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Deputy Chief of Party/Technical Director


Job Description

  • Provide technical leadership for the planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the project.
  • Provide leadership and supportive supervision for State Team Leads in the provision of comprehensive routine immunization services.
  • Support the development of annual work plans and budgets for project implementation
  • Provide leadership in the implementation of evidence-based interventions on routine immunization services.
  • Ensure capacity strengthening of implementing routine immunization programmes
  • Ensure professional documentation and timely submission of project reports and presentations to the project director.
  • Any other duty that may be assigned by the supervisor

Specific Responsibilities

We seek applications from qualified persons for the following position in an anticipated US CDC funded Immunization project “Strengthening immunization program implementation in sub-national consequential geographies in Nigeria (SIPIS-Nigeria)”.

The candidate will be based in Abuja with oversight functions on selected states and report to the Chief of Party.

Required Experience

  • Minimum of Eight (8) years of experience in Donor funded program such as USG or United Nations in routine immunization.
  • Vast experience in managing USG-funded activities, including program planning, implementation, data use, monitoring and reporting.
  • Ability to develop and track project work plans and budget effectively.
  • Proven track record of leadership, supportive supervision, mentoring and coaching skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English Language.
  • Great Interpersonal Communication Skills.
  • Proven track record of leadership, supportive supervision, mentoring and coaching skills.

Minimum Qualifications

  • MBBS or Bachelor’s degree in Public Health, Sciences, Social Sciences, Social Work or related field.
  • A Master’s degree in Public Health, Health Administration or Management will be added advantage.

Method of Application

Applicants should complete the online form  and send their comprehensive Curriculum Vitae and cover letter in ONLY one attachment (MSWord document) explaining suitability for the job to sipisnigeria@arfh-ng.org on/or before 25th February, 2024.


Please indicate the title of post applied for in the subject line of the email. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. 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. ARFH has a Child Safeguarding policy in place and is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).


Full Time


14 February, 2024


25 February, 2024

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