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Vacancy in SOGON

The Society of Gynecology and Obstetrics of Nigeria (SOGON), a leading organisation in the area of maternal, newborn and child health is currently looking to fill a vacancy in the position mentioned below to implement a project on Family Planning.

Vacancy for:

Senior Technical Officer (STO) Budget work


Job Description: The ideal candidate will be able to Conduct Family Planning budget research and analysis; participate in high level meetings on Budget issues and provide technical oversight for technical document.

Location: Abuja-FCT (The positions are open to applicants residing in Abuja or willing to relocate at their own cost).

Recommended Level of Effort (LOE): Eight 8-hour days per month

Duration: The effective date is from the date of signing a contract in July 2020 to cease no later than the 30th September 2020, unless SOGON provides approval of a time extension in writing prior to the specified sub-grant Activity Completion Date. (30th September 2020). Please note that there is a possibility of the sub-grant agreement to be renewed.

Requirements: Qualified candidates MUST:

  • Have strong report writing skills with competences in data analysis and data visualization
  • Have a strong knowledge of child and family health policies and budgeting processes in Nigeria
  • Hold a Master’s degree in Health Economics or relevant areas.
  • Have experience in Research or M&E
  • Have knowledge of health systems at national level
  • Have minimum of 5 years’ experience as an STO with relevant experience in health budget analysis with development programs, government or donor agencies
  • Have the capacity for high-level interaction with partners and stakeholders as well as the capacity to access government officials to obtain public data.

Application Procedure:

Submit a letter of application and CV with contact details of 2 referees, the CV will be submitted as an attachment and the letter of application within the body of the email. Subject of the email must state the post being applied for – STO. Please forward application to: habibsadauki@gmail.com on or before 3rd July 2020. DO NOT ATTACH COPIES OF CERTIFICATES. Only shortlist candidates will be contacted for an interview.

The employer is an Equal Opportunity Employer and especially encourages applications from qualified female candidates.