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

We are recruiting to fill the position below:



Job Title: MCGL GBV Program Officer

Job ID: 2023-5388
Location: Abuja
Category: International Positions
Employment Status: Full-Time


  • The Program Officer is expected to work independently with limited supervision and reports to the Senior Program Manager while providing direct technical support to MCGL KM/C and MEL Advisors and supporting all team members in providing all necessary program and technical support to the MCGL-VAWG project towards achieving set goals.
  • The Program Officer will have a supervisory role of up to two Program Assistants.

Program Management Support:

  • Assist in developing and monitoring annual work plans and budgets, as well as associated deliverables and results/outputs.
  • Liaise with field office staff, including HR and Operations staff, on various operational, technical, and program areas as well as project-related personnel issues.
  • Assist in preparing LP FAAs, project activity profiles, and procurement contract documents (purchase orders, TAR, TRF, and Memoranda of Understanding) as may be requested;
  • Facilitate consultant approvals and paperwork, including identifying, interviewing, and hiring consultants, managing consultant expense reports and invoices, and ensuring accuracy and adherence to contract
  • Participate in project activity meetings, supportive supervision, and providing administrative support as may be necessary.
  • Create and maintain files of correspondence/documents and electronically received information, and ensure up-to-date filing. Maintain both hard copies and electronic copies of the office records and reference files on various subjects.
  • Participate in project activity meetings, supportive supervision, and providing administrative support as may be necessary.
  • Any other duties assigned by the SPM.

Knowledge Management and Communications (KMC) Support:

  • Provide support in developing high-level knowledge management and communications products to showcase the work of MCGL to key audiences on an ongoing basis,
  • Communicate the mission, projects, events, resources, and success stories as well as plan and coordinate promotional events and develop strategic communications, to various targeted audiences.
  • Support the development of project success stories and other visibility products
  • Provide support in preparing project-related reports, presentations, and documents, including subcontract scopes of work, country strategies, progress updates, curricula, and other documents and reports.
  • Perform other KM/C tasks assigned by KMC Advisor

Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) Support:

  • Ensure continuous update of the data visualization dashboard in the Country Office and proper archiving of all IRB/study-related documents
  • Support monthly analysis of community and facility routine data e.g. activity observation forms for all community activities, change tracker, facility supportive supervision, etc.
  • Participate in quarterly data quality assessment (DQA) in Sokoto and Ebonyi States
  • Perform other MEL tasks assigned by the MEL Advisor
  • Conduct monthly desk review of data on REDCAP i.e. track availability of data on the platform by LPs and completeness of same, timely data synchronization, missing entries, etc. and communicate same to MEL Advisor
  • Support data cleaning efforts during periodic surveys and other data collection

Qualification Specification

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health, Social Sciences, or another related field.
  • 3-5 years of experience in programmatic support of international health projects
  • At least 2 years experience in the implementation and management of health Information systems (MNH and GBV programming preferred) and/or program management.

Experience and Requirements:

  • A broad variety of programmatic, technical, and computer skills
  • Proficiency in word processing, Microsoft Office, and data software.
  • Ability to travel 25% of the time.
  • Ability to organize and coordinate information and logistics for programs and activities.
  • Ability to work in a complex environment with multiple tasks, short deadlines, and intense pressure to perform.
  • Excellent presentation skills and verbal and written communication skills.
  • Previous experience working INGO.

Knowledge, Skills, And Abilities:

  • Competent, hardworking, flexible, teachable, and dependable in a multicultural setting.

Salary Range
N5,912,046 – N6,913,132.80 (Annual Basic)



How to Apply
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