30 Client Service Officer Job Opportunities - SolarNow

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Deputy Project Manager NGO Careers - Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)


Job Title:      Deputy Project Manager
Organisation: Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)
Duty Station: Uganda

About US:
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 District.

Job Summary:  The Deputy Project Manager will assist the project manager to as he/she oversees the implementation of HIV prevention, care and treatment activities in the 12 districts of the Greater Masaka region. The position holder will specifically support district-led programming for a decentralized HIV/AIDS response and provide leadership for the functioning of Community based organizations (CBOs) sub granted by RHSP in line with donor and respective GoU guidelines. He/she will support the initiation, planning, coordination and evaluation of activities designed to enhance capabilities, governance and functionality of CBOs and DHTs in Masaka region.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Provide technical assistance to DHTs regarding planning and managing of sub-grants agreements to ensure that they submit requests and accounts for funds
  • Support the monitoring of district-led programming activities and sub-granting to both the districts & CBOs.
  • Organize regular stakeholders’ meetings all in the spirit of enhancing district-led programming.
  • Work with the regional teams to ensure timely planning, budgeting for all the CBOs supported activities in Masaka region
  • Provide leadership for the functioning of all community based organisations (CBOs) sub granted by RHSP. These include thjos supporting Community facility linkage, Orphan & Vulnerable, DREAMS in live with the Donor and Respective GoU guidelines
  • Work with the cluster teams to prepare regular briefings in relation to the performance of the CBOs & district-led programming activities.
  • Identify barriers to implementation of district-led programming and propose corrective action.
  • Identify barriers to implementation of activities by CBOs and propose corrective actions.
  • Assess compliance of the partner districts and CBOs to the terms and conditions of the principles of collaboration and Memorandums of understanding respectively.
  • Assess and report on and design capacity building and technical assistance interventions to the DHT and CBOs.
  • Conducting regular visits to the districts & CBOs to review performance and ensuring that districts and CBOs follow the finance agreements, and with the performance expectations as outlined in their work plans.
  • Other duties as assigned by the supervisor


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP) Deputy Project Manager job must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine and Surgery or a related health field.
  • Master’s Degree in Public Health
  • Advanced diploma in M&E or Project management is an added advantage with experience in Monitoring and Evaluation Programs
  • Specialized training in HIV/AIDS will be an advantage.
  • Three years’ experience in strategic planning, health systems strengthening (HSS) and participatory approaches.
  • Familiarity with the functioning of the decentralized Local Government System of Uganda.
  • Knowledge of PEPFAR/US Government programming policies and regulations, procedures and practices, which bear on project management in support of cooperative agreements.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to work effectively with the DHTs and HFs.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience in HIV/AIDS.
  • Project planning skills and a good understanding of sub granting systems to local governments and CBOs.

How to Apply:
All interested candidates should send their applications including a cover letter, latest Copy of CV (with 3 referees), copies of academic qualifications/certificates addressed to the HR Manager to jobs@rhsp.org. Please kindly indicate the Job title under subject of the mail. Only Online applications will be considered.

Deadline: 21st June 2019

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Regional Manager - EMTCT/EID Jobs - Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)


Job Title:      Regional Manager - EMTCT/EID
Organisation: Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)
Duty Station: Uganda

About US:
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 District.

Job Summary:  The Regional Manager - EMTCT/EID will be accountable for coordination, implementation, and ensuring maximum outputs regarding EMTCT/ EID services in the Masaka region. This person will provide technical assistance to the district teams to ensure timely and quality accelerated EMTCT / EID service delivery. He /she will provide ongoing technical assistance, on and off-site support/capacity building; mentoring and supervision; quality assurance; and support ongoing review of client service delivery models in supported Districts.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Coordinate project activities aimed at increasing access to quality HIV treatment for Pregnant and lactating mothers.
  • Coordinate implementation of all activities related to the project with the goal of improving early diagnosis of children with HIV by increasing testing, screening, case finding and linkages to treatment and support.
  • Provide oversight for the mentorship project and Health Facility teams in collaboration with the different stakeholders.
  • Ensure the teams support and provide quality EMTCT/ EID services in line with MoH policies and procedures.
  • Ensure and support Continuous Professional Development sessions in relation to EMTCT/ EID service
  • Provide oversight for the coordination and provision of technical support supervision in collaboration with MoH and District health teams in regard to EMTCT/ EID services. This is aimed at ensuring quality services for HIV positive pregnant and lactating mothers.
  • Work with the relevant district personnel to ensure provision of an integrated information package for improving care for HIV positive pregnant and lactating mothers.
  • Support community demand and community-based activities for HIV positive pregnant and lactating mothers in the supported areas to improve identification, uptake and retention.
  • Ensure and support performance review meetings in relation to care for HIV positive pregnant and lactating mothers as well as participating in regular review meetings with health facility and community leaders
  • In collaboration with MoH and other partners, ensure the appropriate IEC materials for the indicated services are available and effectively utilized.
  • Strengthen documentation and records management of pediatric and adolescent data in the appropriate tools and online systems.
  • Participate in national and district EMTCT / EID activities
  • Coordinate efforts in strengthening identification and streamlining referral and linkage systems for HIV positive pregnant and lactating mothers.
  • Provide monthly reports and any other required reports for this project as and when required.
  • Support and document best practices and challenges in regard to project activities.
  • Participate and support planning and strategic direction for EMTCT/ EID services to meet project objectives
  • Work with the project teams to ensure Improved monitoring, evaluation and reporting of EMTCT/ EID services in the project supported districts
  • Coordinate activities for provision of the national HMIS tools that will guide documentation and reporting into the relevant systems such as DHIS II
  • Perform any other duties as may reasonably be assigned from time to time


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP) Regional Manager - EMTCT/EID job must hold a Bachelor’s degree in medicine and Surgery
  • Post graduate training in Public Health and or pediatrics will be an added advantage
  • Specialized training in HIV/AIDS Care and Treatment will be an added advantage.
  • Registration with the Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council
  • Three years’ experience working in HIV/AIDS services within the government health care setting, and in NGO setting
  • Comprehensive knowledge and experience in EMTCT/ EID services management.
  • Proven record of mentoring HCWs in EMTCT / EID service delivery.
  • Experience providing technical assistance to large scale HIV/AIDS HSS interventions within MoH structures and systems.
  • Good working knowledge of EMTCT / EID service programs, strategies, processes and techniques used to plan, develop, implement and evaluate results of EMTCT / EID service programs.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to work effectively in a team.
  • Knowledge of USG programming policies and regulations, MoH and district procedures and practices.

How to Apply:
All interested candidates should send their applications including a cover letter, latest Copy of CV (with 3 referees), copies of academic qualifications/certificates addressed to the HR Manager to jobs@rhsp.org. Please kindly indicate the Job title under subject of the mail. Only Online applications will be considered.

Deadline: 21st June 2019

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No Experience Sales Representative Jobs - Joint Medical Store (JMS)


Job Title:      Sales Representative
Organisation: Joint Medical Store (JMS)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Marketing Officer

About US:
Joint Medical Store (JMS) is a Church founded private not-for-profit organization whose mission is to supply affordable Quality Health Solutions in an efficient manner assuring a preferential position for Medical Bureaus and Sustainability of Member Health Units.

Job Summary: The Sales Representative will be responsible for implementing approved marketing activities in a professional manner in order to meet the overall sales and marketing objectives of JMS in the assigned market segment.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Act as a liaison between JMS and the different stakeholders in the assigned region and resolve or report any pertinent issues.
  • Promote Joint Medical Store products and services in the assigned territory.
  • Recruit new customers for JMS and implement initiatives to retain them.
  • Provide relevant technical support to customers and stakeholders.
  • Prepare the ground for territorial events and marketing campaigns.
  • Conduct regular customer visits to get business, recruit new customers to grow our customer base.
  • Identify business opportunities through the tender system.
  • Introduce new products in the market to grow sales revenue.
  • Carry out market surveys to inform decision making on market strategies.
  • Identify new business opportunities and target to sell to particular customers’ segments.
  • Compile and submit reports in line with reporting lines.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Joint Medical Store (JMS) Sales Representative job placement must hold a Diploma in Pharmacy, Clinical Medicine, Nursing, or Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Good training and experience in marketing of pharmaceutical products is desirable.
  • Computer literacy including experience in use of MS Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Proven experience in customer and market research.
  • Strong clinical knowledge
  • Valid class B driving license/Moto Cycle license.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills.
  • Negotiation skills.
  • Demonstrated high level of integrity in line with JMS values.
  • Handling the pressure of achieving targets.
  • Creativity.
  • Resilience
  • Time management skills
  • Planning, organizational and prioritization skills

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates should submit applications, resume, copies of academic certificates, testimonials and three referees (who are not relatives) with their day time telephone contacts. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Applications may be hand delivered to JMS Head office Reception Desk or Email to HRA@jms.co.ug

Please address your applications to:

The Manager Human Resource & Administration,
Joint Medical Store P.O. Box 4501 Kampala. Uganda

Deadline: Monday 19th June, 2019 at 5.00pm.

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20 Quantitative Data Collector Job Opportunities - University Research Co., LLC (URC)


Organization: University Research Co., LLC (URC)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About US:
University Research Co., LLC (URC), a US-based public health organization working in Uganda since 2005, implements the RHITES-N, Acholi Activity whose key objective is to build on USAID investments and national advances to increase access to and use of high-quality integrated services that accelerate the ability and capacity to respond to the specific health needs of the residents in the Acholi Region. The project is supporting the 8 districts of Acholi sub-region to develop capacity of Districts through proven best practices across priority services of integrated HIV care and Treatment, TB, Malaria, MNCH, RHFP, Nutrition and WASH; and support the Ministry of Health at National level and spread the best practices from the Acholi region across the country.

The USAID RHITES-N, Acholi Activity is providing quality improvement technical assistance to the ministry of health in the implementation of the national Quality Improvement (QI) initiative aimed at improving viral load suppression, early retention in care and Isoniazid Preventive Therapy (IPT) scale up.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Attend a training in evaluation procedures and tools
  • Pretest the data collection tools
  • Conduct interviews
  • Review and extract data from medical records at the health facilities


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicants for the USAID RHITES-N Project Quantitative Data Collector job should hold a Degree in medicine, Bio-statistics, Epidemiology, Demography, Public Health or diploma or equivalent in a clinical discipline.  A Master’s degree in any of the above is an added advantage
  • A minimum of three (3) years’ of practical experience in collecting and analyzing qualitative data in one or more of the following areas: quality improvement, any health area eg HIV, service utilization, client service satisfaction, health facility assessment
  • Experience in working effectively
  • Demonstrated previous analysis of quantitative data, covering health and policy areas;
  • Maturity and professional ability to execute tasks with minimum supervision and short timelines
  • Ability to work within short deadlines and data quality standards;
  • Knowledge of Excel, SPSS and Stata software is an added advantage

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested applicants should apply online at the link below.


Deadline: 14th June 2019

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2 Fresher Medical Supply Chain Officer Job Placements - Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)


Organisation: Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)
Duty Station: Uganda

About US:
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 District.

Job Summary:  The Medical Supply Chain Officer primarily supports in monitoring and providing on-site support of medical logistics management in the supported districts/health facilities according to MOH standards. He/she will ensure close monitoring of medicines and health supplies. He/she will further ensure adequate supply of quality medicines, responding to dynamic changes in demand, managing increased volumes of commodities and minimizing pilferage and misuse..

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Support health facilities to develop pharmacy systems and annual procurement plans.
  • Provide technical assistance, mentorships and CMEs in medicines and health supplies management and disseminate information updates regarding logistics management.
  • Support health facilities in ordering and reporting for medicines and health supplies as per the warehouse schedule.
  • Support health facilities and medicine management supervisors to implement RX solution, RASS and SPARS and submit timely required reports.
  • Strengthen pharmacovigilance and adherence issues in the supported health facilities.
  • Develop and follow up on activity plans developed with the focal logistics personnel in the district health facilities.
  • Actively participate in verification of medicines and health supplies on delivery to the health facilities and submit order fulfillment reports.
  • Support health workers in their dispensing, stock management, and storage management practices.
  • Participate in the redistribution of medicines and health supplies in the supported districts.
  • Participate in budgeting for supply chain activities, requisitioning and appropriately account for the disbursed funds.
  • Any other assigned duties in line with your roles.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP) Medical Supply Chain Officer job must hold a diploma in Pharmacy or nursing
  • Two years’ experience in pharmacy practice in HIV care and treatment
  • Two years’ experience in health commodities inventory management.
  • Active Registration with the Allied Medical Practitioners Council
  • Experience in working in a district led program is an added advantage.
  • Computer Knowledge and skills
  • Experience in using WAOS, TWOS & RX solution.
  • Good presentation and report writing skills
  • Communication skills and ability to speak the local languages.
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision

How to Apply:
All interested candidates should send their applications including a cover letter, latest Copy of CV (with 3 referees), copies of academic qualifications/certificates addressed to the HR Manager to jobs@rhsp.org. Please kindly indicate the Job title under subject of the mail. Only Online applications will be considered.

Deadline: 21st June 2019

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