1. Background

The Nigeria Product Supply Chain Management Program (NPSCMP) funded by the Global Fund through the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) under the Resilient and Sustainable Systems for Health (RSSH) Grant is modeled to ensure continued availability of health products at the last mile through total visibility for accountability and control across the HIV, Malaria, and TB space in Nigeria.

NPSCMP as sub-recipient is responsible for implementing the Procurement and Supply Chain Management (PSM) component of the RSSH Grant for which NACA is the Principal Recipient. The aim is to achieve set goals and objectives in a sustainable manner. This also includes gaining the right manpower support for the NPSCMP. We therefore seek the services of competent individual consultants for this task.

  1. Goal and Objectives

The NHLMIS Programming Specialist, brings programming capabilities and is designed to support the upgrade of the national NHLMIS database to meet stakeholder expectations as well as leading NHLMIS database maintenance and support within NPSCMP.

This position will lead the designs of any customized databases and soft wares to serve the interest of stakeholders, as may be required by FMoH (NPSCMP).

  1. Scope of work

Influence the delivery of a robust NHLMIS software

Work with stakeholders on the development and roll out of the LMIS tools

Will lead the design and execution of capacity and skill transfer schemes for stakeholders.

To provide technical expertise in the development of LMIS related products.

Support the resolution of all issues arising from the use of NHLMIS across the 36+1 States and National stakeholders.

Support stakeholders during reporting periods.

Lead the development of upgrades of the commodity supply chain management database platform.

Support and review the work of consultants working on project-supported health informatics deliverables including but not limited development of interoperability systems and user-friendly interactive data use products.

Support the development of guidance documents, training manuals, and SOPs.

Support the achievement of interoperability of multiple in-country database platforms.

Support the design, development and execution of capacity transfer systems.

  1. Duration of Consultancy


  1. Number of Consultants Required


  1. Required Qualification /Experience:

B.Sc./HND in computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or any other degree with demonstrable expertise on the subject matter.

Minimum of 3 years designing and deploying diverse database and software systems

Minimum of 18 months experience on database platforms in-country including but not limited to NHLMIS.

Minimum of 3 years working with RDBMS in particular MySQL and T-SQL.

Minimum of 18 months experience working with logistics data and tools specifically for TB, HIV and Malaria programs at the National level

Experience managing user requirements from multiple stakeholders.

Experience with development of mobile applications

Experience designing, developing, executing and or supporting interoperability between databases [eg DHIS2 and other database platforms].

Experience developing interactive data use products

Experience designing and executing capacity transfer schemes/exercises.

Strong experience with Power BI or advanced excel, is an advantage.




The detailed Proposal must be in English Language and submitted in three (3) hard copies each (one original & two copies) of the requested documents and proposal. The documents shall then be enclosed and sealed in one (1) single outer envelope, and clearly marked at the topmost right corner “ Programming Specialist for NHLMIS   ” and the Name, Address, Email and Phone Number of the Consultant boldly written at the back of the envelope and registration of the bids at Procurement  office at the address below .Alternatively, Submission can be made to [email protected].


  1. Deadline for Submission: The deadline for the submission of proposal should not be later than Tuesday 16th November 2021 by 12 noon. The submission (s) received will be opened immediately after closing at NACA Conference Room in the presence of consultants that choose to attend.




Head Procurement

National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA)  

Ground Floor Room 1.08

No. 3 Zinguinchor Street, Beside AEDC Office, Wuse zone 4, Abuja

Email: [email protected]

Tel: +234-9-4613726-9 Fax: +234 94613700



You shall get acquainted with the global fund code of conduct for suppliers using this link below: https://www.theglobalfund.org/media/3275/corporate_codeofconductforsuppliers_policy_en.pdf

Accepting this invitation shall serve as an acknowledgement and agreement to abide by the Global Fund Code of Conduct for Suppliers.


  2. Late submissions will not be accepted.
  3. NACA shall verify any or all documents and claims made by applicants and will disqualify consultants with falsified documents and claims.

iii. If it is determined that submitted documents and claims have been falsified, the consultant may face prosecution in a court of Law.

  1. NACA shall not be held responsible for any disqualified proposal as a result of any omission or deletion relating to the submission guidelines.

iii. This advertisement shall not be construe a contract to any Consultant, nor shall it entitle any Consultant submitting documents to claim any indemnity from NACA.

  1. NACA is not bound to shortlist any Consultant, and reserves the right to annul the bidding process at any time without incurring any liabilities or providing reason.





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