Recruitment for LGA Field Officer at Malaria Consortiuma

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Application Closing Date
26th November, 2021.

Malaria Consortium is one of the world’s leading non-profit organisations specialising in the comprehensive prevention, control and treatment of malaria and other communicable diseases among vulnerable and under privileged populations. We increasingly find our work on malaria can be effectively integrated with other similar public health interventions for greater impact and therefore expanded our remit to include child health and neglected tropical disease interventions.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: LGA Field Officer

Location: Nigeria
Grade: 6
Department: Technical
Length of contract: 2-years
Role type: National
Reporting to: LGA Cluster Supervisor

Country and Project Background
The Nigeria Country Office in Abuja, started operations in 2008, through the DFID/UKaid funded support to National Malaria Programme, SuNMaP (2008 – 2016). The office had presence in 23 states of the country and has managed at various times, about 15 projects. It follows the mandate of the parent organization in Nigeria and has been working specifically in the following areas:

Malaria Consortium has recently received funding to implement SMC in three West African countries including Nigeria. In Nigeria, malaria consortium has decided to use the fund to continue SMC implementation in the 4 states it has been supporting since 2013 with UNITAID (Sokoto and Zamfara), DFID (Katsina and Jigawa) and BMSMC (Katsina) funds.

Under this new funding and any anticipated additional funding, all Malaria Consortium SMC activities in country will be consolidated into a single project and managed by Senior Project Manager who will report to the Country Programme Manager.

Job Purpose

Scope of Work

Key Working Relationships

Key Accountabilities
Programme Implementation, treatment tracking and management (70%):

Reporting & data quality control (10%):

Coordination and representation (10%):

Administrative and other duties (10%):

Qualifications and Experience


Work-based skills:


Core Competencies

Delivering results:
LEVEL A – Takes on pieces of work when required and demonstrates excellent project management skills:

Analysis and use of information:
LEVEL B – Gathers information and identifies problems effectively:

Interpersonal and communications:
LEVEL B – Fosters two-way communication:

Collaboration and partnering:
LEVEL A – Is a good and effective team player:

Leading and motivating people:
LEVEL B – Manages own development and seeks opportunities:

Flexibility / adaptability:
LEVEL B – Remains professional under external pressure:

Living the values:
LEVEL B – Promotes Malaria Consortium values amongst peers

Strategic planning and thinking and sector awareness:
LEVEL A – Manages own workload effectively:


National benefits

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Click here for more information (PDF)




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