Local Monitoring & Supervision (M&S) Consultant at iplus Consortium

iplus Consortium - The Nigeria Supply Chain Integration project which is funded by the Global Fund is designed to improve patient access and availability of medicines - through visibility, control and efficient last mile delivery. The project will also ensure tighter integration of National health commodities supply chains between Federal & State, Donors, Public & Private Sector, and across commodities - HIV, Malaria, TB, Reproductive Health and Vaccines.The consortium will be supporting the National Product Supply Chain Management Program (NPSCMP) within the Food and Drugs Services (FDS) Department of the Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) in achieving its set objectives of having a streamlined, cost effective and ultimately more sustainable National Pharmaceutical Supply Chain. We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below: Job Title: Local Monitoring & Supervision (M&S) ConsultantSpecific ResponsibilitiesWork  in  close  collaboration  with and  under  the  overall  supervision  of Lead  Expert  M&S, National M&S coordinator, LMCU zonal coordinators and i+solutions Nigeria office team;Conduct  monitoring  visits  to  year  1  states  (14)  to  follow-up  on  the  implementation  of  M&S  work plan, as per defined schedule;Draft and disseminate routine progress updates (reports)on M&S activities per state;Provide technical assistance to the states in the area of M&S, where required including data quality assurance;Participate in stakeholder consultative workshops to discuss year 2 implementation plan;Facilitate the training of state consultants and LMCU staff in monitoring and supervision activities for year 2 states (23);Contribute to routine reports and progress updates;Contribute to the planning and implementation of M&S activities, documented in an activity plan;Coordinate pilot testing of the proposed M&S system in selected states and contribute towards finalization of the M&S framework document;Provide technical support to the state consultants and LMCU staff on M&S activities, where necessary;Work with consortium partners and i+solutions local staff to ensure successful implementation of project work plans at state level; 

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