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Job title : Finance & Administrative Assistant jobs in Abuja Job Location : Abuja Deadline : February 04, 2022
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Supervisor : State Team Lead with dotted line reporting to the Finance Officer in Country Office
Location : State Office (Lagos, Kaduna, Borno, and Abuja)
Pr oject Summary :
The Nigeria Alive & Thrive (A&T) MIYCN social and behavior change program focuses on improving the delivery and expanding the coverage of MIYCN interventions that contribute to reducing maternal, newborn and child mortality and morbidity.
A&T will work across the public and NGO sectors to improve MIYCN through A&T Ûªs four components : advocacy, interpersonal communication and community mobilization, mass communication, and strategic use of data.
At the national level, A&T will predominantly work with its public and NGO sector partners to improve the implementation, monitoring, and enforcement of key MIYCN policies (e.
g., Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes; maternity leave; workplace support; breastfeeding-friendly health care and delivery facilities).
A&T will also work in seven states ÛÓLagos, Kaduna, Kano, Bauchi, Yobe, Borno, and Sokoto ÛÓto apply the four components to reach households, communities, and facilities with targeted, age-appropriate social and behavior change communication (SBCC) messaging on MIYCN practices.
At both the national level and in the seven states, emphasis will be to build the capacity of the public sector (primary healthcare facilities) and local NGOs / CBOs to improve MIYCN practices, advance MIYCN policies, expand the promotion of positive social norms, and extend timed and age-appropriate behavior change messaging through commercial facilities to households and communities.
Alive & Thrive Nigeria is funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and managed by FHI Solutions.
Basic Function :
Under the direction of the State Team Lead, the Finance and Administrative Assistant will serve as the point of contact for financial, operational, logistical, and administrative needs in the state office and will be responsible for the provision of accounting, administrative, secretarial, and logistical support services to the state office.
Duties and responsibilities :
Finance and operations support :
Procurement support : Work closely with Contracts and Procurement Manager for state procurement processes including obtaining quotations for required services, arranging for repairs of office equipment.
Admin support :
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