UN Programme Analyst, GBV Job Vacancies - United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

Job Title:       Programme Analyst, GBV Organization:  United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda Reports...

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Construction Supervisor Non-profit Jobs - Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI)

Job Title:    Construction Supervisor
Organisation: Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI)
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Construction Specialist

About US:
Habitat for Humanity International is a non-profit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry. The purpose and goal of Habitat for Humanity International is to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action. Habitat invites people of all backgrounds, races and religions to build houses in partnership with families in need. Habitat for Humanity has Administrative Headquarters based in Atlanta, an Operational Headquarters based in Americus, Georgia, and Area Office bases of operations in Manilla, Philippines for our Asia and Pacific work, San Jose, Costa Rica for our Latin American and Caribbean work and Bratislava, Slovakia for our Europe, the Middle East and Africa work.

Job Summary:  The primary role of the Construction Supervisor is to provide close supervision and monitoring in construction process while ensuring that decent houses are built for OVC and other selected households in accordance with HFHU principles; by the contracted local firms that have the capacity to build decent houses. He will travel in the operational areas covered by HFHU to provide support.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Understand and articulates the Mission and policies of HFHU to local leaders, beneficiaries and community members to uphold the same.
  • Ensure quality construction by maintaining standard procedures and guidelines for construction by visiting construction sites regularly.
  • Prepares certificates for the local construction firms at all stages.
  • Management of crews of skilled and unskilled workers at construction sites.
  • Ensure that the Selected OVC house beneficiaries have excavated the Pit to the required depth, Prepare the Setting out Pegs and cleared the site where the housing unit is to be constructed as part of their Key Contribution before construction firms are attached
  • Provide monthly and quarterly construction updates to the Construction Specialist and VGH Manager.
  • Ensure that the organizational construction policies and guidelines are followed at all times during the construction of the houses.
  • Develop construction specification and management i.e. prepare Bills of Quantities/Materials for the selected house designs.
  • Ensure that concerns raised by contractors or beneficiaries are documented and shared by Construction Specialist and VGH Manager.
  • Ensure that all building materials used in the construction of OVC houses are of the quality as recommended by the Organization.
  • Frequent visits to the construction sites.
  • Collaborate with the District Local Government Technical officials, Town Council Officials e.g. District Engineers to ensure approval of new design & specifications
  • Performs any other duties as assigned by the Supervisor.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Construction Supervisor job should preferably have qualifications including, but not limited to: University degree in any one of the following disciplines: Bachelor’s degree in Building and Civil Engineering or High Diploma in Building and Civil Engineering or its equivalent from a recognized institution.
  • At least three years of experience in construction management work for a non-governmental organization or a reputable international organization.
  • Experience in supervising construction works and inventory management
  • Practical experience in working with community based structures
  • Experience in drawings, developing of BOQs and construction budgets

Personal Skills:
  • Ability to work effectively independently or in a team environment or with colleagues from different backgrounds
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent inter-personal skills; demonstrating diplomacy and tact
  • Highly pro-active and self-disciplined
  • Ability to live and work in a challenging environment with regular travel to field locations
  • Competent in Auto CAD programme & Windows-, MS Office programs and internet
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must have good motor cycle riding skills with a valid Riding License (Class A)
  • Willingness to work & reside in the community within the area of jurisdiction.

How to Apply:
Applicants should Send CV, cover letter and relevant academic documentation by email to the Human Resource Department on: hr@hfhuganda.org. Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted and any form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification

Deadline: 13th September 2019

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Earn over 15000 US Dollars as Diagnostic Officer at Malaria Consortium

Job Title:    Diagnostic Officer
Organization: Malaria Consortium
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Regional Coordinator
Salary: USD 15,629 Gross Per annum

About US:
Malaria Consortium is the world’s leading not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the comprehensive control of malaria and other communicable diseases in Africa and Southeast Asia. Malaria Consortium works with communities, government and non-government agencies, academic institutions, and local and international organisations, to ensure good evidence supports delivery of effective services, providing technical support for monitoring and evaluation of programmes and activities for evidence-based decision-making and strategic planning. Malaria Consortium works to improve not only the health of the individual, but also the capacity of national health systems, which helps relieve poverty and support improved economic prosperity.

Job Summary: The Diagnostic Officer will provide diagnostic technical and implementation support to SURM project activities in districts in the region. The Diagnostics Officer will provide technical and implementation support to the field-based team and all field activities. They will ensure effective documentation of project impact, as well as dissemination of learning from implementation and operational research and will provide ongoing technical support to the Sub-Recipients, Ministry of Health (MoH)/ National Malaria Control Programme (NMCP) and other partners and stakeholders as relevant to the project scope and in accordance with its approach to understanding and influencing positive change. This role has an important capacity building function, which involves working closely with all project's partners.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Provide technical leadership and guidance for the Malaria laboratory diagnostic component of the project
  • Work hand in hand with the team to manage the scope of work including creation and execution of work plans and revision as appropriate to comply with program milestones.
  • Ensure that all program milestones are met through effective planning.
  • Supervise and mentor project laboratory technologists, ensure effective support is given to districts and Regional Performance Monitoring Teams (RPMTS) to successfully build capacity for malaria laboratory diagnosis and External Quality Control and External Quality Assurance.
  • Ensures compliance with all grant requirements; ensure that activities are executed according to pre-established guidelines and standard operating procedures.
  • Link directly with the National Malaria Control Program laboratory diagnostic focal person to ensure diagnostic activities are aligned with the national malaria diagnostic plans.
  • Lead the planning and actual delivery of EQA & QC, training and mentoring activities for laboratory personnel in supported districts.
  • Represent MC in various meetings related to malaria control in Uganda.
  • Lead activities involved in quantifying malaria laboratory diagnostic supplies and reagents.
  • Lead the process of developing the technical content for the SMS based support to laboratory personnel.
  • Generate periodic programmatic reports on program activities and advancement toward milestones.
Other responsibilities
  • Perform other tasks assigned by the supervisors Program Manager and Regional Coordinator
  • Manage day-to-day operational aspects of the program
  • Optimize the project's visibility among other stakeholders and the development community at large

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the Malaria Consortium Diagnostic Officer job opportunity should hold a university degree/diploma in Medical lab technologist with public health degree/diploma.
  • Experience working in public health implementation or communicable disease control in Africa
  • Experience in laboratory diagnostics
  • Experience training others in laboratory techniques, including malaria detection
  • Familiarity with the Ugandan health system
  • Demonstrable experience and capacity in effective monitoring and evaluation, including the design and conduct of surveys, data analysis and interpretation relating to both quantitative and qualitative methodologies, documentation and dissemination
  • Experience in carrying out field-based operational research
  • Excellent communication skills, with a supportive management style
  • Excellent stakeholder liaison skills, and experience in working in partnerships to deliver programmes
  • Fluent in both oral and written English
  • Good analytical skills

  • Thorough understanding of both preventive and curative aspects of malaria control
  • Familiarity with the strategies and guidelines of the Uganda National Malaria  Control Programme
  • Experience in training of health workers
  • Experience in using participatory adult learning techniques
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Knowledge of Acholi, Lango or Karamajong language

How to Apply:
All interested applicants are encouraged to apply online at the web link below.

Deadline: 20th September 2019

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Entry Level Accountability, Monitoring and Evaluation Assistant NGO Jobs - World Vision International

Organisation: World Vision International
Reports to:  Food Assistance Officer
Duty Station:  Uganda

About US:
World Vision Uganda is a Christian Relief, Development and Advocacy Non-Government Organization dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice. We currently work in over 41 districts in Uganda. World Vision is committed to the protection of children and we will not employ people whose background is not suitable for working with children. All employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks where possible. “Our Vision for every child, Life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every Heart, the will to make it so.”
Job Summary:   The Accountability, Monitoring and Evaluation Assistant will support the project in systematic data collection through routine monitoring of field level project activities on a timely manner to aid evident reporting, to ensure quality programming and accountability within the framework of World Vision and donor standards and guidelines at settlement levels.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Perform Routine monitoring of field activities (data collection, processing and entry) and assist in both quantitative and qualitative analysis & preparation of draft M&E reports that will allow for an enhanced output analysis.
  • Prepare monthly and Quarterly activity progress report and submit to the Monitoring and Evaluation Officer.
  • Mobilize and sensitize community about beneficiaries’ eligibility, date, time and location of distribution.
  • Take lead in conducting all programme assessments and price monitoring to assess the project outcomes and provide actionable recommendations to improve the program.
  • Organize and conduct end of cycle review meetings with community structures and beneficiaries.
  • Provide overall guidance and support during field implementation of project activities
  • Document human interest and success stories to facilitate qualitative outcomes of the intervention on the beneficiaries including best practices and lessons learnt.
  • Participate in the setup of a Robust Community Help Desk as a forum to receive community issues and provide timely feedback.
  • Work with FM to ensure that they conduct pre-distribution meeting to sensitize and inform beneficiaries about commodities in the food basket, ration sizes, nutrition and hygiene messages and any other issues to be communicated to them

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the World Vision Accountability, Monitoring and Evaluation Assistant job placement should preferably hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics, Development Studies, Social work and Social Administration, and any relevant experience in Monitoring and Evaluation.
  • Two years of Demonstrated experience in participatory, community-driven facilitation skills and experience in data management.
  • Excellent demonstrated M&E including situation analysis and problem definition report writing skills and written communication skills in English
  • Demonstrated ability to design/formulate monitoring tools
  • One year of experience of working with vulnerable communities and familiarity with food distribution and rights based programs
  • Computer literacy skills
  • This position requires a person who is self-starter, who can accomplish the task with minimal or no supervision.
  • He/she should be able to cooperate with other units. He/she must be keen on details and well organized individual.
  • Past experience preferable with a humanitarian agency.
  • Diverse and ability to easily establish rapport.
  • Knowledge of the local languages is an added advantage

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by visiting World Vision International’s e-recruitment jobs portal at the web link below.

Please follow instructions on How to Create Account and Profile at World Vision’s e-recruitment portal.  Qualified female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

Deadline: 14th September 2019

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2 Entry Level Data Clerk Jobs - Medical Teams International (MTI)

Organization: Medical Teams International (MTI)
Duty Station:  Uganda

About US:
Medical Teams International (MTI) is a faith based organization with the calling of “Daring to love like Jesus, we boldly break barriers to health and restore wholeness in a hurting world". MTI-UG has established activities in West Nile and South Western Uganda. We provide Comprehensive Primary Health Care, Reproductive Health, HIV/AIDS and Nutrition.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Data Clerk job must hold a Degree in Statistics, Social Sciences or related field from recognized institution;
  • One year of data management experience
  • Extensive knowledge of statistical database management packages; excellent skill in MS office

How to Apply:
All interested applicants should email their application letters and CVs ONLY including 3 work related referees to; recruitmentug@medicalteams.org

  • Please indicate your Salary expectation/ current or previous salary/Notice Period; at the bottom of your CV
  • Please also indicate clearly in the subject line: only position and location you are applying for.
  • Do not attach your Academic transcripts. They will be requested if you are shortlisted
  • Only online applications will be accepted. Your application will be reviewed if you have fulfilled all the requirements including submission of file types such as MS Word, PDF.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. MTI is an equal opportunity Employer.

Deadline: Friday 13th September 2019 by 5.00PM. 

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45 Fresher Diploma Jobs - Data Assistants - IntraHealth International

Organisation: IntraHealth International
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Officer

About US:
IntraHealth International is a non-profit organization based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A. that has been in existence for over 30 years in more than 100 countries and it has empowered health workers to better serve communities in need. IntraHealth fosters local solutions to health care challenges by improving health worker performance, strengthening health systems, harnessing technology, and leveraging partnerships. In collaboration with governments, nongovernmental organizations, and private- sector organizations around the world, IntraHealth champions the needs and contributions of health workers—from doctors and nurses to community health workers to health facility managers—and works to ensure they have the tools, supplies, information, training, and support they need to provide communities they serve with the best possible opportunity for health and well-being.

Job Summary:  The Data Assistant performs under the leadership of the health unit in-charge. Working as part of the facility team, s/he will assist, implementation of strong data quality maintenance systems of the health unit. The Data Assistant will promote quality data standards at all points of service delivery by ensuring the generation and submission of accurate, timely, valid data to inform on quality improvement and reporting. S/he will work closely with the health information Assistant and respective unit-in chargers to compile weekly, monthly and quarterly facility HMIS and PEPFAR reports. Perform data entry to Uganda EMR, DHIS2, and RHITES-E Information Management system.  Analyze and present performance data for key program indicators to inform decision making at facility level and participate in data cleaning and DQA activities.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Liaise with the different units in –charges to ensure completeness of the data on the patient files, and the registers (ANC, Maternity, Postnatal, Exposed Infant Register, HTS register, Laboratory registers, SMC registers, Nutrition registers, TB registers, Pre-ART and ART registers, Family Planning Register, Child/Immunization Register, prevention registers, APN registers, Missed appointment registers).
  • Work with different health unit’s departments in ensuring timely, accurate, complete and valid data is generated from the respective registers into weekly, monthly, and quarterly HMIS/PEPFAR reports or any other required report and are verified before submission to the DHO, RHITES-E and MoH. The data/reports pertain to: HIV Care & Treatment program, PMTCT including EID, TB including MDR-TB, TB/HIV, HIV Counselling and Testing, VMMC, Nutrition, WASH, Gender and social inclusion, Malaria, MNCH, Family Planning, and Laboratory.
  • Receiving and dealing with enquiries and requests relating to data needs
  • Compile, sort, and verify accuracy of data before it is entered into the National and project Information systems.
  • Carry out data entry in a timely and accurate manner into Uganda EMR and the project information system; and assists in the compilation of statistical information for reports. While Updating, maintaining and retrieving data held on computerized HIV/AIDS/Family health reporting systems.
  • Work with information by transferring it from paper-based records (registers) into summary tally sheets or computerized reporting format.
  • Managing the electronic data systems which include and not limited to Uganda EMR, ensuring systems are updated with the most current data.
  • Maintain hardcopy and electronic data files and reports in compliance with the national/research protocols, ensuring that completed records/reports/documents are regularly stored/back up in an appropriate location.
  • Maintain the highest standards of data quality by comparing the data entered with source documents, or re-enters verified data.
  • Participate in the facility quality improvement activities which may include collecting/summarizing data and analyzing to inform progress of quality improvement interventions.
  • Analyze the monthly summary statistics for key program indicators and compile reports for distribution to inform QI teams at health facility level.
  • Participate in Data cleaning and assist health care workers at the designated facilities in data quality assurance as stipulated in the standard operating procedures and job aides.
  • Support implementation of the above duties in two addition Light ART sites as will be assigned.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the IntraHealth Data Assistant job placement must hold a diploma in Statistics, Records Management from a reputable institute
  • Possession of a bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Quantitative Economics, Computer Science, Information Technology or a post graduate diploma in Monitoring and Evaluation will be an added advantage.
  • Training in information technology, database and records management is an added advantage
  • Two years of progressive professional experience working in data management
  • A high level of computer literacy is required, especially, but not limited to Ms-Word, Excel, MS Access, Internet & web technology, as the incumbent will be involved in data entry into database systems
  • Good numeracy skills.
  • Keen attention to detail and enjoy alphanumeric data entry.
  • Practical experience in working with government of Uganda health information systems (like Opens MRS/Uganda EMR, DHIS2, and mTrack) at health facility and district
  • Experience in handling, collecting, coding, and managing numerical data
  • Hands-on knowledge and skills in data entry preferably in an HIV/AIDS, Family Health or a research-oriented organization
  • Good verbal communication and writing skills.
  • Willingness to work and travel in rural settings of Eastern and North-Eastern Uganda
  • Excellent data analysis skills (competency in the use of Statistical applications such as SPSS, STATA, or Epi-Info is an added advantage)

How to Apply:
All candidates who wish to join IntraHealth International in the aforementioned capacity should apply online at the link below.

Deadline: 20th October 2019

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