CAREER: A HEALTH AND NUTRITION PROJECT MANAGER IN MONGUNO


    A HEALTH AND NUTRITION PROJECT MANAGER IN MONGUNO
  • POSITION: Nigeria- A Health and Nutrition Project Manager in Monguno
  • LOCATION (CITY / REGION): Monguno
  • TYPE OF COLLABORATION: salaried
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT: CSD
  • DATE OF TAKING A JOB: As soon as possible
  • LENGTH OF THE POSITION:6 months minimum


JOB SUMMARY

RESPONSIBILITIES
Under the direct management of Monguno Base Field Coordinator and with the technical support and supervision from the medical coordination team based in Maiduguri, the Health & Nutrition Project Manager role is to ensure an effective, timely and qualitative implementation of activities under his responsibility while abiding by PUI and donor requirements.

The Health & Nutrition Project Manager supervises the implementation of PUI health and nutrition intervention in Kukawa LGA while based in Monguno.

The intervention comprises the following main activities :


  • Management of one Primary Health Care Center (PHC) in Kukawa Ward including comprehensive services of primary health care and an OTP


  • Management of one Primary Health Care Center (PHC) in Cross Kauwa Ward including comprehensive services of primary health care, an OTP and a nutrition stabilization center (for complicated SAM cases)


  • Management of one mobile health clinic based in Cross Kauwa Ward and covering populations unable to reach the PHC including primary health care services and OTP


  • Management of the pharmacies of the facilities including on buffer pharmacy in Monguno linked to PUI central pharmacy based in Maiduguri


  • Management of referral to secondary health facilities in Monguno


  • Management of a Community Outreach Workers’ network (60 individuals receiving monthly incentives from PUI) engaged in health, nutrition, hygiene and protection oriented awareness raising and in multi-sector needs identification and internal / external referral


  • The 2 health facilities are managed in direct collaboration with the Nigerian Ministry of Health (MoH) with some MoH staff present in the facility and receiving incentives from PUI.


MAIN ACTIVITIES

  • Programs: He/She ensures proper implementation and monitoring of health & nutrition activities falling under his/her responsibility, while observing PUI’s health policy.


  • Human Resources: He/She supervises the teams running the 2 PHCs and 1 MHC and the Community Outreach Network.


  • Logistics and Administration: He/She ensures compliance of activities falling under his/her responsibility with logistical and administrative procedures.


  • Representation: He/She represents the association before partners, authorities and local actors involved in the implementation of health and nutrition programs in Kukawa and Monguno LGAs.


  • Safety: He/She contributes to efforts aimed at ensuring compliance with safety rules at the site, and transmits all information relating to safety concerns to his/her immediate supervisor.


  • Strategy: He/She contributes to the development of new interventions on the basis of identified needs.


REQUIRED PROFILE

  • Registered Nurse
  • Residency in Medicine


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES
2 -year experience in similar positions

APTITUDES 
TRANSVERSALES

  • Good writing skills
  • Very Strong Knowledge of Project Management


LANGUAGES

  • French required
  • English desirable


CONDITIONS
REMUNERATION
EMPLOYED with a Fixed-Term Contract

Monthly gross income: from 1 815 up to 2 145 Euros depending on the experience in International Solidarity + 50 Euros per semester seniority with PUI.

SUPPORTED

  • Cost covered: Round-trip transportation to and from home / mission, visas, vaccines…


  • Insurance including medical coverage and complementary healthcare, 24/24 assistance and repatriation


  • Housing in collective accommodation


  • Daily living Expenses (« Per diem »)


HOLIDAYS

  • Break Policy: 5 working days at 3 and 9 months + break allowance


  • Paid Leaves Policy: 5 weeks of paid leaves per year + return ticket every 6 months

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