Society for Family Health (SFH) is a leading non-governmental public health organization in Nigeria, implementing programmes in Reproductive Health/Family Planning, HIV & AIDS treatment, malaria prevention, and treatment, primary health care system strengthening, non-communicable diseases and maternal, newborn, and child health care. We work in partnership with the Federal and State Governments of Nigeria, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the British Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO), Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, MSD for Mothers, the Global Fund and Children Investment Fund Foundation among other international donors.
SFH ignites the power of health system thinking and market-shaping to transform health outcomes for every Nigerian. An emerging pan-African organization, we provide a partnership platform to communities, donors, the private sector and government to co-create and implement actions that create real and measurable impact at the individual, families, society and country level.
With a career at SFH, you will be the centre of making all these happen. You will be joining a team of problem solvers, with a real passion to change the world in a fast-paced environment. Exciting. Surprising. Purposeful. Life at SFH is many things, but it is never dull. If you want something beyond earning a living, if you want purpose; then SFH will fuel your imagination and give you wings to fly. We are an organization rooted in Nigeria with a global reach and a diverse workforce. We pride ourselves on being open, inclusive, and collaborative — and in providing a work environment that encourages our employees to achieve their life and career goals.
SFH is desirous of creating a pool of talented Early Career Professionals. Qualified candidates will be tested and screened, and successful candidates will be invited to interviews for suitable positions that arise over the course of the year.
What we offer
SFH offers professionals opportunities for career advancement, a good working environment and competitive remuneration. For early-career professionals, we provide a structured learning process that supports your career development through our Early Career Professionals Programme (ECPP) which provides structured learning, hands-on experience, and the best performance management tools to enable the candidates to learn and grow essential competencies for success in the NGO world.
Early Career Professionals Programme (ECPP)
SFH is looking for talented young people with a track record of academic excellence to join our vibrant workforce under our Early Career Professionals Programme (ECPP). We seek people who are analytical, problem solvers, self-motivated, achievement-oriented, innovative and who can think ‘outside-the-box’ to cope with the ever-changing business environment. We invite applications from people who are interested in building a career with SFH and who demonstrate the potential to move up the career ladder quickly to assume leadership positions in the future.
1. Medical Doctors
4. Medical Laboratory Scientists
Note: There are other opportunities such as Sales and Marketing, Legal, Procurement, Finance, Programme Management, Information Technology, Corporate and Creative Communication, Human Resources Management there. Apply online through this link.
- The applicant must be a graduate of the listed courses, with valid practising licences and registration with professional bodies.
- NYSC Discharge certificate of at least two years and maximum of 5 years
- Minimum of 5 credits, including English and Mathematics O’level
- University degree with minimum of second class (Upper Division) or HND with upper credits.
- Computer literacy and proficiency in MS Office packages.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
- A Master’s Degree will be an added advantage to the application.
This vacancy closes two weeks from the date of publication.
All applications will be treated in confidence. Interested persons without the minimum requirements need not apply. We thank prospective applicants for their interest in working with SFH, however, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. SFH is an equal opportunity employer and women are encouraged to apply.