Consultants- State-level Costed Implementation Plan For FP2020 in Lagos, Nigeria

at GRM International

Consulting/Business Strategy & Planning
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3 - 5 years
Employment Type
Male or Female

Job Description

•    Provide technical and strategic guidance to the team in-country in the development of the CIP
•    Draft and edit the Costed Implementation Plan documents for either Kaduna state or Lagos state
•    Draft and edit budgeting for Costed Implementation Plans using MS Excel templates
•    Prepare PowerPoint presentations, background reference briefing materials for internal stakeholders and research briefings
•    Gather data on the costs of various family planning/reproductive health program and service delivery interventions
•    Prepare for and attend meetings and stakeholder interviews, take notes, and circulate technical minutes to stakeholders
•    Prepare short reports, compelling evidence-based tools, policy briefs and materials, and activity deliverables for varied audiences
•    Provide logistical and administrative support in planning for meetings, events, and travel
•    Other related technical and administrative tasks as required

•    Based in either Kaduna state or Lagos state
•    Graduate level degree (MA, MPH) in International Health and Development or related program (coursework in Family Planning/ Reproductive Health/ Population Studies is preferred)
•    Background in family planning policy and services
•    Strong knowledge of health systems at the national and state level in Nigeria
•    Experience working in health, and development of costed implementation plans for the health sector preferred
•    Experience in strategic planning and budgeting
•    Ability to work independently and solve day-to-day problems, but possess good judgment for escalating issues/problems
•    Good diplomatic skills and experience interacting with host country government agencies including local governments, development partners, and civil society organizations
•    Excellent judgment, conceptual and analytical thinking ability
•    Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
•    Strong skills in MS Word and complex MS Excel documents


•    Costed Implementation Plan including a list of detailed activities to be implemented; cost estimates for implementation (draft in MS Word; final version signed by government in MS Word or Adobe pdf; and accompanying Excel data files) and any additional supporting products/tools developed based on request of the Ministry of Health (e.g., a landscape document, brochure, impact calculations, and monitoring tools for internal ministry use)- to be approved by the state Ministry of Health and Futures Group. Final due date: December 31, 2015

•    Start date: September 1, 2015
•    End date: December 31, 2015
Total Number of Work Days
•    Up to 60 days total maximum (to be charged per actual days worked)

Work Environment
•     Usual office working conditions free of disagreeable elements.


Lagos, Kaduna

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