LGA SEASONAL MALARIA CHEMOPREVENTION CAMPAIGN TECHNICAL CONSULTANT
CLOSING DATE: 17 JUN 2020
Chemonics International, USAID Global Health Supply Chain – Procurement and Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) project.
STTA Scope of Work
Classification: Short Term Local
Level of Effort: (120 days)
Location: Gusau. Zamfara State and its axis
This scope of work (SOW) sets forth the services to be provided by Consultant to SAII Associates Ltd/Gte, an associate company of Chemonics International Inc.
The objective of this billable short-term assignment is to serve as the Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention (SMC) Campaign for the USAID Global Health Supply Chain (GHSC) – Procurement and Supply Management (PSM) project. The SMC Consultant will provide overall technical support and coordination for the implementation of the SMC campaigns in Zamfara Nigeria.
Background: The GHSC-PSM Project is a USAID project implemented by SAII International in Nigeria. The goal of the project is to procure and provide health commodities for all USAID health programs, including but not limited to, HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Family Planning, and Maternal & Child Health, as well as provide systems strengthening technical assistance to improve supply chain management and commodity security in Nigeria. The GHSC-PSM project has been requested extend support to Seasonal Chemoprevention campaigns in Zamfara State.
The project would be supporting the current round of SMC campaigns consisting of 4 cycles between July and October 2020. PMI/USAID has procured about 5.3 million Sulphadoxine Amodiaquine (SPAQ) treatments for Zamfara and campaign planning processes are currently have commenced.
Since GHSC-PSM project is tasked with facilitating all activities and providing overall technical guidance for implementation of the SMC campaigns in Zamfara State on behalf of the PMI partnership, a State SMC Consultant and LGA Technical Assistants with strong back ground in campaign processes are needed to deal with the huge volume of campaign related technical operations.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Functions)
Supervision of Consultant: The SMC Campaign Consultant will report to the Malaria Manager within the Malaria Program department of GHSC-PSM.
HOW TO APPLY
Only candidates based in Zamfara and its axis will be considered. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.