The consultants are expected to contribute to the successful
establishment and operations of the Sokoto, Bauchi and Kebbi State
Contributory Health Insurance Schemes respectively.
    This will he done by working with
the agencies and State Ministries of Health (SMOH) to put in place
necessary structures and processes that will guarantee optimal functioning
of the health insurance schemes and delivery of services to enrollees.
The following are the specific tasks of the consultant:
    Design/technical review of State
Health Insurance Schemes (SHIS) policy documents including SHIS laws,
operational guidelines, benefit packages
    Design of technical processes and
tools required for SHIS establishment, operations and implementation
    Provide technical assistance in the
development of a quality assurance systems for the SHIS and performance
management systems for health insurance operations and
    Capacity building for staff,
including mentoring on the technical operations of the SHIS:
Skills and Expertise Required
The consultant should possess the following:
    A good First degree or its
equivalent from a reputable University in Medicine, Science or Numerate
disciplines such as Actuarial Science, Statistics, Insurance etc
    Postgraduate qualification in
Management, Public Health, Health Management, Health Economics, Insurance
or other related fields
    Certification in and/or professional
membership of Health, Management and Health Insurance related bodies shall
be an added advantage
    Minimum of 10 years experience in
the health insurance space and other related fields
    Experience in developing and
delivering capacity building workshops especially for health insurance
    Good understanding of current health
financing reform initiatives in Nigeria especially at subnational level
    Experience carrying out similar
assignments in Nigeria particularly at the sub-national level and
    Excellent oral and written
communication skills.
Application Closing Date
1st February, 2018.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their
Cover Letter and CV’s as a single document to:  Using
“Technical Support Consultant” as the subject the email.

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