SBCC Consultant Job in Nigeria

 Malaria Consortium was Established in 2003, Malaria Consortium is one of the world’s leading non-profit organisations specialising in the prevention, control and treatment of malaria and other communicable diseases among vulnerable populations. Our mission is to save lives and improve health in Africa and Asia, through evidence-based programmes that combat targeted diseases and promote universal health coverage.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: SBCC Consultant

Location: Bauchi
Employment Type: Full Time


Purpose of the Assignment

  • The purpose of this consultancy is to serve as a member of the State SMC SBCC team of their respective states and provide state-level technical assistance and oversight on demand creation- related activities for the successful coordination of the 2024 SMC campaigns.
  • Working with the relevant State agencies (SMEP/PHCDA), the consultants will serve as SBCC focal points and support SMC key activities including microplanning and adaptation of SBCC materials, planning for engagement activities, development of SBCC materials and tools, facilitation, capacity- building of SBCC related personnel, monitoring, and reporting on overall SBCC activities in the 9 PF-supported States.

Scope of Work:

  • The technical support would cover all the all LGAs of the supported States. The activity will commence with microplanning and conclude after the last cycle of distribution for the year with the submission of a report.

Expected Output / Deliverables:

  • SBCC campaign workplan
  • Adapted demand creation materials within 2 days from the end of each micro plan process.
  • Advocacy plan prepared and shared with MC LGA Field Assistants and SPM for consolidation with activity report.
  • Weekly update to the State SPM and National Project Manager to collate as weekly update from the campaign state.
  • Demand creation report during the SMC campaign submitted to the team lead at the end of the exercise in a state.
  • Detailed demand creation specific microplanning and SMC campaign report prepared and submitted to
  • State SPM or consolidation and onward submission.
  • Detailed consultancy report on MC report template, clearly highlighting your specific tasks/role during the activity submitted at least 7days after completion of the activity.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum of First Degree in the Social Sciences or related fields and at least 3 years post-graduation.
  • Excellent leadership qualities.
  • Previous training and experience in SMC or similar campaigns (LLINs, Polio Immunization, etc.) campaigns.
  • Previous experience supporting the development of behavior change campaigns that delivered results.
  • Knowledge of malaria and its prevention, diagnosis and treatment is required.
  • Previous experience working in a National and/or State Ministry of Health preferred.
  • Experience with a flexible approach to managing and prioritizing significant workloads and multiple tasks, in a fast-paced environment, with tight deadlines is required.
  • Excellent training and supervisory skills
  • Excellent technical writing and presentation skills
  • A proven ability to work as part of a team and independently.

Application Closing Date
12th July, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Note

  • Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and as a result, the process may conclude before the advertised deadline. Therefore, early applications are highly encouraged.
  • Malaria Consortium does not accept or ask for payment during recruitment. We also would not accept hardcopy CVs; all applications should be sent through the above link.