stakeholders resulting in consensus

Deliverables:

  • Finalized Nationwide Malaria Programme Surveillance, M&E Plan
  • A costed Annual Operational Plan for M&E
  • A documented report of the method

Reporting preparations:

  • In finishing up the project, the advisor is anticipated to seek the advice of with and work intently with the M&E department via the Head/ SME department and the opposite key Branches of NMEP with sturdy reference from the NMSP 2021-2025.
  • The advisor shall function underneath the overall supervision of the Nationwide Coordinator, Nationwide Malaria Elimination Programme via the Head, M&E department.

Timeframe:

  • The utmost variety of days labored on this interval might be 30 working days.

Qualification

  • A Postgraduate diploma in Public Well being.

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Job Title: Driver

Ref No: R494
Areas: Zamfara, Plateau, Nasarawa & Benue
Job Kind: Full Time

Particulars

  • President’s Malaria Initiative for States (PMI-S) is a five-year PMI/USAID flagship malaria venture carried out via a consortium led by Administration Sciences for Well being (MSH). The venture is supporting the Authorities of Nigeria via its companies on the federal, state, LGA and group ranges to cut back under-five and maternal mortality by delivering high quality companies for administration of malaria, its issues, and prevention.
  • PMI-S venture focuses on strengthening the capability of the Nationwide Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP) and State Malaria Elimination Packages (SMEPs) for the implementation of the Nationwide Malaria Strategic Plan 2014-2020. PMI-S will goal eight states of Nigeria, particularly: Akwa Ibom, Benue, Cross-River, Ebonyi, Nassarawa, Oyo, Plateau and Zamfara.   MSH seeks to recruit Drivers for Zamfara, Plateau, Benue and Nassarawa States.
  • Beneath the general supervision of the Director of Finance and Administration, the Driver’s job is to supply transport assist companies to all technical program areas. The driving force can be required to drive MSH automobiles whereas transporting staffs, which embrace Staff, Chief of Get together, Nation Administrators/Leads and VIP guests. Drivers are additionally answerable for overseeing car upkeep.

Principal Duties And Obligations

  • Drive venture workers to actions and assembly inside and out of doors of the state
  • Preserve correct and updated information referring to particular person car use.
  • Guarantee all facets of car coverage are being adopted and enforced throughout your assignments.
  • Examine car previous to journey to guarantee all fluids, tires, wipers, belts and many others. are in good working order.
  • Sign any signal of want for upkeep or different downside with the car to the supervisor.
  • Maintain car well being log up to date.
  • Make sure the safety of the car when exterior of the workplace.
  • Guarantee the protection of all passengers.
  • Submit all expense experiences in a well timed method to accounting, correctly accomplished.
  • Make sure that applicable workers members are conscious of and perceive legal guidelines, contract/award and donor necessities, and MSH insurance policies and procedures.
  • Monitor and guarantee compliance.
  • The duties and duties are indicative solely. They’re topic to vary to fulfill the wants of the venture, the group and the donor.

Required Minimal And Work Expertise

  • G2 Completion of Main Training; Secondary certificates or increased diploma/increased college diploma is required
  • A minimal of 5 years’ associated work expertise.
  • Candidate should be proficient with the native language and understanding of terrain is an added benefit.
  • Earlier expertise on USAID funded venture or UN Company or Internationally acknowledged organizations in proposed state of project is very fascinating
  • Candidate who’re native indigene of the states of assignments might be extremely thought-about.
  • Sound judgment, non-aggressive driving fashion and good communication expertise.
  • Legitimate Driving License.

Information and Abilities:

  • Good data of ordinary driving practices.
  • Defensive driving certificates is an added benefit
  • Good driving report.
  • Skill to journey to different states if required.

Competencies:

  • Psychological applications for deciphering and responding to occasions robotically; and motivations which activate and direct secure behaviour and anticipate issues
  • Skill to prepare and full guide and routine duties as assigned.
  • Skill to carry out at an appropriate degree of management ability.
  • Wonderful cross-cultural communication and lively listening expertise.
  • Fluency in English and Hausa is a should

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Job Title: Therapeutic Efficacy Examine (TES) Knowledge Supervisor

Location: Abuja
Job sort: 13-11014

Job Description

  • PMI-S is a five-year PMI / USAID flagship malaria venture carried out via a consortium led by MSH. The venture is supporting the Authorities of Nigeria via its companies on the federal, state, LGA and group ranges to cut back under-five and maternal mortality by delivering high quality companies for administration of malaria, its issues, and prevention.
  • PMI-S venture focuses on strengthening the capability of the Nationwide Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP) and State Malaria Elimination Packages (SMEPs) for the implementation of the Nationwide Malaria Strategic Plan 2014-2020.
  • The Nationwide Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP), together with a TES core staff, plans to provoke actions for the 2020 TES in March 2020. We’re searching for to interact a advisor knowledge supervisor for the 2020 TES who will obtain course from the TES Core staff.
  • S / he’ll oversee knowledge administration for the 2020 TES which incorporates knowledge assortment, collation, and evaluation in addition to coordinating actions of the sphere knowledge clerks and making certain well timed and correct completion of knowledge assortment, collation, validation, and evaluation.   The 2020 DTES might be performed in four Sentinel websites throughout four geopolitical zones of the nation. The websites recognized for the research consists of Lagos, Cross-River, Sokoto and Adamawa states.

Obligations

  • Present suggestions throughout finalization of TES protocol, knowledge assortment instruments, procedures, job aids, and coaching supplies.
  • Oversee knowledge administration (collation, validation, evaluation, safe storage of supply paperwork).
  • Arrange and preserve knowledge repository for the research.
  • Arrange and oversee the info high quality assurance system.
  • Evaluate knowledge for completeness, accuracy, and timeliness.
  • Talk any considerations or knowledge points instantly to the TES Coordinator and Core staff.
  • Liaise with instantly with the core staff on knowledge evaluation.
  • Help in getting ready the ultimate report. Desired skills
  • Earlier expertise with knowledge administration (assortment, collation, validation, evaluation)
  • Expertise in knowledge high quality assurance methods
  • Expertise in knowledge administration methods
  • Wonderful consideration to element, with sturdy organizational expertise
  • Wonderful communication and skill to determine potential knowledge points and convey to the eye of TES coordinator in a well timed method
  • Wonderful report writing expertise a plus Key Deliverables
  • Knowledge repository for the research
  • Knowledge high quality assurance protocol
  • Collated, cleaned, and validated knowledge set
  • Knowledge evaluation report
  • Evaluate of the ultimate 2020 TES report

Necessities

  • Superior diploma in Social Sciences or associated subject
  • Minimal of 5 years’ post-graduate cognate expertise in knowledge administration (assortment, collation, validation, evaluation, and report writing)
  • Expertise engaged on a TES as a knowledge supervisor with demonstrated sturdy knowledge administration and evaluation expertise might be an additional benefit

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Job Title: Guide to Present Coaching for SRs on Managing and Utilizing Program and Finance Knowledge

Ref Id: 13-11104
Location: Nigeria-Abuja

Background / Overview

  • The overarching purpose of the GF Resilient & Sustainable Methods for Well being [RSSH] venture is to enhance the well being and well-being of the Nigerian folks by figuring out and addressing systemic points affecting the optimum supply of well being companies in Nigeria. The World Fund RSSH framework is in keeping with the World Well being Group’s well being system constructing blocks.
  • The RSSH grant is offering a chance for the strengthening of the Nigerian well being system throughout the HIV, TB, and malaria and different well being interventions.
  • The vital areas of focus within the present RSSH grant are strengthening of the next key areas of the well being sector: Well being Administration Data System (HMIS); Procurement and Provide Chain Administration PSM) and Laboratory system strengthening. It additionally helps the progressive ‘State method’ at present piloted within the three states of Oyo, Kaduna & Imo.
  • The state method covers components like public monetary administration, Well being Labour Market Evaluation, assist for medical health insurance and well being sector coordination, establishing Native Authorities Areas (LGAs) of studying (Operational Analysis), Demand Creation & Service Uptake, amongst others.
  • To make sure domesticated implementation and sustainability of the RSSH grant, MSH as PR, works with three (Three) authorities entities as Sub-recipients (SR) together with the Division of Well being Planning, Analysis and Statistics (DHPRS); Nationwide Middle for Illness Management (NCDC) and the Nationwide Product Provide Chain Administration Program (NPSCMP).
  • As well as, to assist implementation of the States method actions, MSH works with two (1) Technical Companies Organizations (TSO), Well being Methods Seek the advice of Restricted (HSCL) and Liverpool Faculty of Tropical Drugs (LSTM).
  • As a part of intervention to reinforce the capability of the three SRs to handle tasks underneath the RSSH grant, the SRs are anticipated to attend a coaching on Managing and Utilizing Program and Finance Knowledge as recognized through the pre-award evaluation of those SRs. To this finish, RSSH will present a brief time period technical help to supply the required coaching for these SRs on this matter within the month of June, 2020.

Goals:

  • The objective of this exercise is to supply coaching on Managing and Utilizing Program and Finance Knowledge to strengthen the capability of the Sub-Recipients (SRs) underneath the World Fund Resilient & Sustainable Methods for Well being [RSSH] venture in June 2020.

Particular TOR for the Guide

  • Maintain a gathering with RSSH and representatives of the SR to finalise the coaching agenda
  • Conduct coaching to incorporate (however not restricted to the next subjects) utilizing grownup studying methods, case research, position performs, sensible examples, as applicable:
    • Fundamental ideas of M&E
    • M&E frameworks
    • M&E actions
    • Function of M&E in venture implementation (together with RSSH indicators)
    • Institution of M&E methods
    • MIS and the Nationwide MIS system
    • Knowledge sources
    • Knowledge high quality
    • Knowledge administration and knowledge use
    • Studying actions
    • Sensible expertise in excel
    • Efficiency administration
    • Overview of M&E plan
  • Consider the coaching
  • Present post-training plans for RSSH to implement

Variety of Guide(s):

Estimated degree of effort:

  • 10 working days (5 days coaching, Three days preparation, 2 days report writing).

Deliverables:

  • Remaining coaching agenda
  • Coaching report
  • Coaching paperwork – slides and different supplies
  • Publish-training comply with up plans.

Necessities
Qualification:

  • Minimal qualification of a Grasp’s diploma or equal, in Public Well being, Epidemiology or associated subject.

Competencies:

  • Robust technical capabilities in M&E
  • Robust interpersonal communication expertise
  • Skill to resolve advanced issues with minimal supervision
  • Proficient in pc expertise.

Technical Expertise:

  • No less than 5 years
  • 10 years of expertise in M&E in Nigeria and dealing on the Nationwide Well being Administration Data System.
  • Good data of NHMIS instruments, procedures and operational procedures of knowledge stream.
  • Confirmed expertise in monitoring and analysis
  • Earlier expertise in conducting trainings on M&E, efficiency administration, organising venture MIS.

Language Wonderful:

  • English writing and oral expertise.

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Job Title: Built-in Neighborhood Case Administration of Childhood Sickness (iCCM) Guide

Ref No: R479
Location: Abuja
Job Kind: Full time

Background

  • The US President’s Malaria Initiative for States (PMI-S) venture is a five-year USAID flagship malaria venture managed by Administration Sciences for Well being (MSH) with consortium companions Thinkwell, Banyan World and the Nigeria Interfaith Motion Affiliation (NIFAA).
  • The venture helps the Authorities of Nigeria via its companies on the federal, state, native authorities areas (LGAs) and group ranges to cut back under-five and maternal mortality by delivering high quality companies for the prevention and administration of malaria and its issues. PMI-S Venture is an indefinite supply indefinite amount (IDIQ) contract issued by america Company for Worldwide Growth to MSH on June 29, 2018.
  • The venture is being carried out on the nationwide degree and in eight Nigerian states via Process Orders. Process Order (TO) 02 helps federal degree actions; TO 03 helps actions in Akwa Ibom, Cross River, Ebonyi and Oyo states; whereas TO 04 helps actions in Benue, Nasarawa, Plateau and Zamfara states.
  • The 4 fundamental goals of PMI-S are to: (i) Improve malaria check charges from 30% (2014 HMIS) to 85%, (ii) Present applicable malaria remedy in response to the nationwide remedy pointers in not less than 85% of parasitological confirmed malaria instances; (iii) Improve the variety of pregnant ladies receiving three or extra doses of intermittent preventive remedy in being pregnant (IPTp) via Immediately Noticed Remedy with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine or some other World Well being Group-approved medication at antenatal clinics or on the group degree via group IPTp from the 2013 NDHS degree of 5.eight% to not less than 80%; and (iv) Improve entry to applicable remedy of malaria, pneumonia, and diarrhea by 50% over 2015 ranges in chosen native authorities authorities via the built-in group case administration method.

Consultancy Overview

  • Nigeria adopted the built-in group case administration (iCCM) technique in 2012, aimed toward increasing entry to life-saving interventions to under-five kids. The main target is to contribute to bettering entry to high quality healthcare companies to kids under-five within the goal communities. ICCM is an equity-focused technique that gives well timed remedy for malaria, pneumonia and diarrhea at group degree for populations with restricted entry to facility-based well being care suppliers.
  • This technique is delivered by group degree well being suppliers who’re skilled, recurrently supervised, and have entry to uninterrupted provides of commodities. Nonetheless, in Nigeria, iCCM at present relies upon closely on donor assist, compromising its sustainability. PMI-S plans to assist Ebonyi and Benue/Zamfara states to implement iCCM utilizing a sustainable method as a part of efforts to enhance entry to high quality well being companies for youngsters on the group degree.
  • PMI-S will undertake related nationwide pointers and protocols in addition to leveraging on classes discovered from iCCM tasks carried out in Nigeria. In view of the above, PMI-S seeks the companies of a advisor who will conduct a desk evaluation of iCCM interventions carried out in Nigeria  to determine good /finest practices, challenges, alternatives and classes discovered; and apply the findings to a deeper evaluation of iCCM wants and alternatives in Ebonyi state underneath TO 03. The consultancy could also be prolonged later to conduct deeper iCCM assessments in Benue and/or Zamfara states underneath TO 04. The deeper state iCCM assessments will embrace key Informant interviews with SMOH, SPHCDA, and LGA Officers, in addition to WDCs and group leaders to determine underserved LGAs and communities that may profit from iCCM interventions.
  • This consultancy is particularly for the nationwide degree desk evaluate of iCCM and an in-depth evaluation of iCCM wants in Ebonyi state.

Particular Duties
The Guide will perform the next duties:

  • Process 1: Develop a research protocol and procure moral approval from the respective authorities
  • Process 2: Conduct a desk evaluate of iCCM interventions carried out in Nigeria, to determine strategic approaches, good/finest practices, challenges, alternatives and classes discovered. The consultancy will determine key components to sustainability of iCCM implementation within the nation. The evaluate will cowl a pattern of iCCM interventions drawn from any states in Nigeria together with Ebonyi, and won’t be restricted to solely PMI-supported states.
  • Process Three: Conduct a deeper evaluation of Ebonyi state to find out which communities and populations would profit most from implementation of iCCM companies, and with what fashions of iCCM service-delivery. The advisor will collect info on the distribution of the malaria burden (by geography and age teams), gaps in entry to well being facility-based malaria companies, and classes from earlier iCCM implementation in Ebonyi to information the collection of LGAs /communities the place iCCM could also be carried out within the state. S/he’ll conduct key informant interviews with SMOH officers (Director of Public Well being, Director of Pharmaceutical Companies, SMEP Supervisor, and IMCI focal particular person), Government Secretary SPHCDA, LGA well being managers (PHC Coordinators, LGA malaria and IMCI focal individuals), WDC members and different group leaders to determine underserved LGAs and communities that may profit from iCCM interventions, and map potential sources to assist iCCM implementation within the state.
  • Process four: Make suggestions on sustainable iCCM approaches in Nigeria and suggest iCCM fashions which can be most applicable for Ebonyi state.

Deliverables:

  • Submission of the research protocol and approval by PMI-S and the moral evaluate committee.
  • A complete report of the desk evaluate of iCCM implementation in Nigeria together with the chosen state-specific elements.
  • An in depth iCCM evaluation report for Ebonyi that features a checklist of related administration/coordination constructions or contacts/stakeholders that may assist iCCM implementation within the state.
  • A PowerPoint presentation of key actions and findings.
  • Documentation of key actions, methodology, findings and suggestions for publication in a good journal.

Period: 30 days:

  • Timeframe: This project is anticipated to start in February 2021 and finish in March/April 2021. Detailed exercise plan for the execution of this consultancy shall be submitted to the PMI-S Senior Malaria Technical Advisor for evaluate and concurrence.
  • Reporting: The Exercise Supervisor for this project is PMI-S Senior Malaria Technical Advisor. All technical and administrative duties associated to this project must be dropped at his consideration.

  • A postgraduate diploma (Grasp’s diploma or PhD) in public well being or associated subject
  • Should have not less than 7 years of progressive iCCM programmatic expertise working with the Federal Ministry of Well being and/or State Ministries of Well being in Nigeria
  • Earlier expertise in efficiently finishing up comparable assignments in Nigeria is required
  • Expertise with iCCM implementation within the focus states might be an added benefit
  • Should present demonstrable capability to publish the outcomes of the research in a good journal.

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Job Title: Regional Senior Communications Officer

Job ID: 13-11070
Location: Abuja

Descriptions

  • PMI-S is a five-year PMI / USAID flagship malaria venture carried out via a consortium led by MSH. The venture is supporting the Authorities of Nigeria via its companies on the federal, state, LGA and group ranges to cut back under-five and maternal mortality by delivering high quality companies for administration of malaria, its issues, and prevention.
  • PMI-S venture focuses on strengthening the capability of the Nationwide Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP) and State Malaria Elimination Packages (SMEPs) for the implementation of the Nationwide Malaria Strategic Plan 2014-2020.
  • The Regional Senior Communications Officers will lead PMI-S Venture’s Duties Order Three and four communications program respectively within the 4 states of Cross River Area – Akwa Ibom, Cross River, Ebonyi and Oyo and 4 states of Nassarawa area – Nassarawa, Benue, Plateau and Zamfara.
  • S / he’ll collaborate with the states venture management, the Abuja-based venture management, technical workers, key state stakeholders and USAID to develop and implement communications methods that promote PMI/Nigeria and USAID visibility, convey venture achievements to focus on audiences, and contribute to venture success and organizational progress.
  • The Officers will be sure that state-of-the-art communications approaches and methods are built-in throughout a number of venture initiatives, develop compelling content material, and promote a tradition of high quality throughout numerous venture paperwork.
  • The Officers will contribute to donor deliverables together with Month-to-month, Quarterly and Annual Stories, and Annual Work Plans; and can collaborate with USAID and different USAID implementing companions on the problems associated to communication.

Obligations

  • With steering of the venture management staff, the MSH Nigeria Communications Lead, the USAID Communications Specialist, and the MSH headquarter Senior Lead for Strategic Communication; develop a PMI-S Venture Process Order 03 communications technique and plan. The strategic plan will outline key audiences and finest approaches for reaching them with the required info.
  • S / he’ll work intently with USAID and PMI / Nigeria implementing companions to outline and implement communication priorities and actions. Liaise with donor communications officers to align methods and improve visibility inside donor audiences.
  • Assemble and construct capability of a diversely expert Process Order 03 venture workers, SMEP, SMOH and SPHCDA within the four states to implement audience-focused, results-driven communications methods in collaboration with venture and nation management.
  • Set up and implement commonplace working procedures, mechanisms, and relationships for assortment and group of knowledge, data, and expertise from the venture and its companions, and for its documentation and distribution via related channels.
  • Take accountability for making certain that this system’s id, model, and strategic messaging is in accordance with donor necessities and organizational methods, and that each one communications adjust to the related USAID branding and marking necessities, and evaluate and approval processes.
  • Handle the event of print and on-line publications, movies and photograph essays, convention presence and occasions, and social media and internet updates. Write and produce artistic and compelling content material that conveys technical info in clear and accessible manners to key audiences. Contribute to efficient donor reporting.
  • Handle distribution and dissemination of PMI-S supplies in hardcopy and on-line; coordinate with HO communications and data administration groups to take care of a system of knowledge sharing and to determine digital and applicable onerous copy recordsdata for all publications and venture communications.
  • Present TA to SMEP, SMOH and SPHCDA within the 4 states to make high quality shows at state, federal and worldwide boards.

Necessities

  • Bachelor’s diploma in Journalism, Communications, Public Well being, or different associated self-discipline. Most popular: Grasp’s Diploma in a related subject of research.
  • No less than seven years of progressively accountable, associated expertise is required.
  • Wonderful English writing expertise, with capacity to convey advanced technical info in clear, compelling language with out technical jargon.
  • Expertise with public well being communications and related technical areas required.
  • Understanding of USAID / donor, together with tendencies, audiences, and necessities and expertise within the implementation of USAID-funded international tasks required.
  • Demonstrated expertise growing communications methods, annual plans, and supplies associated to related venture technical areas.
  • Superior interpersonal expertise and a demonstrated capability to determine clear and concise communication with staff members, senior administration, and companion organizations throughout cultures to ship outcomes.
  • Expertise within the manufacturing of print and digital communications content material and dissemination methods.
  • Fluency in English is required.
  • Skill to journey domestically or internationally as mandatory.

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Job Title: Monitoring & Analysis/Well being Methods Strengthening (M&E/HSS) Officer

 

Ref No: 13-11009
Location: Abuja
Job Kind: Full time

Particulars

  • PMI-S is a five-year PMI/USAID flagship malaria venture carried out via a consortium led by MSH. The venture is supporting the Authorities of Nigeria via its companies on the federal, state, LGA and group ranges to cut back under-five and maternal mortality by delivering high quality companies for administration of malaria, its issues, and prevention. PMI-S venture focuses on strengthening the capability of the Nationwide Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP) and State Malaria Elimination Packages (SMEPs) for the implementation of the Nationwide Malaria Strategic Plan 2014-2020.
  • The M&E/HSS Officer might be supervised by and report back to the State Coordinator. S/he’ll present technical management of PMI-S HSS interventions, together with the roll-out and integration of PMI-S M&E plans within the states with different HSS actions in addition to producing strategic knowledge for program administration, reporting, and documentation of finest practices.
  • The place will use analyzed and triangulated HMIS, LMIS, and surveillance knowledge at strategic coverage and administration discussions to affect state HSS. S/he’ll construct the capability of SMEP and LGA malaria focal individuals in use of proof to affect HRH, well being financing, and repair supply system choices. S/he’ll present well timed analyzed knowledge to tell AOP processes. The place will construct capability of SMEP and LGA malaria focal individuals in monitoring AOP implementation and price range efficiency to tell mTWG choices.

Duties

  • Present technical steering within the planning and implementation of all state and LGA degree M&E/HSS actions.
  • Develop and implement an M&E/HSS plan for this system within the state, in collaboration with the State Coordinator.
  • Take lead within the implementation of PMI-S state degree Process Order M&E plans and state work plan and reporting on USAID indicators and targets in collaboration with the State Coordinator;
  • Set up system for stream of knowledge from service-delivery factors to the PMI-S central database and guarantee well timed M&E/HSS technical assist to all implementing well being amenities.
  • Construct capability of SMEP and LGA M&E officers in monitoring and analysis, knowledge administration and knowledge use.
  • Help the SMEP staff to research and use knowledge to tell choices and information malaria interventions.
  • Take part in knowledge high quality evaluate conferences on the state and LGA ranges.
  • Work with SMEP and LGAs to coach well being staff in the usage of HMIS instruments.
  • Help monitoring of high quality of service at well being amenities.
  • Take lead in implementation of chosen well being methods interventions together with for instance evidence-based state malaria annual planning to suit into state planning and budgeting cycle.
  • Help state malaria companions to construct an proof base to observe state malaria program efficiency in direction of elimination objectives.
  • Present HRH analytics to tell state HRH deployment and administration practices.
  • Interact with the State DHPRS, SPHCDA, State Well being Insurance coverage Scheme to mainstream state malaria budgets in state authorities price range.
  • Present TA in evaluation and administration of a state Malaria Knowledge Repository drawing from the federal MDR occasion; and promote dissemination of knowledge to coverage and resolution makers via bulletins and coverage briefs.

Necessities

  • Postgraduate diploma in Social Sciences, Statistics, Epidemiology or associated subject with deal with producing and triangulating knowledge to tell State well being methods strengthening.
  • No less than 5 years of expertise strengthening chosen well being methods at state or federal degree in Nigeria.
  • Robust analytical, advocacy and program planning expertise required.
  • Minimal of three years’ hands-on monitoring & analysis expertise, with good understanding of well being system strengthening.
  • Minimal of four years’ expertise in growing monitoring plans and/or administration info methods Three years of which spent working with NGOs in an African setting.
  • Minimal of three years’ expertise working in malaria applications in Nigeria.
  • Familiarity with USAID reporting methods extremely fascinating, notably for malaria management.
  • Wonderful knowledge evaluation, presentation and reporting expertise.
  • Robust pc expertise notably in spreadsheets, database and statistical functions, together with DHIS2 for knowledge administration.
  • Robust problem-solving expertise and skill to foresee issues and provoke applicable motion.
  • Wonderful oral and written communication expertise and fluency in English.
  • Robust report writing expertise.
  • Demonstrated expertise in planning and facilitation of coaching actions.
  • Wonderful organizational, inter-personal, multi-cultural and staff constructing expertise

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Job Title: Guide – Facilitate Nationwide Malaria Case Administration Doc Revision

Location: Abuja
Employment Kind: Half-time

Description of Companies to be Carried out

The advisor will carry out the next duties:

  • Develop a strategy that may information the complete revision course of together with workshops agenda,  checklist of individuals, and shows
  • Facilitate three separate three-day workshops to revise the coaching manuals and extract SOPs/job aids respectively and submit workshop experiences
  • Harmonize feedbacks from workshops and use inputs to develop draft revised paperwork
  • Finalize the proposed agenda and an inventory of individuals and facilitate two separate one-day validation assembly for validating the manuals and SOPs/job aids
  • Finalize coaching manuals and SOP/Job aids with inputs from validation assembly
  • Write and submit revision course of report

Deliverables:

  • Workshops’ methodology with proposed agenda, and proposed participant checklist Stories of Revision and validation workshops Remaining, and validated copies of revised coaching guide units that displays grownup instructing methodology and data retention analysis instruments, extracted SOPs and Job aids.

Deliverables Schedule:

  • Workshop methodology together with draft agenda, checklist of individuals and shows for workshops 1 and 2-revision of coaching manuals – (2 days)
  • Maintain consultative assembly with NMEP and submit finalized agenda, checklist of individuals and workshop methodology for workshops 1 and a pair of – (2 days)
  • Facilitate a 3 day workshop on revision of coaching manuals for secondary and tertiary amenities(Case administration coaching guide for well being facility-Tutor’s information, Case administration coaching guide for well being facility-Members’ guide) – (Three days)
  • Facilitate a 3 day workshop on revision of coaching manuals for PHC (Case administration coaching guide for PHC-Tutor’s information, Case administration coaching guide for PHC-Members’ guide) – (Three days)
  • Incorporates suggestions from  workshop, NMEP and MSH to provide draft revised manuals – (10 days)
  • Workshop methodology together with agenda, checklist of individuals and shows for workshop Three- extraction/ improvement of SOPs and job aids – (2 days)
  • Facilitate a two day workshop to extract/develop case administration SOPs and job aids – (2 days)
  • Incorporates suggestions from  workshop, NMEP and MSH to provide draft SOPs/job aids – (5 days)
  • Facilitate a 3 day workshop to validate case administration coaching manuals, SOPs and job aids (Three days)
  • Submit ultimate copies of revised  coaching manuals, extracted, and developed SOP and Job aids (Three days)

Reporting:

  • The advisor will report on to PMI-S Senior Malaria Technical Advisor in addition to the Nationwide Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP).

Necessities
The acceptable candidate ought to meet the next necessities:

  • Publish-Graduate College/Fellowship diploma in Drugs or a associated subject.
  • Deep data and in-depth understanding on malaria case administration strategic paperwork and pointers, coaching manuals, SOP and job aids.
  • Confirmed expertise in offering in-service trainings at state degree, on malaria ideally
  • Well being tutor’s qualification or confirmed expertise growing not less than four well being coaching guides/manuals in lieu of the tutors qualification is required
  • Demonstrable expertise in growing well being coaching supplies
  • Expertise and experience in facilitating coverage doc improvement and evaluate
  • Beforehand engaged or expertise working with the NMEP on associated assignments
  • Wonderful note-taking and report writing expertise
  • Excessive-level communication and facilitation expertise to facilitate workshop of this nature
  • Demonstrated capacity to handle staff, collaboration and coordination.
  • Fluency in English language (each writing and oral)
  • Laptop literacy
  • Possession of a well being tutor qualification might be an added benefit.

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  • Submit a current and up to date CV (with Three skilled referees) and a proposed idea word to perform the above process and produce the deliverables for the complete course of in a single doc.

 

 

Job Title: Guide III – Growth of Stage Adjusted Multi-disease Instruments for Reporting by Secondary and Tertiary Well being Amenities

Ref Id: 13-10950
Location: Nigeria-Abuja

Goal

  • The important thing goal for the short-term technical help is to facilitate the event of multi-disease HMIS instruments for reporting by Secondary and Tertiary well being amenities in keeping with the nationwide HMIS technique.

Obligations

  • Liaise with related workers of FMoH, Departments and different stakeholders to evaluate present HMIS instruments i.e. the info assortment and the reporting instruments; the SOP for the ability HMIS instruments, reporting course of and knowledge stream in these amenities to grasp the system and determine the gaps
  • Develop draft HMIS instruments to be used by Secondary and Tertiary well being amenities
  • Current the draft paperwork in a workshop with the core stakeholders
  • Finalise the instruments and SOP for reporting by Secondary and Tertiary well being amenities.
  • Develop draft coaching supplies and DQA evaluation guidelines
  • Take part within the pilot of the instruments
  • Facilitate a 2 days residential workshop after the pilot with recognized stakeholders to evaluate and finalize the instruments, SOP, coaching supplies, and many others as applicable
  • Help FMOH to develop plans to roll out the instruments i.e. Coaching of trainers workshop, step down coaching, and many others
  • Submit ultimate HMIS instruments and SOP for reporting by Secondary and Tertiary well being amenities, Non-public Clinics, Religion-based Hospitals to RSSH.

Necessities
Qualification:

  • Minimal qualification of a Grasp’s diploma or equal, in Public Well being, Epidemiology or associated subject.

Competencies:

  • Robust technical capabilities and demonstrated the flexibility to achieve the help and company of others in a staff
  • Robust interpersonal and communication, resourcefulness, initiative, tactful, and negotiating expertise, and the flexibility to deal with the scenario which can pose a battle
  • Skill to deal with successfully a number of duties with out compromising high quality, staff spirit and optimistic working relationship.
  • Skill to resolve advanced issues with minimal supervision
  • Proficient in pc expertise.

Technical Expertise:

  • No less than 5 years
  • 10 years of expertise on the Nationwide Well being Administration Data System.
  • Good data of the NHMIS instruments, procedures and operational procedures of knowledge stream.
  • Confirmed expertise in monitoring and analysis.

Language Wonderful:

  • English writing and oral expertise.

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Job Title: Brief Time period Guide – PMI-S Process Order 04 Work Plan Growth

Job ID: R220
Location: Abuja
Job sort: Half-time

Background
The US President’s Malaria Initiative for States (PMI-S) venture is a five-year USAID flagship malaria venture managed by Administration Sciences for Well being (MSH) with consortium companions ThinkWell, Banyan World, and the Nigeria Interfaith Motion Affiliation (NIFAA). The venture objective helps the Authorities of Nigeria via its companies on the federal, state, native authorities space (LGA), and group ranges to cut back malaria-related mortality by delivering high quality companies for administration of malaria and its issues, and prevention of malaria throughout being pregnant and in kids underneath 5.

PMI-S is an indefinite supply indefinite amount contract with a number of process orders. Process Order 04 (TO 04) helps the SMEPs in Benue, Nasarawa, Plateau and Zamfara states to steer the response to malaria via 4 core interventions: (1) malaria case administration, together with malaria analysis and remedy for uncomplicated and extreme malaria, together with built-in group case administration (iCCM); (2) surveillance, monitoring, and analysis (SME); (Three) drug-based prevention and remedy approaches, together with IPTp and SMC; and (four) well being methods strengthening, together with State Malaria Elimination Programme (SMEP) planning, administration, and program monitoring.

Overview of Consultancy

  • MSH seeks the companies of a short-term advisor to steer the event of the TO 04 12 months 1 (October 1, 2020 – September 30, 2021) workplan. The work plan is because of USAID no later than September 27, 2020. The advisor should be primarily based in Abuja, Nigeria and can work remotely with the PMI-S workers, SMEP counterparts and different stakeholders.
  • He / she could also be requested to have in-person conferences in Abuja and journey to Benue, Nasarawa and Plateau to fulfill with stakeholders.
  • The advisor can even be required to carry digital conferences with the Zamfara SMEP / SMOH to assemble info for the work plan.
  • S / he’ll comply with all MSH guidelines concerning COVID-19 and would solely do any in-person work if / when MSH insurance policies permit it.

The Guide will to hold out the next:

  • Contribute to the event, and handle an in depth timeline for all TO 04 work plan improvement actions. The timeline should embrace particular duties, due dates and accountable events.
  • Convene and chair common progress conferences (day by day huddles, as wanted) concerning work plan improvement. Conferences to incorporate PMI-S Nigeria workers (Abuja and subject) in addition to Dwelling Workplace workers as wanted.
  • Contribute to improvement of templates for Detailed Implementation Plan (DIP) and narrative, utilizing present codecs.
  • Collect all inputs, compile, edit and current a DIP for every of the four states.
  • Put together a well-edited and concise joint TO4 DIP and work plan narrative from the 4 particular person state DIPs and narratives.
  • Work with F&A Director to develop price range inputs for exercise price range projections.
  • Obtain and incorporate suggestions from reviewers, and put together ultimate model.
  • Put together a slide deck for PMI-S to current work plan to USAID.
  • Incorporate USAID suggestions, and work with the PMI-S Nation Director to finalize all items of the work plan for submission to USAID.

Deliverables:

  • Work Plan improvement timeline.
  • DIP and narrative templates.
  • Motion objects from conferences.
  • A DIP draft for every of Benue, Nasarawa, Plateau and Zamfara States
  • A ultimate joint TO 04 DIP and work plan narrative.
  • Slide deck for presentation to USAID.

Minimal

  • A Bachelor’s Diploma and postgraduate qualification in related subject is a should; and not less than 5 years put up qualification expertise engaged on well being improvement applications.
  • Confirmed expertise main improvement of strategic or annual program work plans for presidency and NGOs in Nigeria is required. Expertise growing work plans for USAID-funded organizations is fascinating.
  • Familiarity with the Malaria Program in Central and Northern States of Nigeria.
  • Wonderful writing and enhancing expertise, Microsoft Excel and Phrase pc packages.

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Job Title: Guide for Baseline Evaluation

Location: Abuja

 

Background
Since its founding in 1971, MSH has labored in over 150 nations with coverage makers, well being professionals, and well being care shoppers to enhance the standard, availability and affordability of well being companies. Working with governments, donors, non-governmental organizations, the non-public sector, and well being companies, MSH responds to precedence well being issues reminiscent of HIV & AIDS; tuberculosis; malaria; maternal, new child and little one well being; household planning and reproductive well being; and continual non-communicable illnesses reminiscent of most cancers, diabetes, and lung and coronary heart illness. By means of strengthening capability, investing in well being methods innovation, constructing the proof base, and advocating for sound public well being coverage, MSH is dedicated to creating a long-lasting distinction in international well being.

PMI-S is a five-year, USAID-funded malaria venture in Nigeria carried out by Administration Sciences for Well being (MSH) with the protection of eight states: Akwa Ibom, Benue, Cross River, Ebonyi, Nasarawa, Oyo, Plateau, and Zamfara. The objective of the venture is to contribute to the Nationwide Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP) imaginative and prescient of attaining “a malaria free Nigeria” and the PMI Technique 2015-2020 objective to additional scale back malaria deaths and considerably lower malaria morbidity towards the long-term objective of elimination.

This objective might be achieved via interventions aimed toward enhancing each the availability of and demand for malaria-related companies inside a stronger well being system. Profitable implementation of the proposed interventions is anticipated to lead to improved protection of high quality malaria companies, a strengthened well being system for delivering increased high quality malaria companies; improved demand for, and use of malaria case administration companies; and enhancements within the drug-based malaria prevention.

Goals of the Consultancy:

  • MSH is searching for an skilled and extremely expert advisor with huge expertise within the newest PMI malaria programming and analysis to conduct baseline evaluation in 4 PMI-S intervention states (Akwa Ibom, Cross Rivers, Ebonyi and Oyo).
  • The general goal of the consultancy is to steer the design, implementation, evaluation and reporting of the baseline.

The objectives of the baseline evaluation are:

  • To evaluate the strengths and gaps of malaria programming and malaria service supply in every state.
  • To determine areas for strategic interventions to realize venture goals and outcomes utilizing approaches tailor-made to state-specific findings.
  • MSH invitations you to submit a suggestion in accordance with the necessities of the next Solicitation.  MSH should obtain proposals no later than the Date and Time indicated within the desk beneath.

Scope of the Baseline Evaluation
The baseline evaluation in Akwa Ibom, Cross rivers, Ebonyi and Oyo states might be performed at 4 ranges in every state: LGA, well being facility and group.

Native Authorities Space Stage:

  • Malaria insurance policies and pointers: Set up availability and use of malaria coverage paperwork, pointers, SOPs, instruments, job aids, and coaching supplies in chosen LGA well being departments and chosen main well being care facilities.
  • LGA-level malaria coordination: Evaluate the performance of malaria program coordination and administration constructions at chosen LGA well being division and malaria models, together with workers power, duties and reporting, sub-committees, evaluate conferences, amongst others. Study the present follow, determine strengths, challenges and areas that want enchancment.
  • SME: Evaluate present constructions, methods and processes for assortment of well being facility month-to-month abstract types (MSF), validation, entry, evaluation, knowledge high quality assessments (DQA), knowledge interpretation, and knowledge use for resolution making. Study present practices and determine strengths, challenges, and areas that want enchancment.
  • Mechanism for planning and budgeting: Evaluate human and monetary sources for malaria management, the supply of LGA malaria plans, the method for growing the malaria plans and alignment with state malaria AOP, and the usage of LGA malaria plans to information implementation, coordination, and useful resource mobilization. Doc sources of funding and sources reminiscent of malaria commodities for LGA malaria elimination actions, budgets and releases for malaria actions in final 4 years.
  • Malaria diagnostics high quality assurance: System for malaria diagnostics inside and exterior high quality assurance (for fast diagnostic check – RDT – and microscopy) and linkage with state degree diagnostics high quality assurance system.
  • Referral system – Evaluate present referral system for malaria and availability of referral listing within the LGA.
  • Well being facility monitoring and supportive supervision – Availability of LGA supervisory groups, instruments, frequency of supervision, funding, logistics challenges.

Well being Facility Stage:

  • Facility infrastructure: Laboratory, drug retailer, house for scientific actions, gear, and commodities inventory of malaria commodities at time of go to, supply of commodities, challenges with commodity provide, commodity stock-outs.
  • Companies: Service bundle provided by the well being facility, particularly malaria prevention, analysis and remedy; immunization and little one welfare; ANC/supply; and referrals.
  • Malaria paperwork: Availability of job aids/SOPs, coaching manuals, malaria insurance policies and pointers, lab register, outpatient division (OPD) register, reporting types, and many others.
  • Human useful resource: Variety of workers by cadre, malaria-related trainings acquired, 12 months of coaching and funding supply for trainings. Supervision acquired from LGA, SMOH, SPHCDA, or HMB as relevant.
  • Well being facility attendance: OPD attendance, inpatient report, fever instances, fever instances examined with RDT or microscopy, confirmed uncomplicated malaria instances, extreme malaria, remedy, antenatal care (ANC) attendance and intermittent preventive remedy in being pregnant (IPTp), and long-lasting insecticidal (LLIN) distribution for youngsters lower than 5 years and pregnant ladies, and NHLMIS knowledge.
  • Evaluate choose knowledge from supply registers with MSFs and knowledge from MSF with NHLMIS knowledge for consistency, completeness and doc knowledge high quality points. Evaluate NHLMIS knowledge with service knowledge for fever instances examined for RDT/RDTs used; confirmed uncomplicated malaria given artemisinin-based mixture remedy (ACT/ACT) remedy course used and pregnant ladies given IPTp/sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine-SP course used inside the identical given interval and triangulate stock-out knowledge.
  • Knowledge high quality: course of for assuring high quality of knowledge generated within the facility.
  • Course of for filling out MSF each month, knowledge verification and evaluation.
  • Knowledge use on the well being facility degree.
  • Neighborhood knowledge assortment and evaluation.
  • Diagnostics: Availability of malaria analysis companies, malaria analysis high quality assurance-quality management (QA/QC), and challenges in analysis.
  • Inventory: availability of ACTs, RDTs and SPs.
  • Referral system: Referral system in place for suspected extreme malaria instances from decrease degree to increased degree of care, together with challenges, and gaps.
  • Exit client-interviews: These interviews might be to evaluate the standard of companies acquired for sufferers/guardians of sufferers with fever who acquired a service, and pregnant ladies solely.
  • Cost for malaria companies – companies paid for and companies provided freed from cost, and supply of facility funding can even have to be assessed.

Neighborhood Stage:

  • Data might be collected from chosen communities inside the LGAs visited via interplay with group leaders, group pharmacists, group volunteers working within the communities, beneficiaries of companies (moms of youngsters underneath 5 who’ve had a baby with fever, ladies who’ve been pregnant within the final 12 months). Data will embrace:
  • Locations the place majority of the folks search take care of fever (e.g. non-public and public well being amenities, group volunteers, conventional healers, and PPMV retailers, and many others.).
  • Locations the place majority of pregnant ladies search being pregnant assist and companies throughout being pregnant (not supply) and whether or not they acquired malaria-related medicines/nets.
  • Perceptions of companies supplied by well being amenities.
  • Neighborhood to well being facility referral practices and challenges.
  • Neighborhood strengths and native sources obtainable for bettering well being and malaria companies together with seasonal malaria chemoprevention (SMC).
  • Neighborhood notion on what causes malaria and the way malaria will be prevented and handled.
  • Folks’s views on methods to enhance malaria companies in the neighborhood.
  • Neighborhood-level interventions, particularly group case administration of malaria or iCCM, SMC, present standing, supply of commodities, and key implementation challenges.

Methodology:

  • The advisor ought to make the most of blended strategies and triangulation of sources/knowledge to make sure the credibility of key findings and suggestions from the baseline evaluation. Knowledge assortment strategies are listed beneath:
  • Key informant interviews and focus group discussions with related people on the LGA, well being facility and group ranges.
  • Well being facility evaluation together with consumer exit interviews, knowledge high quality assessments and different attainable instruments.
  • Different instruments: The advisor could advocate different instruments as applicable for the evaluation.
  • The advisor might be required to pretest baseline evaluation instruments to assist decide the relevance, readability, and substance of research questions and the period of time wanted to finish them.

Deliverables
Roles and Obligations of the Consultancy:

  • Develop a piece plan with indicative timelines for the project. Lead the recruitment and coaching of subject functionaries -research assistants and knowledge collectors. Conduct all knowledge assortment together with introductory conferences on the completely different ranges of knowledge assortment. Analyze each quantitative and qualitative knowledge. Write the draft experiences, and finalize experiences primarily based on feedback/suggestions acquired from MSH and funder.

Anticipated Outcomes from the Consultancy:

  • Complete baseline evaluation report: The report ought to embrace an govt abstract, introduction/background to the venture, methodology, key findings and outcomes, limitations to the research, and suggestions for all 4 states. Steering might be supplied by MSH for different specifics within the report.
  • Workplace location: The person advisor will work with the respective MSH state places of work the place the baseline evaluation is going down.
  • Reporting duties: The advisor will report back to the next:
  • The PMI-S State coordinator within the state of project: Every day
  • The Director, Monitoring and Analysis at MSH/Abuja: Weekly
  • Journey: All journey deemed mandatory to finish this project should be integrated into the monetary proposal to be submitted by the bidder.

Contract Time period

  • The interval of efficiency for this Scope of Work shall not exceed Three months and turns into efficient from the date the advisor enters right into a contract with MSH Nigeria.
  • It is very important word that as a result of urgency of this job, the profitable advisor is anticipated to begin work not later than at some point after contract signing.
  • The advisor is anticipated to implement the baseline evaluation actions concurrently in all of the 4 states.

  • A Postgraduate Diploma in Public Well being or equal in a associated subject.
  • Expertise in well being sector. Nonetheless, malaria analysis expertise might be most popular.
  • Proof of comparable consultancy jobs efficiently accomplished within the final 1-Three years.
  • Demonstrated proof of fine analytical, presentation, and reporting expertise.
  • Wonderful interpersonal, multicultural, and team-building expertise.
  • Skill to reply to feedback and questions in a well timed, applicable method.
  • Skill to jot down high-quality, clear, and concise experiences in English.
  • Wonderful organizational expertise – detail-oriented and correct.
  • Demonstrated proof of expertise in knowledge evaluation, knowledge visualization, knowledge interpretation, and knowledge use.
  • Familiarity with, and understanding of, USAID procedures and processes.
  • Expertise working with, and understanding of, authorities ministries, departments and companies, notably on the state degree.
  • Information and understanding of the native political, financial, and social context within the baseline evaluation states.
  • Expertise engaged on comparable assignments on the nationwide or state degree might be an added benefit.

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Be aware
Consultants making use of for this consultancy ought to connect the next paperwork to their utility. These paperwork might be required for the choice course of:

  • A 5-10 web page idea word on the detailed methodology s/he intends to make use of for the baseline evaluation. This idea word ought to solely deal with the analysis questions and the methodology.
  • Detailed estimated price range for the implementation of the baseline evaluation primarily based on the methodology proposed.
  • Timeline of the baseline evaluation.
  • A complete and up to date CV which ought to state assessments, evaluations and researches performed previously.
  • No less than one current instance (report) of an analogous baseline evaluation performed

 

 

Necessary Notes

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