Capacity Advisor Vacancy at Heartland Alliance International Nigeria, Akwa Ibom State

Heartland Alliance International Nigeria, a services based human rights organization, is currently recruiting to fill the positions listed below:

Job Title: Capacity Advisor
Akwa Ibom
Job Descriptions

  • The Capacity Advisor serves as the focal point for the capacity building of local partners and organizational development.
  • Providing support to the program staff of the local partners through trainings, program coordination and management and effective communication in a right based environment.


  • Candidates must meet the minimum requirements listed and should be committed to the promotion of human rights, regardless of age, ethnicity, class, gender, sexual orientation or gender identity.
  • Candidates must be willing to work with diverse population in a supportive and accepting manner.

Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Ability

  • First Degree in Medical Science, Management and Social Science
  • Advanced Degree in Public Health or Social Science
  • Experience in Project design, implementation, M&E and report writing
  • Strong communication skills in written and spoken English
  • Must be capable of independently developing work plans and implementing the duties described above.
  • Ability to speak local language
  • Females are encouraged to apply
  • Supervisory experience in health program management
  • At least four years experience working with USG or other donor funded project
  • Experience working with in collaboration with local partners, NGOs and CBOs
  • Experience in HlV/AIDS Advocacy, prevention, STI management and or care is an added advantage.
  • Excellent interpersonal and managerial skills

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send a one page cover letter, CV (not exceeding 3 pages) with 3 professional references (name, company, email and phone number) to:


  • Let Your full name and the position for which you are applying be the subject of your email. Candidates must be available for immediate employment.
  • Do not contact the listed email address with other enquiries; only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Application Deadline  5pm, 16th December, 2015.

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