Senior Technical Advisor, Health Systems Strengthening – Georgetown Global Health Nigeria (GGHN)

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Job Description


  • Provide technical and programmatic oversight, strategic direction and ensure appropriate support for the implementation of program activities in the areas of health systems strengthening and quality improvement
  • Provide leadership in the development of HSS & QI framework
  • Coordinate assessments, site strengthening, follow-up, and supervision, including developing supportive supervision guidelines
  • Develop and test approaches for quality and performance improvement according to the local context as needed
  • Lead in establishment/maintenance of quality laboratory practice and quality standards for all biomedical interventions
  • Lead in establishment/maintenance of quality operational pharmaceutical supply chain standards
  • Apply quality standards to ensure that health services meet standard requirements
  • Advocate with donor/client organizations, agencies, and NGOs on domestic resource mobilization
  • Initiate and lead the deployment of wholistic approaches to strengthening public finance management processes
  • Establish and strengthen state-based monitoring and accountability mechanisms
  • Coordinate efforts towards the development of an enabling environment to foster increased private investment and contributions

Requirements and Qualifications

  • Education: Master’s Degree or other advanced Degree in a relevant field, such as Medicine, Public Health, Health System Management, Social Administration, or Social Sciences
  • At least five years of demonstrated experience in managing and/or implementing integrated HIV/AIDS/TB prevention, care, and treatment with HSS programming on PEPFAR funded programs
  • Knowledgeable about facility- or community-based HIV/AIDS models; health governance; HRH; supply chain strengthening; QI; AMEL; health care financing; public-private partnerships capacity strengthening of local organizations


  • Ability to interact effectively and collaboratively with a broad range of senior and mid-level public and private sector counterparts, donors, and other key stakeholders
  • Ability to supervise technical staff in the implementation of integrated health programming
  • Good interpersonal relationships
  • Fluency In English and local language


  • Excellent demonstrable writing and diplomacy skills with experience presenting technical issues to stakeholders,
  • Proficient use of Microsoft office for documenting and reporting
  • Proficient use of data management and analytic tools.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their detailed CV / Resume to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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