SFH: Assistant Manager II, Health Comm.

Posted on :

21 Dec, 2009

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Healthcare Jobs in Nigeria

Society for Family Health is an indigenous Nigerian not-for-profit, nongovernmental organization specializing in public health interventions in the areas of HIV/AIDS, Reproductive Health, and Maternal and Child Health. – SFH is recruiting for an Assistant Manager II, Health Communications

Assistant Manager II, Health Communications (North East)
(Ref: AMHC, North East) email: [email protected]

Job Profile:

Reports to the Regional Manager.

  • The successful candidate will ensure coordination and implementation of Behavior Change community level interventions working with Civil Organisation (CSO) partners in the assigned region of the zone.
  • S/he will carry out administrative supervision of CSO partners intervening at the various sites and ensure the successful implementation of general population Interpersonal communication (IPC) activities for, HIV Family Planning, and Maternal and Child Health interventions.
  • S/he will also support the training of and supervise peer educators to conduct interventions among the general population.


The desired candidate:

  • Must possess a first degree in health science, social sciences, or communication.
  • Must have completed the national youth service, prior working experience in similar capacity will be an added advantage
  • Must be able to communicate proficiently in the appropriate language for this target group in the zone, and be attuned to and comfortable with the culture/traditions in the communities.
  • Must have a deep knowledge and understanding of the Hausa language

Application Method:

A one page application letter using the position “Ref” as subject, should be addressed to the Associate Director HR, clearly providing evidence of competences required for the job, as well current remuneration and comprehensive curriculum vitae indicating clearly your telephone numbers, e-mail address and current contact address should be sent to the email address beside the job you are applying for. Do note that any candidate with multiple submissions will be disqualified. Candidates without the minimum requirement need not apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Email: [email protected] (Ref: AMHC, North East)

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