Vacancy: Programme Officer at Damien Foundation

Vacancy: Programme Officer at Damien Foundation

Programme Officer at Damien Foundation


Damien Foundation(DFB) is a non-profit humanitarian medical organization affiliated with Damien Foundation Belgium (DFB) and is supporting the Federal Government of Nigeria through the National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP) in Oyo, Osun, Kwara, Ondo, Ogun, Ekiti, and Lagos States.

To strengthen the implementation of the Global Fund TB Grant program in Lagos State, Damien Foundation Nigeria (DFB) is searching for a qualified applicant to fill up the vacancy below:

Job Title: Programme Officer (Lagos TB Grant)

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Contract
Organizational Unit: Programme Departments

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide technical support and oversight on programme, monitoring, and evaluation of the Global Fund project.
  • Ensure that the implementation of programme, monitoring and evaluation activities are in line with the project’s implementation plan and meets the donor and project’s M&E needs.
  • Provide technical support to state officers in ensuring that programmatic data/indicators are accurately captured, and reported according to set guidelines.
  • Represent and make appropriate presentations to stakeholders at various forums on programme activities, achievements and deliverables, and other M&E activities
  • Support the development and design of the M&E framework, tools, and project M&E plans, guidelines and ensure efficient data management processes
  • Provide continuous technical lead to the project team on programme, data management and regularly analyze data, highlight important programmatic gaps and coordinate with program management and others in addressing these gaps.
  • Conduct routine monitoring and supportive supervisory visits to project sites, including patients care, data verification and validation and data quality assessments (DQAs)
  • Ensure regular maintenance of database/information system, projects training database and programmatic progress updates that document achievements on a regular basis.
  • Support monitoring activities to project sites, collation/analysis of monitoring reports for program feedback and decision making
  • Facilitate the preparation/production of project reports,
  • Provide technical support to PPM (Global Fund Project) including the development of survey instruments, survey implementation, data analysis and report writing under the guidance of the Programme Manager and Country Representative

Education / Experience

  • Applicants must have a degree in Medicine (MBBS or MBChB)
  • Experience: 2-5 years working on TB related projects
  • Possession of an MPH or postgraduate degree in a related field is desirable
  • At least 5 years of progressive experience working in Tuberculosis-related programmes/projects in Nigeria
  • Experience in Monitoring and Evaluation in related health fields and programs in developing countries:
  • Working experience with GFATM-supported projects or any other donor-funded programs is desirable.
  • Experience with private, public and community health practice is desirable
  • Competency in Microsoft Office, SPSS/Epi-Info or STATA
  • The Applicant’s experience must reflect the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed above
  • Age: Not more Than 45 years

Application Closing Date
8th April 2022.

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


  • Candidates should send their Curriculum Vitae and Cover Letter with position applied for as the subject through the link above.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Author: Greg