Laboratory Advisor Consultant At Jhpiego

Job Details

Job Title: Laboratory Advisor Consultant At Jhpiego
Organisation: Jhpiego
Location: Abuja
Min Work Experience: 10 year(s)
Qualification: Bachelor of Science/Health Science Degree
Industry: Medical/ Health Care/ Pharmaceutical
Course: Medical Lab Science

Jhpiego, an Affiliate of Johns Hopkins University is a global leader in improving healthcare services for women and their families.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Laboratory Advisor Consultant

Location: Abuja

Scope of Work

  • The Laboratory Advisor Consultant will work under the supervision of the Project Director and will be responsible for leading major engagements and activities with relevant stakeholders on HIVST market expansion to include multiple pre-qualified WHO products, coordination and engagements with the laboratory unit of NASCP, MLSCN and other key partners and stakeholders.

The key tasks for the laboratory advisor consultant will include:

  • Lead stakeholder engagements on market expansion to include additional WHO pre-qualified HIVST kits in Nigeria and support their evaluation as needed.
  • Lead project’s support for confirming the pathway to new product registration, including potential stakeholder orientation to World Health Organization’s Collaborative Registration Procedure
  • Support the review of current in-country procedure and process for IVD pre-qualification and registration to align with CRP.
  • Provide technical assistance to key stakeholders on quality assurance/quality control for HIVST kits.
  • Periodically engage with key regulatory agencies on addressing regulatory barriers to HIVST kits expansion.
  • Provide technical support to relevant stakeholders on evaluation of new products
  • Build capacity and provide other technical assistance on HIVST as required.
  • Any other duties as assigned by the project director.

Required Skills and Competence

Educational Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science/Health Science Degree in Medical Lab Science. Master’s degree and fellowship of the MLSCN is desirable.

Experience:

  • Deep knowledge of the HIV laboratory landscape including professional relationship with key stakeholders
  • At least 10 years of cognate experience with HIV laboratory programs and NGOs.
  • Vast understanding of the intricacies of the public sector laboratory system and familiarity with key stakeholders, donor agencies, and implementing partners is required.
  • Good knowledge of the CRP and current issues with evaluation and registration of IVDs in Nigeria
  • Full registration with the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria
  • Demonstrated ability to attain milestones, meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Demonstrated ability to work across teams and effectively promote information-sharing, collaboration and cooperation

Competencies:

  • Demonstrated initiative, tact and high sense of responsibility and discretion;
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Excellent advocacy and communication skills, written and oral;
  • Strong computer literacy

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their updated CV to: ng-recruitment@jhpiego.org using "Laboratory Advisor Consultant" as the subject of the email.

Application Deadline: 25 January, 2021


  • Email me jobs like this


    LATEST RELATED JOB VACANCIES IN NIGERIA


    Sitrid is an acronym for Steps In The Right Direction. It is a 21st century based Nursery and Primary school which opened a little... Read more

    Anadach Group is a strategic healthcare consulting firm focused on providing innovative advice and services to clients and partner... Read more

    Anadach Group is a strategic healthcare consulting firm focused on providing innovative advice and services to clients and partner... Read more

    RELATED JOBS


    Sitrid is an acronym for Steps In The Right Direction. It is a 21st century based Nursery and Primary school which opened a little... Read more

    Anadach Group is a strategic healthcare consulting firm focused on providing innovative advice and services to clients and partner... Read more

    Anadach Group is a strategic healthcare consulting firm focused on providing innovative advice and services to clients and partner... Read more

    LATEST JOB VACANCIES


    Christian Aid (CA) is a UK-based international NGO, partnering with others to end poverty in Africa. At the heart of this vision i... Read more

    Sitrid is an acronym for Steps In The Right Direction. It is a 21st century based Nursery and Primary school which opened a little... Read more

    Workarena - Our client, an e-commerce company is recruiting to fill the position below: Job Title: E-commerce Executive Location:... Read more

    Copyright © 2021 All Right Reserved CVClue
    A Subsidiary of EMINENT INFO TECH VENTURES