Call for Health Expert

Abt Associates - The International Development Division focuses on improving the lives and economic well-being of people in lower and middle-income countries. We command technical expertise in health, agriculture, climate change, food security and governance - as well as in international evaluation. Our multi-layered health portfolio includes policy, health promotion and disease prevention, health finance, and health systems management. In partnership with government clients and local experts, our high-quality programs in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East are known for impact and innovation.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Call for Health ExpertLocation: NigeriaOpportunityAbt Associates is seeking long-term International Health experts for a health systems strengthening programme in Nigeria, funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID). We are looking for a range of expertise with proven experience in the following technical areas in Nigeria at the institutional level:Health systems strengthening - Ref. number 01Health financing - Ref. number 02Public financial management - Ref. number 03Health governance - Ref. number 04Institutional and individual capacity building - Ref. number 05Advocacy and accountability - Ref. number 06Health information systems and data – Ref. number 07Private sector health - Ref. number 08Family planning - Ref. number 09Gender, equity and social inclusion - Ref. number 10Monitoring, evaluation, research and learning - Ref. number 11Abt Associates is looking for experts with proven experience delivering health impacts in complex and challenging operational environments. Candidates will need to convey this impact through their applications and have clear examples to illustrate this impact. The individuals should also be value driven, in alignment with Abt Associates: being committed to excellence, mission-driven, global in their outlook, collaborative and holding themselves accountable through the work they do. More information here: Professional ExperienceExperience working within the Nigerian health sector, with demonstrable impactExperience liaising with and supporting the Federal Ministry of Health, state ministries of health and/or Local Government Authorities in Borno, Jigawa, Kaduna, Kano, Lagos and YobeExperience working with the private sector, non-governmental organisations and/or civil society organisations to strengthen health outcomes in NigeriaExperience with donor-funded programmes, specifically DFID, is preferred 

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