State Programme Officer At W4H Program

State Programme Officer

The State Programme Officer will be based in Katsina. S/he will provide support to the technical team of the programme at the state level to ensure effective programme management and delivery. The State Programme Officer will provide technical support to stakeholders in carrying out associated research and gender advocacy activities on female health workers. S/he will work with stakeholders in the ministries and other funding partners to facilitate the planning and implementation of all technical activities.


•          The candidate must hold a post graduate degree in any Health Management, related discipline or gender and women empowerment with a minimum of 7 years professional work experience with preference in health training, accreditation and curriculum development.

•          S/he must have a good understanding of health delivery system and gender issues especially at the primary level.

•          Required skills for this position include: organizational, advocacy and facilitation skills as well as excellent hands-on skill in the use of computer especially MS packages.

•          Ability to communicate in Hausa, is essential for this position.

Terms and Conditions for Employment:

The appointment term will be for a period of 3 years, with an initial 6 months probationary period. The programme offers very competitive salary packages. However, local terms and conditions apply.


  Candidates who fully meet the above requirements should submit an application letter and a recent CV through the appropriate link on our website at: [email protected]. All Applications must be submitted by Friday, 13th June, 2014. The subject of the mail must contain the title of the position applied for. Applications without a subject title will NOT be processed. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.



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