Quality Improvement/Health System Strengthening Officers in Kaduna, Nigeria

Hospital & Health Care
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3 - 5 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female
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Job Description

Specific responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and facilitate RH/FP service delivery (quality and systems strengthening) and other related activities in project anchor sites and respective satellite sites.
  • Liaise with State RH/FP team and other relevant government representatives (LGA health team) to facilitate quality improvement/health system strengthening activities
  • Coordinate training activities at the site level with oversight from the Quality Improvement team lead & Advisor
  • Establish, monitor and report on FP commodity  availability and security in the project facilities
  • Support capacity building of service providers in the facilities and at State levels
  • Collaborate with local partners and facilitate review meetings, addressing gaps, etc. among FP service providers
  • Promote the integration of FP into RH programmes and other relevant units  including HIV/AIDS in the facilities
  • Prepare and submit detailed progress reports on  project activities on  quarterly, bi-annual or annual basis to the Quality Improvement Advisor
  • Ensure the prudent use of funds in the implementation of project activities as set out in  the project plan
  • Ensure adherence to project policies and guidelines on all the component parts with specific focus on Quality Improvement/Health System Strengthening
  • Coordinate all quality improvement activities closely with  site based managers
  • Play complimentary roles to the project Clinic Service Manager in coordinating RH/FP activities
  • Participate actively in any other duties assigned by the Quality Improvement Advisor, State Team Leaders, Deputy Project Director and Project Director


Applicants must be Registered Nurse (RN), Registered Midwife (RM) with Bachelor Degree in Nursing Science, degree in medicine or related field. Possession of a master’s degree in Public Health or Social work will be added advantage, with 5-10 years’ experience on donor funded family planning project in Nigeria with good knowledge of national health programs, health system, NGOs and collaborative relationship and liaison with stakeholders at all levels. Must possess hands-on experience in Family Planning Service Delivery. Excellent writing and oral communication skills, with proficiency in MS Word, Excel and Power point.

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