Policy Advisor

Society for Family Health (SFH) is one of the leading public health non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Nigeria, implementing programmes in Reproductive Health/Family Planning; HIV and AIDS prevention and treatment; malaria prevention and treatment; primary health care system strengthening and maternal, newborn and child health care. SFH works in partnership with the Federal and State Governments of Nigeria, the Global Fund, United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Department for International Development (DFID), Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Merck for Mothers, Children Investment Fund Foundation among other international donors. We offer professional opportunities for career advancement, a good working environment and competitive remuneration.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Policy AdvisorLocation: Abuja, Nigeria Job Title: Full-timeJob Profile The Policy Advisor leads on SFH policy and advocacy engagement on health system strengthening initiatives including health financing, Human resources for Health and health service organization agenda  geared towards the achievement of universal health coverage in Nigeria.This includes developing the organisation’s advocacy strategy on these issues drawing from our extensive programme experience over the years, leading the  embedment, implementation and review of this strategy working with the broader programme functional areas.Job RoleThe role of the Policy Advisor include:Policy and advocacy strategy development, embedment, implementation and monitoringCapacity development of SFH staff, CSOs, networks and coalition partners for policy and advocacy worklead SFH policy engagement on universal health access and health systems’ with focus on health system financing, Human resource for health and development of service delivery models including public private partnershipsPolicy research, analysis and publicationsRepresent SFH in major policy processes and technical working groups 

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