Project Officer x2 (Pfizer Foundation)
PROJECT HEALTH OFFICER X2 (PFIZER FOUNDATION)
LOCATION: GOKWE NORTH & GOKWE SOUTH
To provide field leadership, support and facilitate planning, designing and implementation of life course immunization programme for the marginalised populations in Gokwe with a major emphasis on community organization, participation, education in liaison with key stakeholders in line with WVI policies and philosophy.
Facilitate the identification, planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the immunisation programme.
Enhance the sustainability of programme activities through ensuring community and stakeholder involvement and participation in the project cycle.
Facilitate the organisation and coordination of meetings and workshops with community and other stakeholders.
Coordinate the use of various IPC platforms to enhance the uptake of lifelong immunisation in targeted communities.
Develop the capacity of local community leadership structures for sustainable development.
Facilitate training of faith leaders using the Channels of Hope Model for Maternal and Child Health.
Strengthen the referral pathway for immunisation between the targeted communities and the health centres.
Develop IEC material resources as per project design.
Ensure the distribution of the material.
Ensure adherence to specific grant requirements regarding the IEC material.
Compile reports as per the reporting calendar, and on demand.
Maintain an up to date database for projects activities and their status.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Degree in Social Sciences, Health, Public Health.
3 years’ experience in community work, preferably in charge of a district.
Knowledge of accountability of resources
In depth knowledge of project design, project management, project implementation is essential.
Understanding and knowledge of community development.
Ability to speak local languages