State Monitoring & Evaluation (M& E) Advisor – Borno at Society for Family Health (SFH)

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Society for Family Health is one of Nigeria’s largest non-governmental organisations. Founded in 1985 by three eminent Nigerians: Professor Olikoye Ransome-Kuti, Justice Ifeyinwa Nzeako, Pharmacist Dahiru Wali and Phil Harvey. Society for Family Health Nigeria has a mission to empower Nigerians, particularly the poor and vulnerable to lead healthier lives. Working with the private and public sectors, SFH adopts social marketing and behaviour change communication to improve access to essential health information, services, and products to motivate the adoption of healthy behaviours.

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Qualification: BA/BSc/HND, MBA/MSc/MA
  • Experience: 5 years
  • Location: Borno
  • Job Field: Data, Business Analysis and AI, NGO/Non-Profit 

Job Profile: 

The M&E Advisor shall ensure that the project has an appropriate Activity Monitoring and Evaluation Plan (AMELP).

The successful candidate will perform the following functions:

  • S/he will ensure that the AMELP is executed, and its objectives achieved by ensuring that detailed activities are developed and implemented.
  • S/he will be responsible for the quality of data generated (timeliness, validity, completeness) and will develop and implement these to continually improve the quality of data generated.


  • Must possess a first degree in a relevant field. A master’s degree in public health, Health Research, Development Studies or related fields and certificates in relevant M&E courses will be of an added advantage
  • Must possess a minimum of Five (5) years post NYSC work experience, preferably in M&E and research
  • Must have previous experience in the use of the LAMIS, DHIS and other National M&E tools.
  • Must show demonstrable willingness and ability to adjust quickly to rapidly changing priorities, multiple demands, and complex situations.
  • Good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills, training and report writing skills are very important to this position.
  • Must be computer literate, able to manipulate spreadsheets and be familiar with the NGO working environment.
  • Excellent Excel Skills
  • Good report writing skills
  • Proficient on quantitative and qualitative analysis
  • Problem solving and analytical ability.

Skills and Competencies required

  • Good report-writing skills
  • Good knowledge of Statistical analysis packages
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Power BI
  • Good Interpersonal skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • High Level of Integrity

Method of Application