Program officer vacancy at Association for Reproductive and Family Health

Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) is one of the leading Nigerian Non-Governmental Organizations implementing programs of improving Sexual and Reproductive Health, Care and Treatment of HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, etc. We offer professional opportunities for career advancement, good working environment and competitive remuneration.
We seek applications from qualified persons for the position below in a newly awarded USAID funded OVC project: Integrated Child Health and Social Services Award in Lagos State:

Job Title: Program Officer – Social Services & Sub Population Care (PO – SS & SPC)

Location: Lagos

Job Description
  • The PO-SS & SPC. Reports to the State Program Manager
  • Will assist in direct management and coordination of all project activities in the state in line with the project implementation plan
  • He / she will assist in ensuring that all project activities in project state meet effective programming standards and best practices established by ARFH, USAID PEPFAR and the Nigerian Government especially the Child Safeguarding Policy and Code of Conduct
  • He / she will assist in strengthening technical capacity of CBOs, LGAs and State in OVC programming, service provision and governance as well as provide guidance on referrals for the uptake of services and participate actively in referral coordination meetings
  • 100% of his / her time per annum is chargeable to the project.
  • A Degree in Medical Field, Social Sciences or related disciplines with at least 4 years cognate experience, which must include at least 2 years in Programming for OVC and sub granting to CBOs
  • Also preferred are knowledge of health programs with the Nigeria public sector, health system, NGOs / CBOs and collaborative relationship and liaison with community leaders
  • An MPH is an added advantage.
Our Offer
  • We offer professional opportunities for career advancement, good working environment and competitive remuneration.
Application Closing Date
3rd January, 2020.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click Here to Fill Application Form (docs)
Send their comprehensive Curriculum Vitae and Cover Letter in ONLY one attachment (MS Word document) explaining suitability for the job to: Please indicate the title of post applied for in the subject line of the email.
  • Applicants are advised to provide their functional emails / mobile phone numbers on the application letter as well as three professional referees including their functional e-mail addresses and telephone numbers.
  • Eligible female applicants are encouraged to apply
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
  • ARFH has a Child Safeguarding policy in place and is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).
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