Senior MEL Manager - Nigeria IHP - FCT Company Overview Palladium is a global leader in the design, development and delivery of Positive Impact -
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Project Overview and Role
Palladium seeks a Senior Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Manager for the five-year, USAID-funded Nigeria Integrated Health Program (IHP) -
Task Order 7 - Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The goal of IHP is to contribute to state-level reductions in child and maternal morbidity and mortality and to increase the capacity of health systems (public and private) to sustainably support quality PHC services.
The purpose of Task Order 7 is to implement priority primary health interventions in the FCT state to strengthen the state local area council (LAC) and ward level health systems.
and c) increase quality of PHC services. Strong engagement and collaboration with state government is expected throughout the program.
Task Order 7 will coordinate closely with other USAID activities and other development partner programs in the state. USAID will intentionally overlay this activity with other Mission programming to increase Government of Nigeria (GON) resources for PHC services, increase demand for PHC services, and improve access to essential commodities.
The activity is expected to collaborate closely with those other implementing partners and will not undertake any activities already implemented by other USAID programs.
The Senior Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Manager implements a framework for project results measurement, accountability, learning, and development effectiveness that will measure and report IHP success in the FCT state, Nigeria.
The State level Senior Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Manager must be a proven leader in the field, with senior-
level experience in the management of MEL for public health programs. The Manager will have expertise and up-to-date knowledge and skills in implementing project-
level M&E and MIS for health systems and healthcare provision. S / he should have experience with complexity aware monitoring and demonstrated experience in promoting the use of data for decision-
making. S / he must be intimately familiar with the context in Nigeria and have in-country experience with USAID programs.
Additional qualifications include :