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  • Posted: Sep 16, 2019
    Deadline: Sep 27, 2019
  • John Snow, Inc., and the nonprofit JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc., are public health management consulting and research organizations dedicated to improving the health of individuals and communities in the US and around the globe.

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    Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

    Job Summary

    This is a full-time position that will be based in Takoradi, Ghana. The Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) Officer is responsible for tracking the progress in achieving results, progress in other process indicators, as identified by the project and required by USAID indicators, and plan and conduct special studies necessary to track those indicators. S/he is also responsible to ensure day-to-day management of the database and data entry. The M&E Officer will support the STO-MEAL in ensuring proper analysis and interpretation of data and identify programme areas needing corrective interventions. S/He will report to the STO-MEAL.

    Responsibilities and duties:

    • Ensure accurate and timely data entry, management, and analysis;
    • Facilitate data management training related to the Project activities;
    • Identify and provide ongoing capacity-building and M&E support to partner and GSCC technical project staff;
    • Ensure timely submission of data from partners and from the Care Continuum technical team leads Assist in the preparation of project reports;
    • Participate as necessary in community and facility surveys, including survey design, implementation, data entry, analysis, and report writing; and
    • Any other duty as assigned by the STO-MEAL

    Desired Qualifications:

    • A degree from a recognised institution/university/college or equivalent in Statistics, Population Studies, Health Information Management, Quantitative Economics, Public Health or similar field;
    • At least 4-6 years of work experience in the management of data, especially health data, preferably in M&E;
    • Computer skills in MS Excel, Access, Stata, and SPSS;
    • Willingness to travel, if needed;
    • Ability to work in a team setting;
    • Good organisation and electronic file management skills;
    • Good training and facilitation skills.
    • Experience working with USAID Missions, host country governments, USG health agencies and of USAID partner organisations desirable.
    • Excellent written and communication skills, as well as strong public presentation skills, including the ability to represent the project to key stakeholders.

    Method of Application

    Qualified persons are required to send their cover letter and Curriculum Vitae (CV) with the appropriate positions marked and also captured In the mail subject ' to:[email protected]

    • Please note that given the likely high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
    • No phone calls or drop-ins will be accepted.
    • JSI is en equal opportunity employer. All qualified individuals are welcome to apply
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