SBCC Advisor Vacancy at Jhpiego

Jhpiego, an Affiliate of Johns Hopkins University is a global leader in improving healthcare services for women and their families.

We hereby invite applications from highly resourceful, experienced and dynamic professionals for the vacant position below:

Job Title: SBCC Advisor

Location: Abuja, Nigeria
Position Repost To: Technical Director

Job Summary

  • The SBCC Advisor will provide overall leadership in implementation of behavior change communication work for TMEC/RISE programs in Akwa Ibom, Adamawa, Cross River and Niger States.
  • The SBCC Advisor will provide leadership in implementing key approved strategies for engaging communities and religious leaders in achieving TMEC/RISE program goals.

Required Qualifications

  • Masters degree in Health Communications, Public Health Management, Social Sciences, International Development, or a related field.
  • S/he has at least 7 years of experience in relevant areas.
  • Knowledge and experience in health education and behavioral change communication is required.
  • A minimum of 5 years experience of leadership and management of relevant projects.
  • Experience in developing and implementing a behavioral change communication strategy, focusing on creating demand for community and facility-based health services.
  • Demonstrate good judgment, possesses sensitivity and understanding of how messaging impacts diverse audiences
  • Experience in developing behavioral change communication tools and materials.
  • Guiding and providing technical assistance to project/host country government staffs working on Social Behavioral Change Communications projects,
  • Experience in developing behavioral change communication tools and materials.

Application Closing Date
15th August, 2019.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their Application Letter and CV as a One Single Word document indicating location to: ng-recruitment@jhpiego.org  The title/subject of your email and application should be the position / Location you are applying for.

Note

  • Candidates that do not comply with the application instruction will be disqualified.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will receive an invitation for an interview. Please note that any successful candidate will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation.
  • Nigerian nationals living in those locations are strongly encouraged to apply