Organization: Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation
Project Name: USAID/Uganda Voucher Plus Activity
Duty Station: Uganda
Report to: Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator
Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation - Uganda (Baylor -Uganda) is a private not for profit NGO that provides: HIV/AIDS care, treatment and prevention services; maternal child health services; Health Professional training and Clinical Research.
About USAID Project:
Baylor-Uganda is a partner in the year sub-grant from Abt Associates under the USAID/Uganda Voucher Plus Activity. The goal of the USAID project is to expand access to and the quality of health services for pregnant women including maternal mid-child care, facility-based delivery and postpartum planning through the private sector.
Job Summary: The Monitoring and Evaluation Officer will offer support in the implementation of Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (ME&L) functions for the project including maintenance of project data systems, data collection, collation, analysis, results reporting and manage utilization of data and information in accordance with the Project’s Results Framework.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
- The applicant should preferably hold a Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Public Health or any other related field. Possession of a Postgraduate diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation or Project Planning and Management is an added advantage
- Previous experience in monitoring and evaluation of health programs with a special focus on family planning, maternal and child health. Past experience working with USAID funded projects is an added advantage.
- Prior experience in training, mentoring and coaching of medical records personnel and other health workers on data management and use.
- Computer literacy i.e. experience using data processing and analysis packages such as SPSS, Epidata, Stata, MS Access, MySQL and web-based data management systems
- Familiarity with the Ministry of Health HMIS tools, procedures and guidelines
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Good team player
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- The applicant must be dynamic
- Highly persuasive and convincing
- Self-motivated and able to demonstrate high initiative.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications to the address below including a detailed CV demonstrating possession of the job requirements, current position, names and addresses of three referees i.e. email and phone addresses, copies of professional/academic documents, email address, and day time telephone contact. The applicant must have at most a credit 6 in Math and English.
Send applications via E-mail to: applications@baylor-Uganda.org.
The Human Resources Manager,
Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation-Uganda,
Block 5 Mulago Hospital,
P.O. Box 72052, Clock Tower, Kampala. Uganda
Deadline: 1st July 2016 by 4:00 PM
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