Posted on :
19 Dec, 2013
19 Dec, 2013
Federal Ministry of Health – Nigeria adopted the use of LLINs as the main intervention for malaria vector control because of its cost effectiveness. In 2009, the country embarked on national mass LLIN campaigns targeting distribution of over 64 million LLINs. Till date, 57,779,191 LLINs have been distributed In 36 states and the Federal Capital. Territory using this strategy. This represents 82% of the total national target.
The National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP) of the Federal Ministry of Health and Society for Family Health (SFH) are Principal Recipients (PRs) to the Global Fund Round 8 Phase 2 Malaria grant titled, “Contributing to Rapid and Sustained Scale-up of Malaria Control Interventions for Impact in Nigeria” in both the public and private sectors. The grant covers Five (5) Service Delivery Areas including Prevention with LLINs. NMEP and SFH have also received interim funding from the Global Fund in addition to the Phase 2 Round 8 fund whose proceeds is majorly for procurement of LLINs for replacement campaigns in 2014.
In view of the needs for effective coordination of the LLIN campaign activities in 2014, it has become necessary to engage a Technical Adviser on Coordination and three Advisors (i.e.Technical, Logistics and Demand creation work stream Advisors) to support the planning and implementation of the campaign activities. The TORs for the Technical Adviser on Coordination and the Advisors are stated below.
We are recruiting to fill the following positions below:
2.) Technical Work Stream Advisor
3.) Logistics Work Stream Advisor
4.) Demand Creation Work Stream Advisor
Application Closing Date
21st December, 2013
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should submit the following to the address indicated below:
The above should be submitted in an envelope with the position being applied for clearly written on the right upper part of the envelope and submitted by courier to the office of:
The National Coordinator,
National Malaria Elimination Programme,
1st Floor, Abia House,
Central Business District,
To: [email protected] with the position applied for as the subject of the e-mail.
Note: That successful individuals will be expected to commence work immediately from 20th January 2014.