Manager – Waste Management at Malaria Consortium

Malaria Consortium is one of the world’s leading non-profit organisations specialising in the comprehensive prevention, control and treatment of malaria and other communicable diseases among vulnerable and under privileged populations. We increasingly find our work on malaria can be effectively integrated with other similar public health interventions for greater impact and therefore expanded our remit to include child health and neglected tropical disease interventions.

We are recruiting a suitable candidate to join our team in the capacity below:

Job Title: Manager – Waste Management

Location: Abuja
Employment Type: This is a Temporary, full time vacancy

The Vacancy

  • Malaria Consortium is recruiting for a Health Care Waste Manager to join our team in Abuja, Nigeria .
  • The Manager – Waste Management will manage all medical related waste management at health facility level and at community commodities for which Malaria Consortium is responsible for in Nigeria and will also maintain oversight of all commodities for which Malaria Consortium Nigeria is accountable for.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Degree in Environmental or Medical Sciences or any other Science course with Master’s Degree in any of these courses (Public Health, Environmental / Medical Sciences any other relevant courses),
  • At least five (5) years of progressive experiences in HCWM;
  • The consultant is expected to have previous experience in the preparation of HCWM technical instruments recognized by the World Bank, strong country knowledge and of World Bank safeguard policies, experience in hazardous/HCWM activities;
  • At least five years’ experience in developing training manuals or other training documents for programs/projects funded by multilateral agencies specifically on hazardous/HCWM, working experience in Nigeria or developing country under similar condition;
  • Good technical and organizational background in performing hazardous/HCWM for programs/projects, and ability to cooperate and interact with stakeholders including facilitating meetings and workshops.
  • Good knowledge of the healthcare waste streams generated in Nigeria

Competitive against market.

Application Closing Date
5th May, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


  • We need to keep beneficiaries safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to safeguarding. Please find our Code of Conduct, Safeguarding Policy and Privacy Notice here.
  • This role is conditional of Malaria Consortium securing funding for this role.
  • Due to the nature of this role we will be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis and the role might be filled and closed before the closing date. Early applications are encouraged.
  • This is a fixed term contract for the period of 3 years depending on funding.
  • To apply for this position you will need to have the right to work in Nigeria.
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