State Team Leader 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.Job Title: State Team LeaderApplication code: STL-YobeLocation: Yobe Project: Subject to securing donor fundingDuration of Contract: Full time, fixed-term contract (six years)Job ProfileThe State Team Leader is responsible for translation, planning, coordination and execution of all project activities in the designated state. He/she translates policy and provides strategic direction as well as leadership for project activities in the state.Job RoleEnsure proper understanding of all programmes and including linkages and collaborations for with other related intervention at the state level. Also, provide leadership in the development of state activity plans based on programme outputs amongst others.Lead on state level planning, budgeting, implementation, reporting, learning and reflection.Coordinate, participate in and support activities of project team members in the state and monitor properties including electrical gadgets in the project office.Support the staff in development of annual budget and financial performance targets and monitor budgetary management and performanceEnsure judicious use and accountability of fund disbursed to the state.Ensure equitable distribution of resources according to the work plans and resource needs of all project staff focal person(s) and partnersLead in the collaboration with a wide range of stakeholders, including Government, other Implementing Partners, and internal stakeholders within SFH to achieve project and organisational deliverables.

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