Project Manager at Society for Family Health (SFH)

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, treatment, care and support, primary health care system strengthening and Maternal and Child Health. SFH works in partnership with the Federal and State Governments of Nigeria, the Global Fund, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation among other international donors. We seek to recruit qualified persons as a result of growth in the organisation. We offer professional opportunities for career advancement, a good working environment and competitive remuneration.We require competent candidates for the vacant position below:Job Title: Project ManagerApplication Code: Project Manager-TBTPPLocation: KanoProject: Society for Family Health TB Treatment and Prevention ProjectDuration of Contract: Full time, fixed-term contract - Sixteen (16) monthsType of Contract: Temporary Service HiresJob ProfileThe Project Manager will have overall responsibility for all project activities including management of project staff, oversight and liaison with SHOPS Plus and other stakeholders at the national and state levelsThe project manager shall represent SFH at all international and national level discussions, which will include but not restricted to technical and management meetings with government ministries, agencies and departments assuring fiscal integrity of operations and ensuring progress against programme indicatorsThe project manager will be reporting directly to the Head, project support unit and shall be the main contact person between SFH and SHOPS Plus.Job RoleThe successful candidate will:Coordinate implementation of project activities by participating Proprietary and Patent Medical Vendors and Community Pharmacists (PPMVs & CPs)Conduct advocacy to all stakeholders to ensure buy in, participation and enabling environment for project implementation.Manage and maintain good relations with all stakeholders – PPMVs/CPs, PHIRA, STB programme etc.Supervise and coordinate the production of project outputs to the required standard of quality and within the specified constraints of time and cost as outlined in the project proposal and result framework documentsMobilize all project inputs in accordance with agreed project terms of reference.Supervise, guide and coordinate the work of the project implementation team, all project staff, consultants and activity/sub-project contractors under the project.In close liaison with the Head of PSU and Finance Director prepare and revise project work and financial plans.Oversee and ensure timely submission of the project inception Report, combined project implementation review/annual project report (PIR/APR), monthly reports, quarterly technical reports, quarterly financial reports, and other reports as may be required by the donors.Disseminate project reports and respond to queries from stakeholders.Provide project update to the State TB Programme and PHIRA and ensure the fulfillment of donor directives.Carry out regular supervisory visits to all participating Hospitals, CPs and PPMVs in the state. 

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