DATA MANAGEMENT COORDINATOR (Several Posts)

  • Full time
  • 7 months ago
  • Lilongwe
  • Job Qualifications Bachelor
  • Number of vacancies 8 openings

Job Description

Institutional Background

Jhpiego is an international, non-profit health organization affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University. Jhpiego has been working in Malawi since 1999 implementing a wide-range of interventions in maternal health, family planning, HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment. Current projects include facility and community-based HIV testing services, and HIV prevention

Jhpiego intends to recruit suitable and a qualified staff for the vacant positions below:

Post: Data Management Coordinator (8 positions)
The Data Management Coordinator (DMC) will be responsible for the administration and management of VMMC Data Management Information Systems. Under the direct supervision of the Monitoring, Evaluation & Research Coordinator, the DMC will keep track of all VMMC service delivery data and enter VMMC data into the database for subsequent analysis. The VMMC DMC will also assist the M&E Officer in data quality assurance including routine data collection, validation and verification at VMMC sites to optimize data quality. She/he will also provide data management support to data entry clerks at VMMC sites during the campaigns. She/he will be responsible for all VMMC databases integrity and security.

Required Qualifications, Experience, Skills and Competencies

  • First Degree in Statistics/ ICT/Data Management/Mathematics OR Post-secondary education with national Diploma in Computing with at least two (2) years of relevant data management experience, preferably with an international organization
  • Excellent computer skills with good knowledge of MS Access; Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Power point, and Internet; familiarity with Stata/SPSS is a plus
  • Knowledge of District Health Information System (DHIS2) software with good knowledge of pivot tables and its functions.
  • Knowledge and experience in online data collection/android/ ODK/
  • Ability to communicate technical information understandably, both orally and in writing
  • Ability to analyze data; identifying errors and inaccuracies in data reporting
  • Excellent organizational skills and team player.
  • Excellent verbal and written English and Chichewa, with the ability to communicate courteously and effectively in both languages
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment; handle multiple tasks, sometimes with short deadlines.
  • Strong decision making skills and results oriented approach
  • Willingness to travel locally (Approximately 25% of time) and work long hours if necessary
  • Proactive with the ability to work under minimal supervision and aptitude to acquire new skills

APPLICATION MODE

Eligible candidates meeting the required qualifications and experience should send applications with detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV), and names and contact details of three (3) traceable referees to the e-mail address: [email protected] not later than 9th April, 2020.

“Position title must be indicated as the subject”

Jhpiego appreciates all candidates, Malawian candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Only applicants who meet the required qualifications will be considered.

Jhpiego is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to tough international child safeguarding standards.

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