To provide overall technical support in the planning, implementation and monitoring and evaluation project indicators for Strengthening the Quality, Accessibility, and Sustainability (SQAS) of the National Health Laboratory Services (NHLS) project implemented by THPS. Work with the project Principal Investigator, Project Coordinator and THPS Director of M&E to build the sustainable capacity of the National Health Laboratory System teams at national, zonal and regional lab levels in managing health information systems. This includes improving capacity in data management and use for program improvement.
Responsible for the overall coordination of NHLS project Monitoring and Evaluation activities
Develop project indicators and project management plans for effective monitoring of project performance.
Coordinate and monitor work plans implementation outputs and link with approved workplan indicators
Organize project data and reports for timely NHLS Project reports as required by the project PI
Provide technical support in the process of data quality assurance, data cleaning and summarization
Participate in the development of laboratory systems M&E tools and indicators
Provide inputs on project funding applications and renewals
Compile timely weekly, monthly and quarterly M&E activity reports
Liaise with NHLS Project Coordinator to coordinate support to the RHMTs and CHMTs on LIS Coordinate reporting of project reporting to PEPFAR, MOHCDGEC and Stakeholders
Perform other duty as required by the Supervisor
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree in epidemiology, biostatistics, computer science, public health, international health, or a related discipline. A background in a medical-related field is an advantage
Advance degree in epidemiology, biostatistics, public health or related discipline will be an added advantage
Working for 4+ years of experience in the design, implementation, and management of health monitoring and evaluation systems. HIV/AIDS epidemiological experience preferred. Experience with primary collection of clinical data, design of forms and data collection instruments, and data analysis is an advantage
Extensive experience with Microsoft Access and Excel and one or more of the following statistical analysis packages (SAS, SPSS, STATA)
Leadership skills, team building and good interpersonal skills
Excellent communications skills in English and Swahili
How to Apply
Interested applicants should send their application cover letter one-page maximum and CV four pages maximum to (firstname.lastname@example.org) by October 19th 2019 with a subject line for example: NHLS Project Coordinator. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Please do not attach any certificates when submitting online. THPS is an equal opportunity employer; Women, People Living with HIV/AIDS and People with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.