Fresher M&E Officer NGO Careers – Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)

Title:     M&E Officer
Organisation: Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)
DREAMS Project Coordinator
Rakai Health Sciences
Program is a collaborative Bio-medical research and service delivery
organization. It strives to improve the quality of life of the local population
through a combination of community based research, curative services and
prevention strategies in the District of Rakai, South Western Uganda. It is
based at the Uganda Virus Research Institute – Entebbe and Kalisizo in Rakai
Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • The
    M&E Officer will manage the day-to-day operations of the DREAMS
    Project M&E activities.
  • Offer
    operational and technical support to DREAMS Project staff regarding
    M&E activities.
  • Prepare
    and submit progressive reports to relevant people at the required
  • Plan
    out a monitoring schedule for the DREAMS projects.
  • In
    charge of the implementation of quality improvement for the DREAMS
  • Data
    management oversight including oversight on data collection, entry, and
    data quality control in collaboration with the RHSP QC department
  • Ensure
    presence of appropriate HMIS forms
  • Perform
    any other duty as assigned by the supervisor.
Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    applicant should preferably hold a BSTAT or BSc. Quantitative Economics or
    Bsc. MES (Hons).
  • Applicant
    should have obtained at least a principle pass grade “C” in
    Mathematics at A’ Level.
  • A
    minimum of two years of M&E experience
  • Previous
    experience in data management using SQL-SERVER, Fox Pro or Ms Access.
  • Working
    knowledge of National Health information systems (paper-based and
    electronic) DHIS possession of a post graduate Degree in M&E is an
    added advantage.
  • Ability
    to work under minimum supervision.
  • Willing
    to work and reside in a rural setting of Rakai District
  • Ability
    to ride a motor cycle
  • Available
    to start work immediately.
  • Recommendation
    from current/previous employer/supervisor
  • Applicants
    with experience working with Orphans & Vulnerable Children/ HIV
    Testing and Counseling/ Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision I
    Antiretroviral Therapy stand an added advantage.
  • Age: Between 25-40 years
to Apply:
All suitably qualified and
interested applicants should send their application letter, valid academic
documents and detailed resume (CV) with three recognizable referees to:
The Human Resource Manager,
Rakai Health Sciences
P.O. Box 279, Kalisizo,
Rakai, Uganda
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Deadline: 12th August 2016
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