JDPH Jobs in Nigeria [6 new vacancies]

Latest jobs at Community Health, Justice and Peace Initiative for Development (JDPH)


Community Health, Justice and Peace Initiative for Development (JDPH), is a faith-based organization working in the Catholic province of Jos, which is comprised of Adamawa, Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Plateau, Taraba and Yobe states of Nigeria. The programme has a mandate of capacity building to promote integral human development and provide services to the JDPCs and all people irrespective of their religion, race or gender in the states mentioned.

Jobs at Community Health, Justice and Peace Initiative for Development (JDPH)

Nutrition Assistant

Location: Fune, Yobe
Employment Type: Contract
Contract length: 4 months
Start date: As soon as possible

Job Description

  • We desire to recruit the services of a Nutrition Assistant who will work under the supervision of the Nutrition Officer.
  • The Nutrition Assistant is responsible for the implementation of all nutrition programs in the target communities in Fune and Fika LGAs, including following up with cases and helping establish mother-to-mother support groups.

Responsibilities
The Nutrition Assistant will be responsible for:

  • Under the overall guidance and supervision of the nutrition officer, provide technical assistance to field staff regarding Nutrition.
  • Facilitate community mobilization, sensitization meetings and trainings during community led nutrition activities.
  • Participate in screening of children less than five years, referral and follow up of malnourished beneficiaries at community level.
  • Ensure timely submission of weekly reports, monthly reports and MUAC screening data & reports to nutrition officers for compilation.
  • Ensure quality cooking food demonstration sessions are conducted in Project supported Communities.
  • Support the Nutrition Officer in quality data collection of activities conducted in the communities.
  • He or she will be responsible for planning and reporting of training activities to the Nutrition Officer.
  • He or she will in the absence of the Nutrition Officer support at nutrition working group meetings and other relevant activities such as assessments, training, monitoring, etc.
  • He or she will have to deliver simple messages for the prevention of malnutrition and attainment of good health and nutritional status.
  • S/he will participate in the GFD activities, support distribution and registration when needed.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferably in Social Sciences, Development Studies, Nutrition or other relevant discipline
  • Experience in the Nutrition and social approach.
  • Minimum of 1 year relevant working experience.
  • Fluency in Hausa and English.
  • Strong analysis skills (qualitative and qualitative)
  • Strong cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Good understanding of complex emergencies and crisis contexts
  • Demonstrated skills in management, teamwork, negotiation and consensus building
  • Excellent communication skills and a willingness to be respectful, kind, sensitive and empathize with all beneficiaries and their care givers.

Application Closing Date
19th May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter in a single MS Word document to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Note

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.
  • Shortlisted candidates are to come with the originals of their certificates.

Storekeeper

Location: Fune, Yobe
Employment Type: Contract
Contract length: 4 months
Start date: As soon as possible

Job Description

  • We are searching for an organized and detail-oriented storekeeper to manage all of the operations in our storeroom in Fune and fika LGAs of Yobe state.
  • In this position, you’ll play a key role in the proper care and maintenance of our stock, including ordering, receiving, and managing inventory.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintain receipts, records, and withdrawals of the warehouse
  • Receive, unload, and properly arrange supplies received
  • Perform other stock-related duties, including returning, packing and labeling supplies
  • Inspect deliveries for damage or discrepancies; report those to your line Manager and keep records of same
  • Ensure adequate record keeping and manage all documentation to confirm proper stock levels and maintain inventory control
  • Coordinate the handling and movement of goods in and out of the warehouse

Requirements and Qualifications

  • A minimum of an Ordinary National Diploma or NCE in relevant field
  • Knowledge of proper bookkeeping and inventory management
  • Familiarity with standard concepts and best practices in a stockroom or warehouse environment
  • Analytical mind with ability to make accurate mathematical computations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Competencies in data entry, analysis, and management
  • Keen attention to detail and ability to effectively manage time
  • Skills to operate common office equipment
  • 1 years of experience in storekeeping, inventory control, or recordkeeping
  • Physical ability to frequently lift and carry materials weighing up to 25 pounds.

Application Closing Date
19th May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter in a single MS Word document to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Note

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.
  • Shortlisted candidates are to come with the originals of their certificates.

General Food Distribution Assistant



Location: Yobe
Contract length: 4 months
Start date: As soon as Possible

Job Description

  • The General Food Distribution Assistant, distributes, and tracks the distribution of food to people in need at various rural sites within the Fune and Fika LGAs of Yobe State.

 Responsibilities and Tasks
The General Food Distribution Assistant will perform the following tasks:

  • Under the supervision of the General Food distribution Officer assist in the distribution of commodities including timely planning and supervision of the distribution.
  • Mobilize and sensitize project participants to actively participate in the implementation of field activities.
  • Timely prepare and submit field reports to the GFD officer.
  • Directly distribute and/or facilitate the distribution of food to clients via volunteers at various rural distribution sites within the LGA.
  • Record client participation in food distribution program.
  • Provide and receive program participation applications from potential clients at distribution sites, and provide referrals.
  • Perform any other duties assigned by supervisor or her/his designate.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree / HND in Social Sciences
  • Ability to deal well with a diverse population.
  • Ability to maintain accurate records.
  • Cooperative, friendly, and helpful attitude with clients and co-workers.  Ability to work closely with other employees to ensure positive, constructive environment within the program or department, and throughout the organization.
  • Ability to thrive in a flexible, fast-paced and growth-oriented environment, while maintaining a sense of humor and a positive, solution-oriented approach.
  • Experience in data collection, collation, analysis, and report writing
  • Ability to plan and organize work and write clear and concise reports and communicate effectively (both in writing and verbally)
  • Proven ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • Stable, moral, reliable and robust character and a good team-player
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven commitment to accountability practices
  • Excellent Microsoft Office & statistical soft wares skills.

Application Closing Date
19th May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letters in a single MS word document to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview. Shortlisted candidates are to come with the originals of their certificates.

Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability & Learning (MEAL) Assistant



Location: Yobe
Contract length: 4 months
Start date: As soon as Possible

Job Summary

  • We are searching for an organized and detailed Monitoring Evaluation Accountability and Learning) Assistant to work under the MEAL Officer in Fune and Fika LGAs of Yobe state.

Responsibilities

  • Contributing to the development of M&E tools (data gathering, analysis of activities, results tracking against indicators) that suits the project’s background and requirements;
  • Supporting the M&E Officer in the preparation of M&E performance briefs for the JDPH Programme
  • Updating the status of the projects’ implementation in accordance to the centers’ M&E performance plans on a regular basis;
  • Contributing in M&E and learning events from time to time as required e.g. facilitation of M&E workshops as assigned by the M&E Officer.
  • Following-up on various M&E tasks in order to meet all requirements as efficiently as possible;
  • Following-up with the M&E officers on data reports and uploading in a timely manner;
  • Assisting in data analysis and reporting;
  • Archiving all M&E work both hard copy and electronically
  • Performing other tasks as required by the M&E Officer.

Requirements

  • First Degree (B.Sc / HND) in relevant studies
  • Must have completed NYSC
  • Minimum of a year relevant work experience
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Listening skills
  • Problem analysis and problem solving
  • Proficient in relevant computer applications
  • Ability to work in a team with flexibility to undertake challenging task and adapt to different working conditions.
  • Good spoken, reading and writing skills in English with the ability to produce quality report.

Application Closing Date
19th May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letters in a single MS word document to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview. Shortlisted candidates are to come with the originals of their certificates.

Nutrition Distribution Assistant

Location: Fune, Yobe
Contract length: 4 months
Start date: As soon as possible

Job Description

  • The Nutrition Distribution Assistant is responsible to assist the nutrition assistant and nutrition officer in distribution of food and implementation of the nutrition activities.
  • This, he or she will work in compliance with JDPH values effective and smooth running the organization.
  • The Nutrition Distribution Assistant will work under the direction of the nutrition assistant in collaboration with nutrition officer and will collaborate closely with other project staff employees within the commodity department.

Responsibilities

  • The Nutrition distribution assistant is responsible for assisting in the distribution of supplementary food commodities on the field.
  • Nutrition Distribution assistant will be part of a distribution team responsible for ensuring a smooth and clear distribution process.
  • He or she is responsible for monitoring beneficiaries’ enrolment, verifying their identity card, registration, exiting and distribution.
  • During distribution, he or she will be responsible for monitoring the process together with Nutrition officer and Nutrition assistant. This will include spot-checks on beneficiaries’ identification.
  • Screening of nutritional status of children under 24 months in their designated project sites and refer SAM cases to health centres.
  • Coordinate and collaborate with female community mobilisers in implementing follow-up of defaulters from project and referral of SAM cases to stabilization centres in project locations.
  • The nutrition Distribution Assistant will distribute supplementary food to children under 2 years and pregnant and lactating women (PLW).
  • Collect and track weekly data at community level, including the results of MUAC screening during house-to-house visits.
  • Submit weekly / daily nutrition, health and distribution reports to the Nutrition Assistant for onward sharing with the Nutrition Officer.
  • Organize and conduct nutrition cooking demonstrations ensure caregivers are aware of the appropriate usage of products
  • Report any problems in a timely manner to the Nutrition Officers.
  • Foresee crowd control, verification of beneficiary and receipt of entitled commodities by the beneficiary in exact amount as entitled.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Health, Agriculture, Business Administration and Economics or any other discipline relevant to development.
  • Previous experience in a related position for at least 1 year, including managing general Food Distribution & Nutrition projects.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English and Hausa.

Application Closing Date
19th May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter in a single MS Word document to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Note

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.
  • Shortlisted candidates are to come with the originals of their certificates.

Logistic Assistant

Location: Fune, Yobe
Employment Type: Contract
Contract length: 4 months
Start date: As soon as possible

Job Description

  • We are recruiting a Logistics Assistant who will be in charge of performing daily support tasks to maintain a smooth workflow in warehouses in Fune and Fika LGAs of Yobe state.

Responsibilities

  • Enter all equipment into the inventory, ensure proper check out and issuance of equipment to staff. Submit inventory reports to Chief of Party.
  • Issue waybills for equipment or supplies being transferred from warehouse or office to another work location.
  • Create distribution lists for supplies being issued directly to beneficiaries.
  • Ensure the correct maintenance of the immovable goods is performed and that the other staff is provided with rules for correctly making use of these goods. Ensure that all warehouses and equipment are properly insured.
  • Coordinate and supervise drivers, security guards, and cleaners
  • Ensure adherence of drivers and security officers to Field Emergency and Security Plan.
  • Plan with the drivers for the safety of routes traveled by staff.
  • Ensure that all materials/property are kept safe in accordance with the security policy
  • Ensure the vehicles and machines utilization planning.
  • Ensures that vehicles’ and machines’ maintenance and repair are carried out and that all monitoring reports and regular checks are correctly performed.
  • He/she ensures that, relatively to the use of vehicles and machines, the organization’s procedures and rules are followed.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or HND or its equivalent.
  • Prior experience as a logistics assistant at a large warehouse.
  • Ability to handle and maneuver fragile stock with ease.
  • Strong communication, memorization, and teamwork skills.
  • Outstanding organizational and investigative abilities.
  • Capacity to perform your duties diligently, particularly during stressful periods.
  • Physically fit.

Application Closing Date
19th May, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter in a single MS Word document to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Note

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.
  • Shortlisted candidates are to come with the originals of their certificates.