KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation Nigeria Domestic Resource Mobilization (DRM) Consultant Vacancy (Akwa Ibom Cluster)
(Vacancy Number C07)
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation Nigeria is seeking to engage consultants in Nigeria to provide technical assistance and support for the Domestic Resource Mobilization for TB care and treatment within Akwa Ibom Cluster of TB LON 1 and 2 Project
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation Nigeria is seeking to engage consultants in Nigeria to provide technical assistance and support for the Domestic Resource Mobilization for TB care and treatment within Akwa Ibom Cluster of TB LON 1 and 2 Project KNCV Nigeria
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation Nigeria is a local non-profit organization dedicated to the fight against tuberculosis (TB), the deadliest infectious disease in the Nigeria. KNCV Nigeria is a local center of excellence for TB control that promotes effective, efficient, innovative and sustainable tuberculosis control strategies in a national context. Our multidisciplinary team of passionate professionals covers a broad range of expertise such as programmatic TB control, research, clinical management, social science, education, digital health, and project management.
USAID Nigeria TB LON Regions 1 and 2 Project
The TB LON Project is funded by USAID Nigeria and focuses on locally generated solutions to provide TB prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment and notification, while addressing stigma and discrimination. The TB LON regions 1 and 2 project is implemented by KNCV TB foundation Nigeria and is expanding the provision and increased access to TB services within the public and none public health sectors in Nigeria. The project is targeted at increasing the number of tuberculosis (TB) cases that are detected, treated and notified to 437,895 within the five year grant implementation period 2020 to 2025 and is being implemented across 14 states in Nigeria; Bauchi, Kaduna, Katsina, Kano, Nasarawa, Plateau, Taraba, Anambra, Akwa Ibom, Benue, Cross River, Delta, Imo and Rivers State. The project’s four intermediate results are as follows;
KNCV Nigeria is working with a consortium of partners- two sub recipients- CCCRN and KNCV International and six strategic service package providers- Instrat Global Services, Initiative for the Prevention and Control of Diseases (PCD), Jana Health Foundation, Diadem Consult, Public Health Concerns Ltd and TB Network.
Towards meeting the project set targets, KNCV Nigeria and partners adopted a mixed model of community and facility based, health systems strengthening strategies and digital solutions to find TB cases in a Roll in, Roll on and Roll out staged approach. Roll in is in year 1 which is the planning stage, collaborations and capacity building, Roll on is the saturation stage in Year 2,3 and 4 while Roll out in year 5 is the transitioning Stage. DRM TA Rationale: KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation Nigeria is implementing the TB-LON Regions 1&2 with funds from USAID to provide TA support to the TB LON states to determine the timelines, set a roadmap and support the integration of TB care into the minimum health benefit package in the state health insurance schemes as well as provide support for resource mobilization for TB control at the state level.
Purpose of the Assignment
KNCV Nigeria aims to provide TA to states to drive Domestic Resource Mobilization activities and integrate tuberculosis care into State Health Insurance Schemes minimum health benefit package.
Location : Akwa Ibom Cluster (Akwa Ibom, Cross River and Rivers states)
The consultant and his team are to visit selected states where KNCV intends to carry out this assignment in line with its goals and objectives:
The consultant reports to the following supervising teams:
Timeframe: Short term assignment from November 9th 2020 – September 30th 2021
Who are we looking for?
Application and information
Kindly access the detailed concept note @ www.kncvnigeria.org
Your application including your curriculum vitae, a motivation letter, proof of prior experience, and 3 professional references which must be indicated on you CV) can be submitted via firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for Submission is 30 October 2020.