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Program Management Officer (Differentiated Service Delivery) Bachelor's Degree Job

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Job Details

Job No.: 495195

Location: Abuja

Work type: Regular Full-Time

Categories: Program Management/Implementation/Support

Reports To (Title): Head, HIV Care and Treatment, NASCP

Incumbent: N / A

Position Summary

The Differentiated Service Delivery (DSD) Project Management Officer will work under the Head of HIV Care and Treatment at the National AIDS and Sexually transmitted Infection Control Program (NASCP) to support the scale-up of differentiated service delivery (DSD) for HIV in Nigeria.

Project management responsibilities include coordinating and documenting DSD activities, supporting development and review of DSD policies, planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of DSD activities, and ensuring the completion of DSD-related projects on time within budget and within scope.

The DSD Project Management Officer will assist the Head of HIV Care and Treatment to oversee all aspects of the national DSD program activities and will coordinate and engage stakeholders,set deadlines, assign responsibilities, monitor and summarize project progress and prepare reports for NASCP care and treatment head and coordinator regarding status of DSD.

The successful candidate will work directly with the NASCP care and treatment team and relevant stakeholders to ensure deliverables fall within the applicable scope and budget.

He or she will coordinate with other departments, especially M&E and TB, to ensure all aspects of the national DSD program are harmonized.The successful candidate will also support the country’s engagement with the ICAP-led HIV Coverage, Quality and Impact Network (CQUIN), ensuring timely response to requests and participation in CQUIN related activities.

Major Accountabilities

The DSD Project Management Officer will be responsible for coordinating, supporting and documenting DSD activities within NASCP. Major accountabilities will include:

Coordinate internal resources, stakeholder management, meetings, and schedules, for the flawless execution of projects

Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget

Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility

Ensure resource availability and allocation

Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress

Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques

Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques

Report and escalate to management as needed.

Manage the relationship with MoHS partners and all stakeholders

Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation

Spearhead DSD-related Knowledge Management for NASCP, including:

Maintain electronic files/resources related to DSD, including national DSD-related policies, guidelines, M&E indicators, training curricula and case studies

Regularly review published and “grey” literature on DSD

Liaise with countries in the CQUIN network (and elsewhere) to stay abreast of policies, training resources, case studies, and best practices

Document case studies, best practices and lessons learned in Nigeria

Participate in the CQUIN DSD Coordinators Community of Practice

As needed, support CQUIN’s south-to-south knowledge exchange

Perform other related duties as assigned

Develop spreadsheets, diagrams and process maps to document needs.

Experience, Skills & Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study or 3-5 years of experience

Master's Degree in Project Management, Management or MBA

Proven working experience in project management

Project Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification

Project Manager top skills & proficiencies:

Developing and Tracking Budgets


Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills

Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Travel Requirements:


Application Closing Date

21st May, 2021.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:

Click here to apply online

Company Description
ICAP is a global health leader situated at Columbia University, ICAP has worked since 2003 with one central goal: to improve the health of families and communities