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Update/Review and Airing of Lagos State COVID19 Jingles/Skits/Animations (Readvertized)

Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

TERMS OF REFERENCE

Update/Review and Airing of Lagos State COVID19 Jingles/Skits/Animations

ICHSSA 2 Project

Type of contract:                               Consultancy

Duration:                                           20 Days (Spread in 2 months)

Number required:                             1

Location:                                            Lagos State

Deadline to submit application is:   25th January  2022

 

Purpose:

This Consultancy Scope of Work (SOW) describes the work to be done in relation to the review, update, development and airing of the jingles/skits/animations to effectively address misconceptions about COVID19 transmission and vaccine. The specific tasks include (1) Update/review/develop new entertaining and educative COVID19 jingles/skits/animations in different languages to inform or correct misconceptions about COVID19 (2) Identify and map out media Outfits with wide reaching influence in Lagos State. (3) Facilitate the airing of the jingles/skits/animations across appropriate media channels (TV, Radio, Social media, etc).

 

Background

The Integrated Child Health and Social Services Award (ICHSSA) Project is currently being implemented in ten (10) Local Government Areas in Lagos State by the Association for Reproductive and Family Health (ARFH) with support from USAID, and working in partnership with FHI 360 and Project HOPE through ten (10) Community Based Organizations (CBOs) providing quality care, treatment and support to orphans and vulnerable children (OVC) in the State. The project is focused on providing comprehensive health and social services to OVC and their families across the 11 project LGAs

 

In line with the approved project activities, ICHSSA 2 Project will support the Lagos State COVID-19 Response team to review/ update/ develop and air its jingles/skits/animations to effectively address misconceptions about COVID19 transmission and vaccine. Evidence has showed that providing factual information using Jingles/skits/animations has been able to influence behavioral change about COVID-19 among community members. The jungles, skits and animations will target the general population to bring about positive behavioral change among residents of Lagos State.

Description of Work: The consultant will be responsible for completing the activities and deliverables as follows:

 

  1. Update/review/develop new entertaining and educative COVID19 jingles, skits, animations in different languages to inform or correct misconceptions about COVID19.
  2. Identify and map out media outfits with wide reaching influence in Lagos State
  3. Facilitate and monitor the airing of the COVID19 jingles/skits/animations across media outfits to reach wider audience.

Daily Rate and Payment:

Daily rate will be based on negotiated rates.

 

Supervision, work relations and oversight

The consultant will report to the Deputy Chief of Party, ICHSSA 2 project for direct supervision with support from the Knowledge and Communications Officer. He / She will work in close collaboration with the Lagos State COVID19 Social Mobilization Team as well as the COVID19 Response Team. The consultant should be able to function with a high degree of independence and considerable discretion and is ultimately accountable to the Management of the ICHSSA 2 Project.

Specific Responsibilities

 

Critical Milestones and Deliverables Number of Days
Participate in an entry meeting with the ICHSSA 2 Project team 1 Day
Facilitate a one-day meeting with the Social Mobilization Team of the COVID-19 Response Team in Lagos. 1 Day
Update/review/develop new entertaining and educative COVID19 jingles, skits, animations in different languages to inform or correct misconceptions about COVID19. 10 Days
Facilitate a one (1) day meeting with ICHSSA 2 team and the COVID-19 Response team to share draft COVID19 jingles, skits, animations in different languages. 1 Days
Update COVID19 jingles, skits, animations in different languages in line with inputs from ICHSSA 2 Team and the COVID-19 Response team.

 

3 Day
Identify and map out media outfits with wide reaching influence in Lagos State and share list with ICHSSA 2 team 2 Days
Submit a comprehensive report of the consultancy period to the management of ICHSSA 2 Project 2 Days
Total 20 Days

 

Expected Deliverables:

  1. Finalized and approved entertaining and educative COVID19 jingles, skits, animations in 5 different languages (English, Yoruba, Igbo, Hausa and Pidgin).
  2. List of Media Outfits with wide reaching influence in Lagos State.

Required Experience

Work experience

  • At least 7 years’ experience of producing jingles/skits/animations
  • Have experience working with Lagos State Ministry of Health or COVID19 Response Team
  • Should be proficient in English writing and communication including local languages for the diverse population- LGA/community (Yoruba, Ibo, Hausa, English and pidgin)
  • Must present past works of jingles/skits/animations produced

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in public health, communication, journalism, marketing or social sciences

Method of Application

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should Fill the Online Application form at  https://bit.ly/ConsultantLagosCovid19Jobs and send a suitability statement (Application), Resume (CV) and links to previous works as a single MS Word document to: programs@arfh-ng.org

JOB TYPE

Consultancy, Short Term

POSTING DATE:

11 January, 2022

CLOSING DATE:

25 January, 2022

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