NTD Technical Manager at Sightsavers

Sightsavers is an international organisation that changes lives for the long term. We work in more than 30 countries to eliminate avoidable blindness and support people with visual impairments to live independently.Sightsavers is recruiting to fill the following vacant positions below:Job Title:  NTD Technical Manager (15 month fixed term contract)Office location: Nigeria, KadunaSalary: Local T’s & C’s applyThe Technical Manager will provide technical support and oversee the management of the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust (QEDJT) supported Trichiasis surgery within the DFID supported Integrated NTD project. This resource will work closely with the NTD Coordination Programme Director and implementing partners to ensure the delivery of the programme targets and monitoring of programme activities and work with the state teams to ensure quality assurance.Key responsibilities;Programme ManagementSupporting the NTD Coordination Programme Director, by providing effective management, coordination and technical adviseTo support coordination of the implementation of Trichiasis surgery plans and ensuring adherence to work plans and budgetsMonitoring, Evaluation and ReportingMonitoring the implementation of the TT surgeries in Kano, Kaduna, Katsina, Niger, Zamfara and Yobe StatesSupport the in monitoring and supervision of Trichiasis surgeries and clearing TT backlogs and adherence to preferred practices.Ensuring the use of monitoring tools developed for Trichiasis surgery in the states.Reviewing the evidence provided by partners for the delivery of milestones for payment.Monitoring the surgical quality, patient satisfaction, and data quality during the 3-6 month period following Trichiasis surgery.Responsible for guiding the overall trichiasis M&E strategyLead the process of defining Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for monitoring project performance, and contribute to evaluation design and learning processes

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