Senior Program Officer (Support Unit) -National Laboratory at FHI-360


FHI360 is a non-profit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in Health, Education, Nutrition, Environment, Economic Development, Civil Society, Gender, Youth, Research and Technology- creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today’s interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 60 countries, all 50 U.S. states and all U.S. territories.

The Global Fund is a 21st-century partnership organization designed to accelerate the end of AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria as epidemics. Founded in 2002, the Global Fund is a partnership between governments, civil society, the private sector and people affected by the diseases. The Global Fund raises and invests nearly US$4 billion a year to support programs run by local experts in countries and communities most in need. Since 2003, the Global Fund has invested more than 1.4 billion dollars in the fight against AIDS, TB and Malaria in Nigeria.

FHI360 is collaborating with AHNI on Global Fund project management and we are currently seeking qualified candidates for the positions below:

Position Title: Senior Program Officer (Support Unit) -National Laboratory

Contract Type:    Fixed Term

No. Reqd.:           1

Project:                Global Fund

Location:             Abuja

Senior Program Officer will in collaboration with the STA, Laboratory Services (NLTWG) and the Deputy Project Director provides supportive coordination, oversight, implementation, monitoring and reporting of all activities for the establishment and sustainability of the National Laboratory Technical Working Group (NLTWG) secretariat.

Minimum Recruitment Standards:

BS/BA degree in public health, laboratory sciences, business administration, health sciences, behavioral sciences or its recognized equivalent with 7-9 years of relevant experience with international development programs.

Or MS/MA/MPH or its equivalent with 5-7 years relevant experience with international development programs.

Demonstrated success in multicultural environments is required.

Familiarity with Nigerian public sector health system and NGOs and CBOs highly desirable.

Method of Application:

Please forward your resume (CV) and cover letter as a single document to e-mail addresses as indicated below:

Vacancy closes on 10th August, 2017. AHNi is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Only applications sent electronically (i.e. by e-mail) with the job title and location clearly indicated as the subject of the mail will be considered.

Disclaimer: AHNi does not charge candidates a fee for a test or interview.