Ohonyeta Care Givers (OCAG) Jobs in Benue State

Ohonyeta Care Givers (OCAG) is a Non-Government Organization (NGO)
established in 1997 in Otukpo – Benue State to address the
socio-economic and health concerns of the people of Benue and other poor
communities in Nigeria.
OCAG is dedicated to empowering vulnerable and
marginalized communities in Benue State and beyond through advocacy /
policy influencing, reproductive health messaging and referrals,
capacity building, household economic strengthening and program
/services delivery across the broad spectrum of HIV/AIDS.


OCAG is about to start the implementation of an integrated community
case management of malaria, pneumonia and diarrhoea (ICCM) in
partnership with Christian Aid and funding from DFID/UKAid subject to
signing of contract agreement. 
 
In view of this, Ohonyeta Care Givers (OCAG) is
requesting applications from only qualified candidates for the position
below:


Job Title:
Monitoring, Evaluation and Knowledge Management Officer
Location:
Benue
Job Descriptions

  • The role will be responsible to develop, promote effective and
    efficient monitoring and evaluation of programme activities, centered on
    impact and outcomes; create conditions so that learning is fed into
    programme decision-making across the 2 LGAs.
  • Use participatory approaches to monitoring and evaluation for effective project implementation and results.
  • Encourage active knowledge management and organizational learning needs using Monitoring and Evaluation findings.
  • The role will develop and strengthen Monitoring and Evaluation
    systems to allow for effective, accurate reporting for decision making
    and project implementation, encourage active knowledge management and
    organizational learning needs using Monitoring and Evaluation findings,
    communicate project successes and learning through traditional and
    innovative approaches.

Essential Criteria

  • Degree, preferably in Statistics or the Social Sciences.
  • At least 3 years NGO experience and knowledge of monitoring and
    evaluation with good knowledge of public health management challenges in
    Nigeria, particularly in the areas of research, implementation, project
    management and community development programmes, as well as health
    policy.
  • Experience of monitoring, evaluation, research and Learning and
    project/programme-cycle management approaches and tools – including
    participatory planning.
  • Understanding of reporting requirements of institutional donors such as DFID, Global Fund, EU and USAID.
  • Hands-on experience supporting community based development
    programmes. Experience of building the M&E skills and capacity of
    others
  • Knowledge and experience using statistical software such as
    SPSS, Epi-info; STATA) and handheld digital data collection platform e.g
    KoBo collect.
  • Ability to use data management and information systems such as
    DHIS and digital data platforms for real time data entry, analysis and
    reporting.
  • Ability to produce quality reports, case studies and health
    advocacy briefs from analysis conducted on data sets and gathered
    qualitative information.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively represent organization at state and local levels
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Desirable Criteria

  • Ability to incorporate gender analysis and inclusion and community health work.
  • Familiarity with DFID/UKAid funding and reporting requirements
  • Experience working with government institutions and agencies in Nigeria
  • Ability to produce case studies and advocacy briefs from analysis conducted on data sets and gathered qualitative information.
  • Local language knowledge a plus.
  • Remains energized and focused in the face of ambiguity, change or strenuous demands.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to coordinate and work well in a team.

Job Title: Project /Logistics Officer
Location:
Benue
Job Description

  • The post holder will be responsible for ensuring effective
    project implementation and management of ICCM commodities at community
    and LGA levels.
  • The post will manage collaborations with focal persons in the LGA (CORPs, LLHFWs etc) and State CMS.
  • S/he will provide technical support on effective management of
    commodities including tracking of commodities, compliance with storage
    and distribution, utilization and reporting of logistics data.
  • H/She will work with Christian Aid’s State Programme Coordinator
    to ensure timely distribution of commodities to health facilities.
  • The role will be responsible for effective management of
    commodities including tracking of commodities, compliance with storage
    and distribution, utilization and reporting of logistics data, ensure
    project activities are delivered on time, within approved budget and in
    compliance with standard protocols, policies and national guidelines.
    The role will maintain strong relationships through effective
    communication between organization, partners (donors and funders), LGAs
    and Central Medical Store (CMS).
  • The role will ensure compliance with financial policies and
    procedures including reporting requirements and contribution made to
    other team members in the development and implementation of community
    based volunteers’ capacity development and training.
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Essential Criteria

  • Degree in Basic Health or any related field. S/he must have at
    least 3 years’ experience of working with an indigenous or international
    NGO.
  • Experience in strengthening health commodities logistics management systems at local and state level.
  • Extensive understanding of the national response to health care
    delivery and health policies, integrated community case management of
    childhood illnesses and maternal health.
  • Knowledge and competency in gender-sensitive and inclusive programming
  • Experience of managing donor-funded projects
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate project progress reports to a wide audience
  • English fluency and ability to write clearly and concisely.
  • Local language knowledge a plus.
  • Familiarity with ICCM national guidelines desirable

Desirable Criteria:

  • Skills and experience in state and local advocacy and lobbying processes
  • Familiarity with Donor funding and reporting requirements
  • Experience working with government institutions and agencies in Nigeria
  • Remains energized and focused in the face of ambiguity, change or strenuous demands.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to coordinate and work well in a team.

Remuneration
Attractive.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Cover letter and CV’s to: ocagrecruit16@gmail.com (stating the position as subject of the mail). 

Application Deadline  10th October, 2016.

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