The Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (CHAI) is a global health organization committed to saving lives and reducing the burden of disease in low-and middle-income countries, while strengthening the capabilities of governments and the private sector in those countries to create and sustain high-quality health systems that can succeed without our assistance. For more information, please visit: http://www.clintonhealthaccess.org
CHAI has been supporting the Government of Nigeria with programs in Sexual, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (SRMNCH) with the aim of reducing maternal, neonatal and child mortality; increasing contraceptive prevalence rate and improving coverage of essential childhood medicines. Current work focuses on supporting the government to implement recently updated World Health Organization guidelines on prevention and management of post-partum hemorrhage. CHAI is seeking to hire a Service Delivery Program Volunteers in Niger State to work on this new SRMNCH Program that will apply human-centered design to developing innovations at state-level to improve post-partum hemorrhage prevention and response; improve service delivery and patient education on the appropriate use of uterotonics; and strengthen supply chain for maternal health commodities.
The Service Delivery Program Volunteer will join the Nigeria country program, working with the SRMNCH team, to enable CHAI, the Government of Nigeria, and their partners to achieve transformational impact in improving maternal health outcomes. We are seeking highly motivated individuals with outstanding credentials, analytical ability, and communication skills. The successful candidates must be able to function independently and with flexibility. Additionally, the successful candidates will adhere to the CHAI values of urgency, humility, entrepreneurialism, and trust among others.
The Volunteer will be based in Niger state, and will be expected to work remotely as required. We will offer our standard 6-month contract for full-time work with the opportunity to renew.
The specific responsibilities for this position include:
Proactive, resourceful individuals with strong analytical and communication skills are required for this role. Specific requirements include: